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|Trump: I'm not considering firing special counsel MuellerMaryland News / 26 min. ago more|
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, after returning from Camp David in Maryland. Trump says he's not planning to fire special counsel Robert Mueller.
|Sarah Palin’s son arrested on domestic violence claimsWestern Maryland | WBAL / 50 min. ago more|
Court documents say that Track Palin, the oldest son of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, was arrested on charges related to domestic violence again.
|Grandmother sentenced for putting Oxycontin in toddler’s sippy cup, killing himWestern Maryland | WBAL / 1 h. ago more|
A 46-year-old South Carolina grandmother put Oxycontin in her 14-month-old grandson’s sippy cup, causing his death.
|Man fed up with package thieves sells booby-trapped box that scares crooksWestern Maryland | WBAL / 1 h. 51 min. ago more|
He says business is booming.
|Power restored to several parts of Atlanta airportWestern Maryland | WBAL / 4 h. 15 min. ago more|
More than 600 flights to and from Atlanta were canceled, including 350 departures, according to Flightradar24.
|Tropical Storm Urduja kills 27 in PhilippinesWestern Maryland | WBAL / 5 h. 41 min. ago more|
The storm has caused massive flooding that has destroyed bridges, leaving several towns isolated.
|Jerry Richardson will sell Carolina Panthers amid sexual misconduct allegationsWestern Maryland | WBAL / 5 h. 49 min. ago more|
The NFL on Sunday said it has taken over the investigation of allegations of workplace misconduct.
|McCain treated for viral infection, returns home to Arizona Western Maryland | WBAL / 6 h. 7 min. ago more|
The 81-year-old senator will undergo physical therapy and rehabilitation at the Mayo Clinic in the state.
|Robert G. Wilmers, longtime M&T Bank chief executive, dies at 83Baltimore Sun / 6 h. 28 min. ago more|
Robert G. Wilmers, the longtime chairman and chief executive officer who drove M&T Bank Corp.'s growth from a small local bank into one of the nation's biggest financial institutions, died unexpectedly late Saturday night. Wilmers, 83, died at his home in New York City, said M&T spokesman C. Michael...
|Maryland Target Set to Commit - 247SportsGoogle News / 7 h. 3 min. ago more|
247SportsMaryland Target Set to Commit247SportsMaryland has recruited South Fort Myers (Fla.) three-star Jeshaun Jones for nearly a year and his recruitment is coming down to the final days. The 6-foot-1.5, 176-pound wide out took his official visit to College Park on Nov. 11 when the Terps hosted ...
|Wine glasses have gotten a lot bigger in the past 300 yearsWestern Maryland | WBAL / 7 h. 19 min. ago more|
The average glass size is currently 15.1 ounces.
|Video: Snow Friday makes commutes home treacherousWestern Maryland | WBAL / 7 h. 58 min. ago more|
Snowfall Friday made commutes home treacherous.
|Bel Air Tuba Christmas rings in the season with brassy holiday tunesBaltimore Sun / 8 h. 23 min. ago more|
When Sophia Mohen’s school band sits down to play, she’s the only middle schooler hoisting a tuba to her lips. But on Sunday she was in good company. Forty tuba, euphonium and other low brass players from the Baltimore region gathered to play a concert of Christmas carols to a nearly full house...
|MSO's 'Home for the Holidays' shows pack Maryland Theatre - Herald-Mail MediaGoogle News / 8 h. 47 min. ago more|
Herald-Mail MediaMSO's 'Home for the Holidays' shows pack Maryland TheatreHerald-Mail MediaMaryland Symphony Orchestra Music Director Elizabeth Schulze and Broadway vocalist Darius de Haas share a light moment during the orchestra's annual Home for the Holidays concert Sunday afternoon at The Maryland Theatre. By Dave McMillion. ×. Thanks ...
|Demand for Postal Service's holiday deliveries continue to growCarroll County - BS / 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
As she stood in line to send off packages, Laura Burt said the bustle of the Westminster Post Office got her in the Christmas spirit. “I like that there’s a little bit of a rush,” said Burt, of Westminster. “In the last few years, I’ve sent packages to my brother in Utah and my best friend in North...
