| May 16, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Forecasters are watching for development of potentially severe thunderstorms across Maryland late Thursday, though the strongest chances for severe weather were expected in Southern Maryland.
Warming temperatures are expected to fuel the atmospheric...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 4:34 PM
A wind power project proposed on the lower Eastern Shore that's struggling to overcome objections from the Navy has a new, airborne worry — bald eagles.
Federal wildlife biologists say the population of the once-rare national bird has grown so...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 1:55 PM
John E. "Jack" Simms, a retired executive vice president whose career at American Credit Indemnity Co. spanned more than four decades, died Friday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at Stella Maris Hospice. He was 88.
The son of a Methodist...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 2:29 PM
McDaniel College announced Monday that a $6.7 million bequest will be used to establish an endowment for scholarships, the largest in its history.
The funds come from the estate of Philip Henry Dorsey, who was part of a class of 18 earning a bachelor'...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 10:25 AM
The Cops on Rooftops campaign, started and led by Laurel Police Department Cpl. Beth Thomas, released the results of its annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Maryland.
Thomas, who spent 31 hours on the roof of Dunkin Donuts on Baltimore Avenue in...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Sandy is no ordinary hurricane.
A remarkable configuration of weather systems are tugging on the storm system as it slogs up the eastern seaboard, slowing and widening the cyclone. A full moon will drag tides up the shore just as the storm whips the sea....
| May 23, 2012
| 3:51 AM
Today's forecast calls for cloudy skies, patchy fog in the morning and a chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a high temperature near 80 degrees. Wednesday night is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low temperature around 66 degrees....
| May 23, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Today's Board of Public Works meeting was about more than just big government contracts, it also became a lesson in big words.
Maryland's Comptroller Peter Franchot kicked off the effort by whipping out "ratiocination," a fancier term for reasoning. The...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 2:48 PM
One in a series of profiles of Maryland delegates to the Republican National Convention
She graduated in 1989 with a degree in political science, but politics never held Deb Rey's interest. Like most people coming out of college, she was mainly concerned...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:19 PM
Ten Maryland schools have been named National Blue Ribbon Schools of Excellence, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced Friday.
Six elementary schools received the honor: Crofton Meadows in Anne Arundel County, Woodholme in Baltimore County, Ring...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:06 PM
After three weeks at the former Greenbelt Middle School, students at Laurel Elementary returned to their neighborhood school Monday.
"It's fabulous," said Laurel Principal Melinda Lee. "We have more time, that's one of the pluses of being back here. Just...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:09 PM
Out of 18 counties throughout the state, Harford Christian School representing Harford County came out on top during last week's 22nd Maryland Envirothon.
The team's journey to their big win was full of obstacles and a few surprises this year — the...