| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:40 AM
This is your last chance to score a home run with the Atholton Athletic Boosters during the annual holiday tree sale.
Look for them at the Atholton High School softball field behind the school selling Douglas Fir and Fraser Fir trees from 9 a.m. to 4 p....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Two Baltimore-area schools, Western School of Technology and Environmental Science in Baltimore County and Linthicum Elementary in Anne Arundel County, were among the six named state Blue Ribbon winners on Wednesday.
The designation, which is given by...
| Dec 16, 2013
The Rev. John T. Carter, a retired Roman Catholic Navy chaplain who later pastored several churches in Western Maryland, died Tuesday at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center of respiratory failure. He was 71.
"Our Uncle Martin Hyland was...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Several dozen residents of Clarksville's River Hill community showed up for the first two days of hearings in a case involving zoning variances for the River Hill Garden Center on Route 108.
Garden Center owner Stephen Klein is requesting two...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:12 AM
A Hagerstown woman was charged with child neglect early Tuesday morning after Anne Arundel County police said her two-month-old baby was left with a hotel desk clerk in Linthicum.
Police were called to the Microtel on Winterson Road in Linthicum at 12:...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 3:10 AM
Maryland Public Television will highlight the Pointers Run Horseshoe Crab Program on Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 7:30 p.m.
Led by teachers Eric Jayne and Christopher Brown, participating fifth grade students conducted experiments in the classroom to monitor...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
As a retired systems engineer with over 20 years of in development of software systems, I have to question why it is necessary that each state develop its own software for the health insurance exchanges. There are 26 states that have their own health care...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:36 AM
The Newtowne 20 public housing community in Annapolis is about to get a new life.
The Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis has started the process to renovate or rebuild the aging 78-unit complex at the end of a dead-end street off Forest Drive....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Edward H. Hooper, a retired electrical engineer and model railroader, died July 8 from Parkinson's disease at St. Agnes Hospital. He was 81.
Edward Harley Hooper was born in Massena, N.Y., and raised in Muscle Shoals, Ala., where he graduated in 1949...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Donald C. Fry, head of the group leading the search for Towson's next athletic director, said Thursday he hopes to have a new leader for the Tigers in place by the middle of August.
"We're going through resumes now, so we're not in the final interview...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Gov. Martin O'Malley said Thursday that Maryland will not meet its ambitious goal to cut greenhouse gases unless the state adopts more aggressive measures he is proposing.
The governor — who said the state has a "moral obligation" to avert...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Children often are told never to speak to strangers, but when 3-year-old Paul Marshall Jr. was discovered walking along the streets of Linthicum at 3:45 a.m. on July 23, he needed a stranger's help to get home.
Fortunately, Baltimore City firefighter...