| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In your April 17 editorial, "The 'Rain Tax' Sham," you take rain tax critics to task for failing to get their facts straight. You write: "That critics can't even accurately describe when the tax was passed should tell you all you need to know about how...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A month after across-the-board federal spending cuts began, there are signs that one of the most troubling potential consequences for Maryland — the furloughing of federal employees — might not be as widespread as initially feared.
| Mar 17, 2012
| 3:48 PM
A New Windsor tavern turned inn, dating back to the early 19th century, is among the state's "endangered" historical properties, according to Preservation Maryland, a statewide advocacy group.
The Dielman Inn in New Windsor, located at Main and High...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 10:31 AM
Reporter Matthew Hay Brown took a break from covering military affairs and national security to review the Psychedelic Furs' show at Rams Head on Stage Monday night.
Is there anyone having more fun at a Psychedelic Furs show than frontman Richard...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Many consumers voluntarily buy more than one type of insurance from the same company so they can get a discount on premiums.
But what if an insurer wouldn't sell you a homeowner's policy unless you also purchased auto insurance from it, too?
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:41 PM
In the movies, Gotham City police required a giant spotlight to find Batman.
Montgomery County police didn't have to go quite so far, finding him cruising around in a Lamborghini Wednesday in Silver Spring and pulling the unidentified man over for not...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 8:08 PM
For Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich, campaigning in Maryland on Tuesday represented something of a political homecoming.
It was nearly 20 years ago that Gingrich, then a Georgia congressman, hatched the outlines of the "Contract with...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 3:15 AM
Two people are dead after a car collided with a tow truck in Silver Spring, authorities said.
Thursday's crash left 26-year-old Olin Dale Soreson and an unidentified 23-year-old woman dead. Soreson was driving a Toyota Corolla and the woman was a...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 10:07 AM
An 1872 building in Cockeysville that was built to house poor people who had communicable diseases is now facing an unhealthy future itself, and is on a newly released list of "endangered" or threatened historic properties in Maryland.
The "Pest House,"...