| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:10 AM
More than 50 Maryland middle-schools students have been building a house during a summer camp in Annapolis — not a routine task for teens and preteens.
"I came here skeptical," acknowledged JJ Jennings, 13, a rising eighth-grader at the Key School...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Hundreds more problem properties in Baltimore are finding new buyers as the city steps up the use of decades-old law designed to root out negligent owners.
The law, which community groups pioneered in the early 1990s, allows property owners to be sued...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Four area high school athletes were named to the Florida High School Athletic Association's All-Academic Team on Monday.
The Benjamin School's Riley Burke, St. Thomas Aquinas' James Fraser, Sagemont's Andrea Martinez and Jupiter Christian's Lindsey...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Some celebrities have one charity they offer their name or their time to. Susan Sarandon is virtually awash in them. At any given time, she's involved with Habitat for Humanity, City Harvest, the ACLU, Heifer Intl. and Artists for Peace and Justice....
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:08 PM
WASHINGTON-- President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama watched their income fall and their federal tax rate go up in 2013, according to IRS returns released Friday by the White House.
In a joint filing, the couple reported an adjusted gross income...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:52 AM
There are many different kinds of people in the world with different personalities, likes and dislikes. The good thing is there are many kinds of volunteering options, and with a little research and digging around, one that you might enjoy the most or...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Sometimes documents aren't what they seem.
A spreadsheet detailing how Newport News City Council members dole out $14,000 in so-called table money fits this description.
The documents reviewed by the Daily Press cover spending on tables at galas and...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:39 AM
The hardwood floors, abundant light and meticulously crafted built-ins are what you notice first when walking into the Glastonbury home of Paul and Denise Reddington. But it's what's in the basement — and hidden under the lawn and inside the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Sarah Westgate has two very important jobs.
She's an operations assistant for American Bank in South Whitehall Township.
And she's mom to 10-year-old Ashley.
Because of the flexibility she's afforded at American Bank, she can balance both.
| Feb 9, 2014
| 9:40 PM
The world's airline industry has rebounded from the recession and expects 2014 to be the most profitable year on record, thanks to stable fuel prices and growing travel demand.
That's great news if you're an airline executive or shareholder. But don't...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Gina Kazimir of Bel Air formally filed her candidacy for Harford County Council District C on Feb. 7. Kazimir, a Democrat who lives in the Howard Park section of Bel Air, said she is offering a choice to move forward for voters in District C.