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|Police: 3 shot in Baltimore on Saturday, SundayBaltimore Sun / 11 h. 48 min. ago more|
Three people were shot in Baltimore on Saturday and Sunday, according to Baltimore police. On Sunday at about 6:12 a.m., officers were called to the 2100 block of Tucker Lane in the Wakefield neighborhood to investigate a reported shooting, police said. When officers arrived, they found a 28-year-old...
|Why the General Assembly might gamble on legalized sports bettingMaryland Daily Record / 12 h. 3 min. ago more|
Some Maryland lawmakers as well as officials in the gaming industry are wagering on the General Assembly legalizing sports betting in the state. With a Supreme Court decision in a case that could legalize sports betting nationwide expected perhaps weeks after the end of Maryland’s 90-day session, some are seeing a window of opportunity to ...
|How do Latinos celebrate the holidays?Maryland Daily Record / 12 h. 8 min. ago more|
Latinos hail from more than 20 countries, so there’s no cookie-cutter, uniform answer as to how they observe the holiday season. But there are several commonalities centering around family, religion, food and the simple joy of living. Christianity plays a big part in the holidays, as seen in the Posadas, which are most popular in ...
|East Baltimore community center recovers from fire: 'We ain’t going to miss a beat'Baltimore Sun / 13 h. 18 min. ago more|
For the second time in 20 years, a fire burned the Rose Street Community Center’s home in East Baltimore. And again, the nonprofit is demonstrating what it has preached through the drug wars and violence, through poverty and unrelenting personal loss: In the darkest of times, you simply keep moving....
|This Maryland festival is spreading smiles across the state: BTN LiveBIG - Big Ten NetworkGoogle News / 13 h. 36 min. ago more|
Big Ten NetworkThis Maryland festival is spreading smiles across the state: BTN LiveBIGBig Ten NetworkAs Dr. Stephen B. Thomas remembers, it was a story in the newspaper that started it all, the kind of story “that just won't let you go.” “It was about an emergency dental clinic in a high school gym,” says Thomas, a Professor of Health Services ...
|Daily arrest report for December 16, 2017Carroll County - BS / 14 h. 27 min. ago more|
The following is the daily intake report for the Carroll County Detention Center provided by the Central Booking Unit. For more information, visit the Maryland Judiciary Case Search website.
|Daily arrest report for December 15, 2017Carroll County - BS / 14 h. 29 min. ago more|
The following is the daily intake report for the Carroll County Detention Center provided by the Central Booking Unit. For more information, visit the Maryland Judiciary Case Search website.
|Moore Leads a Group of Terps Honored by Durkin - 247SportsGoogle News / 14 h. 44 min. ago more|
247SportsMoore Leads a Group of Terps Honored by Durkin247SportsAfter his record-breaking season, D.J. Moore led a group of Maryland football players honored Saturday by head coach DJ Durkin. (What's the next big story at Maryland? Before you finish reading, take five seconds NOW to sign up for our FREE Terps ...
|Mychale Salahuddin de-commits from USC after Maryland visit - Landof10.comGoogle News / 16 h. 3 min. ago more|
Landof10.comMychale Salahuddin de-commits from USC after Maryland visitLandof10.comOne of the top running backs in the 2018 class has reopened his recruitment. Mychale Salahuddin, a 4-star running back, de-committed from USC on Sunday. Salahuddin took a visit to Maryland this weekend and named his list of top schools in a tweet on ...Mychale Salahuddin decommits from USC - 247Sports247Sportsall 7 news articles »
|John W. Riggin Jr., artist who designed the Mr. Goodbar logo, dies at 89Baltimore Sun / 16 h. 48 min. ago more|
John W. Riggin Jr., a retired Bel Air artist who designed the candy wrapper logo for Hershey’s Mr. Goodbar, died of complications from a stroke at the Household of Angels Assisted Living Community in Severna Park on Nov. 28, his family said. He was 89. The middle child of John W. Riggin Sr., a...
|Plane Headed To Maryland Crashes Killing 3 People, 1 Dog - CBS Baltimore / WJZGoogle News / 17 h. 48 min. ago more|
CBS Baltimore / WJZPlane Headed To Maryland Crashes Killing 3 People, 1 DogCBS Baltimore / WJZWheeles says the plane was traveling from Kansas City, Missouri, to Frederick, Maryland, and had taken off from an airport outside Columbus, Indiana. Oldenburg is about 40 miles (65 kilometers) northwest of Cincinnati, Ohio. Another dog survived the ...Single-engine plane out of KC crashes in Indiana, killing 3 people and a dogKansas City StarDog sole survivor after plane headed to Maryland crashes in Indiana, killing 3 people, other dogKMSP-TVDog Survives Plane Crash That Killed 3 People, Other DogU.S. News & World Reportall 71 news articles »
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|Maryland's top-paid lobbyists - and who's paying themMaryland News / 18 h. 41 min. ago more|
The 25 highest-paid lobbyists in Maryland during the last General Assembly were paid $17.5 million from clients.
|Santas get a lesson from The Harbour School in holiday inclusivityAnne Arundel County - BS / 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
At noon Friday, Santa Claus received a detailed list from a pair of children at The Harbour School near Cape St. Claire. Scented markers, educational kits, action figures and figurines — there were about 30 items on the list. The list was so specific, Santa grew worried about the elves, who slack...
