| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:39 AM
A Maryland fugitive is in custody after his girlfriend's "like" of a Virginia sheriff's Facebook page led authorities to him.
The Tazewell County Sheriff's Office says 29-year-old Dyllan Otto Naecker was captured Wednesday at his girlfriend's residence...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A Carroll County commissioner has drafted legislation that would make English the county's official language — and if it passes, Carroll would become the third Maryland locality to enact such legislation this year, following Frederick and Queen...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The commissioners of Carroll County, Maryland, are solemnly considering a measure to make English the official language of their county, following the examples of Frederick County and Queen Anne's County.
Perhaps the best that can be said of the measure...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The Carroll County commissioners introduced a proposal Thursday to make English the county's official language and will schedule an evening public hearing to give all residents the opportunity to speak.
"We need good public input on this issue,"...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 4:56 PM
An Anne Arundel County judge sent a man to prison Wednesday for a series of paving scams in the county, calling Tommy Clack a "shameless swindler" who preyed on unsuspecting consumers.
Clack, 40, was sentenced to two years in prison and five years...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:05 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley's retooled proposal to limit development on septic tanks gets a hearing in Annapolis today, along with his other major green initiatives - increasing the "flush fee" to fix wastewater treatment plants and providing ratepayer subsidies...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Health officials said 8 more heat-related deaths occurred in Maryland, bringing the total for 2012 to 31.
The deaths, reported to the state between July 17 and July 24, include three men between the ages of 45 and 64, one each in Prince George's, Queen...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:12 PM
Gov.Martin O'Malleyhas requested federal disaster relief for 13 counties in the state that have experienced "widespread crop losses" this year due to drought and extreme heat.
In a letter dated Tuesday, O'Malley asked Tom Vilsack, secretary of theU.S....
| Aug 17, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Six Queen Anne's County residents have been diagnosed with a strain of swine flu that has been infecting people across the country, including many who have been attending state and local agricultural fairs, according to state health officials.
| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:34 PM
Class 4A-3A Championship Round
106 - Salvo (PEH) md Smith (THS), 8-0
113 - Leadbeter (NOC) d Savage (TUS), 5-4
120 - Harrell (BDN) d Colbert (NHG), 3-2
126 - Kraisser (CTN) md Alley (SRI), 14-4
132 - T. Goodwin (ARU) d Taylor (BAR), 9-4
138 - Sutton...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Former state Sen. Walter M. Baker, who had served in the legislature representing the upper Eastern Shore for more than two decades and also had been a Cecil County attorney, died Tuesday of complications from diabetes at Christiana Hospital in Delaware....
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:30 AM
A conservation group is warning that many of Maryland's counties are skirting a new state law requiring them to rein in development of rural lands.
1000 Friends of Maryland says that more than a third of the state's 23 counties have done little or...