| Jul 18, 2014
Sunday, July 20
River run Kayak the Patuxent at Jug Bay Wetland Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Road, Lothian, 11 a.m. Meet at Patuxent Wetland Park and paddle to Chris Swarth Boardwalk at Glendening Preserve. After lunch, there's an optional hike before...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:21 AM
New opportunities for young adults to hang out and have fun in good company are appearing in Laurel along with the fireflies and balmy nights of summer.
Two faith-based groups are reaching out to 18- to 35-year-olds who may eventually find their way...
| 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...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:34 AM
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
Baltimore Avenue, 14900 block, July...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Laurel High School held its class of 2014 graduation ceremony at the Comcast Center at University of Maryland on Tuesday, May 27.
Laurel High SchoolValedictorian
| Jun 1, 2014
| 8:59 AM
On the first day of pick-your-own season at Gorman Farm, parking was at a premium.
The lot quickly filled, forcing customers to park along the 1,000-foot gravel driveway and spill out onto the shoulders of Gorman Road, just a mile or so from...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:41 AM
The city's two pools opened Memoridal Day weekend for the summer swim season, with weekday hours shortened until Prince George's County public schools are through for the year.
The Laurel Municipal Pool is located at 901 Main St., and the Greenview...
| May 27, 2014
| 5:14 PM
The Prince George's County Board of License Commissioners, otherwise known as the Liquor Board, on Tuesday denied a request by the owner of Rio Bar & Grill to transfer the now-defunct sports bar's liquor license to owners of The Original Kilimanjaro, a...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:00 AM
On June 6 and 7, tots in tiny tutus and pony tails will dance on the Laurel High School stage in concert with more than 200 other sublimely costumed "Pop Stars" from Stars Studio in North Laurel.
The annual recital will culminate the past year's dance...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The primary election for state and local candidates is fast approaching: the June 24 polling date is, as of today, less than a month away.
This year, with eight wide-open state-level House and Senate seats and a vacancy on the County Council and for...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:45 PM
I am sure I speak for most Marylanders when I say that Attorney General Doug Gansler and Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown have let us down with their bickering and mudslinging and dirty political tactics throughout this gubernatorial campaign. I can't go a day...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:57 PM
The Anne Arundel County school board adopted a $1.02 billion operating budget last week for the next fiscal year that includes funding for employee pay increases and the money to open a new contract school.
But the panel criticized county government...