| 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...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:38 AM
Baltimore County Police reported on Friday morning all but one lane on Belair Road is shut down in both directions between Wholesale Club Drive and Dunfield Road due to a 24-inch water main break.
Police reported lanes closed in both directions at 6:42...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Sparse crowds greeted Friday's opening day meet for the live horse racing season at Laurel Park.
The glass-enclosed grandstand, with aging yellow and orange stadium-style seats, was hot and nearly deserted. A smattering of fans watched races from a patio...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:39 AM
Countless sailors, soldiers, airmen and Marines, along with civilian specialists, have passed through the heavily guarded gates of the National Security Agency just down the pike from Baltimore in the world's safest suburb — Fort Meade. I served...
| Aug 22, 2014
Event at Annapolis Elementary celebrates revitalized facility
Along with anticipation for the new school year, students at Annapolis Elementary School have something extra to be excited about: new classrooms, new computers and, in many ways, a new...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Baltimore high school football fans will have no shortage of former players to follow this college season.
There are 102 local players — from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene had served more than three decades in uniform without a combat tour when he got the assignment last year: He was wanted in Kabul to help train the Afghan National Security Forces.
Jim Costigan, a former co-worker, golf partner...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:20 PM
An Army judge at Guantanamo Bay reversed himself Wednesday, deciding that all five Sept. 11 defendants would be tried together after prosecutors objected that a separate trial for one would be too much for victims to bear.
But the judge, Army Col. James...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Hundreds of mourners bid farewell Thursday to Maj. Gen. Harold J. Greene, the highest-ranking Army officer killed in combat since the Vietnam War.
General Greene, a former leader at Aberdeen Proving Ground who was shot to death last week in Afghanistan,...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Edgar Nash III, a retired real estate broker who had been associated with the old Morgan Millwork Co., died of heart disease Sept. 2 at the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center in Easton. The St. Michaels resident was 86.
Born in Richmond, Va., he...