| May 2, 2014
Sunday, May 4
'Annapolis Idol' The finals of the Annapolis Opera's 25th anniversary vocal competition will be held beginning at 3 p.m. at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. Eight finalists will compete for prizes from $600...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Mitch Kuykendall wasn't thinking about the shrinking federal budget or the latest partisan squabbles on Capitol Hill when he climbed a ladder propped up against a burning apartment building in Maryland City last July.
He was, he said, just doing his...
| 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...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Maryland's unemployment rate shot up in July when employers cut 9,000 jobs — one of the largest losses in the country, the federal government said Monday.
The estimate from the U.S. Department of Labor suggests a slowdown in Maryland's economy,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:37 PM
"One voice! One community!" they chanted. And later, "Enough is enough!"
As rush hour traffic passed by, dozens of people joined hands at a gas station near Fort Meade on Monday to remember a man killed this month while trying to earn a living....
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:19 AM
All lanes have been reopened on MD 27 in Westminster on Wednesday morning with the clearing of a two-vehicle collision at Stone Chapel Road, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All lanes have been reopened on MD 175 at Fort Meade with...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Prosecutors in the military case against five accused Sept. 11 plotters urged a judge Monday to reverse his decision to allow a separate trial for one of the defendants, who has shown signs of severe mental problems after years of incarceration at CIA...
| 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...