| Apr 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Question: My passport will expire at the end of August. Because I travel for my job frequently and sometimes with little advance notice, I cannot be without a passport for the four to six weeks it will take to get a new one. Also, many visas I will be...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Edna Lee (Gall) Jones, 79, of Hagerstown passed away Monday, June 17, 2013, at her home with her loving family by her side.
Born July 8, 1933, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Charles Herman and Maybelle Edna (Norris) Gall.
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:55 AM
When Scott Schulte stopped at Pasadena Pawn and Gun last week to pick up his fifth firearm of the year, the Maryland State Police still hadn't finished his background check. The store let him take the pistol anyway.
"I figure I can use my discretion,"...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Homer and Thomasine Singo of Jenner Crossroads recently celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary.
They were married in the E.U.B. Church on Feb. 19, 1949, by the Rev. O.A. Wimer.
Thomasine is the daughter of the late James and Hannah Johnson. Homer...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 5:09 PM
Betty Jane Burger, 88, of Scarhill Road, Greencastle, Pa., passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital.
Born June 14, 1924, in Mercersburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Herbert Melvin and Jennie Belle (Cordell) Swope.
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A month after across-the-board federal spending cuts began, there are signs that one of the most troubling potential consequences for Maryland — the furloughing of federal employees — might not be as widespread as initially feared.
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
EVANSTON, Ill. — Thomas Z. Hayward Jr., a Northwestern University Life Trustee and past president of the Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA), was given the Alumni …...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Many consumers voluntarily buy more than one type of insurance from the same company so they can get a discount on premiums.
But what if an insurer wouldn't sell you a homeowner's policy unless you also purchased auto insurance from it, too?
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:41 PM
In the movies, Gotham City police required a giant spotlight to find Batman.
Montgomery County police didn't have to go quite so far, finding him cruising around in a Lamborghini Wednesday in Silver Spring and pulling the unidentified man over for not...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:08 PM
For Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, campaigning in Maryland on Tuesday represented something of a political homecoming.
It was nearly 20 years ago that Gingrich, then a Georgia congressman, hatched the outlines of the "Contract with...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Forget that third cup of coffee. Here's a track to give your Friday afternoon a brain-rattling burst of energy. OFF! is a sort of supergroup, but not the boring kind. This is a punk-rock band with velocity, songwriting chops and subversive vision.