| Apr 5, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Fabien Lefevre of Bethesda and Ashley Nee of Darnestown made the U.S. team that will compete at the ICF Slalom World Championship on Sept. 16-21 in McHenry, the first time the event will be held on American soil in 25 years.
Lefevre, a two-time...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Visitors to farmers' markets would be able to sample and purchase beer made by small Maryland brew pubs under a bill that received final General Assembly approval Thursday.
The House unanimously passed the measure, sending it to the governor. It is a...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:13 AM
A man accused of ramming and driving over a Maryland State Police trooper's vehicle in Salisbury last week was arrested Wednesday in Delaware, officials said.
Edwin L. Fletcher, 31, of Salisbury, was taken into custody without incident by Maryland State...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A manhunt continued Thursday for a suspect who rammed and drove over a Maryland State Police trooper's vehicle in Salisbury, an incident that prompted a lockdown at nearby Salisbury University.
Police shot at the suspect but it is believed that he was...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Salisbury University was placed on lockdown and a city-wide manhunt was underway late Wednesday evening after an officer-involved shooting near campus, police said.
Salisbury Police tweeted just before 10 p.m. that officers were involved in a shooting...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:07 PM
A man was fatally shot by state troopers in Salisbury Tuesday night after authorities said he struck and dragged a trooper with his car while trying to flee.
The man, who police identified as Winfield C. Fisher, 32, of the 6100 block of Westbrooke...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Key senators have put language in the state budget bill that would stall Maryland's efforts to limit one of the Chesapeake Bay's main pollutants, phosphorus.
The amendment by the Budget & Taxation Committee would prohibit the state from issuing new...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Hal Stuart was appalled to learn his son was dunked in ice water, beaten with a paddle and driven around blindfolded in a speeding car, all part of a 2012 fraternity initiation at Salisbury University.
Hoping to prevent other college students from...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Maryland officials should get more economic bang from the Wallops Flight Facility — just over the line in Virginia — by capitalizing on space tourism and the potential from unmanned aircraft, according to a new study.
The report, commissioned...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Adam Benesch, a co-founder of Union Craft Brewing in Hampden, would like to take his Duckpin Pale Ale to a farmers' market and let consumers taste and buy it.
John Knorr, co-owner of Evolution Craft Brewing in Salisbury, just wants to brew more beer....
| Feb 20, 2014
| 8:15 AM
A report released recently by the Guttmacher Institute shows a sharp decline in national abortion rates and strongly suggests it is due to increased access to birth control and fact-based sexual health information. We celebrate this news.
Right now we...