| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The House of Delegates voted 78 to 61 Wednesday to approve a sweeping gun control bill. Senators and delegates now need to resolve differences.
Anderson, Curtis S. (D) Baltimore
Arora, Sam (D) Montgomery
Barkley, Charles E. (D) Montgomery...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:30 AM
A conservation group is warning that many of Maryland's counties are skirting a new state law requiring them to rein in development of rural lands.
1000 Friends of Maryland says that more than a third of the state's 23 counties have done little or...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 9:29 AM
COLLEGE PARK — For the first time, Prince George's County is using student feedback to evaluate teacher performance.
At most public schools in the county, evaluations are based on reviews of classroom instruction, teacher self-assessments and goal-...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 2:54 PM
The Board of County Commissioners will hold its public hearing on Tuesday, Oct. 30, regarding the proposal to designate English as the official language of Carroll County.
The hearing will be held at 7 p.m. at the New Windsor Community Building,...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Seven student-athletes from Baltimore-area schools were among 20 statewide named Maryland finalists for the 19th annual Wendy’s High School Heisman Award on Thursday.
Samantha Bingaman, South Carroll; Kristen Douglas, Carroll Christian; Adam...
| 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...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Maryland's healthiest residents live in Howard County, while those with the most health problems reside in Baltimore City, according to new rankings to be released today.
The health patterns among the two areas differ greatly, the report by the Robert...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:52 AM
Patterson Mill won its second straight Maryland Class 2A East Region girls basketball championship Friday night in a rout of visiting Queen Anne's.
The Huskies outscored the Lions by at least six points every quarter en route to the easy, 64-28 victory....
| Mar 3, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Maryland State Police and sheriff's deputies in Queen Anne's County are investigating what they call the "suspicious disappearance" of a woman who they say has been missing for two days, and a dive team will search part of the Chesapeake Bay today....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:37 PM
A Carroll County commissioner has drafted legislation that would make English the county's official language — and if it passes, Carroll would become the third Maryland locality to enact such legislation this year, following Frederick and Queen...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The commissioners of Carroll County, Maryland, are solemnly considering a measure to make English the official language of their county, following the examples of Frederick County and Queen Anne's County.
Perhaps the best that can be said of the measure...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The Carroll County commissioners introduced a proposal Thursday to make English the county's official language and will schedule an evening public hearing to give all residents the opportunity to speak.
"We need good public input on this issue,"...