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  • Founder of Baltimore County insurance company arrested

    Founder of Baltimore County insurance company arrested
    The founder of a Baltimore County insurance company was arrested Wednesday in connection with an alleged scheme to make it appear that the firm — now being liquidated by a Delaware court — had millions of dollars in cash it did not actually...
  • Howard teachers, school system heading to impasse

    Howard teachers, school system heading to impasse
    After contract negotiations dragged into the summer last year, the Howard County Education Association and Board of Education agreed that negotiations should begin two months earlier this year to prevent another drawn-out process. That hasn't exactly...
  • Family friendly 'Children of Eden' features cast of 64 actors, readers

    Family friendly 'Children of Eden' features cast of 64 actors, readers
    The Youth Theatre of Northern Baltimore County is celebrating its 10th anniversary by putting on a musical featuring songs and lyrics written by Stephen Schwartz, composer for Broadway hits "Godspell" and "Wicked." Some 64 kids ranging in age from 3...
  • Incumbents declare victory in District 7 GOP House of Delegates race

    Incumbents declare victory in District 7 GOP House of Delegates race
    Three incumbent Republican delegates declared victory Tuesday night against two primary challengers in race for House of Delegates District 7, a heavily Republican district which covers eastern Baltimore County and western Harford. Incumbent Dels....
  • Nobody asked me but ... on Dance, Waters, homeless camp

    Nobody asked me but ... on Dance, Waters, homeless camp
    Nobody asked me, but ... it's hard to believe that Dallas Dance, the Baltimore County school superintendent, could take a consulting job with a company that does business with the school system he runs and not see that as a problem. He says he "didn't...
  • Across Arundel, stormwater fee issue bubbling up in council primary races

    Across Arundel, stormwater fee issue bubbling up in council primary races
    In Severna Park, candidates repeat two words again and again this primary season: rain tax. County Councilman Dick Ladd, a Republican who represents Severna Park, Arnold and Broadneck in the 5th District, is being targeted by six challengers, most of...
  • Two heat-related deaths reported in Maryland last week

    Two heat-related deaths reported in Maryland last week
    State health officials reported Wednesday the summer's first heat-related deaths in Maryland, a woman in Harford County and a man in Baltimore County. Both were older than 65 and had underlying health conditions that made them more vulnerable to the...
  • Quit complaining about Common Core [Commentary]

    Quit complaining about Common Core [Commentary]
    I am tired. I am tired of the union, the newspaper, and other teachers telling me how I should feel about the Common Core and the new curriculum roll out. I am tired of headlines saying that teachers are resigning in droves and that the Common Core is...
  • New faces eager to join Howard State House delegation as results come in

    New faces eager to join Howard State House delegation as results come in
    With four retiring legislators and three more running for different seats this election cycle, Howard County’s State House delegation will be filled with fresh faces when session starts in January. With more than 90 percent of precincts...
  • Baltimore's fading clout [Editorial]

    Baltimore's fading clout  [Editorial]
    Twelve years ago, when the General Assembly was debating the enactment of the Thornton school funding formula that has done so much to support the advances of Baltimore's schools in recent years, the city's delegation in Annapolis included 10 senators and...
  • Brown takes 20 of 24 jurisdictions on road to landslide

    Brown takes 20 of 24 jurisdictions on road to landslide
    Anthony G. Brown claimed victories in 20 of Maryland's 24 jurisdictions in the Democratic primary, but rivals Douglas F. Gansler and Heather R. Mizeur can each point to some small consolations. Gansler outpaced Brown in Carroll, Cecil and Queen Anne's...
  • Thomas D. McKewen, environmental service director

    Thomas D. McKewen, environmental service director
    Thomas D. McKewen, a materials recovery and waste management expert who was the founding director of Maryland Environmental Service, died June 13 of congestive heart failure at his home in Ashburn, Va. The former Towson resident was 86. "I had been...