| Jan 22, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Baltimore's speed and red light camera system has experienced a near-complete shutdown during what city officials are calling a problematic transition to a new contractor, records show, and the new vendor says it could take four months to get its system...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Key lawmakers say that Maryland's speed camera law will get a hard look during the coming General Assembly session and that changes are likely.
In the wake of problems exposed in Baltimore's program, a House committee chair also said that city leaders...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Last Monday, the United States celebrated the 50th anniversary of the seminal Supreme Court case of Gideon v. Wainwright. The next day saw the Maryland Senate vote to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana. There is a synchronicity...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 10:21 AM
With Ravens free safety Ed Reed being fined $55,000 for his unnecessary roughness penalty stemming from a hit on New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz, coach John Harbaugh opined that there's still room for improvement in the NFL's discipline...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 12:35 PM
Veteran safety Ed Reed was not the only Raven fined for actions during the team's 33-14 victory over the New York Giants last week.
Ravens left tackle Michael Oher was fined $10,000 for a chop block on Giants defensive end Mathias Kiwanuka early in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Catonsville developer Steve W. Whalen Jr. pleaded guilty Thursday in Baltimore County Circuit Court to five counts of election-law violations for illegally funneling money to a county councilman's campaign and exceeding political contribution limits....
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:27 AM
The Harford County Liquor Control Board accepted fines last week from three restaurants that sold alcohol to minors and approved the closure of an Aberdeen hotel's restaurant and nightclub.
Three eateries paid fines for liquor violations totaling $2,...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 1:45 PM
County Executive Ken Ulman's support for Merriweather Post Pavilion's proposed legislation HoCo 9-13 contradicts his "make good government even better" commitment and all his core priorities:
Public safety and education: Noise causes carbohydrate...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:23 AM
As Harford County's law enforcement officials consider whether to start using cameras to enforce speed limits in school zones, they'd do well to consider not only the embarrassing experience of Baltimore City's speed camera program, but also the mixed...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 4:00 AM
From The Aegis dated March 31, 1988:
Daylight saving time was much later 25 years ago, with the day to spring forward was not until April 3. But spring was certainly on its way this week, with warmer weather and some showers spurring on the early season...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Mr. St. Peter's recent letter (March 14) opposing fines on BGE and Pepco for their power failures during last summer's derecho missed the mark in several ways.
First, the legislature gave the PSC the authority to fine monopoly utilities which fail to...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 12:50 PM
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Cary Williams indicated he hasn't been fined yet by the NFL for his late hit on Denver Broncos wide receiver Eric Decker.
Williams tackled Decker well out of bounds in the fourth quarter and was penalized for unnecessary...