| Jan 26, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Maryland’s disparity grant program was created more than two decades ago to provide state aid to less wealthy areas of the state.
The policy was aimed at giving counties that have lower revenues from local income tax an opportunity to get money...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 8:04 PM
Saturday, December 15, 2012
Westtown, Pa. 51, Saint James 44
POTOMAC, MD. — Saint James fell for the second straight game at the Bullis Invitational Tournament on Saturday, losing to Westtown, Pa., 51-44.
Fred Slater led the...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 8:02 PM
Sunday, December 16, 2012
National Christian 71, Goretti 60
WASHINGTON — Martin Geben had 22 points and 11 rebounds, but a slow start doomed St. Maria Goretti in a loss to National Christian in the DMV Elite Holiday Classic at...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 5:10 PM
University System of Maryland chancellor Brit Kirwan acknowledged Friday that the Board of Regents violated Maryland’s open meetings act by secretly convening to discuss the University of Maryland’s move to the Big Ten, but said the group...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 2:38 PM
The DNA of a battle that helped turn the tide of a war going horribly wrong for America lay buried just six inches below the surface in a Kent County cornfield.
For nearly two centuries, the musket balls, canister shot and other artifacts from intense...
| Nov 22, 2012
| 1:47 PM
Dr. Philip J. Ferris, former longtime chairman of the department of surgery at Franklin Square Medical Center, died Nov. 8 of cardiac arrest at his Lutherville home. He was 79.
"He was just a great man. He was down-to-earth and fun, but at the same...
| May 13, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Obligation is the appropriately named Anne Arundel County estate owned by retired attorney John F. Wilson Jr. The vast chunk of property on which his 17th-century home stands was a land grant issued in 1671 by Charles Calvert to Thomas Stockett, who had...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:12 PM
Concrete that once blocked fish from swimming up the Patapsco River to spawn has a new life as home for aquatic creatures at the bottom of the Chesapeake Bay.
Water cannons blasted chunks of the demolished Simkins Dam off a barge Wednesday, completing...
| May 19, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Emergency personnel in Queen Anne's County on Maryland's Eastern Shore scrambled this afternoon to check out reports of a tornado in the northern portions of the county. But Kevin Aftung, the director of emergency services says his crews have found......
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:43 PM
What's it like to live in a design laboratory?
Local furniture craftsman David Wiesand knows. He created one at his Mount Vernon home, spending years renovating the historic property and trying out a variety of decor and styles.
The finished space ...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 5:23 PM
— Long before Austin "Jack" DeCoster became a central figure in one of the largest egg recalls in history, he had paid more than $10 million in fines and lawsuit settlements, his eggs were banned in one state and quarantined in another, and he was...