| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:10 AM
When the Orioles open their season Friday, it's a safe bet that while many in attendance will be rooting for the home team (and some for the visitors, alas), all will appreciate the venue. Oriole Park at Camden Yards has remained one of the great...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Amid all the hoopla about the budget and gambling, some significant bills that had been held up until the last day began making progress through the General Assembly.
Among the bills whose proponents were trying to beat the clock was the administration's...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Maryland has taken the first step toward replacing its two travel plazas on Interstate 95 north of Baltimore with expansive, airy welcome centers filled with amenities and operated by a company with years of experience serving travelers.
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:15 PM
The multimillion-dollar contract to turn Maryland's travel plazas on Interstate 95 over to an out-of-state company is being challenged by a Bethesda-based firm that says the bidding process favored the eventual winner.
HMSHost has filed a protest with...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
It's hip these days for everyone from world leaders to the Occupy Wall Street crowd to attack free-market, limited-government capitalism as wild and in need of control because it's supposedly the cause of the world economic collapse. This is a myth. It'...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:58 PM
SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Pat Quinn’s next move to open a potential third airport in the south suburbs is a call for private developers, air carriers and would-be tenants to gather for a forum next month with state transportation officials to...
| Jul 21, 2014
Students at Chesapeake Science Point wait for the bus, just like their public school counterparts.
But the parents of the charter school students, unlike those of students at any Anne Arundel County public school, will pay this year to put their children...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:05 AM
To the editor: Perhaps the most successful Great Streets program to date is in Washington. In 2006, I served on an Urban Land Institute panel that helped the nation's capital implement its Great Streets program. ("Mayor sets out to transform L.A....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Members of the American Postal Workers Union are launching protests Thursday in 27 states to decry a partnership between the U.S. Postal Service and office supply company Staples Inc. to run postal counters at its retail stores.
The agreement between...
| Jun 5, 2014
Carroll County government staff have complained that they are not being provided enough money or manpower to maintain or improve the county's infrastructure.
As a result, county roads, water and sewer systems, facilities, buildings, parking lots and...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:34 PM
With more than $270 million already spent and more on the line, state transportation officials are working against the clock to keep the state's U.S. 460 project from becoming an unmitigated disaster.
Not an inch has been paved. Taxpayers have already...