| Apr 12, 2014
| 12:01 PM
John M. Rusnak was preparing to open a ZIPS dry cleaning business in Pasadena when a job seeker walked in from a nearby drug recovery house. The applicant had little experience, was recovering from a heroin addiction and had a misdemeanor charge on his...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Orbital Sciences Corp. and Alliant Techsystems Inc. said Tuesday that they plan to merge in a $5 billion deal, creating a new aerospace and defense company called Orbital ATK Inc. that will employ 4,000 people in Maryland and Northern Virginia.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Harold D. Petty Sr., a retired Maryland state trooper whose career spanned 25 years, died Friday of cancer at his farm in Darlington, Harford County. He was 76.
The son of farmers, Harold Dean Petty Sr. was born in Galax, Va., and moved with his family...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:27 PM
An intensive care unit nurse in a small-town hospital on the Eastern Shore suspected that a patient had necrotizing fasciitis, the so-called "flesh-eating" disease.
The condition is rare. Even experienced intensive-care doctors seldom see it, and, since...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Charles Alexander Sconion Jr., 24, of the 200 block of East Bel Air Avenue, was charged Friday with possessing a drug other than marijuana, possessing drugs with intent to distribute and possessing drug paraphernalia.
Mikaele Matagi Mataese,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:58 PM
The University of Maryland Medical System will provide management services to Union Hospital in Elkton, the latest in a series of partnerships state hospitals are forming as they prepare for changes in the health reimbursement system.
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:41 PM
St. Maria Goretti was poised to upset No. 2 Mount St. Joseph with 12 seconds left in the game. But two turnovers led to four free throws from Jordan McNeil as the Mount St. Joseph basketball team won, 68-65, at the Baltimore Catholic League...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:05 PM
It should be relatively easy to get voters in the Parkland School District to approve a new tax to fund a new library.
The levy would hit the owner of a home assessed at $100,000 with an extra $19 a year, which is peanuts in most of the affluent...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Maryland employers cut 8,900 jobs in September and October, almost entirely before the partial federal shutdown, according to data released Friday.
The U.S. Department of Labor, which released both months at once as a result of shutdown delays, said the...
| Dec 7, 2013
Date: Oct. 18
Her story: Danielle Snyder, 27, grew up in Elkton. She works in marketing at Remline Corp. in Newark, Del. Her parents, Joe and Linda Snyder, live in Cecilton.
His story: Alexander "Alex" Lloyd, 27, grew up in Halethorpe. He is a...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Delaware Valley Christian was supposed to be Imhotep Charter's Week 5 opponent, but a brawl the week before with Roxborough prevented that. Imhotep Charter coach Albie Crosby could have taken the forfeit win and move on. Instead, he broke a......