| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:39 PM
As hundreds of Baltimore public school graduates prepare to set foot on a four-year college campus in Maryland this month, nearly half will notice something familiar on their schedules: a class they took in high school.
More than from any other school...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:53 PM
WSSC shares the concern of Ms. LaCourse ("WSSC should consider impact of rates increase," Letters, July 31) about the impact of fees and rate increases on our customers, particularly those who can least afford them.
However, her letter neglected to...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The Prince George's County Council approved construction Monday of MGM Resorts' nearly $1 billion casino complex at National Harbor.
In an 8-1 vote, the council cleared MGM to apply for construction permits for the 23-acre site overlooking the Potomac...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Representatives of Maryland's game machine businesses lost a round in their fight against proposed state regulations they say could cripple the industry.
Sen. Paul G. Pinsky, co-chairman of the Joint Committee on Administrative, Legislative and Executive...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Two years ago, Baltimore rolled out the red carpet, and then some, for the War of 1812 bicentennial celebration, welcoming tens of thousands of visitors to commemorate what some have called the second war for American independence.
This year, they'll be...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Open gambling tables and slot machines were easy to find this week at the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino, now that the standing-room crowds once common to the high tourist season at the world's most famous boardwalk have found spots closer to home to...
| 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 5, 2014
| 9:30 AM
I was disappointed by the primary election. I mean no disrespect to Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown, but it was obvious the Democratic Party of Maryland threw its resources and support behind him, judging by the robo-calls and television and radio ads that...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:21 AM
With all three of their delegates retiring, residents of District 12 – which stretches from Columbia to Catonsville, Arbutus and Halethorpe in southwest Baltimore County – will choose three newcomers to the State House in the November...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Carroll County officials swiftly voiced opposition Friday to news that the federal government is eyeing a former military property near Westminster as a potential shelter for immigrant children — underscoring the challenge the Obama administration...
| Jul 17, 2014
Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report major crimes and property crimes. Howard County police report major crimes, break-ins and car thefts.
City of Laurel
Vista Drive, 14000 block, July 5....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The federal government will run out of money to deal with the influx of Central American children crossing the U.S. border illegally this summer if lawmakers fail to approve $3.7 billion in emergency funds, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told a...