| Jul 6, 2013
Call it the battle of fried chicken versus made-to-order hoagies, both served with a side of gasoline.
Competition among convenience store chains in the Baltimore area has heated up as retailers vie to win over consumers by redefining and expanding...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:38 PM
The body of a Winchester, Va., man who drowned Thursday in the Shenandoah River was found Friday afternoon after an extensive search by personnel from four states, police said.
Josue Menendez, 30, was found about 120 feet from the river bank at the...
| Jun 30, 2013
If Union Gen. George Gordon Meade had had his way, the battle that changed the course of the Civil War would have taken place on Maryland soil.
A fight in a Pennsylvania crossroads town called Gettysburg wasn't in his plans for July 1, 1863. Nor was the...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 6:57 AM
McDonogh, freshman, 106 pounds
* Finished with a 38-9 record, including 15 pins, this season
* Won the MIAA A Conference title
* Won the Maryland Independent Schools title
* Eagles coach Pete Welch said he never gets rattled and always...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 5:47 AM
The Virginia Department of Transportation is asking drivers to use caution Monday morning.
Roads that appear wet may be icy and slippery.
Here is more information from VDOT’s regional districts:
The Virginia Department of Transportation&...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:53 PM
A few area schools received big honors from Richmond Wednesday.
The Board of Education Excellence awards were given to 51 schools across the state.
The only school in Roanoke City to receive the award was Crystal Spring Elementary.
It met all...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:05 AM
March snowfall is not uncommon in the Baltimore area, with 2 inches on average during the month. But some storms have dumped much more than that -- though it is typically wet snow that disappears quickly.
March storms in 1942, 1892, 1962 and 1993 rank...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
It was supposed to be both winter's last blast and Baltimore's first significant snowfall in two years, but stubbornly warm air took the "snow" out of Wednesday's snow day for many Marylanders.
While weather forecasts had the region preparing for the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Steven M. Smith, a respiratory therapist and outdoorsman, died Saturday from cancer at the Golden Living Center in Westminster. He was 56.
The son of a United Methodist minister and a social worker, Steven Montgomery Smith was born in Laurel. He was...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
As Carroll County's largest employer, Carroll County Public Schools should be considered a good investment, according to Superintendent Steve Guthriet.
During a Tuesday, Feb. 5, budget hearing and forum, one of several scheduled to be held around the...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:04 PM
Fat, wet flakes of snow mixed with cold rain slickened Wednesday evening commutes and slowed drivers around the region.
The snow was expected to be a nuisance come Valentine's Day morning, according to forecasts. Earlier expectations of a more...