| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:49 AM
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 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 5, 2014
| 11:26 PM
Sophomore goalkeeper Tyler White made 16 saves as Towson took a narrow lead late in the first quarter and kept ahead of No. 18 Massachusetts for a 6-5 win Saturday.
The visiting Tigers (8-3, 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association) scored their last goal with...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 4:17 AM
A 72-year-old man was killed and another man injured in a home invasion in Salisbury early Wednesday morning, Maryland State Police said.
The victim was identified as Donald G. Mariner, who was pronounced dead in his home in the 27000 block of Pemberton...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Is Ocean City the most dangerous place to live in Maryland? Even more dangerous than Baltimore?
The surprising answer is yes, at least according to analysis by Movoto, a California-based real estate brokerage firm known for its data-based research of...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:59 PM
Loyola Maryland shooters went cold over the final 2:53 of overtime as host Army outscored them 11-0 and won, 56-45, Saturday.
The loss marks the second time this season that the Greyhounds (5-16, 2-8 Patriot League) forced overtime but lost to the Black...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Gregory E. Thornton, the superintendent of Milwaukee's public schools, was named on Tuesday the next CEO of the Baltimore City school system.
Thornton, 59, who was in the running for Baltimore superintendent in 2007 when Andrés Alonso was hired, has...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...