| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:16 AM
The planned Oxford Square development near Elkridge may include almost double the original number of residential units if the county's Zoning Board approves a requested amendment.
The county already has approved 954 units for the 122-acre, mixed-use...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:30 PM
When 2 a.m. came Friday, the sound of coins hitting metal — electronically replicated, of course, since the slot machines pay out with a printed ticket — continued at Maryland Live casino. About 1,000 people stayed where they were, plugging...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Maryland Live Casino will open Thursday at 8 a.m. and, according to officials, "never close again."
The Hanover facility, located adjacent to the Arundel Mills Mall, is the only one of the state's three casinos that requested full-time operation from...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Maryland’s casinos will be allowed to open 24 hours a day under new regulations approved Thursday by the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission that also relaxed limits on ATMs and lending to gamblers in the facilities.
With the advent of...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Maryland's casinos will be allowed to open 24 hours a day under new regulations approved Thursday by the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission that also relaxed limits on ATMs and lending to gamblers in the facilities.
With the advent of full-...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 5:34 PM
The company that helps TV networks determine what shows get canceled or live for another season is buying the Columbia-based company that helps radio stations decide whether to change formats.
Nielsen Holdings of TV ratings fame announced Tuesday that it...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Two Anne Arundel County lawmakers want to protect millions in expected gambling money from being spent in neighborhoods away from the state's largest casino.
Their proposed bill would siphon Anne Arundel's local impact grants, which are estimated to...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 10:17 AM
The death of a Baltimore man whose hand was found separate from the rest of his remains in Reisterstown last week was determined a suicide, Baltimore County police said.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner determined Darnell William Butler, 24, took...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:31 PM
A Frederick man fell to his death at a new condo construction site in Hanover Tuesday morning, Anne Arundel County police said.
Ismael Celestino Lopez-Rojas, 32, an employee for a subcontractor of roofing company Topper Construction, had climbed onto a...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Rodney S. Gobrecht, a retired Baltimore County public school librarian and media services specialist, died Monday of lung cancer at his Reisterstown home. He was 76.
Mr. Gobrecht was born and raised in Hanover, Pa., where he graduated in 1954 from...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Diane Townes waited in line for 12 hours to get her door-buster deals — printers, a laptop and a 50-inch television — so imagine her chagrin when it looked like she wouldn't be able to squeeze it all into her car Friday morning.
| Nov 23, 2012
| 12:21 PM
The Rev. Ricky Spain, pastor of East Baltimore's Waters African Methodist Episcopal Church who had also been a community activist in his years as an Annapolis-area pastor, died of cancer Nov. 16 at the Tate Chesapeake Hospice House in Linthicum. The...