| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Roland Park Civic League has scheduled a public meeting March 14 to talk about options — or lack thereof — for broadband Internet connectivity in north Baltimore.
"There is so little competition and we suffer in price because of that,"...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:13 PM
A longtime deacon at a Fullerton church was charged Friday with possessing "numerous files of child pornography," Baltimore County police said.
William Steven Albaugh, 67, a deacon at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church on Belair Road, was arrested at his...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:27 AM
The 27th season of the Prince George's County Public Schools Science Bowl television program is coming to a close, and two Laurel-area elementary schools are in the running to take the top prize.
Only two games in the elementary division remain, and...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Eileen B. Graeff, a retired Verizon marketing and sales associate, died Feb. 18 from breast cancer at her Ellicott City home. She was 66.
The former Eileen Buss was born and raised in Hagerstown, where she graduated in 1964 from North Hagerstown High...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 7:45 AM
If you're in a business that seeks to influence government policies in Baltimore, chances are you've hired the lobbying firm of Harris Jones & Malone.
Various companies have on file with the city ethics board a total of 56 forms stating that they are...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Phone and Internet service have been restored to nearly 400 residents in the Guilford and Tuscany-Canterbury area, a Verizon spokeswoman said Saturday.
The area was without service since Monday, when a Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. subcontractor digging...
| May 14, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The Army is moving forward with converting an old building on the Aberdeen Proving Ground into a water source to provide 3 million gallons of water daily, Aberdeen city manager Doug Miller said.
The post has one, 500,000-gallon water tank, which has...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Internet could eventually be as ubiquitous as the air we breathe if the Federal Communications Commission moves forward with a plan to allow free access to an unused portion of the broadcast spectrum. The WiFi networks that would flourish on that...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 12:24 PM
'Tis the season of light and joy. 'Tis also the season when mishaps and malfunctions are more noticeable.
This year it began right before Thanksgiving. The night before Thanksgiving, five burglaries and three larcenies took place in the neighborhood,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Employees at General Motors' plant in White Marsh have an unusual workplace benefit. Anyone who drives an electric car can plug it in to charge while they work.
At the plant, which produces transmissions and electric motors, workers can park their...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This week, the United States, Canada, and the 27 countries in the European Union "celebrated" Internet Privacy Day. However, it seems there is little to really celebrate; the past few years have given rise to the largest increase in electronic wiretapping...
| Dec 2, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Dez Wells could joke about the turnovers now. It was easier to digest the five miscues — and the good-natured, locker-room scolding he got from his coach — after the sophomore topped his career high in points for the second straight game as...