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  • Traffic: Volumes easing, SHA reminds of new ramp at White Marsh

    Traffic: Volumes easing, SHA reminds of new ramp at White Marsh
    As of 9:15 a.m., traffic was easing throughout the region, though volumes were still heavy on the west side of the beltway. The State Highway Administration is reminding motorists that there's a new traffic pattern in effect at White Marsh Boulevard...
  • Dorothy Higdon, of Mays Chapel, secretary and scout volunteer

    Dorothy Higdon, of Mays Chapel, secretary and scout volunteer
    Dorothy Beksinski Higdon, a homemaker and former secretary once active in scouting, died of heart disease Friday at her Mays Chapel home. She was 89. Born Dorothy Beksinski in Baltimore and raised in Fells Point, she was the daughter of Walter and...
  • Deal for new power plant ruled unconstitutional

    Deal for new power plant ruled unconstitutional
    A federal judge has ruled unconstitutional an arrangement approved by state regulators to allow construction of a new power plant in Southern Maryland, an effort to increase locally produced electricity before tight supply causes reliability problems. By...
  • Collins celebrate 50th anniversary

    William and Mary Jo Collins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7 and renewed their vows at St. Margaret Parish in Bel Air. They were married Sept. 7, 1963 at St. Stanislaus Church in Superior, Wisc. After renewing their vows, they...
  • Penn National clears a hurdle needed to bid for Prince George's casino

    Penn National clears a hurdle needed to bid for Prince George's casino
    Penn National Gaming Inc. took another step Thursday toward being able to bid for a casino license in Prince George's County after Maryland gaming officials approved a corporate restructuring for the owner of Hollywood Casino Perryville. The state...
  • Oyster Bay Grille to open in Towson Circle building

    Oyster Bay Grille is set to open late this month in the Towson Circle development. It will take over the back restaurant space that has sat vacant since Vin closed in 2008. The team behind Oyster Bay Grille includes brothers Nick and John Daskalakis...
  • Pennsylvania man wins Perryville triathlon

    Congratulation to triathlete Brian Lovett of Allentown, Pa., who was the overall winner of the Diamond in the Rough competition in Perryville this past weekend. Congratulation to Hunter Ritter, formerly of Perryville, who now attends John Carroll in Bel...
  • Shop wisely for electricity, gas

    Shop wisely for electricity, gas
    Letter writer Joel Bright did consumers a service by highlighting the value of shopping for electricity and natural gas service from the many competitive energy providers active in Maryland ("Consumers should shop around for the best gas and electricity...
  • Orioles still pondering roster move, DL options

    Orioles still pondering roster move, DL options
    TORONTO -- The Orioles have yet to make a roster move today to recall right-hander Steve Johnson, who joined the club this morning. The team is exploring several options, all likely DL moves, as the corresponding move to add Johnson. Manager Buck...
  • County budget hearing at Laurel High Feb. 12

    Prince George's County residents can testify on the county's fiscal year 2014 budget in February at the final two in a series of three public hearings, including one held in Laurel. According to information from the county, County Executive Rushern...
  • Harford Police blotter for Jan. 9

    Aberdeen Harford County sheriff's deputies and state police report: Kristopher Brown, 31, of the 3600 block of Churchville Road, was charged last Thursday with first-degree and second-degree assault. Tyler Testerman, 18, of the 200 block of...
  • With impatiens scarce due to disease, choose begonia and coleus [Lutherville]

    Gardeners will have a hard time finding impatiens for their flower gardens this year. The dreaded downy mildew fungal disease that began in Florida last year has spread to Maryland and has infected the ever-popular Impatiens walleriana. The downy mildew...