Virginia-based Dominion said Tuesday that it has applied to bid in the auction that will determine who will build Maryland's first offshore wind turbines, part of the state's push to increase local sources of renewable energy.
About 60 people gathered in front of a Bel Air house Thursday morning, where the previous owner was shot and killed by his then-teenage son two years ago, as prospective buyers offered bids during an auction of the property.
Nostalgia among those who grew up in Laurel has caused its memorabilia to become a hot collectible. Every imaginable collectible is available, such as old photos, postcards, T-shirts, and even some Laurel Police Department patches.
The operators of the Bel Air Auto Auction are seeking county approval to establish a new facility on nearly 175 acres in a proposed business park in the Riverside area, a move that has been in the works for more than a decade.
Jane Sawyers, bartender extraordinaire at the VFW Post 8185, celebrated her birthday on Tuesday, Jan. 21 while stuck inside during that very snowy day. Jane organized a fundraiser in the VFW's canteen for the following Saturday night, and she was surprised with two birthday cakes. Jane shared her cakes with the partygoers that evening – in between the eating and the dancing and the silent auction betting. When the dust cleared, Jane had raised more than $1,000 for the VFW's National Home
Announcing their first-ever joint agenda, the Democratic leaders of the General Assembly said Friday they will work together to pass legislation aimed at improving Maryland's business climate and boosting the state's economy.
The board of directors for the Bainbridge Museum met on Saturday in the museum at 6 S. Main St. Although the museum usually closes for three months from the middle of December to the middle of March, the museum has remained open this year, except on days when bad weather prevents it
A fire at the Westminster Livestock Auction building on Old New Windsor Road early Wednesday morning caused about $300,000 in damages, according to a notice of investigation from the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office.
The Bel Air Town Commissioners received an overall clean audit report during their work session Monday, although it must undergo a final review before the formal presentation during the Jan. 21 town meeting.
If Santa Claus had ever contemplated expanding his toy-making empire from the North Pole to a more strategic hub closer to the nation's capital, he might have found the mill town of Savage to his liking in 1948.
Federal officials announced plans Tuesday to auction the rights to build industrial wind energy turbines off Maryland's Atlantic coast, a move hailed by many environmentalists but criticized by the state's lone Republican congressman.
Women of Faith Christmas at Hope Baptist Church; Holiday Craft Fair and Winterfest at Church of the Resurrection; Holy Trinity Music Ministry's Christmas concert are some of the events being held in Laurel area churches for the holidays.
"O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree." Well, it is that time again folks. The annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in the lot adjacent to Rodgers Tavern will be Dec. 14 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. There will be caroling, Santa Claus, crafts for sale and light refreshments
Maryland had the fifth-highest rate of new foreclosure cases in the nation during the summer, the number increasing from the spring even as many other states improved, the Mortgage Bankers Association said Thursday.
Tom Kiefaber, the former owner of the Senator Theatre, has filed a second-degree assault charge against state Sen. Joan Carter Conway, after an incident last week at the auction of Kiefaber's former Orkney Road house that ended with him in handcuffs.