| Nov 14, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Regarding letter writer Ilene O'Connell's comment that she was ashamed of her country for re-electing President Obama, how ashamed was she eight years ago when the country elected the president who is responsible for the soaring deficit Mr. Obama...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Fragrant smoke swirled around people dressed in Ravens purple (with a bit of Oriole orange flashing here and there). Cars passing by stopped to listen as music rocked from speakers. It looked like a giant tailgate party — and that's what it was,...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:04 AM
If a tree falls in a Maryland forest, does anyone know its value?
State Forester Steve Koehn threw back his head and laughed when asked that question. And then he jumped at the chance to shed some light on what he calls one of Maryland's best-kept...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
A former postal worker admitted Friday that she stole mail and the money inside those envelopes at a Linthicum postal facility, victimizing more than 250 people, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Baltimore.
Dorothy Jean Gibson, 56, of Windsor...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Speed cameras have tagged Benjamin Parker's pickup truck 41 times in the Baltimore area over the past three years, records show — enough to have his license suspended 10 times over if those citations had been handed out by a police officer and not a...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Traffic was backed up for three and a half miles on southbound I-95 near Washington Boulevard early Monday afternoon, due to a multi-vehicle collision that temporarily left a BMW dangling over the guardrail of an overpass on I-95.
As of 2 p.m., the...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:06 PM
A Windsor Mill man, a former NASA employee, has pleaded guilty in Delaware federal court to buying more than a million dollars' worth of pirated software from black-market Chinese vendors who themselves were indicted Wednesday in federal court in...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 8:14 AM
A 23-year-old Toyota Camry driver who wasn't wearing a seat belt was killed early Sunday morning in Howard County after the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree, police announced.
Kelly Jordan Duffy, of the 1900 block of Greengage Road in Windsor...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:59 PM
The signs shout advertisements from the sidewalks: $1 crabs, day care open until midnight, cherry wood furniture and fresh starts after bankruptcy. They cover telephone poles and sprout up in medians, sometimes getting swept away by wind.
And they really...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:02 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on Route 100 eastbound at I-95, due to an accident involving four vehicles.
An accident was slowing traffic on Route 32 westbound near Shaker Road in Howard County. U.S. 1 was closed near Shuresville Road and...
| May 2, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Nick James Nopulos, former co-owner of Catonsville's venerable Double T Diner, died Saturday of complications from chronic lymphoma and leukemia at Howard County General Hospital. He was 91.
The son of a barber and a homemaker who were Greek immigrants,...
| May 3, 2012
| 8:56 AM
The construction of a new two-mile long water main in northern Catonsville set to begin in May will likely cause traffic delays.
The $3 million, 18-month project will install 24-inch diameter lines in Powers Lane, Lincoln Woods Drive, Johnnycake Road and...