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Two entrepreneurs open Jailbreak Brewing Co. in North Laurel

Two entrepreneurs open Jailbreak Brewing Co. in North Laurel

Kasey Turner and Justin Bonner had high-powered, top-paying jobs running companies in Howard Co. for many years, but something was missing.

Towson University president takes leave of absence because of health issues

Towson University president takes leave of absence because of health issues

Towson University President Maravene Loeschke is taking a leave of absence through the end of the year because of "health and personal challenges," she wrote in...

Under Armour makes massive offer to try to pull NBA's Kevin Durant away from Nike, report says

Under Armour makes massive offer to NBA's Kevin Durant 

Package worth between $265 million and $285 million would be company's largest sponsorship deal.

Time to move the 'pickles' at the Maryland State Fair

Time to move the 'pickles' at the Maryland State Fair

Janice Coroneos calls them her "fair fairies," her small dedicated staff of furniture movers, glass polishers, banner hangers, exhibit arrangers and entry registrars.

HCC officials concerned over lack of reimbursement for tuition waivers

HCC officials concerned over lack of reimbursement for tuition waivers

Harford Community College lost nearly half a million dollars in revenue during the prior fiscal year because of tuition waivers community colleges across the state are required to grant.

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Hogan vows to eliminate taxes on pensions

Hogan vows to eliminate taxes on pensions 

Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan told residents of a retirement community Tuesday night that he wants to eliminate all state income taxes on pensions before the end of his administration.

Smithsonian accepts archival material from Baltimore's LGBT community center

Smithsonian accepts archival material from Baltimore's LGBT community center 

Items will be added to LGBT history collection at National Museum of American History in Washington.

Federal agencies set job applicant limits

Federal agencies set job applicant limits 

Paul Mincarelli has been trying for three years to get into international work for the federal government. He says he knows the odds are stacked against him.

It's time to pack the Yard [Baltimore Sports Report]

It's time to pack the Yard [Baltimore Sports Report]

The Orioles are asking you to come be a part of pennant fever, and they're sweetening the deal with a hot dog and a beer. What more do you...

Nearly 35 million Americans to travel for Labor Day, AAA predicts

Nearly 35 million Americans are expected to travel for Labor Day weekend this year, a slight...

Whole Foods Columbia opens

Howard County's first Whole Foods Market opened in downtown Columbia Wednesday.

Rehoboth restaurateur dies in motorcycle crash in India

Matt Haley, a prominent Delaware restaurateur and philanthropist, died late Tuesday following a...

No decision made on O.C. rentals

Ocean City officials plan to meet again...

Messenger nears Mercury crash landing; scientists race to collect best data 

Mission run from Johns Hopkins lab nears end after a decade in space.

Second patient alleges sexual assault by Dr. William Dando in lawsuit

A second patient at a Western Maryland urgent care center is accusing Dr. William Dando, a former...

Jacksonville Senior Center turns 35

What a difference 35 years has made to the Jacksonville Senior Center.

Councilman questions city's $1.6M prescription drug deal with Express Scripts 

A city councilman is questioning a $1.6 million deal for a St. Louis company to provide prescription...

Regents have open mind in search for next chancellor 

In the search for the next leader of the University System of Maryland, stakeholders are looking...

Drivers urged to avoid I-95 downtown for Ravens preseason game Saturday

Attendees of Saturday's preseason Ravens game at M&T Bank Stadium are encouraged to avoid Interstate...

Baltimore required to improve hiring policies and practices to comply with disabilities act 

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's administration settled a discrimination complaint brought by the U....

One-of-a-kind oboe belonging to BSO musician stolen 

Orchestra's principal oboist was vacationing in Montreal when her instrument went missing.

Immigration court speeds review of cases involving children 

Baltimore Immigration Court, facing an increase in the number of cases involving immigrant...

Two fatally shot in Baltimore

Baltimore homicide detectives on Wednesday were investigating two fatal shootings that occurred...

Man armed with knife shot by officers, dies

A 45-year-old man armed with a knife and suffering from self-inflicted stab wounds died Wednesday...

Maryland GDP lags nation in 2013 

Maryland trailed the national economy in three of four quarters last year, according to gross...

Dundalk man struck by car, dies

A Dundalk man died after he was struck by a car when he attempted to cross Belair Road Tuesday...

2 adults, 2 children hurt in Aberdeen crash taken to trauma centers

Four people were taken to regional trauma centers after a crash at Old Philadelphia Road and Short...

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More harm than good from crab ban, experts say  - August 21, 2014 - Angus Phillips, an inveterate Annapolis-area crabber, joined my call for a moratorium on the harvest of blue crabs from the Chesapeake...

Jacques Kelly

Jacques Kelly

Baltimore's Algonquin apartments return to earlier splendor  - August 8, 2014 - As I walked into the building generations of Baltimoreans knew as 11 East Chase, my memories of this venerable structure flashed back. The...