| Sep 22, 2012
| 2:06 PM
While polls show President Barack Obama beginning to widen his lead over Republican rival Mitt Romney nationally and in key states, first lady Michelle Obama had a message for supporters Friday at Morgan State University: Take nothing for granted.
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:09 PM
In an interview with Salon Magazine, Columbia native and author Michael Chabon discusses how his new, racially charged novel was, in part, shaped by his upbringing in Columbia.
In the interview, the Pulitzer-prize winning author said the racial themes in...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:40 AM
100 Years Ago
Candidates in Baltimore
From the Times political news: "Wednesday last at Sea Girt, N.J., Hon. Woodrow Wilson, the present governor of New Jersey, was notified of his nomination by the recent Democratic National Convention held in...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley will have a speaking role at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC next month -- another example of his burgeoning leadership role in the Democratic party.
He was one of six speakers announced early this morning by the...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Members of the Harford County Board of Education are considering a Capital Improvement Program for the 2015 fiscal year and have passed an Educational Facilities Master Plan for the upcoming fiscal year that does not include funding for replacing Havre de...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Reality isn't supposed to intrude on a major political party's national convention, so after weathering the bluster of a Missouri Senate candidate last week, Republicans are understandably frustrated by the presence of yet another storm, this one the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:00 PM
With the Republican National Convention coming to a close, the Democrats will have their turn at the convention business beginning Tuesday in Charlotte, N.C.
While there shouldn't be any surprises — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Montgomery County Rep. Chris Van Hollen is the latest Democrat from Maryland to land a speaking role in Charlotte next week, Democratic National Convention organizers announced Friday.
The addition of Van Hollen's name to the lineup is not a surprise. As...
| Sep 4, 2012
—The first week of September is a special time for me. It marks the beginning of a school year and, as an educator and parent, it signifies the beginning of the next leg of an exciting journey of learning. Another major reason the beginning of...
| May 27, 2013
| 7:52 PM
They left the Maryland Historical Society tucked inside the coat pockets and notebooks of Barry Landau and his assistant, but the historical documents returned in manila envelopes, neatly packed inside a gray cardboard file box.
| Sep 2, 2012
| 5:57 AM
The presidential election will remain close until the "final decision window" because voters are dissatisfied with the economy, Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley predicted on Sunday. But, he said, voters will ultimately reelect President Barack Obama rather...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 8:43 PM
CHARLOTTE -- Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley will address the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday at 10 p.m., just as the national networks begin broadcasting live, convention organizers announced late Monday.
It is arguably the most important...