|Washington County welcomes new Chief Operations OfficerMaryland News / 1 d. 1 h. 36 min. ago more|
The Washington County Board of County Commissioners, would like to announce the promotion of Jim Hovis, director of the Office of Community Grant Management to Chief Operations Officer. The Chief Operations Officer position was created to support the county administrator while serving citizens, leadership and staff in a prompt and adaptable manner while streamlining project management throughout the county.
|An outline for integrated equity planning: concepts and programsMaryland News / 1 d. 5 h. 55 min. ago more|
This comes up not just because of mentions in comment threads, but an email thread on the Pro-Urb e-list, which Interesting, on a theoretical basis I have been thinking about this since 2013, when I spent 3 months on grand jury duty and realized that DC spends about $4 billion/year on the most impoverished parts of the city, but just to keep them "the same." I came up with the idea of "a Marshall Plan" for wards 7 and 8 in DC, as well as the Latino-dominated Takoma Langley Crossroads area in Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in nearby Maryland, although I haven't fully articulated it.
|Fire damages building next to Rose Street Community CenterBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 6 h. 28 min. ago more|
A fire damaged a vacant building next to the Rose Street Community Center in East Baltimore Saturday night, and the founder of the center said the incident left it with serious water and roof damage. Baltimore City Fire Department spokeswoman Blair Skinner said firefighters responded to the blaze...
|Pentagon has been secretly investigating UFOs for a decadeBig News Network.com / 1 d. 7 h. 44 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - In revelations made by two media publications, it has emerged that the Defense Department secretly set up a program ten years ago to investigate unidentified flying objects, or U
|Planning board OKs Marriott's $600M Maryland headquarters - WJLAGoogle News / 1 d. 8 h. 1 min. ago more|
WJLAPlanning board OKs Marriott's $600M Maryland headquartersWJLAMarriott International's plans to open a new $600 million headquarters in suburban Maryland has been approved by a local planning board. WTOP-FM reports that the Montgomery County Planning Board had approved the world's largest hotel company's plans to ...and more »
|Michael Peroutka opposition group, school capacity bill highlight Monday's council meetingAnne Arundel County - BS / 1 d. 8 h. 8 min. ago more|
The last Anne Arundel County Council meeting of 2017 will look somewhat like a greatest hits selection with returning legislation and renewed calls for Councilman Michael Peroutka to resign. A group of county residents are planning to attend Monday’s meeting focused on asking Peroutka to resign...
|Suicides at Anne Arundel County jail in 2017 hit nine-year highBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
Three inmates killed themselves in an Anne Arundel County jail this year, the highest number of suicides since 2008. Macey Marie Machen, Sobhy Fariz Narouz Abdelmalak and Sean Paul Cassady took their own lives while being held this year at the Jennifer Road Detention Center, the county’s maximum...
|Keeping the light during the long night, and the holidaysCarroll County - BS / 1 d. 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
The holidays can be a wonderful, warm, emotional time, when friends and family come together to celebrate tradition and spend quality time with one another. But that same intimacy can turn cold in the face of a loss, when instead of time spent with a loved one, we are faced with an absence. “I’ve...
|Carroll man leads toy drive for children in Baltimore hospitalCarroll County - BS / 1 d. 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
For over a decade, Scott Melville, of Hampstead, has become a Santa Claus for children in need at the holiday season. For the past several years, Melville’s spirit of giving has taken the form of a toy drive for the children spending the holidays at the Kennedy Krieger Institute, a Baltimore hospital...
|Planning board OKs Marriott's $600M Maryland headquartersABCNews.com / 1 d. 9 h. 56 min. ago more|
Marriott's plans to open a new $600 million headquarters in suburban Maryland has been approved by a local planning board
|The seven words Trump has banned the CDC from using...Big News Network.com / 1 d. 10 h. 7 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been handed a list of forbidden words that the Trump administration doesn’t want them to ever use.Accordin
|Baltimore County cemetery hosts emotional Wreaths Across America eventBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 10 h. 23 min. ago more|
Rick Martin stood silently, as if at attention, at the grave of his father. He held a wreath with a red ribbon to be placed on the snow-flecked ground, near the marker bearing the name of World War II veteran Frederick H. Martin Sr., who died in 1992. “They fought in some pretty bad battles,” said...
|Liquor Board Official Pleads Guilty in Bribery CaseMaryland News / 1 d. 10 h. 39 min. ago more|
A former Prince George's County liquor board member pleaded guilty Friday in the ongoing liquor board corruption investigation, according to documents filed in court. Anuj Sud pleaded guilty to violating the Travel Act for traveling from Maryland to Washington, D.C., for the purpose of bribery.
