| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:17 AM
Michael Odian was first drawn to horses at the age of 5, after a pony ride at a friend's birthday party.
Fast forward 40 years and you'll find the well-known veterinarian raising horses at his Taneytown farm and traveling the region to care for show and...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Dr. William Dando pleaded not guilty and is requesting a jury trial on charges he sexually assaulted a female patient at an urgent care center near Cumberland, according to court records updated Monday.
Dando appeared Tuesday in Allegany County...
| May 31, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Jane O. Emich, an outstanding Maryland golfer who during her more than 60-year career won numerous state and regional titles, died May 20 of respiratory failure at her home in the Brightwood retirement community. She was 95.
"Jane Emich was not only a...
| May 17, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The Maryland Natural Resources Police has issued a warning to boaters and anglers to avoid the Upper Potomac River, including its swollen creeks and streams through Monday.
The advisory, issued Friday and based on information received from the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:47 PM
To become licensed as a nurse, a social worker or even to drive around dead bodies in Maryland, a criminal background check is required.
But not to get a doctor's license.
Instead, the state Board of Physicians asks would-be doctors to voluntarily...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:53 AM
When Bob Maranto goes to work every day, he is surrounded by hundreds of neatly shelved books.
But he doesn't get as much reading done as he would like while he's there.
Maranto, 46, is manager of the Arbutus and Lansdowne branches of the Baltimore...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Writing as a retired street cop and a fierce enforcer of DUI laws, I am appalled that my colleagues in Maryland are not already trained to detect, test and arrest for non-alcohol DUI ("Authorities worried about drugged driving after new pot law takes...
| May 8, 2014
| 11:37 AM
In honor of Old Bay's 75th anniversary, Frederick-based Flying Dog Brewery collaborated with the Maryland seasoning company to create Dead Rise Summer Ale. The seasonal beer is available now until Labor Day.
The beer, which has an alcohol by volume...
| Jun 14, 2014
The public service video produced by the Maryland National Guard on sexual assault begins like others. There's footage of troops training in the field. A narrator warns of predators within the ranks. A succession of leaders discusses the impact of...
| May 18, 2014
| 11:27 AM
As "Bronco" Billy Gowan made his way back to the stakes barn at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday night, the Louisiana-born, Kentucky-based trainer looked and acted as if his horse, Ride On Curlin, had just won the 139th Preakness.
"I'm happy. He never...
| May 21, 2014
| 6:47 PM
Public library advocates are questioning a Baltimore County plan to transfer library information-technology services to the county government's IT office, saying it could set a precedent that threatens the library's autonomy.
County Executive Kevin...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:59 PM
A Columbia man has been charged with rape for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old girl, according to City of Frederick Police.
Wesley Ho, 27, of the 10000 Block Windstream Drive in Columbia, faces one count of second-degree rape and three counts...