| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Madeline L. Healey, a homemaker who was an executive secretary to two Maryland first ladies, died of an intestinal blockage April 5 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The former Annapolis resident lived in Cockeysville and was 92.
The daughter of Alva...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:07 PM
Frances T. Kidder, a former real estate saleswoman, museum docent and world traveler, died Thursday from a stroke at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. She was 96.
The daughter of Bayard Turnbull, a prominent Baltimore architect, and Margaret...
| Apr 5, 2013
Sunday, April 7
5K Annapolis Walk The Maryland Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society sponsors its 5K Annapolis Walk from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, 500 Taylor Ave. in Annapolis. Walk begins at the stadium and...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Air Force Maj. Justice Sakyi's change-of-station orders to Germany came with a built-in dilemma: what to do about his family's home in Maryland.
He and his wife, Olivia, bought the single-family house in Bowie in early 2006, near the height of the...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 9:50 AM
It took 25 years for Dr. Mark Midei to build his reputation and less than two for it to come crashing down.
In the spring of 2009, he was a superstar cardiologist with a seven-figure salary and a staff that adored him. By late April 2011, he was...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:43 AM
The U.S. economy is drifting toward recession, but when Federal Reserve policymakers meet next week, they will have few options.
Jobs creation slipped alarmingly in April and May. Wages, which were rising modestly through the recovery, have been...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Baltimore-area home buyers picked up the pace in February ahead of the important spring selling season, helped along by unseasonably mild weather.
Real estate agents say they're seeing more activity and hope it's a good sign for spring, rather than...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 5:15 PM
When a Baltimore couple combined two Federal Hill rowhouses into a double-wide home a few years ago, the state's tax assessors made a mistake: Instead of factoring in the values of two addresses, they set the new home's value as if it were still just a...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Across Howard County this winter, residents saw fewer snow-covered fields than in years past and more bustling construction sites. That makes sense, considering the former helps beget the latter.
The United States experienced its fourth warmest winter...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 5:25 PM
More Howard County residents are renting out their homes amid the slump in the housing market, local officials say, sometimes leaving a burden of unpaid fees for condo and homeowners associations.
The issue has prompted the County Council to consider a...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Shandra Brown has a big goal: to buy a house before her 21st birthday in September.
On Saturday, she came to Belair-Edison with her mother, Rene, for a Healthy Neighborhoods event that highlighted resources available through the nonprofit, including a...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 6:56 PM
Condo and homeowners associations have struggled for years to collect dues from all the property owners in their communities, but when the economy turned sour and the housing market declined, delinquency rates skyrocketed.
After the Federal Housing...