| May 22, 2014
| 6:21 PM
Manchester Valley High School junior Steven Priester has been appointed by Gov. Martin O’Malley as the student member of the State Board of Education for the 2014-2015 school year.
The appointment will be effective July 1, 2014.
| May 23, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Standing over a large tub, Gary Moree sorted crabs and stocked his walk-in cooler Friday at Bay Island Seafood, preparing for the onslaught of Memorial Day weekend customers.
The cooler was stacked to the ceiling with bushels of Maryland and Delaware...
| May 25, 2014
| 7:52 AM
A Carroll County man whose Toyota Prius was struck in a crash in Jessup Friday morning has died, Anne Arundel County police said Sunday.
Gregory Alan Cassagne, 59, of New Windsor died Saturday night at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center,...
| May 25, 2014
| 8:02 PM
A 28-year-old Westminster man was critically injured in Sykesville on Sunday in a dirt bike accident, according to the Carroll County Sheriff's Office.
Officials said that at about 5 p.m., deputies and rescue personnel from the Sykesville Volunteer Fire...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Home sales in the Baltimore region dipped slightly last month amid concern about a relatively weak housing market nationwide.
The number of sales in Baltimore city and the five surrounding counties fell by 23, or 1 percent compared with April 2013,...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:16 PM
When John Crosby takes his final exams this week, it will be a lot like playing "Jeopardy." Every question could be the one that costs the Polytechnic Institute senior thousands of dollars.
The basketball player has 20 potential athletic scholarships,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Howard County's newest district is also one of its more interesting state-level races.
District 9B, formerly located in Carroll County, was redrawn in 2012 and now almost exclusively represents Ellicott City voters. The district was carved mostly...
| May 26, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Etched in the black granite memorial of the Carroll County Vietnam Memorial Park on Willis Street are the names and faces of the county's 18 fallen heroes from the Vietnam War.
The likeness of Lt. Col. James B. Moore, who was born on Jan. 6, 1931, in...
| May 27, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Trains have rumbled through the heart of Hampstead for nearly all of the Carroll County town's 125-year history. Horn blasts from passing trains are a part of everyday life in the community.
So are headphones, earbuds and all manner of modern digital...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The primary election for state and local candidates is fast approaching: the June 24 polling date is, as of today, less than a month away.
This year, with eight wide-open state-level House and Senate seats and a vacancy on the County Council and for...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:34 AM
Jillian Casey, 9, tried to sum up her thoughts about Girls on the Run as she jogged around the field at Freedom Elementary during a recent practice.
"It's like Girl Scouts mixed with a track team or something," the third-grader said, satisfied with...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:05 PM
The Federal Trade Commission ruled Friday that the Men's Wearhouse takeover of fellow clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers can move forward after the agency found that the combined company would not violate antitrust laws.