| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:26 PM
The purchase of Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers by Men's Wearhouse will likely mean fewer jobs in Carroll County, where the suit company is the fourth-largest employer.
Local officials said Tuesday that it is too early to know how severe the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Custodians at the Church of the Redeemer have struggled this winter to keep its sidewalks clear of snow, but the one flush against North Charles Street in Homeland — buried by nearly every plow that passes — proved too much.
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:08 AM
More than a month after a judge ordered Carroll County commissioners to release their email distribution lists to several media outlets in accordance with the state's Public Information Act laws, some commissioners continue to argue the county should have...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Marijuana remains illegal because the ACLU and NORML do not acknowledge that being arrested is deprivation of liberty and seizing marijuana is deprivation of property ("Md. marijuana arrest rate soars," June 6).
Liberty and property are fundamental...
| May 22, 2013
| 3:33 PM
The 7,000 households in Carroll County that receive public water from Liberty Reservoir are expected to see a slight increase in the water and sewer bills.
The county is expected to adopt the new rates as part of its budget on Tuesday, May 28, said...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 2:22 PM
¿¿For days leading up to the arrival of Hurricane Sandy this week, state and local officials were warning residents of the storm's potential for destruction — on Monday, Gov. Martin O'Malley even stated, “There will be people who …...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 10:23 AM
The lone occupant of an airplane that crashed Friday morning at Carroll County Regional Airport in Westminster has died.
Maryland State Police spokeswoman Elena Russo confirmed Friday afternoon that the man died at Maryland Shock Trauma Center of...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Two weeks after the Maryland Attorney General filed a motion to have its lawsuit against the state legislative redistricting plan dismissed, the Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday took the step themselves — voting to withdrawn the court...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Maryland's $37 billion state pension system may lower its expectations of what it can earn on investments — a decision with potentially significant consequences for retirees and Maryland taxpayers.
Trustees of the system — which covers more...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Caroline Vonasek, of Monkton, was named to the spring 2012 dean's list The University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R.I.
Jessica Kuhn, of Baldwin graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in media arts and design, from James Madison University,...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Toward the end of a recent mountain bike race, Georgia Gould was leading until her leg cramped up and she was overtaken. In another, she had a flat tire, allowing two riders behind her to speed past and leave her in their dust.
On Saturday, at the...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
I take issue with much of Lane Windham's recent commentary ("If not labor unions, then what?" Jan. 29) beginning with the fundamental premise that it was the unions that provided us with economic redistribution. Like many other academicians, Ms. Windham...