| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Come Monday, driving around Maryland will cost more — both at the gas pump and the toll plaza.
Marylanders will see a 3.5 cent rise in the state's gas tax — the first such increase in two decades — as well as toll rates that jump as...
| May 7, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Enrollment in a controversial program that provides free cell phone service to low-income families has increased faster in Maryland than any other state in the nation, jumping nearly 90-fold since 2008 — renewing scrutiny on Capitol Hill over its...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Ravens outside linebacker Albert McClellan is no longer facing an accusation of domestic violence.
Arrested on June 30 in his hometown of Lakeland, Fla., McClellan's first-degree misdemeanor battery case and a second-degree misdemeanor simple assault...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The changes go into...
| May 16, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Casey Brown's handshake was warm, but shy, as if the 10-year-old Lake Evesham girl was surprised anyone would want to shake her hand.
Anne Mekalian's handshake was more confident, but understandably colder, more of a spongy fist bump with the palm open,...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:14 PM
The windows are wide open in the messy apartment, the afternoon sky darkening fast.
Chrissy Polis can't stand the Essex neighborhood outside, where everyone knows who she is. But she doesn't know how to get out, or where she'd go if she did.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 1:58 PM
It's especially tough to be one of the last to get power back following a major outage – and knowing you're in that predicament. It's like being ignored by the wait staff in a restaurant, or having your family forget your birthday.
That was the...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 9:46 AM
I read in your Oct. 25 edition that sensors are being installed in Main Street in Ellicott City to help motorists find empty parking spaces ("High-tech project spells end to some free parking").
Utilizing this system will require the motorist to download...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Harford County Sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Tinesha S. Williams, 29, of the 700 block of West Bel Air Avenue, was arrested on two bench warrants Thursday in a case in which she was charged with second-degree assault,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:13 AM
In social media slang, the above means “Oh my God, parent alert,” and that is just what parents have to be these days ... alert to what their kids are doing and saying in this digital world.
With all of the social media outlets...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 12:31 PM
As Albert McClellan closes in on a starting job on the Ravens' defense, the outside linebacker is in the process of dealing with an accusation of domestic violence.
McClellan was arrested on June 30 in his hometown of Lakeland, Fla., and charged with...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Baltimore County Police report that a man at the Five Guys restaurant in Towson carried out more than a burger on Sunday from the popular eatery — he also took items from a storage area.
Police said the incident occurred on Aug. 26 at about 4:13 p....