| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's comments about how parents of daughters may respond differently to underage drinking drew a sharp rebuke Monday from a political rival.
Del. Heather Mizeur, like Gansler a Democrat from Montgomery County,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:14 AM
As of 9:15 a.m. Friday, the Maryland Department of Transportation reports that the accident in Anne Arundel County on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway south at Route 175 has been cleared, and no lanes are affected.
MDOT cameras are generally showing that...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
It's up to Gov. Martin O'Malley, Maryland's top Democrat, to choose the next Republican senator from the Upper Eastern Shore.
On Thursday the two candidates -- Del. Michael D. Smigiel Sr. of Cecil County and Del. Steve S. Hershey Jr. of Queen Anne's...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler's campaign for governor will officially begin on Sept. 24.
Gansler's campaign has planned a six-day, 17-stop series of announcements beginning in Rockville, according to an email that will be sent to...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 2:00 AM
I just returned from a pleasant trip to the mountains and rivers of Garrett County to the dismaying news that a group of conservative Republicans want Garrett and four other Maryland counties to break away and form the 51st state so they can live...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Heather Mizeur picked up her first endorsement from a Baltimore elected official Monday as veteran City Councilwoman Mary Pat Clarke gave her blessing to the Montgomery County delegate's insurgent campaign.
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:02 PM
After a traditional Christian service Sunday, the Rev. Terrence Alspaugh stepped outside his historic stone church and faced a collection of motorcycles.
The congregation of this little church by the Baltimore County woods formed a circle. They bowed...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:22 PM
After rolling out a four-phase, early-childhood education plan, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Del. Heather Mizeur addressed what she called the state's "sloppy transition" to the Common Core this year.
The Montgomery County delegate called the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:16 AM
Donors give billions of dollars every year to higher education, and, in many ways, they are the lifeblood of our colleges and universities. When it comes to college giving, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's philanthropy to Johns Hopkins University...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:45 PM
With the 10th year of the modern Maryland bear hunt approaching, state bear biologist Harry Spiker, who has managed the hunt since its return after a 51-year absence, reflected in an interview with The Baltimore Sun on what happened when the hunt...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 5:35 PM
The state's largest teachers union threw its support behind the gubernatorial candidacy of Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown on Saturday, passing over three other candidates who sought its endorsement.
Delegates to the Maryland State Education Association...