| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Hundreds of politicos gathered in Prince George's County Saturday afternoon to mix and mingle at an annual event hosted by some of the state's most powerful Democratic lawmakers.
An afternoon downpour cut attendance at the annual barbecue, which for...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Just as there's good reason to be skeptical about the Maryland Storm water Remediation Fee, often referred to as the "rain tax," there's reason to be skeptical about Harford County Executive David R. Craig's vow to introduce legislation to repeal the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Andrew Cassilly recently announced his candidacy for the Bel Air seat in the Maryland House of Delegates, District 35B.
Cassilly is a lifelong resident of Harford County, graduating from Bel Air High School in 1984 and enlisting in the 29th light...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Former Harford County Councilman Bob Cassilly has filed as a candidate for Maryland Senate, District 34, representing the southern and eastern parts of the county.
Cassilly served on the Harford County Council until 2006, when he was called to active...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Of the 40 new taxes, fees and tolls the O'Malley-Brown administration has enacted, the most egregious is the so-called rain tax. It is a national embarrassment and a case study in ill-conceived public policy. Officially known as the "Stormwater Management...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Maryland Attorney General and gubernatorial hopeful Douglas F. Gansler on Wednesday proposed the state strengthen public transparency laws and make it easier for taxpayers to hold the government accountable.
He suggested creating a "Public Information...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Ann Miller, who was a nurse with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and later founded the Maryland Food Bank, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at Vantage House in Columbia. She was 97.
"Many people may not know that the Maryland Food Bank was...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Gail Bates, a West Friendship Republican and longtime member of the Maryland House of Delegates, announced on Tuesday, July 16, a run for the state Senate.
Bates is a candidate in District 9, which is represented by Sen. Allan Kittleman. Kittleman...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:15 AM
For more than 35 years, our community has watched as Gail Bates served our region locally, countywide and, for the past 11 years, in the Maryland House of Delegates. On July 16, Bates announced her bid for the Maryland Senate, District 9, during a...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:10 PM
In 1964, The John Carroll School in Bel Air opened its doors to its first students. On Monday, the school held a special Mass and rededication of one of its buildings to kick off several months of 50th anniversary events lasting into next year.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The latest unfortunate incident in a long line of police-involved shootings — the death of 25-year old Donte Bennett who was shot and killed by officers in the courtyard of Douglass Homes — speaks to the immediate need for mounted cameras to...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Defying the odds against a legislator's making the leap to the state's top job, Del. Heather R. Mizeur plans to announce her candidacy Wednesday for the Democratic nomination for governor.
The 40-year-old Montgomery County lawmaker would join Lt. Gov....