| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Sean McComb was sitting Wednesday morning on one of the worn wooden benches at Baltimore's Penn Station reading a book on how to improve teaching when his phone began to buzz wildly with text messages and email notifications.
The word was out: McComb had...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 4:05 AM
Calling all artists! The Howard County Conservancy seeks submissions for its fourth annual Art of Stewardship juried art show, which will run from Wednesday, March 12, until Saturday, April 9. During the opening reception on Thursday, March 13, a round...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 3:10 AM
The gift bags are arranged in rows. Red and green and white — the traditional holiday colors. In a few days, a group of volunteers will fill them, assembly line-style, with warm hats and gloves and other goodies. But the best part is yet to come....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 6:53 PM
A Cecil County man was killed in a barn roof collapse in northern Harford County Wednesday afternoon.
The Harford County Sheriff's Office identified the victim as Daniel Paul Dixon, 32, of Port Deposit.
Fire and rescue crews were dispatched to a...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:28 PM
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts said Wednesday that he plans to form a commission of experts outside the city department to review the death of Tyrone West, a move denounced by the head of the city's police union as "a way to placate the...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 3:06 PM
The cleanup of soil contaminated by gasoline at two travel plazas on Interstate 95 likely will cost the state $2.2 million more than estimated, according to the Maryland Transportation Authority.
Remediation work at Maryland House in Harford County has...
| Oct 8, 2013
Maryland's four casinos pulled in $65.3 million in revenue for September, a drop from $71 million the month before, the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Agency reported Monday.
Two of Maryland casinos — Casino at Ocean Downs and Rocky Gap Casino...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Officials with the Bel Air-based nonprofit Upper Chesapeake Health are taking a "wait-and-see" stance on planning and building a proposed medical campus and hospital next to the Bulle Rock development on the edge of the city, the president and CEO of...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:32 AM
A right-hand turn lane from Schucks Road onto Route 22 (East Churchville Road) will be built to improve traffic at the intersection near Harford Community College to accommodate traffic that will be generated once Towson University building opens on...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:20 PM
A Baltimore County English teacher who the state superintendent said "personifies the cutting edge Maryland educator" was named Maryland's 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year, state education officials announced Friday.
Sean McComb, of Patapsco High School &...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:26 PM
The Interdenominational Church Ushers Association of Maryland Inc., an affiliation of the National United Church Usher's Association of America Inc., celebrated 98 years of service on Sept. 29. This year's historical banquet was held at La Fontaine Blue...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Harmony Lodge AF & AM held its annual ladies night at their lodge Saturday. More than 60 lodge members and their spouses as well as the wives of the several of the late members were honored at a dinner. The lodge members prepared a dinner of roast beef,...