| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Constitutional lawyers said Tuesday that a recent federal court decision overturning a portion of Maryland's gun-control law will likely be upheld on appeal and called the ruling groundbreaking given the liberalism of the state from which it came.
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The first apology by Rush Limbaugh, posted on his website over the weekend, sounded forced, qualified, almost defensive. The second, broadcast live on his Monday show, sounded sincere and heartfelt.
Rush Limbaugh did something not usually associated with...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:15 PM
On a day that the storm Sandy kept most of the region indoors, Howard school board candidate Robert Ballinger saw an opportunity. With Election Day about a week away, he figured he'd reach out via email to Howard residents who were likely at home...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Voters in Howard County elected two incumbents and a first-time challenger to the school board on Tuesday.
Incumbent Janet Siddiqui took the top spot, followed by first-time candidate Ann De Lacy and fellow incumbent Ellen Giles.
Siddiqui said she was...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:55 AM
The increasingly hyperbolic diatribes in the presidential campaigns have drowned out any focus on the single most important issue on Maryland voters' minds: jobs. It's time to stop the political attacks and put forward ideas to attack the economy's core...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Woodbridge Crossing resident Elizabeth Ness is the newly elected president of the University of Maryland School of Nursing Alumni Council. She brings more than 30 years of nursing experience to her new position, including six years in management and 18...
| Nov 27, 2012
With the fall season in the rearview mirror, local athletes are turning their attention to inside events on the hardwood for the winter months.
To find which team could become a driving force — or at least a modest success — this season,...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Dr. Charles E. Rath Jr. and Charles Shyab both earned the Bronze Star for their valor in battle, but neither soldier collected his medal.
At a recent ceremony at Fort Meade, the two veterans, who served in battles more than two decades apart, stood...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Consumers have come to expect the deep discounts that define Black Friday, but retailers hope to entice shoppers this year with more choices in how and when they buy.
Responding to what they say is consumer demand, retailers have pushed store openings...
| Mar 16, 2010
| 2:02 PM
On January 29th, 2010, Richard Colwell sold his home at 200 Canterwood Court in Annapolis, MD to Jamie and Tricia Baker. For the price of $830,000, the 200 Canterwood Ct residence now belongs to the Bakers.
Jamie graduated from Washington College in 1995...
| Jun 26, 2011
Investment guru Peter Lynch once advised ordinary folks to "invest in what you know."
For many small investors, some of the companies they are most familiar with are the e-commerce and social media sites they use every day.
Now some of these private...