| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Howard Homer Walters, a retired civil engineer and former president of Bell Atlantic Properties, died of kidney failure April 1 at the BayWoods of Annapolis. The longtime Cape St. Claire resident was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised in West Baltimore on...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 6:18 AM
In January of 1942, the big news in the county was taxes, government debt, Japanese bombs and paratroopers ... oh, and parking meters.
A Jan. 2, 1942, article in The Baltimore Sun reported, "The Board of County Commissioners paid off $25,000 to make...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:19 AM
From the Baltimore Sun Op-Ed Page
Greg Kline notes the major divisions within the Democratic Party, and what this means for chances of a Republican winning this November.
Fact Checking Martin O'Malley
Mark Newgent does yeoman's work in fact checking...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Weather forecasting models are suggesting a snow-heavy system will track up the East Coast from the Carolinas late Wednesday through Thursday.
But forecasters aren't making specific accumulation predictions yet, other than to caution of the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Five Queen Anne's County watermen have been charged with illegally taking 51 bushels of oysters from a protected area near the mouth of the Wicomico River in Tangier Sound, Maryland Department of Natural Resources officials said.
Acting on a tip,...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:41 AM
As of 10:30 a.m. Thursday, lanes on the Baltimore Beltway remain closed at Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie due to an overturned tractor trailer with a person trapped inside.
The ramp to southbound Ritchie Highway and two shoulders are closed.
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:16 AM
Monday, Nov. 25: Chris Gilbert will discuss marine electronics at the regular monthly meeting of the Perry Hall Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association. The meeting at the Gunpowder VFW Post 10067, 6309 Ebenezer Road,...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 1:56 PM
SolarCity will unveil three solar installations in Queen Anne's County this week that the company said are collectively the largest in the state not owned by a utility.
The installations include more than 14,000 solar panels and are capable of...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:37 PM
Bollinger Trail hike
Saturday: A 6-mile hike in a remote area on the northeastern side of Prettyboy Reservoir on fire roads with some hills and one stream crossing. Pace will be 2.5 mph. For time and other information, call 410-374-4879 before 8 p.m....
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Email rec sports copy to email@example.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the write-up.
The EYO 8-U travel team, winners of the MABA...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Six years after Gov. Martin O'Malley tried to kill a Kent Island housing development in an environmentally sensitive area near the Chesapeake Bay, the state Board of Public Works will be asked to reverse course Wednesday and approve permits that would...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:44 AM
Over the years, chef Martin Saylor of Coastal Sunbelt Produce Company in Savage has served crab salad rolls and rockfish imperial with tomato jam at Gov. Martin O'Malley's annual Buy Local Challenge Cookout.
When the annual event convenes July 25 in...