| Jan 4, 2013
| 8:35 PM
For better or worse, Marylanders may be more affected by the fiscal cliff tax deal than residents in other parts of the country.
Maryland is one of the wealthiest states, and its residents have the nation's highest median income. That means they likely...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 2:21 PM
John C. "Jake" Smedley, a retired social worker and former Ruxton resident, died Dec. 9 of cancer at his Silver Spring home. He was 91.
John Calvin Smedley was born in Letchworth, England. After the death of his parents, he moved to Beverly Hills, Calif....
| Dec 18, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Behind-the-scenes jostling for committee chairmanships in the U.S. Senate has left Maryland Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski poised to take over the Senate Intelligence Committee — a move experts said Tuesday could bolster the role cybersecurity plays in...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 7:31 AM
A Montgomery County elementary school teacher was charged Thursday in Baltimore County for possession of child pornography, police said.
Lawrence Joynes, 54, of Dundalk, teaches music at New Hampshire Estates Elementary school in Silver Spring,...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Two people died in a three-vehicle Christmas Eve crash on I-495 in Montgomery County, Maryland State Police said.
Killed were a 30-year-old woman and a 17-year-old man, both from Silver Spring, Sgt. L. Broadwater of the Rockville Barrack said Tuesday...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Two years ago, when Sade Miller was in fifth grade at Ridgely Elementary School in Denton, she decided to raise money for the hospice in Caroline County.
Instead of holding a bake sale or asking the adults in her life for money, Sade (pronounced Sha-day)...
| May 21, 2013
| 5:59 AM
One lane and one shoulder of westbound Route 100 in Anne Arundel County are closed at WB&A Road due to a crash that happened at 8:46 a.m., according to the State Highway Administration.
A four-car crash on the outer loop of the Baltimore Beltway at...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The liberals in the Maryland General Assembly are at it again wanting now to give driver's licenses to undocumented and illegal immigrants.
This is the wrong way to go, and illegal immigrants do not deserve or should not be given drivers licenses in...
| May 15, 2013
| 9:49 AM
100 Years Ago
Sheep vs. dogs
"It is reported that Mr. Harold Hopkins had a large number of sheep killed by dogs last Sunday morning.
"Wanted: A woman to cook, wash and clean, and remain at night, good wages. Mrs. James Steward. Hill St. Ellicott...
| May 29, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Harford County Executive David Craig plans to formally announce his bid for Maryland governor this coming Monday, June 3.
The initial announcement will happen at 9 a.m. at Craig's Congress Avenue home in Havre de Grace.
Following the Havre de Grace...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 11:55 AM
When Scott Schulte stopped at Pasadena Pawn and Gun last week to pick up his fifth firearm of the year, the Maryland State Police still hadn't finished his background check. The store let him take the pistol anyway.
"I figure I can use my discretion,"...
| Jan 5, 2013
The 25-year-old Baltimore-based law firm Offit Kurman recently formed a pioneering mortgage compliance affiliate, C3 Compliance Consultants, to help lenders across the United States conform with regulations launched this year by the federal Consumer...