| Sep 25, 2012
| 11:07 AM
The Maryland Democratic Party asked the Office of Congressional Ethics on Tuesday to open an investigation into U.S. Rep. Roscoe Bartlett and Maryland Republican Party Chairman Alex Mooney over Mooney's dual role as a candidate and a congressional staffer...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 12:56 PM
McCormick & Co. Inc. has appointed an Eli Lilly and Co. executive to its board of directors, the Hunt Valley spice and flavoring company said Wednesday.
The appointment of Jacques Tapiero, a Lilly senior vice president and president of emerging markets,...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:25 PM
After more than 31/2 years of bitter legal conflict, the judge in Tribune Co.'s bankruptcy case said he would approve a plan to transfer ownership of the Chicago media company to a group of hedge funds and banks based in Los Angeles and New York.
| Nov 30, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Sometimes you just don't know whether to laugh or cry.
At its meeting on Nov. 20, the Columbia Association Board of Directors voted to pay for a lobbyist to the Maryland General Assembly for all of Columbia's 10 village homeowners associations (HOAs),...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 9:00 AM
In less than two weeks, students will report to St. Vincent Pallotti High in Laurel for the first day of school. The challenge for the new principal who will greet them is to make sure everything's ready for the first bell.
"There's a lot to do before...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 1:27 PM
After a period of transition that saw its longtime school superintendent retire and infighting among school directors, members of the Howard County school community are hopeful that the new board members will work well together as they shape the county'...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:02 PM
In one sense, last week's approval of Question 6, a referendum on the Civil Marriage Protection Act, came too late for Homeland residents Lisa Polyak and Gita Deane, the lead plaintiffs in an unsuccessful lawsuit that presaged same-sex marriage in...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 9:32 AM
As the 300th anniversary of the deeding of My Lady's Manor draws near, the Manor Conservancy has invited a special guest to its annual meeting on Oct. 23 in Monkton.
Charles Calvert, Third Lord Baltimore, will speak about the 10,000 acres he once...
| Apr 26, 2012
The seven candidates running for three Havre de Grace council seats in the May 8 election come from diverse backgrounds and offer different ideas about how they hope to serve the city.
Four are newcomers to politics – three from the relatively...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Central Maryland has a lot to celebrate.
This past week, hundreds of nonprofits across the region joined their voices to say "thank you" to the thousands of volunteers who selflessly give their time, effort and expertise each day as part of National...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Mount St. Joseph High School announced Jan. 17 that a unanimous vote by its board of directors led to the appointment of George Andrews Jr. as its next president.
Andrews will begin his three-year term in July, according to a release from the school.
| May 1, 2012
| 11:58 AM
Havre de Grace's annual election season is drawing to a close as, on Tuesday, city voters will choose three people to serve on the city council from a field of seven candidates in what has been one of the more active campaigns in recent years.
On May 8,...