Del. Geraldine Valentino-Smith, a Bowie Democrat, is asking the Prince George's County Delegation to convene a task force to review current and best practices for the county school board, in regards to the composition, qualifications and compensation of board members
The Columbia Association unveiled a concept plan Friday for Symphony Woods Park that includes the construction of a headquarters, the relocation of Toby's Dinner Theatre and the creation of an "arts village."
Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold waived his right to a jury trial Thursday, clearing the way for attorneys to begin opening statements on Friday in a case that now will be heard by a single judge.
Amid a severe local outbreak of National Football League fever, Howard County Executive Ken Ulman is quick to point out that among the four politicians whose names are linked to the 2014 gubernatorial race, he's the only one who roots for the NFL's one true Maryland team.
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown took in $1.25 million last year in contributions toward his anticipated run for the Democratic nomination for governor in 2014, edging out Attorney General Douglas M. Gansler and Howard County Executive Ken Ulman by the narrowest of margins.
The Howard County Council approved legislation Monday encouraging a county-wide team to address bullying and allowing the county to apply for a grant to be used toward constructing the homeless apartment complex in North Laurel.
Michael Mershon can get pretty stirred up about lighting. He's been working in the business for more than 30 years, most of that time in Maryland, and says he's seen local governments wasting millions on lighting jobs ...
One teen is in critical condition and three have been hospitalized after the car they were travelling in was struck by a Mack truck on Route 99 outside of Mt. Hebron High School in Ellicott City on Thursday afternoon.
By By Luke Lavoie, firstname.lastname@example.org and Sara Toth and email@example.com
Howard County's Joint Task Force on School Safety holds first community forum to gather input on improving school and community safety, almost a month after a mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School left 20 children and six teachers dead.
County Executive Ken Ulman's support for Merriweather Post Pavilion's proposed legislation HoCo 9-13 contradicts his "make good government even better" commitment and all his core priorities, which include public safety and education; finding efficiencies within government; exercising sound fiscal management; protecting our environment; and creating a healthier and more vibrant community:
The landscape of what they call Howard County's "rural west" — the big chunk of the county roughly west of Route 108 and Centennial Lane — is set for the moment, and most owners hold their right to develop their land or not as they wish.
Proposed state legislation that would prevent the county from putting noise restrictions on Merriweather Post Pavilion drew mixed reaction during public testimony Dec. 19 before the Howard County Delegation.
Clark's Farm in Ellicott City spreads out in 540 acres along Route 108. Ken Ulman chose the spot earlier this month to spike a piece of County Council legislation dealing with development rights on rural property just like Clark's Farm, which has been in preservation since the 1980s.
Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics Maryland Chapter and almost 900 members statewide support Howard County Executive Ken Ulman for setting strong nutritional standards for the beverages sold on county property.