| Apr 27, 2013
| 1:38 PM
In a career that's spanned more than four decades in four states, Gary D. Maynard has dealt with inmate sex scandals, prison riots, suicides and shrinking public safety budgets.
Last week, the Maryland corrections secretary faced a bank of TV cameras...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 10:39 AM
The City of Havre de Grace continues to plan for its big War of 1812 weekend in May, potentially one of the biggest public celebrations the city has ever staged.
City risk manager Patrick Sypolt gave more detail on the plans to members of the Mayor and...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:06 AM
Army National Guard Pvt. Cody W. Mahlstedt has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military...
| Aug 11, 2011
Army National Guard Pvt. Anthony Kucan graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. Kucan is a 1999 graduate of Laurel High School.
Air Force Airman Mario Jackson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 2:44 PM
With as many as 8 inches of rain having already fallen in Baltimore County, the next shift of rescuers were busy on Thursday, Sept. 8, preparing for more rainfall and, in turn, more rescues in flood-prone areas of Baltimore County.
While the shift on...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 10:25 AM
Families and friends of Maryland Army National Guard soldiers gathered Saturday morning at the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground to honor and say goodbye to their husbands, wives, brothers, sisters and all of the important people in their lives...
| May 21, 2011
As an American taxpayer who has watched our country shell out trillions in the Middle East, I wondering if that region would have been better off without our meddling ( "Obama and the Arab spring" May 20).
For example and close to home , the Maryland...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:21 PM
The creators of the language-learning software Rosetta Stone have made it simple to grasp the complexities of Spanish. But can they back it up and Dougie?
"Usted and ustedes if you're talking to a group. Start with the 'yo' form and throw it for a loop!"...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 12:22 PM
Harford County will hold a special observance in Bel Air to honor of the service of veterans to our country for Veterans Day 2011 which this year falls on 11-11-11.
A three-days of special events will run from Thursday through Saturday. There will be...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Maj. Dan Wood was showered with thunderous applause as he rounded every corner of Ellicott Mills Middle School.
The Howard County school's technical education teacher, who recently returned home from a stint in Afghanistan, marveled at the sight of...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 7:33 AM
Maj. Dan Wood has always tried to keep his life as a service member separate from his life as a teacher.
"They're two separate worlds," he said. "This is the first time they've collided."
Following a nearly one-year tour of duty in Afghanistan, Woods...
| May 23, 2012
| 6:23 AM
Towson-area residents will have two dates on which to pay tribute to fallen members of the armed services this weekend as part of the area's Memorial Day ceremonies.
The American Legion Towson Post 22 will host its annual Memorial Day remembrance on...