| 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...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Last November, after months of campaigning — and millions spent on advertising for and against gambling expansion — Maryland voters decided the allure of live table games at local casinos was too enticing to ignore and Question 7 was...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:14 AM
Five traffic incidents, including two in Baltimore County, prompted road closures during Friday morning's commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A single-vehicle crash in Baltimore County on the outer loop of Interstate 695 at...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Patrick McAvoy knew his job had some drawbacks. As a contract employee at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, he lacked benefits and long-term stability, but he stayed on as an events coordinator for three years, hoping to be hired full time and seeing...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:37 PM
For quite some time now, enthusiastic volunteers have been whacking brush, clearing debris and replacing ties and rails on the old Pennsylvania Railroad's Northern Central Division, one of the nation's most historic stretches of railroad, which courses 10...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:36 AM
Superintendent Renee Foose Thursday night announced more than 30 transfers and promotions among principals and assistant principals in the Howard County Public School System for the next school year.
Chief among the promotions is John Davis, current...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:54 PM
The state's largest casino plans to open 122 table games to the public at 12:01 a.m. Thursday.
Maryland Live, in Hanover, will become the second of the state's three operating casinos to take advantage of expanded gambling laws passed by voters in...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Maryland Live officials often tout the Hanover facility's standing as the highest-grossing casino in the Mid-Atlantic when only slots revenue is taken into account.
In fact, the casino has been generating 25 percent more slots revenue than the second-...
| May 4, 2013
| 6:32 AM
In the stop-and-go world of Baltimore-area traffic, there's a lot more braking than commuters and transportation officials would like.
Take Russell Allen, a Federal Hill resident who gets in his silver Ford Edge every weekday morning before 7:30 and...
| May 9, 2013
| 1:49 PM
The members of the Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners honored two Harford Day School students Monday for their dedication to the arts, their studies and the community.
Avery Riedel and Klia Trintis, both eighth-graders, received Student Achievement...
| 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 &...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Harford Sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Erik C. Fleming, 26, of the first block of Emerson Street, was arrested on two bench warrants Thursday in cases in which he was charged with failing to register a dangerous dog,...