Child care workers would undergo stiffer background checks and states would spend more to improve the quality of day care under a sweeping, bipartisan bill crafted by Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski that is set for a vote in the Senate as early as this week.
January 25, nine shotgun blasts rang through crowded passageways inside The Mall in Columbia. In seconds, three lives were claimed, and Howard County joined Newtown, Conn.; Aurora, Colo. and too many others on a grim list of places where a sense of security has been ripped away by gun violence.
The donation of the AEDs, which is scheduled to be formally announced to the public at an event scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday at the Laurel Municipal Center, is coming from Rescue One Training for Life Inc. The company provides safety training and products to various groups, which includes schools, businesses, and governments.
Nearly a year after the incident, the trial of an Edgewood man accused of a 2013 double shooting that left a 17-year-old boy dead and a now-19-year-old man seriously wounded began Friday in the Harford County Courthouse in downtown Bel Air.
The youngest member of the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company to receive the company's Edgar M. Williams Lifesaving Award Saturday was an 11-year-old cadet who saved his infant sister's life by applying techniques to save her from chocking, techniques he had learned through the cadet program weeks before.
A 26-year-old Westminster man was flown to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center Monday night after an accident on Route 140 near the Baltimore County line between his motorcycle and a pickup truck, according to a Maryland State Police news release.
Against the backdrop of an organization struggling with various degrees of disorganization and dis-integration, the volunteers of the Harford County Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Service have continued to provide a level of professional service money can't buy.
This weekend will be one of the biggest of the summer in Harford County, what with the Cal Ripken World Series in Aberdeen, the Maryland BBQ Bash in Bel Air and the Havre de Grace Seafood Festival all slated to start on Friday.
An armed man was shot by an Aberdeen Police officer late Monday night after officers responded to a local motel near Aberdeen Proving Ground where gunfire had been reported, according to Aberdeen Police.
Navy Seaman Apprentice Paul M. Winnie, son of Pamela A. and David B. Winnie of Joppa, Md., was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
The words "victims" and "celebration" don't often go hand in hand, but this week the Historic Courtroom of the Circuit Court Building in Annapolis hosted a Victims' Rights Week Celebration honoring residents and criminal justice professionals who work with victims of crime.
In the spirit of community collaboration and teamwork taught through youth sports, Adams Chevrolet Inc. is supporting Havre de Grace Little League through the Chevy Youth Baseball Program. This sponsorship will include both monetary and equipment donations during this spring youth baseball season
Construction of the new Northeastern Expressway 50 years ago caused the relocation of Route 24, which resulted in some residents of Emmorton Road having the road in front of their homes torn up and completely mud covered
A Baltimore City Sheriff's Office deputy suffered a gunshot wound after unintentionally firing the deputy's own firearm in a non-public area of the Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center on Friday morning, Sheriff's Office officials said.
Baltimore Gas & Electric on Wednesday donated $317,883 to groups across the state that BGE President and CEO Kenneth DeFontes Jr. considers the utility company's "kindred spirits:" Maryland's emergency responders.