| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:19 PM
On Monday, as Kevin Maxwell pondered challenges awaiting as new CEO of Prince George's County schools, he reflected upon his seven-year tenure as Anne Arundel County Public Schools superintendent, saying he's proudest of programs he implemented, yet...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:56 PM
For nearly 20 years, I watched a landmark stone house deteriorate. Once one of the proudest addresses in the city, the home of the Druid Hill Park superintendent and later the Maryland Zoo director became vacant.
Trees began growing through its windows...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Kevin Maxwell grew up in Prince George's County, lives there, went to school there and spent years as a county teacher and principal. Now, after seven years as superintendent of Anne Arundel County Public Schools, he is coming back as the new Chief...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 1:47 PM
After years of frustration with a public school system whose performance stubbornly lagged behind others in the region, parents and students in Prince George's County may be seeing a glimmer of hope. The source of that hope is County Executive Rushern...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Anne Arundel County could have a new chief for its troubled Police Department within weeks, as County Executive Laura Neuman said she has narrowed the search to two Marylanders.
Neuman declined to identify the top candidates but said this week that she...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Fire Chief Christopher Scott Hurst of the Susquehanna Hose Company has successfully completed the process that awards him the professional designation of "Chief Fire Officer)." The Commission on Professional Credentialing (CPC) met Nov. 6 to officially...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley named Maryland's chief utility regulator to the state's intermediate appeals court Friday while elevating a member of the Public Service Commission to be its chairman.
O'Malley announced that he has appointed Douglas R.M. Nazarian,...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 8:48 PM
The last day of 2012 is the first of a new era for Tribune Co.
After spending more than four years embroiled in a contentious Chapter 11 bankruptcy case, the reorganized Chicago-based media company will emerge Monday under new owners and a newly...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Mental health rehabilitation and addiction treatment center Baltimore Behavioral Health Inc. has filed for bankruptcy protection because it owes more than $5.5 million to creditors and estimates its assets are less than $500,000, according to federal...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Until last month, M.J. "Jay" Brodie was the only person to hold the title of president of the Baltimore Development Corp. since it was organized in the mid-1990s into its current form, with a largely private-sector board of directors.
What the city's...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Ravens and Redskins will host playoff games Sunday, about 30 miles and 31/2 hours apart.
Hosting two of the NFL's four playoff games in Maryland offers something of an economic double shot for the state. The games bring an increase in local taxes,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 5:15 AM
At the close of 2012, the Reisterstown-Owings Mills-Glyndon Chamber of Commerce announced its plans to reorganize and restructure in an effort to "seek new directions and revitalize the organization." As such, the executive committee plans to take a...