The newly elected members of the House of Delegates from Harford County voted on their first major issue since going to Annapolis. All four members, Dels. Hess, Hardwicke, Blair and Scarff, voted in favor of a bill to outlaw racial discrimination by hotels and restaurants.
An older couple visiting Maryland from West Virginia were robbed at gunpoint at their Glen Burnie hotel on Saturday afternoon after a gunman pretended he was on the hotel maintenance staff, Anne Arundel County Police said Monday.
A proposed zoning rule that would reduce the number of liquor outlets in Baltimore is garnering increased support among community members and health advocates who believe it will make neighborhoods healthier and safer.
Members of the Laurel Moose Lodge, in conjunction with the Laurel Lodge Moose Riders and the Laurel Police Department, came together Dec. 17 to ensure collected toys and goodies were transported to the USO office at Fort Meade for distribution to needy children.
Sherri Ingram-Hudgins steps into the homeless resource center on U.S. 1 in Jessup on the cold, rainy afternoon after Christmas, just about two years to the day since she began her effort to help people living on the margins. The place has been open more than an hour, and already crowded with people stopping in to do laundry or use a computer, get a meal, maybe pick up donated clothing or canned goods.
A smoking ban went into effect at the start of 2012 for all properties owned or leased by the Harford County government, with one exception, the Circuit Courthouse on Bel Air's Main Street. There would still be a designated smoking area away from building entrances and at least 25 feet away from the building doors.
The two Oklahoma men arrested in June for operating a meth lab out of an Elkridge hotel room pleaded guilty in Howard County Circuit Court this week, according to state¿s attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
The two Oklahoma men arrested in June for operating a meth lab out of an Elkridge hotel room pleaded guilty in Howard County Circuit Court this week, according to state's attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
A local development group plans to open a boutique hotel featuring rooms ranging in price from $350 to $1,500 a night in Mount Vernon. The $16 million project, called The Ivy, is planned to open by spring 2014 inside the former Inn at Government House property at Calvert and Biddle streets.
In a new lawsuit, the sons of Frank Olson seek to pry open the secrecy surrounding the government's Cold War-era research into mind-control drugs, sensory deprivation, abuse and torture to learn what happened during the predawn hours of Nov. 28, 1953, in Room 1018a of the Statler Hotel.
Documents obtained through a public records request detail for the first time the stunning turn of events that led Munpreet Chona to be killed in a hail of gunfire by police on Jan. 31. It was the conclusion to a whirlwind chase through Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City involving a fleet of officers from four different agencies, all of whom believed Chona was armed.
Superstorm Sandy has left the small town of Crisfield reeling from floods that destroyed homes and power outages that persist three weeks after the deluge. But no turbulence can destroy the community spirit in this Eastern Shore enclave.