| May 16, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The gas tax increase Gov. Martin O'Malley signed into law Thursday will pay for weekend MARC service between Baltimore and D.C., roads and bridges throughout the state and construction on the Red and Purple lines to begin as soon as 2015.
| May 7, 2013
| 6:38 PM
After less than a year on the job, Larry Tolliver is calling it quits as chief of the troubled Anne Arundel County Police Department.
Tolliver, 67, said his resignation — or "return to retirement," as he called it — will take effect May 21....
| Apr 29, 2013
| 10:49 AM
The Community College of Baltimore County will roast one of college's pioneers during a special event 6-9 p.m., Saturday, May 4, in the Q Lounge on the school's Catonsville campus, 800 S. Rolling Road.
Catonsville resident Jack Manley, one of the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Gardens were filled with tulips. Dogwood blossoms and tender new shoots were mulched. Windows glistened, tables glowed and chandeliers glittered in the April sun.
Guilford homeowners were ready for the visitors who would come during the Guilford edition...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Maryland Republican Party interim chairman Diana Waterman fended off challenges and won election as head of the state GOP this past weekend, taking the reins as the party faces a shortened fundraising session for state lawmakers and challenges from...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Orlando Ridout V, a historian of early Maryland buildings who explored crawl spaces and attics for their social and architectural details, died of pancreatic cancer complications April 6 at Anne Arundel Medical Center. The lifelong Annapolis resident...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 2:29 PM
On sparkling spring days, Ann Goldman Giroux enjoys tending her garden, planting vegetables and nurturing the lush roses and rare azaleas that adorn her family's home in Guilford.
Giroux, who typically plants 800 white tulips along the front walkway and...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Four young men, including a Kent Island firefighter, were killed in a head-on car crash on Kent Island Wednesday afternoon, the Queen Anne's County sheriff's office said.
Firefighter medics who rushed to the scene recognized the fireman who was killed,...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Accidents were bogging down the Thursday morning commute in the city and in Baltimore County, police said.
In the city, northbound traffic on Martin Luther King Boulevard was being detoured onto West Fayette Street after an accident between Fayette and...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 11:53 AM
— The volunteers of the Maryland Amphibian and Reptile Atlas project leave no log unrolled, no stone unturned in their quest to document the state's dirt dwellers.
When the earth is moist after a soaking rain and the temperatures whisper spring,...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Maryland drivers might soon have to opt for a hands-free device if they want to talk on their phone while driving.
After texting while driving was made a primary offense last year, legislation making the use of a cellphone while driving a primary...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Frank Simms Dudley Jr., an Eastern Shore real estate broker and property appraiser, died of complications after surgery March 3 at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The former Baltimore resident was 93.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank...