Ryan Schlothauer knows it's a longshot for him to make the NFL, or even get an invitation to a rookie and free agent mini-camp this summer. The former Maryland tight end, who last played for the Terps in 2013, also knows something else about beating the odds.
Two men wearing ski masks forced their way into a Millersville apartment Friday night, and assaulting a 34-year-old woman and one of four juveniles in the apartment at the time, Anne Arundel County police said.
Gov. Martin O'Malley pledged $25 million in state funding to add capacity and reduce crowding on the metro system of Washington on Wednesday, as part of a joint investment with Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Last year my wife, Leslie, and I, after 20 years of marriage and five houses -- Cape Cod bungalow, brick Colonial, one-level ranch, a spec contemporary and a 6,000-square-foot McMansion -- downsized into a 2,200-square-foot farmhouse within walking distance of Washington, D.C.'s East Falls Church Metro station.
Where the local delegation comes in on this matter is that they would to the voters of Harford County and Maryland a service in ensuring the legislative session concludes in April as scheduled, with no special session on the horizon.
The latest mega-development proposal in Towson could be the tipping point that turns the county seat into a true urban community — provided county officials can manage the traffic and other challenges it could present.
A higher percentage of same-sex couples in the Baltimore area are raising children than in most large metropolitan regions in the nation, according to a new study released by a think tank at the UCLA School of Law.
Impacts after Wednesday night's heavy winds and rain remain widespread around the region, with several roads remaining closed and rivers yet to crest and a wind advisory in effect. In Montgomery County, the flooding required several rescues.
Rail service between Baltimore and Washington, D.C., which had been suspended for about five hours since the start of Friday morning's commute because of the electrical problem on the Penn Line MARC Train 415, has been restored, said the Maryland Transit Administration.
Sure, the new MARC station will be nicer than what's already in place, but it won't do much to make commuter rail travel more appealing. It's going to take more trains — and more tracks — to make that happen.