| May 29, 2014
| 5:07 PM
The practitioner of a now-closed Catonsville laser surgery center who was convicted of raping a woman at gunpoint in 1987 was indicted by an Allegany County grand jury last week for sexually assaulting a patient behind locked doors.
Dr. William Thomas...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Happy 100th Birthday Alice Bertela Orlando!
"My goal was to have 100 family members and friends at my grandmother's 100th birthday celebration, " said Suzie Mendoza about Alice Bertela Orlando, an Ellicott City resident at Lighthouse Senior Living. ...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:59 PM
A couple with ties to Maryland is believed to be responsible for the shooting death of a Florida police officer.
Benjamin Holtermann, wanted in connection with crimes in Maryland, shot and killed Deputy Jonathan Scott Pine, 34, after a brief foot...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Renee Foose, the deputy superintendent in Baltimore County, is one of three finalists for the superintendent's job in Orange County, Florida, a school district that is larger than Baltimore County's.
The Orlando Sentinel reported last week that the...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:36 PM
The public had its first chance to meet the two finalists for the next Howard County superintendent Monday, and they packed the Board Room of the Department of Education twice to do so.
In two sessions, one in the afternoon and one in the evening,...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Searching for a new school superintendent in Maryland sometimes takes the skills of a CIA agent, including clandestine meetings and flights to faraway places.
Three Maryland school boards are nearing the end of searches for new superintendents, and...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 5:46 PM
In her 15 years working in Maryland public schools, Howard County Public School System superintendent candidate Renee Foose has developed a "proven record of success" in reforming schools to meet new standards of achievement, according to a system...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, help is available. Here is a list of Central Florida domestic violence hotlines:
Orange County Harbor House, Orlando Hotline number: 407-886-2856
Osceola County Help Now of Osceola County,...
| Aug 25, 2014
Former Orlando expressway-board member Scott Batterson goes on trial Monday, facing charges he offered a $5 million-a-year agency contract to a consultant in exchange for work for his friends.
Batterson, 38, has pleaded not guilty to two bribery-related...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Good news for several local arts and cultural groups, who are the recipients of large grants from Dr. Phillips Charities, the Central Florida philanthropic organization that also provided the large naming gift for Orlando's soon-to-be new arts center....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Primary day began with a power outage at a neighborhood that included a polling place at Timber Creek High School.
But the outage did not affect voting, Orange County Supervisor of Elections Bill Cowles said.
In fact, 19 people had voted at the school...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:12 PM
An Orange County jury Wednesday found former Orlando expressway-authority board member Scott Batterson guilty of two bribery-related charges for offering a $5 million-a-year contract to an engineering consultant in exchange for hiring his friends....