| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Baltimore County Code Enforcement unveiled a new mobile system Thursday that will allow citizens to register and track neighborhood nuisance issues such as overgrown lawns, uncovered garbage and rats online.
"This is a $1.13 million platform that...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 10:16 AM
The new cell phone and social media rules in Howard County schools have been in place for almost five months now, but questions remain among parents as to how the changes are impacting their children's education.
So the PTA Council of Howard County...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Aberdeen police reports:
A customer was disorderly Friday at BP service station, in the 800 block of West Bel Air Avenue.
A driver was disorderly Friday in the 500 block of Hickory Drive.
A theft was reported at Aberdeen High School on...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:36 AM
When people think of a library, they usually picture rooms filled with books.
That seems fair, since the word comes from "librarius," which means "of books."
But one library recently made headlines for having no books at all – at least, in the...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:52 PM
This has been a very busy season on the “Sunday Night Football” sidelines for NBC Sports reporter Michele Tafoya, who will be in Baltimore tonight covering the Ravens-Pittsburgh Steelers matchup.
In the season opener between the Ravens and...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 3:25 AM
As we come to the close of another challenging year on the economic front for many, local nonprofit groups throughout the area are struggling to make ends meet and address growing needs in the community.
These groups and the people they serve need our...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Google will pay the Maryland state government $1 million as part of a $17 million, 37-state settlement for collecting information on consumers' Internet browsing activity without their consent.
The data was gathered from iPhone and iPad users despite a...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:35 AM
The claws were out and ready to stab hearts, backs and everything in-between during tonight’s "The Real Housewives of Miami" reunion finale!
We pick up right where we left off Monday, with Joanna cracking up in her dressing room as her...
| Dec 17, 2013
Looking to settle in for a long winter's read? Specially for our iPad app readers, we've assembled some of our best longform stories of the year. To read them, go to the Maryland section, then to "2013 Longrom Stories."
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:11 PM
The city's spending panel is set to approve Wednesday a $50,000 settlement to the family of a girl who was allegedly molested by a mentor she met at her Baltimore middle school.
Criminal charges remain pending against Charles D. Shelly, 46, of the...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crimes. Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts.
City of Laurel
Washington Boulevard, Unit block,...
| Dec 13, 2013
Holiday tree sale
The Atholton Athletic Boosters annual holiday tree sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, at the school, 6520 Freetown Road. Douglas and Fraser firs will be available. Proceeds benefit the school's athletic teams....