| Jan 27, 2014
| 5:25 PM
When the doors opened to The Mall in Columbia Monday for the first time since a gunman killed two store employees before killing himself, 20-year-old Kristen Lowman was one of the first people through the door.
Approximately 50 hours earlier, Lowman...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:51 AM
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has identified the victim in Sunday's fatal house fire in Mount Airy as Nancy H. Bullock, 75.
According to a news release from the Office of the State Fire Marshal, Bullock succumbed to smoke inhalation...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 11:00 AM
As time marches on, it is getting clearer that Obamacare is a disaster and will eventually fall on its own weight. On November 13, 2012, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sibelius said that delaying Obamacare is not an option. On Monday, the...
| 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...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:33 AM
At a Sunday morning press conference, Howard County police said customers who were in the Mall in Columbia at the time of yesterday's fatal shootings can retrieve items left at common areas of the mall from noon to 5 p.m. at PNC Center, 30 Corporate...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
An 18-year-old Mount Airy man is in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident Saturday night in Taylorsville that the Maryland State Police is investigating.
Michael Hatfield is in critical condition at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Dr. Jocelyn A. Farrar, who realized a childhood dream of becoming a nurse and then spent nearly four decades in the field, died Saturday of mesothelioma at a second home in Isle of Palms, S.C. The longtime Mount Airy resident was 61.
"She was a nurse's...
| 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 10, 2013
| 5:05 AM
Del. Justin Ready, a Westminster Republican, announced his intentions to seek a second term in the House of Delegates Sunday at a campaign kick-off event at Sandymount Park in Finksburg.
In a news release sent Monday morning, Ready stressed his...
| 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...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Mount Airy's popular fall festival will celebrate its 28th year on Oct. 5 and 6 with a major change.
Due to the construction on new sidewalks on Main Street, the festival has been moved from its Main Street location to the Mt. Air Volunteer Fire...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:05 PM
A former South Carroll High School English teacher has been charged with sexual abuse of a minor after he kissed a 17-year-old student in a Mount Airy park this summer, according to charging documents.
Hampstead resident Wade Thomas Kemper, 38, has been...