One week after Baltimore County's retirement system lowered its long-term expectations of how much it will earn on investments, the state system faces a similar decision Tuesday – one with potentially significant consequences for current and future retirees and Maryland taxpayers.
Clarence Cromwell Boyle Sr., a Harford County automobile dealership owner who served in World War II, died of heart disease at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center on March 27. He was 85 and lived in Bel Air.
Tim Johnson's Ride on Washington is a grueling five-day, 500-mile bicycling event from Boston to Washington, D.C., that raises funds for the Bikes Belong, a group that advocates bicycle safety and bike programs for children. Johnson hopes to raise $100,000 for the group.
The name of John Gilbert Collison Sr. has been largely forgotten today, but his invention of the artificial steel hip ball more than 60 years ago has given relief to patients worldwide suffering from fractured hips.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Profits at the Sinclair Broadcast Group rose more than 7 percent in the second quarter as local auto dealers increased spending on television advertising, the Hunt Valley-based TV station owner reported Wednesday.
When NovaSom Inc. was looking to produce its diagnostic kits for measuring sleep apnea, the Glen Burnie-based company didn't look to factories in Asia or Mexico. Instead, it found a manufacturer right off the Beltway in Woodlawn.