| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Dan Millen remembers Darion Marcus Aguilar walking into his Rockville gun shop with an air of confidence and a wad of cash. Aguilar wanted a shotgun, which he said he planned to keep in his home for protection.
Aguilar's dress was nondescript, Millen...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Darion Marcus Aguilar was familiar with The Mall in Columbia. He hung around outside, smoking with small groups, police said.
The revelation Tuesday provided the first solid link between Aguilar and the shopping center at the core of this Howard...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:25 AM
"Ice skating has become the winter sport for Donleigh, now that the frozen flooded (purposely) field near the swimming pool offers a close, perfect opportunity. Several adults as well as children were seen...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Maryland's craft beer business is growing rapidly — at a rate of 35 percent a year — as consumers increasingly seek out independent brewers' new-style yet traditionally made beers.
"There is just an amazing level of interest in craft beer,...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:30 AM
It is despicable that Glenelg High School won't allow students to acknowledge the terrible loss of a young person as a result of bullying ("Blue ribbons for Grace," March 26).
It is a cowardly act on the part of the school to use the excuse that it...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:44 AM
A luxury apartment complex under construction in Rockville caught fire early Tuesday morning, escalating to three alarms as crews fought to get it under control, officials said.
The Gables Upper Rock Apartments, at 40 Upper Rock Circle in Rockville, has...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Although she has a full house — two dogs, one cat and twin 2-year-old daughters — Erin Proctor's Roland Park home smells great, she promises, even in the dead of winter, when the heat is cranked up and fresh air drifting through open windows...
| 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.