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Anne Arundel County

Firefighters respond to smoke from Atlas Air plane at BWI

Firefighters responded to smoke coming from an Atlas Air plane that landed at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport on Monday.


Baltimore City

Baltimore County physician’s assistant pleads guilty to opioid distribution conspiracy, admits sexual contact with clients

William Soyke, a Baltimore County physician’s assistant, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute several prescription drugs as he admitted he helped prescribe several opioids, including fentanyl, not for legitimate medical purposes and engaged in sexual contact with some of his female clients.

Baltimore County

Earlene Reed Harvey, a Baltimore jazz vocalist who performed with Natalie Cole, James Brown and others, dies

Earlene Reed Harvey, a noted Baltimore jazz vocalist, died June 27 of congestive heart failure at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The Overlea resident was 77.


Harford County

Bel Air’s St. Matthew Lutheran Church celebrates its solar field

The sun shone brightly Sunday morning at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Bel Air, sunshine being a critical component of the church’s new power generator, a 648-panel solar array on its campus.


Howard County

After a medical emergency overseas, Ellicott City business owners receive financial support via GoFundMe

Ellicott City business owners Hatsumi and Derek Smith found themselves stuck near Tokyo, Japan, after a life-threatening medical emergency. Howard County residents, including former county executive Allan Kittleman, are working to help them with their finances.

More Maryland news

Maryland prison population continues to shrink as officials consider releasing more elderly inmates

The prison population in Maryland continues to decline as state officials consider recommendations to make it easier for elderly inmates to be granted parole.