|Slipknot: Will Trump fire Mueller to derail collusion probe?Big News Network.com / 1 d. 11 h. 17 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - With three of U.S. President Donald Trump’s allies, including the ousted former National Security adviser Michael Flynn and one-time campaign manager Paul Manafort, already
|Kratom: An old plant sparks a new challengeAnne Arundel County - BS / 1 d. 12 h. 8 min. ago more|
When Anne Arundel police seized 158 grams of kratom, a plant from Southeast Asia used medicinally for centuries, it was the first time it was seized in a county investigation, according to police. Officers arrested Michaela Elizabeth Gran, 21, and Chase Seven Gran, 23, both of Glen Burnie, on Tuesday...
|Wreaths Across America - Dulaney Valley Memorial GardensBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 12 h. 35 min. ago more|
After not finding a similar event anywhere in now Baltimore County last year, Steve Wheeler, of Phoenix, has organized a wreath laying ceremony at Dulaney Memorial Gardens in Timonium. The Dec. 16 event is a shadow event to the wreath laying for veterans held at Arlington National Cemetery each...
|Smallwood cemetery honors veterans as part of Wreaths Across America, a Carroll firstCarroll County - BS / 1 d. 13 h. 23 min. ago more|
In solidarity with 1,300 cemeteries across the nation, Deer Park Methodist Cemetery in Smallwood became the first-ever Carroll County organization to participate in the national Wreaths Across America program Saturday, honoring almost 150 veterans’ graves with donated evergreen wreaths. “Today,...
|Victim wounded in Northwest Baltimore shooting has died, police sayBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 13 h. 53 min. ago more|
A male victim shot in Northwest Baltimore on Thursday has died, Baltimore Police confirmed Saturday. Police said the victim’s age and identity were not immediately available. Officers were called to the 4700 block of Reisterstown Road, in the city’s Lucille Park neighborhood, about 2:55 p.m. on...
|The one that got away: Not the fish, but the $2.8M prizeABCNews.com / 1 d. 14 h. 52 min. ago more|
For the last two years, the most dramatic moments of the White Marlin Open have been on dry land _ not off the coast of Ocean City, Maryland
|Congress poised to approve major overhaul of federal taxesMaryland News / 1 d. 15 h. 22 min. ago more|
President Donald Trump speaks to a group of families, Young Republicans and College Republicans at the White House, while speaking about how planned tax reforms would benefit middle class families. President Donald Trump speaks to a group of families, Young Republicans and College Republicans at the White House, while speaking about how planned tax reforms would benefit middle class families.
|Battling Thomas Fire has already cost California $97 millionBig News Network.com / 1 d. 15 h. 35 min. ago more|
CALIFORNIA, U.S. - A wildfire, which started in the coastal communities in Southern California, has today become the state’s third largest blaze on record, burning through 256,000 acres and l
|Before promotion to Gun Trace Task Force, Baltimore detective was ensnared in $11,000 theft caseBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 15 h. 48 min. ago more|
Baltimore Police Det. Jemell Rayam has pleaded guilty in federal court to years of robbing suspects and civilians as a member of the department’s Gun Trace Task Force. But before he was promoted to that elite unit — and years before the crimes for which he has pleaded guilty to federal racketeering...
|Police identify, charge man accused of leading officers on pursuit amid 'shooting spree'Baltimore Sun / 1 d. 16 h. 8 min. ago more|
Baltimore Police on Saturday identified the man they have accused of engaging in a “shooting spree” before and during a lengthy police chase through the city on Friday that left several people injured. Mausean Vittorio Quran Carter, 30, is facing charges regarding the chase, and has also been charged...
|Burglar caught by 95-year-old veteran and his daughterWestern Maryland | WBAL / 1 d. 16 h. 45 min. ago more|
A career criminal in Wisconsin learned you don't mess with a Marine Corps veteran and his daughter.
|Best Week, Worst Week: BLocal tops 1-year goals; Mayor called out over affordable housing pledgeMaryland Daily Record / 1 d. 18 h. 8 min. ago more|
Minority and women-owned companies in the Baltimore area got some good news this week with the BLocal one-year report card while the mayor became the target of activists that say she backing off a campaign pledge to support a program to invest millions of dollars in affordable housing. Business writer Adam Bednar reported Monday that ...
|Trigger-happy North Korea gearing for another shocker?Big News Network.com / 1 d. 18 h. 9 min. ago more|
PYONGYANG, North Korea - As the world united against its nuclear ambitions on Friday, the undeterred nuclear state, North Korea was believed to have shut its ears to the world.Experts believ
|Repairs underway after multiple water main breaks reported in Baltimore CountyBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 19 h. 48 min. ago more|
Crews were working to repair multiple water main breaks in Baltimore County on Saturday morning, according to the Baltimore Department of Public Works, which maintains lines through the city and county. The agency reported breaks near Weyburn Road, Pleasant Valley Drive, Hilltop Place and Notre...
|It's past time for public campaign financing in the DistrictMaryland News / 1 d. 20 h. ago more|
"THE MOMENT has come for comprehensive campaign finance reform." So wrote D.C. Council member David Grosso in support of public financing of political campaigns.
|Jacques Kelly: Upgrades underway in the community where Henrietta Lacks livedBaltimore Sun / 1 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Henrietta Lacks, the Baltimore County woman who died of cancer in 1951 and whose cells have been used in medical research since that time, has been the subject of a best-selling biography and this year’s HBO film, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.” Now the place she called home is in the spotlight...
