| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:17 AM
With the longer days and extra sunshine come bands and fans from across the country lining up for one of Florida's several spring music festivals.
New this year is Big Guava Music Festival, May 2-4, in Tampa, an event indie music lovers have been...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Some not-for-profit hospitals in Connecticut are barely keeping their noses above water. State lawmakers should allow them to convert more easily to for-profit status so they can survive, but add reasonable safeguards against job losses and cuts in...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Thirty-five state lawmakers on Thursday issued a statement condemning Del. Jon S. Cardin for missing nearly 75 percent of his committee votes this year.
"As members of the Maryland House of Delegates and State Senate, we must comment on the recent...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:03 AM
He went west to the heartland in 1983 with a guitar and a penny whistle, a political troubadour who was 20 but looked more like 15. And when he arrived, they gave him a phone, a map and a list of names, and said, "Go win part of Iowa for our...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:08 PM
A nonprofit health clinic that serves more than 11,000 low-income clients at centers in Baltimore and Anne Arundel County is closing its doors at the end of the month.
Stacy C. Fruhling, interim CEO of People's Community Health Centers, blamed the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:45 PM
As Maryland's move to the Big Ten Conference approaches, the school is planning a broad marketing campaign that will include a new slogan (THINK B1G) and celebratory events on campus and in Baltimore, the Washington area and New York City.
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A springtime snowfall dampening their signs, if not their spirits, several hundred activists divided into opposing groups Tuesday on the plaza in front of the Supreme Court to make their own opening arguments over the Affordable Care Act.
The point of...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:38 AM
Nicole Vasseur, a 17-year-old rising senior at Ellington High School, has been racing at Stafford Motor Speedway for the past three years. Besides competing on the race track (with mostly male drivers), she is also about to compete for the title of Miss...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:49 AM
Griffin was never supposed to be a star. Given up to a kill shelter in Ohio during what his current owner, Gregg Boersma, believes was a foreclosure dispute, the Siberian husky mix seemed destined for euthanasia. Then Boersma saw his photo online and...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:30 PM
With a weekend deadline looming, a conservative group – shadowed by an equal rights organization – is making a final push in an uphill effort to collect enough signatures to force a ballot referendum on a transgender rights law scheduled to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:46 PM
A month after the merger of Rockville and United banks, there is already a change in top management.
J. Jeffrey Sullivan, president of the combined banks and United's former chief operating officer, has resigned to "pursue other professional interests."...