| Apr 3, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Harford County's request to add the proposed 285-apartment Mt. Soma development to the public water system drew some debate at Tuesday's Harford County Council meeting.
The development is part of the proposed water and sewer plan update for spring 2014;...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Several development issues remain on the Fallston community's radar, including a proposed commercial site at Route 1 and Milton Avenue and apartments slated for the historic Mt. Soma Farm near Route 1 and the Bel Air Bypass.
"The big ticket item" at...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Support for decriminalizing recreational marijuana use and increasing its medicinal availability spreads like an oil spill. Colorado and Washington's decriminalization, coupled with President Barack Obama musing that marijuana is no more dangerous than...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Facing criticism from Baltimore and nearby counties over high drug bills, doctors who prescribe marked-up medication under Maryland's workers' compensation system have proposed capping their prescription fees.
But the doctors' proposal would allow them...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Within two minutes of the first 911 call Saturday, Howard County police had arrived at The Mall in Columbia.
Though an event such as the shooting in which three died had never occurred before in the county, police say they were prepared because of joint...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 1:35 PM
When Marylanders purchase the painkiller Vicodin, it costs about 37 cents a pill at a pharmacy.
But when a doctor dispenses it under Maryland's workers' compensation system, the cost per pill can increase dramatically, officials and doctors acknowledge....
| Dec 27, 2013
From The Aegis dated Dec. 29, 1988:
A Joppatowne couple was remembering 25 years ago this week just how special their son was.
Army 1st Lt. George "Geordie" Williams, 24, was killed just a week earlier, on Dec. 21, one of the 280 victims of the crash of...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Harford County Executive David Craig formally launched his bid to become Maryland's next governor.
Harford State Senator Barry Glassman announced his candidacy for county executive.
Hickory Elementary School remains the only public school in Harford...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Ian Kennedy's short walk to lunch from his office in Columbia's Town Center takes him through shopping mall parking lots and a parking garage — or along a sidewalk where lampposts block the way.
It's enough to make him feel that as a pedestrian in...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The Mall in Columbia’s new wing will see its first business open Friday, Nov. 1.
Soma Intimates, a lingerie, lounge wear and beauty products retailer, will open its doors at 5 p.m. Friday. It's the first of the 15 to 20 stores and restaurants...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Neighbors of the historic Mt. Soma property were already frustrated with a large proposed apartment complex slated for land at Route 1 and Old Joppa Road south of Bel Air.
Plans presented to the county's Development Advisory Committee Wednesday did...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:54 AM
Residents protested plans for a small shopping center and office strip planned on Baltimore Pike at Old Joppa Road near Bel Air during a community input hearing in Fallston Wednesday night.
The 25,000-square-foot retail-and-office project is the...