| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Melvin Ray Harris, a longtime employee of the United States Information Agency whose love of the outdoors led to stints with the National Park Service and as a volunteer at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and the National Aquarium, died May 24 at the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:55 AM
An Anne Arundel County judge agreed Thursday to drop state charges against a man accused of building bombs in his Glen Burnie home.
Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr. pleaded guilty in May to one federal firearms charge and faces up to 10 years in federal prison...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Federal officials are eying a large, vacant office building near Lexington Market on Baltimore's west side as a potential shelter for children caught entering the country illegally, an idea that met with resistance from several Maryland lawmakers on...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:18 AM
Donna Koczaja held up an index finger as she walked by a visitor to signal that she'd be back in a minute after checking on her order of passionflower at the dispensary down the hall.
After returning to the lobby of the Maryland University of...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:50 AM
In the new Marvel movie, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," Captain America (Played by Chris Evans) is seen coolly riding his new Harley-Davidson on the streets of D.C. While watching this, I can only think of one thing: Where is Captain America's...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Constance K. Rand, a homemaker and volunteer, died April 21 of respiratory failure at Union Memorial Hospital. The longtime Roland Park resident was 97.
The daughter of Herbert Waldemar Koehn and Dallas Huntington Rogers Koehn, Constance Huntington Koehn...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:17 PM
Jack McT. Dibler, a much-revered Howard County chemistry teacher who was also an avid Washington Capitals fan, died Tuesday of esophageal cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 63.
The son of a truck driver and a housekeeper, Jack...
| May 4, 2014
| 6:25 PM
A 4-year-old boy attending a birthday party in Glen Burnie drowned in Marley Creek Saturday after he wandered onto a backyard pier, Anne Arundel County police said.
Police identified the boy as Jaden Dixon of Glen Burnie.
The party, which the...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Five thousand workers at the University of Maryland Medical Center now have labor protections under the National Labor Relations Board thanks to a bill signed by Gov. Martin O'Malley Monday.
Local labor union 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:35 AM
When Maya Wise told her parents she wanted to spend her senior year taking graphic design classes at Howard County's Applications and Research Laboratory, her father didn't know what she was talking about. He had never heard of the ARL.
Or, so he...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
A patient-care technician for the University of Maryland Medical System must update his skills regularly to keep his job, but he hasn't seen an update in his salary. Another UMMS technician must work at least two jobs to have any money left after paying...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
A child's first birthday party was interrupted by gunfire in Severn on Thursday afternoon, Anne Arundel County police said.
Six adults and four children were celebrating the birthday in a home in the 8200 block of Marlton Court in the Stillmeadow...