| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Pop quiz: What's the home-improvement project that comes closest to paying for itself when you sell?
Not a snazzy new kitchen or bathroom. A lowly steel front door.
So says Remodeling magazine in its annual survey breaking down the cost benefits of...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Anne Arundel County school officials expressed surprise and disappointment at the sudden resignation of Superintendent Kevin Maxwell, this week and said they'll meet Saturday in a closed session to start the process of finding his replacement.
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:49 AM
The Harford County Board of Education recently approved spending more than $283,000 toward upgrading its stormwater management facilities after county officials spent the past year ramping up their inspections of all stormwater management infrastructure...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Howard County Board of Education member Janet Siddiqui announced last week she is running for a seat in 2014 to represent District 13 in the Maryland House of Delegates.
Siddiqui, a Democrat, made the announcement June 15 before a group of nearly 100...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In the past five months, nearly 100 homes in metro Baltimore went under contract in 24 hours or less, according to data complied by real estate brokerage Redfin.
“The inventory shortage plaguing real estate markets across the country, paired...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Baltimore Washington Corridor Chamber is offering its annual Regional Business Showcase and Tasting on Wednesday, April 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Suddath Relocation Systems, 1710 Crossroads Drive, Odenton. Vendor Happy Hour is from 4 to 5 p.m.
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:14 AM
"Women mean Business" may be the theme of the CCBC Women's Expo, but education is also a significant component, for the organizer as well as those attending.
"Positive and negative changes, the same as anybody being in business will experience," said...
| Mar 28, 2013
The last time Yasmin and Adil Degani bought a home, they took the traditional route. They went with a commission-based real estate brokerage to show them homes and guide them through the homebuying process.
This time around, in an effort to save money...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
A lot of people are opposed to allowing illegal immigrants the ability to obtain a driver's license, and I do understand their point of view, but I'd like to point out the benefits of illegal immigrants having a license:
•In case of a car accident,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The way Anne Arundel Community College student Jesse Alton sees it, the world is one big elevator — hopefully, going up.
Alton is among several students at the community college who will enter in the school's fourth annual Big Idea Elevator...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:16 AM
I found your recent article about speed cameras most disturbing ("Losses claimed on speed cameras," March 13). It brings to light why this program was a failure from the start.
Not once is it mentioned that the main purposes of the cameras to protect...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:14 PM
The wife of a man found stabbed in an Odenton home last year has been arrested in his murder, police said.
Donna Mills Wood, 38, turned herself in at the Western District police station at approximately 4 p.m. Thursday. She was charged with the fatal...