| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Population is growing in the Central Maryland's suburban counties, though Baltimore City is losing residents, according a state review of U.S. Census data.
The Maryland Department of Planning said Thursday that between July 2012 and July 2013,...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Convicted double murderer John Booth-El died in prison over the weekend, but a thorny debate outlived him: What should happen to the four other death-row inmates in legal limbo after the repeal of Maryland's capital punishment law?
| 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...
| 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 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...