| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:50 PM
A Baltimore County police captain was arrested at a St. Patrick's weekend sobriety checkpoint and has since been moved to administrative duty, the department said in a statement Monday.
Capt. Matthew McElwee, 43, of the Franklin Precinct in Reisterstown,...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman Thursday described Howard County as a "model for Maryland," citing its strong school system, business-friendly environment and financial commitment to the community.
"We make the right investments in education, open...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 3:09 PM
An information-security company expects to add 180 jobs in the next two years as part of an expansion in Howard County, the company said Thursday.
Denver-based Accuvant plans this spring to move its Maryland operations from Hanover in Anne Arundel...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Nelda K. Biasi, a retired Baltimore public school physical education teacher and counselor, died Jan. 25 from heart failure at Heartlands Nursing Home in Severna Park. She was 96.
The daughter of farmers, the former Nelda Kalar was born in Kerens, W.Va.,...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:53 AM
An accident that killed a pedestrian along Security Boulevard in Baltimore County early Tuesday has closed the roadway between Kernan Drive and Robert Myers Boulevard and caused major traffic delays, according to Baltimore County Police.
The man was...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 6:34 AM
Police said a Hanover, Md., man died Saturday after being shot while lying on the couch at a home he was visiting in Westminster.
Westminster police said Vygants Tomas Campe, 46, died after being struck by a bullet from a gun that may have discharged...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 12:10 PM
The Baltimore City Health Department has issued a code blue cold weather alert for the rest of the week because of frigid temperatures with the potential to cause health problems, such as hypothermia.
Under the alert, which runs through Sunday, city...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Maryland Live brought in more than $38.3 million in revenue in February — a new record by $2 million — despite a shortened month and the temporary removal of 700 video lottery terminals to accommodate table games.
In all, Maryland's...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 2:21 PM
Susan Heisler, a retired grocery store merchandiser and recreational pool player, died of lung cancer March 3 at the Chesapeake Hospice's Mandrin Center in Harwood. The Glen Burnie resident was 55.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Bush Street, she was the...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Many were off work because of a snowstorm that never came, so they went to Hollywood Casino, tucked off Interstate 95, in search of games they thought they'd never see here: blackjack, roulette, craps and poker.
For the first time Wednesday and about...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Environmental matters dominated the attention of the Anne Arundel County Council this week, as members voted to add restrictions on development in the county's so-called "critical area" near tidal waters of the Chesapeake Bay and hosted a spirited...
| Mar 29, 2013
The members of Harford County's Board of Estimates unanimously approved a $43,090 contract Thursday to hire a "state government relations" consulting firm to advocate on the county's behalf in Annapolis.
The board awarded the contract to G.S. Proctor &...