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|Mike Leach was a rambling mess during 2010 interview for Maryland football jobMaryland News / 2 d. 0 h. 39 min. ago more|
Washington State football coach Mike Leach has many qualities - he knows a lot about pirates , keeps a Viking axe by his bedside and has turned a Division I backwater into a perennial threat in the Pac-12 Conference - but succinctness is not one of them. In November, a reporter asked Leach, who is married, for some advice on his own coming nuptials.
|Maryland's half-step on sexual harrassment isn't enoughMaryland News / 2 d. 3 h. 3 min. ago more|
Maryland Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller Jr. and Maryland House Speaker Michael E. Busch in Annapolis. MANY STATE legislatures suffer from comparisons to fraternity houses, where male lawmakers, often on months-long leaves from their families and regular jobs, do the taxpayers' business in settings where some decide that the normal rules don't apply.
|Gerrymandering Reform Hits An Unfamiliar Obstacle In Maryland: DemocratsMaryland News / 2 d. 3 h. 3 min. ago more|
A party with firm control of the state legislature strengthens its grip on power by drawing electoral boundaries that makes it extremely difficult for members of the opposition party to win. Since 2010, that's largely been the story of Republicans, who had overwhelming control of the redistricting process in 2011 and ruthlessly drew district lines to make it hard for Democrats to win legislative and congressional races.
|Who knew? Maryland has less red tape than its neighborsMaryland News / 2 d. 3 h. 3 min. ago more|
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford have focused on reducing cumbersome regulations in the states.
|Americans view FLOTUS Melania more favourably than TrumpBig News Network.com / 2 d. 4 h. 44 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - In the first year in the White House, the First Lady Melania Trump has emerged as being more popular in the country, than the U.S. President Donald Trump.According to a ne
|GOP rushes to get tax bill to Trump’s desk before ChristmasBig News Network.com / 2 d. 5 h. 13 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - On Friday, Republicans unveiled the final text of their bill to rewrite the tax code and are reportedly hoping to send the bill to U.S. President Donald Trump’s desk before
|Maryland Updates Policies for Sexual Harassment Complaints Against LawmakersMaryland News / 2 d. 5 h. 36 min. ago more|
With Annapolis soon swarming with people for next year's General Assembly, lawmakers are making sure they're held accountable. The new guidelines require the state to file an annual report on the number and types of complaints made against lawmakers and their staff.
|Maryland chooses St. Mary's waterways for oyster investment,...Maryland News / 2 d. 5 h. 36 min. ago more|
State natural resources officials released an oyster restoration plan Friday calling for new investment in some Chesapeake Bay waterways, and potentially one day allowing watermen periodic access to harvest inside oyster sanctuaries. The Department of Natural Resources is recommending Breton Bay and the upper St. Mary's River, both tributaries of the Potomac River in St. Mary's County, as sites for intensive oyster restoration work.
|The best food and drink in Maryland, according to the Daily MealMaryland News / 2 d. 5 h. 36 min. ago more|
Dangerously Delicious Pies has the best apple pie in Maryland, according to a new guide from the Daily Meal ranking the state's best food and drink. Dangerously Delicious Pies has the best apple pie in Maryland, according to a new guide from the Daily Meal ranking the state's best food and drink.
|Jays efficient after long layoff, roll to victory against Maryland ... - Omaha World-HeraldGoogle News / 2 d. 6 h. 11 min. ago more|
Omaha World-HeraldJays efficient after long layoff, roll to victory against Maryland ...Omaha World-HeraldCreighton did exactly what it needed to against an overmatched opponent Friday night, efficiently attacking on offense while maintaining energy and focus defensively to keep Maryland Eastern Shore out of.Creighton beats Maryland-Eastern Shore by 51 - USA TodayUSA TODAYall 13 news articles »
|Afternoon snow clogs area roadways during rush hourHoward County - BS / 2 d. 8 h. 8 min. ago more|
The light accumulation of snow Friday afternoon that began before the start of rush hour was enough to turn the Google traffic map into a tangle of bright red and orange, meaning there was a backup on just about every major thoroughfare from Washington through Baltimore, and up a good portion of...
