| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:55 AM
The full force of Sandy hasn't even hit Maryland yet, but regulators here are warning consumers against the scam artists who inevitably will pop up.
The Maryland Attorney General said that once the storm leaves the area, homeowners with damaged houses...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Walter Scott Brown, a retired Baltimore & Ohio Railroad civil engineer whose career overseeing the railroad's infrastructure spanned nearly 40 years, died Monday at the Fairhaven retirement community in Sykesville of complications from a fall he...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 11:20 AM
For Kim Parson, her latest business endeavor is about more than just business. It's about coming home.
Parson, who owns five auto collision repair shops in Maryland, will host the grand opening of her sixth shop in her home town of Catonsville Friday,...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 2:17 PM
A fire destroyed an auto body shop in Savage Sunday night, according to a news release from the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services.
Fire and rescue units responded to the shop, located in the 8100 block of Jenmar Road, around 5 p.m....
| Jan 12, 2013
| 2:26 PM
On a steep hillside up the street from an auto repair shop, a group of McDaniel College students are piecing together long-forgotten lives.
The students pull back brambles, trim branches and press flour into tombstones carved a century or more ago....
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:32 PM
Nearly two years after a towing kickback scandal rocked the Baltimore Police Department, 14 officers who were not criminally charged remain suspended with pay and unavailable to perform police functions, officials said.
Police say they must wait for...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Therese M. Goldsmith spent most of last week preparing to deal with Cyclone Sandy's second wave: thousands of Maryland residents who filed insurance claims and began working with contractors and mechanics to repair damage to their homes and cars. As the...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 10:14 AM
In his letter to the Towson Times last week, Tom Rose took umbrage in this space over some concerns I voiced the week before about having bike lanes installed on heavily traveled roadways in Towson ("Bike beltway will be safe if cyclists and motorists...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Police have reopened the 12900 block of Fork Road in Baldwin Tuesday morning after a several-hour closure caused by a car accident that brought down utility wires.
Baltimore County Police Corporal John Wachter said Verizon repair crews are working...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Sons learn from their fathers. Whether it’s how to throw a ball, ride a bike, shave or tie a tie, the lessons fathers teach can last a lifetime.
But how do those lessons change when a son joins his father in business?
Howard Magazine talked with...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Nearly five months after a portion of East Monument Street collapsed in a gaping sinkhole, city officials reopened the street Wednesday afternoon, completing one of the city's largest underground utility repairs ever.
"It's been a long and tough journey...
| Aug 30, 2012
A.J. Foyt, Indy car racing's all-time winningest driver (67) and championship record holder (7), is now 77. He's had open heart surgery, and in January went through an illness that nearly killed him. But here he is, alive, opinonated and planning to get...