| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Three people allegedly in the midst of stealing copper wiring in Hanover were thwarted when their getaway car became stuck in the mud, according to Anne Arundel County police.
Police said the three suspects cut their way through a fence to get to a...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:56 PM
With the filing deadline for the 2014 elections passing Tuesday night at 9 p.m., the fields are set for Republican and Democratic primary elections for local offices, including the competitive race to become Anne Arundel County executive.
At the top...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The thud of nail guns and screech of drills echoed inside the cavernous shell of exposed cement, silver ventilation shafts and metal framing of the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore rising on Russell Street.
As cement trucks rumbled over stubborn patches of...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Coca-Cola has agreed to move its regional distribution center to a yet-to-be-built 291,000-square-foot warehouse in Hanover, Anne Arundel County officials said Friday.
The facility will replace Coca-Cola's current 272,000-square-foot warehouse on...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Carroll County police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint Friday night in the 2200 block of Hanover Pike in Hampstead, according to a Carroll County Sheriff's Office news release.
The checkpoint, designed to reduce the number of impaired and...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Bel Air would be the third and final municipality in Harford County to sign on to the second phase of implementing a regional water and sewer authority, if the members of the Board of Town Commissioners approve a memorandum of understanding during their...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:03 AM
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that wind warnings are in effect for the Bay Bridge at 11 a.m. on Wednesday.
Under wind warnings, sustained wind speeds or gusts of 30-39 mph persist, and operators of house trailers, box trailers, motorcycles...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:13 AM
The state Department of Transportation said that emergency roadwork in Baltimore County on MD 147 South at Putty Hill Avenue that began on Wednesday continued Thursday morning.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor local bus, mobility...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:18 AM
All lanes are closed on MD 24 North in Bel Air at Wheel Road due to a single-vehicle crash at 8:41 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported that emergency roadwork in Baltimore City on I-95 North at Fort...
| Jan 26, 2014
The value of contracts at Aberdeen Proving Ground plummeted 13 percent last year, but businesses with Maryland locations ended up with roughly as much as the year before.
Even with the overall drop, the numbers are eye-popping. The Army base in...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Maryland gained 8,900 jobs in November, the federal government estimated Friday — a decidedly up month in an up-and-down year held back by Washington budget cuts.
Better job growth after a difficult few months pushed the state's unemployment rate...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:46 AM
To understand how unevenly the recession and recovery rippled across Maryland, consider its economic extremes.
At one end, there's Anne Arundel County. Its employment base was 7 percent larger this spring than it was five years earlier, a gain of 17,000...