|DNR passes over Severn River for new oyster sanctuary, commits state investmentAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 8 h. 38 min. ago more|
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources on Friday picked the two waterways for the fourth and fifth federally funded oyster sanctuary locations, and the Severn River was not one of them. DNR Secretary Mark Belton named Breton Bay and upper St. Mary’s River, both in St. Mary’s County, for the...
|CCPS high schoolers get hands-on CPR practice thanks to donated mannequinsCarroll County - BS / 2 d. 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
The sound of the Bee Gees’ “Stayin’ Alive” filled the air, the beat in sync with a gentle clicking audible throughout a Manchester Valley High School classroom Friday morning. Students spread around the classroom, running through mock crises. First, check the scene for safety. Next, check to see...
|Independent investigation of CCPS policies, procedures following Fischer firing comes back 'clean'Carroll County - BS / 2 d. 9 h. 8 min. ago more|
Two months after the Carroll County Public Schools Board of Education voted to retain an independent investigator to review the school’s policies and procedures following the arrest of former teacher Kenneth Fischer, preliminary findings show CCPS is ahead of other school systems. Fischer, 39,...
|Tillerson contradicts North Korea strategy baffling leadersBig News Network.com / 2 d. 10 h. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - Days after America’s top diplomat, the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered unconditional talks with North Korea, he stepped back from his offer.Tillerson&r
|District 5 Citizens Advisory Group looking for membersCarroll County - BS / 2 d. 10 h. 3 min. ago more|
The District 5 Citizens Advisory Group, created by Commissioner Doug Howard in September, is seeking volunteers. The purpose of the group is to assist the District 5 commissioner by providing ideas, input and feedback. According to a Carroll County Government news release, volunteers are needed...
|Holiday Hope: Total just shy of $60,000 raised for five charitiesCarroll County - BS / 2 d. 10 h. 8 min. ago more|
Contributions of $700 from the Westminster United Methodist Women and $500 from Patapsco United Methodist Church in honor of Pastor Barbara Allen are among the 30 most recently received donations totaling $3,945 for the 2017 Holiday Hope campaign. This brings the total amount raised to $59,908...
|Former Annapolis Democratic Party chairman suspended from practicing lawAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 11 h. 3 min. ago more|
The Maryland Court of Appeals on Friday suspended the law license of the former Annapolis Democratic Party chairman, John Giannetti Jr., after he failed to pay federal and state taxes for several years. The Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland pursued misconduct charges against Giannetti,...
|Maryland chooses St. Mary's waterways for oyster investment, continues to explore sanctuary harvest - Baltimore SunGoogle News / 2 d. 11 h. 5 min. ago more|
Baltimore SunMaryland chooses St. Mary's waterways for oyster investment, continues to explore sanctuary harvestBaltimore Sun“These restoration recommendations strike the right balance between the environment and the economy by concentrating limited yet targeted resources on existing sanctuaries with the most potential for success, based on the best available science ...and more »
|Home of the Week: The Minichs' Davidsonville home is decked with holiday spiritAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 11 h. 8 min. ago more|
Dee and Victor Minich deck the halls, the walls, the windows and every room of their brick residence in Davidsonville with spirited holiday decorations. They have five Christmas trees, including one 9 ½-foot artificial tree in the family room. Plus, every room in the house has been lavished with...
|Court of Appeals reprimands lawyer who acted out of ‘animus’ in tractor saleMaryland Daily Record / 2 d. 11 h. 28 min. ago more|
An estates attorney who apparently let his anger trump his ethical obligations received a reprimand Friday from Maryland’s top court. To the Court of Appeals, Benjamin J. Woolery’s lapse was not so much selling a tractor and backhoe for nearly 95 percent less than market value without checking if it even belonged to a client’s ...
|Anne Arundel program tackles drug addiction, with challengesMaryland Daily Record / 2 d. 11 h. 33 min. ago more|
Anne Arundel County opened police and fire stations to anyone seeking treatment for drug addiction, teaming up law enforcement, the state’s attorney’s office and a 24-hour crisis team.
|Maryland chooses St. Mary's waterways for oyster investment, continues to explore sanctuary harvestPolitics - BS / 2 d. 11 h. 38 min. ago more|
State natural resources officials released an oyster restoration plan Friday calling for new investment in some Chesapeake Bay waterways, and potentially one day allowing watermen periodic access to harvest inside oyster sanctuaries. The Department of Natural Resources is recommending Breton Bay...
|Md. attorneys see culture shift on sexual harassment allegationsMaryland Daily Record / 2 d. 12 h. ago more|
For Maryland employment attorneys, recent scandals have sparked conversations with clients about workplace harassment policies and making sure complaints are handled responsibly.
