| May 10, 2011
| 9:25 PM
Maryland ranks among the best states in measuring the results of transportation spending, according to a report released Wednesday by two important think tanks.
The state was one of five to be classified as "leading the way" in all categories rated by...
| Mar 26, 2011
The theme of Center Stage's 2011-2012 season might be summed up as rhythm — from the distinctive beat of "Jazz," a world premiere adapted from the Toni Morrison novel of that name, to the percussive profanity of David Mamet's "American Buffalo";...
| Jan 22, 2011
Remember when a walk-in closet was considered a luxury item in a home? Now, what makes any fashion fan salivate is the idea of a closet room. Baltimore interior designer Amanda Austin says more and more homeowners are converting a room to a closet.
| Jun 26, 2011
| 9:38 AM
This week, Maryland wine lovers will be able to get their favorite bottles delivered directly to their homes — so long as they're interested in buying from one of the 11 wineries that have applied for a shipping permit.
Since the state made the...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 3:23 PM
Baltimore's $1.2 million settlement agreement with a group it had picked to develop a parcel the city now wants to make available for a slots casino was the right thing to do. There was no indication that the Gateway South sports/office complex originally...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 1:35 PM
A Westport woman who works at an area McDonald's is saying she has Friday's winning Mega Millions ticket.
Mirlande Wilson told the New York Post that she has the ticket, that she bought it at the Milford Mill 7-Eleven, and plans to claim her huge...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Maryland lottery officials were inundated Monday with nonstop calls fueled by rumors about the identity of the Baltimore County shopper who will share in the $656 million Mega Millions jackpot.
"Everyone says they know who the winner is," said lottery...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:24 PM
Mirlande Wilson sat back Wednesday and observed the worldwide media spectacle she caused when she claimed she bought one of the winning $656 million Mega Millions tickets at a Baltimore County convenience store.
But after a 23-minute news conference...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:33 PM
As reporters huddled Wednesday outside the office of an attorney hired by the woman who claims to be the Baltimore County winner of last Friday's Mega Millions prize, we wanted to know a bit more about her than the fuzzy bits revealed thus far.
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:05 PM
Maryland Lottery officials want to be clear: The person who bought the winning Mega Millions ticket at a Baltimore County 7-Eleven has not come forward.
Double-check your ticket before tossing it in the trash, said state lottery Director Stephen Martino....
| Apr 9, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The holder of the winning Mega Millions ticket purchased at a Baltimore County convenience store stepped forward Monday to claim the prize, officials said.
Maryland Lottery spokeswoman Carole Everett did not identify the winner, who will share the...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 6:36 PM
If the three Maryland public school educators want to hold onto a sense of normalcy after Tuesday's announcement that they are splitting a share of the record-breaking Mega Millions jackpot, experts say they should stay tight-lipped.
For now, "The...