| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:40 AM
Part of Route 22 in Aberdeen is lined with empty houses marked "No Trespassing," as the State Highway Administration moves forward with plans to raze 18 homes between Beards Hill Road and Aberdeen Proving Ground.
The SHA plans to start working on the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Once again, Virginia has beaten Maryland to the punch regarding taxes on business and consumers. Virginia eliminated its gas tax completely and replaced it with a 3.5 percent sales tax on the wholesale price of gasoline. Gov. Martin O'Malley's new tax...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 12:27 PM
MedStar Health's plan to build a $30 million medical facility on the outskirts of Bel Air, at Emmorton and Plumtree roads, cleared nearly every aspect of a Harford County Development Advisory Committee review Wednesday morning.
The one exception was...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 5:37 AM
Crews have completed repairs to a leaking water main that had slowed traffic along Park Heights Avenue and Old Court Road in Pikesville, according to public works officials.
The repairs were completed about 11 p.m. Wednesday, said Kurt Kocher, a...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Although workers building express toll lanes have become a common sight on I-95 in eastern Baltimore County, Harford County residents should not expect to see the same thing on their side of the Little Gunpowder Falls for many years, state highways...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 5:43 AM
On a night when Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. warned of possible power outages from a brewing nor'easter, BGE officials were in Roland Park, presenting plans to fix frequent outages on many of the community's streets.
Roland Park residents have...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Annapolis may be located on the banks of the Severn River, but during the first three months of the year it often seems to be an island — so isolated are members of the General Assembly from real life. The gyrations of lawmakers over the high-stakes...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:03 AM
What may one day lay claim to being one of the longest running bridge replacement projects in the annals of the Harford County Department of Public Works had yet another design change order approved last week by the county Board of Estimates.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 5:05 PM
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller reported progress in discussions with Gov. Martin O'Malley on the issue of raising money for roads, bridges and transit projects, saying the governor could submit legislation of his own to fund transportation....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:46 PM
As the General Assembly nears the halfway point in its 90-day session, Gov. Martin O'Malley and key legislators have yet to agree on a plan to pay for new roads, bridges and transit lines — a decision many consider critical to Maryland's economy....
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Bob Mitchell, principal of Ebb Valley Elementary School in Carroll County, said there's an old saying: "If you don't like the weather in Maryland, wait 15 minutes and it will change."
Unfortunately for Mitchell, Ebb Valley and the Carroll school...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Attempting to break a years-long stalemate over transportation revenue, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller intends to introduce legislation that would allow local governments and regional authorities to raise money for roads and mass transit....