| Jul 18, 2014
Harry C. Rhodes, former Queen Anne's County schools superintendent who oversaw the peaceful integration of that county's schools and who played a pivotal role in the community college movement in the state, died Monday of heart failure at the University...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:22 PM
SURRY — Bacon's Castle in Surry is certainly known for its intriguing gatherings, and this weekend, history repeated itself.
Preservation Virginia, the nonprofit organization charged with helping to preserve and advocate for historical places like...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:40 AM
Anthony G. Brown claimed victories in 20 of Maryland's 24 jurisdictions in the Democratic primary, but rivals Douglas F. Gansler and Heather R. Mizeur can each point to some small consolations.
Gansler outpaced Brown in Carroll, Cecil and Queen Anne's...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:36 PM
A five-member team of students from Carroll County's Venturing Crew 202 won the 24th annual Maryland Envirothon — an outdoor natural resources competition that challenges students to identify and categorize living resources, perform soil surveys and...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 2:42 PM
The Hershey Company is accusing a state senator from Queen Anne's County of using chocolate-colored campaign signs to draw on its sugary "fame and equity" in a bid to drum up votes.
In a federal lawsuit filed last week, the Pennsylvania-based...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Severe storms brought hail and damaging winds through Maryland and much of the mid-Atlantic Thursday afternoon.
A tornado warning was issued until 5:15 p.m. for central Anne Arundel County, including Annapolis, Parole and the waters of the Severn River....
| May 22, 2014
| 9:23 PM
A line of potent storms prompted at least two tornado warnings in Maryland and dropped hail as large as golf balls Thursday afternoon.
One tornado warning was issued after 4 p.m. in the Annapolis area, with a storm showing rotation on radar moving across...
| May 27, 2014
| 2:51 PM
A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect across Central Maryland on Tuesday evening, with risks of hail and damaging winds.
Some severe storms formed by about 6 p.m., with storm warnings in Montgomery and Frederick counties and in Kent, Queen Anne's and...
| May 28, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Motorists traveling to Queen Anne's County on Wednesday should note that state transportation officials have reported an early morning crash that has shut down all southbound traffic on U.S. 301.
At 4 a.m., the state Department of Transportation reported...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 4:17 PM
A plan aimed at fixing a large number of failing household septic systems on Kent Island is stirring debate, as Queen Anne's County looks to permit roughly 600 new homes on the low-lying gateway to the Eastern Shore while hooking existing homes up to...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Residents of Montgomery County are the healthiest in the state, knocking Howard County out of the top spot, according to an annual report of health rankings released Wednesday.
Baltimore City was the unhealthiest, although it has seen improvements in...