| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:08 PM
Myrtle Emma Phoenix Briggs, 94, of Sabilisville and formerly of Gaithersburg, Md., died Monday, Feb 25, 2013. The service will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Green Valley in Monroveia, Md., with Pastor Michael Yoho leading the...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Editors note: The spotlight features South Floridians On The Move in their recently appointed positions.
Who: S. Chloe Bedenbaugh, 52, Delray Beach
From: Director of human capital at PRIZM, Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Proving the “validity of photography as an art form,” more than 250 people attended an awards ceremony for the 80th annual Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts Sunday afternoon.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The state will be raising the speed limit from 55 mph to 60 mph next month on the Intercounty Connector, Maryland's first all-electronic toll road.
The decision Monday by the Maryland Transportation Authority came after more than six months of study...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Hagerstown Community College and local law enforcement officials have been talking about starting a police academy on the HCC campus for four years.
Those talks will come to fruition March 18, when the first class is scheduled to begin.
John King, a 30-...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 8:42 AM
Montgomery County Police are investigating a fatal crash overnight in Gaithersburg.
Police say a Honda Civic was driving south on Snouffer School Road just after 12 a.m. Sunday when it crossed into the northbound lanes. The car struck a 2009 Nissan. ...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 11:15 AM
When celebrity couple Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds were wed in a secret ceremony this year, the actors skipped the splashy Hollywood venue.
Instead, their reported 17th-century location in South Carolina boasted an onsite mansion, gardens and a working...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:15 PM
A Chinese national selling plastic bags, restaurant supplies and other merchandise from China out of a warehouse in Baltimore was sentenced to 16 months in prison Wednesday for dodging customs duties on the imported products, according to the Maryland U....
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:59 PM
A Montgomery County official has asked the Maryland Transportation Authority to halve the "outrageous" tolls on the Intercounty Connector to boost traffic on what he calls an "underused" highway.
County Councilmember Phil Andrews, a long-time ICC...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 9:14 AM
Grotech Ventures will be the first venture capital firm to invest in Maryland startup companies using $12 million in state money as part of the InvestMaryland program, state economic development officials said Wednesday.
The firm was selected based on...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 3:00 AM
When 7-year-old Annie Steig found out her drawing of a watermelon was going to be published in Highlights magazine, she and her mother made a racket in the kitchen.
“We kind of ran around the kitchen and screamed a lot,” said Annie’s...