| Feb 2, 2012
| 1:31 PM
In delivering his annual state of the county address, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman touted the usual accomplishments — Howard's AAA bond rating, good schools, safe neighborhoods, etc. But this year, he said, it's not enough to say that Howard...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 3:48 AM
Today's forecast calls for sunny skies with a high near 52 degrees. It is expected to be partly cloudy tonight, with a low temperature around 37 degrees.
Check our updates for this morning's issues as you plan your commute.
| Feb 8, 2012
| 2:49 PM
Local business owner Nelson Malbone's proposal to run a snack bar at the Perryville-owned boat ramp was approved by town commissioners during Tuesday's town hall meeting.
Malbone had proposed his idea, which was unsolicited, during December's...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 1:40 AM
Fewer oysters died from shellfish diseases in Maryland waters last year than at any time in more than 25 years, state officials report, despite late-summer storms that wiped out bivalves in some upper Chesapeake Bay spots.
A fall survey of oyster bars ...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 7:47 PM
Pushing waterlogged belongings out the front door of her duplex, Suzy Cunningham trod over a buckle in the floorboards.
"Our porch went all to hell," she lamented as she cleaned up last month after Tropical Storm Lee. "Their ain't a floor in Port Deposit...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:10 PM
Heavy rain across Central Maryland Friday caused flooding, road closures and cancellations for the second time this month, and forecasters say there's more on tap through the weekend and into next week.
By 6 p.m., the intermittent, but sometimes...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:43 AM
The military's six-year-long BRAC process officially ended, with a formal celebration and plenty of self-congratulation. BRAC added six organizations to Aberdeen Proving Ground, 6,500 net jobs, 2.8 million square feet of new and renovated space on post....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:39 AM
The year that ends at midnight Saturday with the annual Duck Drop and fireworks at Havre de Grace Middle School was full of the good and the bad. There was the usual – mayoral elections in Aberdeen and Havre de Grace and heavy snowfalls. And the not...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 12:24 PM
Kneeling on a mound of dirt, trowel in hand, Smithsonian fossil preparator Steve Jabo carefully removed the excess earth that surrounded an unidentifiable dinosaur bone.
"You don't want to just start plunging through it with big shovels," he said while...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 5:20 PM
The weather is cooling, but activities for the 2011 Baby Boomer and Senior Expo are heating up.
Sponsored by Baltimore County Department of Aging, the expo will be held at the State Fairgrounds in Timonium on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Harford County is preparing to dole out $1.3 million to various departments for storm-related costs from last year's Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee, although it remains to be seen how much the county is reimbursed for storm damage.
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Emergency repair work on the shoreline where the Ma & Pa Trail meets Winters Run is expected to be completed by Friday.
A crew from Environmental Quality Resources LLC, of Arbutus, worked this week to temporarily reroute the stream in the vicinity of the...