| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Police officers rushed into the downtown parking garage, weapons drawn.
As Detective Anthony Fata sat bleeding from a leg wound, officers scrambled around corners and up stairwells, frantically searching for a "junkie-looking black male." The...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania recently released its list of Fall/Winter 2013 graduates.
Area graduates include:
Derek J. Beisel, Laurys Station, BSBA Business Adminisstration Marketing; Christopher Brogan, Allentown, BSBA...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Lutherville-based Mid-Atlantic Health Care, LLC closed last week on a $39 million deal to add a large skilled nursing and rehab facility in Pennsylvania to its rapidly expanding holdings.
Mid-Atlantic Health Care, founded in 2003, owns and operates 16...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Democratic Treasurer Rob McCord's campaign announcement speech today was a hit with supporters in the room at Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell. Republicans however, were not pleased with one section of the address. It wasn't the part...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:22 PM
At last count, there were eight Democrats vying to face Republican incumbent Gov. Tom Corbett in the 2014 election. But, it appears two Democrats are starting to pull away from the pack — maybe a littler earlier than expected. Not......
| Aug 14, 2013
| 2:25 PM
I try to avoid outdated pop culture references, but I dredge one up every semester as I lecture my college journalism classes not to let their stories bog down in repetitive direct quotations.
A news story should move forward, preferably at a breakneck...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:50 AM
A chant resembling a rally at a college stadium rang from a first-grade classroom at the Baltimore charter school KIPP Harmony Academy. "M-A-R-Y-L-A-N-D," the children sang, pumping their fists. "Maryland will win!"
This week's activity helped...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:24 PM
These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 3:50 PM
In the back of a busy highway department depot near BWI Marshall Airport, sign makers tell Maryland motorists where to get off.
And lots of other things.
The State Highway Administration sign shop fabricates 8,500 to 9,500 signs a year,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Calling "campus violence a reality" to prepare for, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced plans Thursday to spend $60,000 on the Clark Kent of teacher supplies: an innocuous-looking white board that can stop bullets.
The high-tech tablet...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:15 AM
A mysterious case of police officers losing control of their squad cars has been solved, leading to the recall of 355,000 Ford Crown Victorias -- including the Police Interceptor version -- Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Cars.