Harford County school officials stressed again and again Monday that members of the community must determine what they want their school system to be like in the coming years, and to let local leaders know how education funds should be spent according to those priorities.
The Historic Ellicott City store owners welcome costumed kids and their families to a free evening of trick-or-treating on Main Street. Visit participating shops on Halloween night, Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 6 p.m. for candy and fun.
The Harford County Chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will host a countywide Affordable Care Act health forum on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 2-4 p.m. at Union United Methodist Church, 700 N. Post Road in Aberdeen.
A test shown to Arundel High School students as part of a lesson about racial bias raised objections from parents and prompted apologies from the Anne Arundel County school system, officials acknowledged Thursday.
It won't matter if you're obeying every other traffic law: Starting Tuesday, if you're talking on a hand-held mobile phone while driving in Maryland, the police will have the right to pull you over and ticket you.
Leonard J. Kerpelman, a civic iconoclast who is best known for representing atheist Madalyn Murray O'Hair in the historic 1963 Supreme Court case that outlawed prayer in public schools, died Thursday morning from complications of a tumor at Sinai Hospital. He was 88.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and Gov. Martin O'Malley clashed publicly Wednesday over how to drive down crime in Baltimore, stoking a widening political debate after a violent summer in Maryland's largest city.
Longtime Baltimore civil rights leader Marvin L. "Doc" Cheatham will make it official Tuesday night that he is running for the House of Delegates from a Baltimore district represented by three incumbent Democrats.
The resignation of NAACP president Benjamin Jealous left the nation's most influential advocacy group for equality in search of a new leader at a particularly sensitive time for U.S. race relations, setting off a debate Monday about his potential successor.
Edgewood Recreation Park should be hopping this Saturday with the sounds of music and spoken-word poetry, as the first annual "Edgewoodstock" hopes to bring a day full of music and arts to the Edgewood area.