| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Maryland's next governor will have great control over our tax rate as well as how that money is spent. Larry Hogan, the Republican candidate, does not want to discuss the latter in the context of family planning. He avoided that subject in his response to...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:30 AM
People don't have to work at Hobby Lobby, nor do people have to shop there ("Corporations trump people in Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision," June 30).
Get off your elite high horse and leave the people alone.
Lyle Rescott, Marriottsville -
| May 9, 2014
Monday, May 12
Open rehearsal The Columbia Orchestra invites the public to an open rehearsal at 7:30 p.m. at the Gathering Place, 6120 Day Long Lane in Clarksville. Visitors can enjoy wine and cheese with the musicians during their breaks. Information:...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Christian Twamley is a sugar artist.
While he works with other candy, it is his masterpieces in Peeps marshmallow candies that got him the attention of Just Born, Inc., the company that makes the popular marshmallow treats.
The company commissioned...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Expanding Maryland's fledgling law on medical marijuana proved to be one of the key issues of the just-completed General Assembly session, and an Annapolis mother proved to be a key player in the reform bill that passed the House and Senate.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:34 PM
York Road is the main thoroughfare in downtown Towson and those commuters who travel it on a daily basis know the congestion around the intersection of York and Burke Avenue during rush hour.
The crossroads have been deemed by the county as a failing...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Of the nearly 150 bills Gov. Martin O'Malley signed into law Monday morning, one bore the name of a 5-year-old boy from South Baltimore who died in 2011 after a distracted driver chatting on his cellphone plowed into the back of Jake Owen's family car...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:01 PM
A man entered Johns Hopkins Hospital with a gun early Tuesday morning and is believed to have fatally shot himself inside an emergency room bathroom, an incident that came days after the medical center held a national symposium on safety inside hospitals....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Harford County library will not be getting the 2.4 percent budget increase it requested for fiscal year 2015, which did not surprise Library Director Mary Hastler.
The library system had asked for an additional $400,610 but was again struck down by...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Men’s Journal magazine thinks very highly of Baltimore's Senator Theatre. It is included in its rundown of the world's top 20 movie theaters.
The Baltimore landmark has been around for 75 years and has hosted film premieres from native sons John...
| Apr 24, 2014
For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385.
The Bain Center
5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213.
•AARP Driver Safety Course. May 19, 10 a.m....
| Apr 25, 2014
| 7:14 PM
The Ultimate Fighting Championship could have chosen a more traditional location for Saturday's pay-per-view fight, UFC 172. The event features a title defense for Jon Jones, its top pound-for-pound fighter and light-heavyweight champion.
But just six...