| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:48 AM
There are monuments to leaders of the civil rights movement: the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, Thurgood Marshall.
But many say there has never been recognition for the "regular people" who took up the cause, who marched on Washington and...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Six weeks after taking over the U.S. Department of Labor, Marylander Thomas E. Perez is receiving praise from unions, concern from business leaders and hope from others that he will expand the agency's mission.
Perez, a former Maryland labor secretary,...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 1:01 PM
As two of the newest members of President Barack Obama's cabinet, we've both spent the past few months lending a fresh set of eyes and ears to the opportunities and challenges facing workers and American businesses. One concern facing both communities...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 8:34 PM
In Anne Arundel County, we celebrate Christmas on stages at Maryland Hall or Anne Arundel Community College's Kauffman Theater or St. John's College's Key Auditorium or the Chesapeake Arts Center and at several area churches.
Here is a rundown of...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:26 PM
Jim Cantore came to Baltimore looking for heavy snow, but all he got was some slush — plus a hot dog and a couple of six-packs of beer.
The Weather Channel personality follows extreme weather across the country, but the weather was less severe...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 5:15 AM
It's been a glorious season of performance on our local stages, and there are still a few opportunities to let music and dance carry us through the holidays.
Early this month we opened the season with Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company's...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
On the reality TV program "Shark Tank," investors bicker, maneuver and generally steal the thunder from aspiring entrepreneurs who come before them to pitch ideas.
Unlike the Tin Man who clanks and clatters as he nervously asks the Wizard of Oz for a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As he lay on the floor of his Southwest Baltimore grocery store, Benjamin Rubin's last words to his wife were "I've been shot."
Moments earlier on that April day in 1972, Welford Monroe and another young man stormed into B&S Food Market, ordered Rubin...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Impact fees totaling more than $21 million from the Maryland Live! casino in Hanover will pay for fire and police services, school renovations and a community health center, officials announced Wednesday.
Under state law, 5.5 percent of profits from slot...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Anne Arundel Community College has announced that a lecture this week by Laura Ling, the journalist held captive in North Korea, has been canceled for health reasons.
The lecture had been scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 2. Officials at AACC said they hope...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Employer groups can begin applying next week for grants from a new state program aimed at increasing workforce training.
Applications for Maryland's Employment Advancement Right Now program, known as EARN, are scheduled to go online at 2 p.m. Tuesday at...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:39 PM
A Glen Burnie attorney known locally for his family name and for his former job portraying Chuck E. Cheese is assuming the leadership of the county's lawyers organization, with a focus on cultivating its next generation of officers and enhancing its...