| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Can Baltimore continue to do what it takes to become a thriving metropolis like Boston and San Francisco, or are we destined to be stuck in the Detroit-Cleveland post industrial doldrums? That question may well be answered by political and civic leaders...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:00 AM
After the rough-and-tumble Republican primary for Anne Arundel County executive this spring, the general election has proved a relatively low-key affair pitting the affable former sheriff, Democrat George Johnson, against a successful businessman and...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Democrat Ken Ulman, dressed in Lucky jeans and a polo shirt, strode to the entrance of Robinson Nature Center, excited to give a tour of one of his favorite accomplishments as Howard County executive.
"This is really what I get giddy about," said Ulman,...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Alberico F. Lamasa, who participated in the D-Day landing in France on June 6, 1944, and later owned several Baltimore bars, died Thursday at Manor Care Towson of complications from pneumonia. He was 93.
The son of Sicilian immigrants Matteo Lamasa, a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Maryland's prison officials are looking for a few good men, and women, to serve as corrections officers in the state's detention centers.
Recruiters from the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services have been visiting military...
| Sep 26, 2014
Diabetes living healthy
The University of Maryland Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology will offers classes on healthy living through nutrition and exercise. Classes will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1; 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 10;...
| Sep 26, 2014
Classes at hospital
Howard County General Hospital will sponsor the following classes at the HCGH Wellness Center, Suite 100, 10710 Charter Drive, Columbia unless otherwise listed. Advanced registration for all programs at hcgh.com. Information: 410-740-...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:05 AM
All lanes are open on Interstate 83 in Parkton with the clearing of a two-vehicle collision at the MD 137 (Mount Carmel Road) exit on Tuesday morning, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Lanes are also open on MD 175 West in Fort Meade,...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:22 AM
The Maryland Department of Transportation has been awarded $10 million in federal funding to widen a stretch of Route 175 in Anne Arundel County that is contributing to congestion around an expanding Fort Meade.
The Transportation Investment...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:04 AM
David Hart is a bit of an anomaly in the world of fashion. In an industry dominated by larger-than-life personalities, fickle taste and cutthroat politics, he prefers to play nice, stay cool and let his work do the talking.
"I really appreciate all...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Hiring by Maryland's largest employer — the federal government — has fallen by more than 40 percent nationally over four years, and the state's job market is feeling the pain.
Years of tightening budgets have brought federal hiring to the...