| Feb 18, 2013
| 5:51 AM
It was a cold, dreary Saturday morning at Robert E. Lee Park in Baltimore County, but Sam Cucuzzella could have cared less.
The eight-year-old Loch Raven Village boy was too busy watching in awe as an outdoor nature educator and several park rangers...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Dr. Luis Diaz is an oncologist at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, a researcher with patented findings and the co-founder of a small, fast-expanding company.
"We've grown from no employees to one employee to four employees and now we have 12,"...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Officials at Stanley Black & Decker greeted county high school students to their Towson facility on Friday, Dec. 14, but they hope it's not the last time they students come through the doors.
"You hope that in four years, five years, they remember...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Even after Stanley Black & Decker shareholders rejected the tool and security company's executive pay plan last spring, the company paid Nolan D. Archibald, its executive chairman and the former CEO of Black & Decker, a total of $64.4 million in 2011....
| May 2, 2012
| 8:31 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and some County Council members accepted thousands of dollars' worth of tickets to sporting events from developers and others last year, a practice the county has continued to allow in violation of state ethics...
| May 29, 2012
The first sign that this isn't an ordinary warehouse in southwest Baltimore is the bright blue murals of screwdrivers, wrenches and other tools painted on the exterior.
Inside, the real thing: shovels, rakes, hammers, paint trays, pliers, hard hats,...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 5:06 PM
Just over a dozen East Towson residents turned out for the Monday, April 16, meeting with BGE representatives to learn about a facility upgrade project that officials say is bound to cause some inconvenience for residents of the Hillen Road area.
| May 1, 2011
Walk the streets of downtown Baltimore, and you might feel the presence of its corporate ghosts. On Gay Street, perhaps you'll meet Alexander Brown, the Irish immigrant who started the nation's first investment firm here more than 200 years ago.
| Oct 19, 2010
Maryland and most other states outlaw "pay for performance" for political lobbyists for a very good reason.
Experience has shown, going back to an 1853 case involving a Baltimore & Ohio Railroad lobbyist and the Virginia Legislature, that rewarding...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:17 PM
Forget Army vs. Navy, Alabama vs. Auburn, Ohio State vs. Michigan.
On Saturday afternoon, in a game that has no bearing on the national rankings, Towson University will play the University of Maryland in the first-ever football battle between the state's...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Two men are accused of defrauding a Fishers branch of Stanley Black and Decker out of more than $1.6 million.
Derek Bresky, 28, and Dennis Furst, 37, could face 20 years in prison if convicted.
Bresky is accused of using login information from his...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 2:24 PM
The state has attracted its second captive insurer.
Stanley Black & Decker, based in New Britain, is moving its captive insurance subsidiary, SBD Insurance Inc., from Vermont to Connecticut, the governor's office announced Thursday afternoon.