|Researcher, UM Carey graduate questions asylum decisionsMaryland Daily Record / 2 d. 12 h. 12 min. ago more|
Stephen Paskey, a researcher and lecturer at the University at Buffalo School of Law, has been recognized for his scholarly article on what he considers flaws in the procedure for determining whether to grant asylum requests to refugees. Paskey has received the Penny Pether Award for Law & Language Scholarship for “Telling Refugee Stories: Trauma, ...
|Sessions assigns three new prosecutors to Maryland as part of plan to confront violent crimePolitics - BS / 2 d. 12 h. 13 min. ago more|
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is assigning three additional prosecutors to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Maryland, part of a broader reallocation the Justice Department announced Friday to confront violent crime. The announcement comes days after Sessions held a press conference in Baltimore to...
|Keeping family law cases away from the courtroomMaryland Daily Record / 2 d. 12 h. 15 min. ago more|
Collaborative law is a process in which lawyers seek to help estranged spouses directly negotiate a mutually acceptable resolution.
|Trump tears into ‘disgraceful’ FBI amid intensified probeBig News Network.com / 2 d. 12 h. 19 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - U.S. President Donald Trump tore into the FBI on Friday, merely hours before addressing the the agency’s training academy graduation ceremony. Trump told report
|Why should a solo practitioner do succession planning?Maryland Daily Record / 2 d. 12 h. 36 min. ago more|
If you had an accident and had to be in the hospital for eight weeks, what would happen to your practice?
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|Host Hotels declares quarterly, special dividendsMDR - Business / 2 d. 12 h. 43 min. ago more|
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc., a lodging real estate investment trust in Bethesda, on Thursday announced a quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share and a special dividend of 5 cents per share.
|Teen of the Week: Talented AACS senior pulls double dutyAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 13 h. 8 min. ago more|
The teen stepping to the microphone to sing the national anthem on Sept. 8 was wearing a uniform. The football team at Annapolis Area Christian School was preparing to play against Concordia Prep. After the young tenor sang, he put on his helmet and joined the lineup in the center of the field...
|Laureate Education sells Malaysian unit in $180M dealMDR - Business / 2 d. 13 h. 30 min. ago more|
Laureate Education Inc. will sell its network institution in Malaysia to Affinity Equity Partners in a $180 million deal.
|Brooklyn man sentenced to 12 years in prison for dealing heroinAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 13 h. 53 min. ago more|
A Brooklyn man was sentenced to 12 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute heroin. The Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney’s Office said Circuit Court Judge Laura Kiessling sentenced Duriel Allen, 31, to a 20-year prison sentence, suspending all...
|Religion Briefs: Friendship Baptist fills more than 1,300 boxes for Operation Christmas ChildCarroll County - BS / 2 d. 14 h. 8 min. ago more|
For the second straight year, Friendship Baptist Church collected donations for Operation Christmas Child. Not only do church volunteers collect the donations, they have a packing party event, a day to pack up all the donations they receive from members and regular church attendees. This year,...
|Hot toys on cold winters' nights: A look at some of the hardest-to-find toys of past holiday seasonsCarroll County - BS / 2 d. 14 h. 8 min. ago more|
Nearly every Christmas season a toy is chosen, seemingly at random, by the advertising gods as the hot choice of the season. Some years, the No. 1 toy is the latest video game system while in others, children go crazy for the newest television fad. Oftentimes the choice is an otherwise unexpected...
|Rape survivor legislation is first House bill filed, sponsors hopeful for its passage amid sexual assault revolutionAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 15 h. 28 min. ago more|
Montgomery County Delegate Kathleen Dumais thinks the 2017 sexual assault movement could buoy the chances of her rape survivor bill, which has struggled to pass in the Maryland General Assembly for years. She has been trying to get it passed for about a decade. “Certainly the #MeToo movement is...
|Weather related announcements for December 15Carroll County - BS / 2 d. 15 h. 33 min. ago more|
The following are closings and delays for Friday December 15, 2017. If you have an announcement to add to this list send it to email@example.com. Carroll County Public Schools will be closing two hours early. All Carroll County Public Schools sponsored after-school activities will...
|Fallston sewer capacity study findings to be released MondayHarford County - BS / 2 d. 17 h. 8 min. ago more|
Harford County government will release findings of a study of sewer capacity in the Fallston area during a community informational meeting set for Monday evening, Dec. 18. The meeting will run from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Roni Chenowith Activity Center, 1707 Fallston Road. Consultants who worked on...
|Schools, government offices close early as snow falls in Anne ArundelAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 17 h. 13 min. ago more|
As snow falls in Anne Arundel County, officials are closing shop early and offering advice and shelter to help residents stay warm. Anne Arundel County Public Schools will close two hours early on Friday due to inclement weather, the system said in a statement. Officials said there will also be...
