| Jun 16, 2013
The commanding officer gathered his soldiers early Saturday morning, brought them to attention and delivered details of their mission.
The young men and women saluted, snatched up their arms and occupied the perimeters of a stretch of unfriendly terrain....
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:43 AM
It was a busy 2012 for members of Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company, who responded to 948 fire calls and 1,084 medic calls during the year, including some high-profile incidents.
"The members and the community of Kingsville can be very proud of the fact...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Unlike Wednesday's snowstorm that failed to materialize amid forecasters' dire predictions, the Blizzard of '93 roared into Maryland the weekend of March 13-14 with a wallop, dumping a foot of snow on Baltimore while raking the state with almost...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
For the better part of four years, Air Force Maj. Gen. John Borling lived in a cell that was about 21/2 paces wide and 31/2 paces long. There were no windows and little ventilation, except for three small holes. One of the holes contained a naked light...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:48 PM
On the job as a member of the Coast Guard, Ryan Kazmarek said he learned responsibility and discipline. But when he was off duty, the Dundalk man struggled with a "work hard, party hard lifestyle" that led him to alcoholism and — after he left the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 9:30 AM
When will the raising of fees, taxes and tolls on the average Maryland taxpayer be enough? When will the real leaders in Maryland politics rise up and speak against these ever more burdening costs to an already struggling electorate? I just don't get it....
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley has appointed Brig. Gen. Linda Singh to head the Maryland Army National Guard.
Singh, currently director of the Maryland National Guard's joint staff, will be the first woman and the first African-American to command the Army...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:54 PM
A Baltimore police trainee was injured Tuesday morning when a fragmented bullet struck his thigh during target-shooting practice.
The incident occurred about 10:50 a.m. during a training exercise at a facility on the Maryland Army National Guard base in...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:03 AM
The second the new Miss America was announced, the Internet did what it sadly does best -- let the racists out of the woodwork.
The new Miss America is Nina Davuluri, a 24-year-old Indian-American who is the first Miss America of Indian descent. Her...
| Sep 18, 2013
MOYNIHAN, LAZZERI AND LACKEY: Navy Midshipman who recently completed "Plebe" Summer at the U.S. Naval Academy are: Kaitlan A. Moynihan, daughter of Sheila H. and Patrick B. Moynihan of Bel Air and a 2013 graduate of C. Milton Wright High School of Bel...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:33 PM
When Sgt. Jason Hoster deployed to Kuwait last year, the $500 checks supported his father while he underwent chemotherapy for lung cancer. During an earlier tour in Afghanistan, the cash helped his mother cover expenses.
Those grants came from the...