| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:47 AM
The late Louis L. Goldstein, longtime comptroller of Maryland, was often heard to advise people to invest in land, as he put it, "because the Good Lord isn't making any more of it."
The observation is one that is relevant to the state of the home-...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:13 AM
A second newly constructed travel plaza along Interstate 95 in Maryland opened early Tuesday morning, about six weeks ahead of schedule, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
The opening of the new $26 million, 30,000-square-foot...
| Jul 25, 2014
From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. tonight (Friday), the Havre de Grace Elks Lodge, on 940 Pulaski Highway, will hold a steak dinner to include salad, potato, vegetable, dessert and coffee and iced tea. The cost is $13 per person. For information call the lodge, 410-...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Maryland's four casinos brought in $75.9 million in July, a jump of nearly 10 percent from the same month a year earlier, with the bulk of the increase coming from the state's largest casino, Maryland Live, the state lottery agency reported Tuesday....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:31 PM
A Pennsylvania man was promptly handed over to the Department of Homeland Security after being pulled over by Maryland State Police on I-95 near Perryville on Tuesday.
Officials declined to comment on the incident, but federal documents show the man had...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:25 PM
As many prepare for Fourth of July cookouts or head to the Shore, law enforcement agencies across the state are beefing up patrols — to monitor large crowds at fireworks celebrations and ramp up DUI enforcement.
Officers plan to be out in force on...
| Jul 13, 2014
Developers haven't built a new power plant of any significance in Maryland for over a decade — one reason the state imports more electricity than almost any other in the country, racking up extra charges for consumers.
But change is coming.
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Maryland's four casinos brought in $72 million in revenue in June, an 8 percent jump over the month a year earlier, lottery officials said Monday.
Maryland Live Casino, the top earner of all casinos on the East Coast that offer both slots and table...
| Jul 11, 2014
Congratulations to Tim and Stacy Duer on the birth of their daughter, Elise Renee Duer, on June 28. She weighed in at 6 pounds 11 ounces and was 19 inches long. Maternal grandparents are David and Betty Streeter.
Congratulations to the Perryville Major...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Patricia Ann Tatta, 39, of the 700 block of Gilbert Road, was arrested Thursday on a bench warrant in a case in which she was charged with failing to send her child to...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:00 PM
A Cecil County man has been arrested in connection with two bank robberies in Harford County last week, Maryland State Police said Wednesday.
As a result of the bank robberies investigation, two other people from Cecil County have been charged with...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Two-term Harford County Del. Wayne Norman captured the Republican State Senate nomination Tuesday in legislative District 35 that straddles northern Harford County and western Cecil County.
In the three-way GOP primary race for two open delegate seats in...