| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Bill Schroeder, owner of a bustling Italian grocery on Westminster's Main Street, doesn't know Rep. Chris Van Hollen's voting history or many of his positions. But he knows his Democratic congressman lives in Montgomery County.
And he finds it...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:45 PM
When Sukhwinder Singh got the call at 6 a.m. Wednesday that his Dash In convenience store in Severn had sold a winning $189 million Mega Millions jackpot ticket, his reaction was understandable.
"I thought it was somebody joking with me," said the...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:12 AM
The State Highway Administration said on Tuesday that all traffic lanes are have been reopened on Interstate 95 North at MD 100 after the clearing of a two-vehicle accident involving an overturned truck that had blocked traffic in both directions.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:25 AM
Delegate Susan Krebs, an Eldersburg Republican, formally announced her plans to seek reelection to the House of Delegates in District 5 through a news release Thursday.
Krebs, a three-term delegate, stressed her leadership, business experience and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Carroll County’s third annual Restaurant Week starts Sunday, Aug. 18, with 28 restaurants participating countywide.
The event showcases county eateries by offering patrons the opportunity to visit a new restaurant or try an old favorite at an...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Ten years ago, merchants along Mount Airy's historic Main Street hoping to drum up more business looked for something different.
"What it was decided to do was to learn about the history of our community," said Ellie Bonde, chairwoman of the promotion...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
A Mount Airy man has been charged with first- and second-degree murder in the death of his father Monday afternoon, according to Greg Shipley, a spokesman for the Maryland State Police.
Joseph W. Pine, 31, was charged early Tuesday morning after police...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:14 PM
A Mount Airy man was arrested Monday on suspicion that he might have fatally stabbed his father after a violent fight spilled onto the lawn of the home that the pair shared.
Joseph W. Pine, 31, of 706 Bridlewreath Way, was expected to be charged Tuesday...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The Carroll County Sheriff's Office has arrested 31-year-old Christopher James Geary in connection to a residential burglary in Mount Airy early Tuesday morning.
Sheriff's deputies responded to the 5300 block of Lucus Drive in Mount Airy around 2:40 a....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
OCEAN CITY — The high-rise towers of Maryland's Atlantic beach resort were blips on the horizon from 13 miles offshore. Except for a distant container ship coming out of Delaware Bay, the Scarlett Isabella was practically alone as it cruised...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Brenda DeCesare, who was the general manager for tennis at the Columbia Association, died of breast cancer Aug. 2 at her Ellicott City home. She was 56.
Brenda Derry was born in Baltimore and raised in Mount Washington. She was the daughter of James...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:00 AM
School was poised to start in several area jurisdictions Monday, but Howard County officials got a head start Sunday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new $34 million Ducketts Lane Elementary School in Elkridge.
"It's truly a 21st-century...