|Annapolis to host dramatic reading of 'A Christmas Carol'Anne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 17 h. 13 min. ago more|
The city of Annapolis will host a dramatic reading of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” this Sunday at City Hall. City officials wrote on social media the reading will include local actors Lois Evans, Eric Lund and Mark Hildebrand. The event will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, with doors opening at...
|Santa at the Harford Mall WednesdayHarford County - BS / 2 d. 18 h. 55 min. ago more|
Families, pets, and kids alike, visited Santa Len at the Harford Mall Wednesday evening, 12/13/17
|Sunburst watercolors on display at Bernice Kish Gallery in ColumbiaHoward County - BS / 2 d. 19 h. 8 min. ago more|
Not every artist sees things exactly the same way in the group exhibit “Watercolor Visions 2017” at the Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House. What these artists have in common, though, is that they are all students of Alice Webb at her Sunburst Studio. Webb also has work in the show. The versatility...
|New director named for Department of Legislative ServicesMDR - Government / 2 d. 19 h. 17 min. ago more|
An aide to Maryland's Senate president has been named the head of the Maryland Department of Legislative Services.
|Maryland gets OK to expand developmentally disabled serviceMDR - Government / 2 d. 19 h. 20 min. ago more|
Maryland has received federal approval to expand services for people with developmental disabilities.
|Maryland regulators OK 12 new medical pot dispensariesMDR - Government / 2 d. 19 h. 21 min. ago more|
Medical marijuana regulators in Maryland have approved 12 new dispensaries to open.
|Maryland open houses Dec. 16-17 - Washington PostGoogle News / 2 d. 20 h. 4 min. ago more|
Maryland open houses Dec. 16-17Washington PostHere's a list of open houses taking place Dec. 16-17 in Maryland. We've divided the list by counties. To learn more about the properties for sale, click on the link underneath the address, which will take you to the listing. As always, feel free to ...and more »
|Pedestrian plan update looks to make Howard County more walker-friendlyHoward County - BS / 2 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Foot traffic in Howard County could soon see a boost, as the county this week unveiled a draft to its update of the Pedestrian Master Plan, meant to improve walking conditions in the area. Produced by the Office of Transportation, the plan updates the 2007 master plan and is one of multiple transportation...
|New possible players in Ripken Stadium dealHarford County - BS / 2 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
The City of Aberdeen is “close to a deal” with an independent party to manage events at Ripken Stadium in 2018, while city leaders remain committed to eventually selling the stadium, Mayor Patrick McGrady said this week. Any action to sell the stadium outright is on hold, however, until issues...
|Annapolis native debuts hip-hop album with 'edu-tainment' valueAnne Arundel County - BS / 2 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Delray Richardson came home recently, promoting a new hip-hop project that connects a notorious moment in Annapolis history with national issues of race and justice. On its cover, “Master Mason In Hip Hop Grammar” pays tribute to Richardson's godfather, William “BoBo” Butler. Butler was the city...
|Judge orders state treasurer to pay Hogan appointeesMDR - Government / 3 d. 4 h. 13 min. ago more|
Two of Gov. Larry Hogan’s more controversial appointees must be paid despite budget language denying them paychecks, a judge ruled Thursday.
|Owner of Pratt Street building seeks plaza upgrades to improve public safetyMDR - Business / 3 d. 4 h. 46 min. ago more|
Corporate Office Property Trust wants to upgrade the plaza around 250 W. Pratt St. to improve public safety in the area. A proposal to modify the public area along Pratt Street was proposed to Baltimore’s Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel on Thursday. The property is public but COPT would essentially be donating the improvements ...
|HACA terminates contract with Annapolis Roads ApartmentsAnne Arundel County - BS / 3 d. 7 h. 43 min. ago more|
An Annapolis apartment complex has lost its contract with the Housing Authority of the City of Annapolis, leaving at least one former tenant searching for new housing. HACA ended its housing assistance payment agreement with Annapolis Roads Apartments, a privately owned complex housing some low...
|How ISIS got its hands on U.S. military weapons in SyriaBig News Network.com / 3 d. 8 h. 15 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON, U.S. - A shocking expose has emerged, based on three years of documentation of weapons recovered from the terrorist organization, once known as the world’s most fears and dangerou
|The Shepherd's Staff warms hearts at Evening by the FireCarroll County - BS / 3 d. 9 h. 13 min. ago more|
A half hour before the doors of The Shepherd’s Staff opened Thursday evening, dozens were bundled up and in line to pick up Christmas stockings for their children. The organization, which launched its gift distribution effort with an “Evening by the Fire” event, expects to pass out more than 800...
|Miller's long-time chief of staff to head Maryland legislative agencyPolitics - BS / 3 d. 9 h. 58 min. ago more|
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller’s long-time chief of staff has been appointed to lead the non-partisan agency the analyzes the budget and legislative policy for the General Assembly. Milller and House Speaker Michael E. Busch jointly announced late Thursday they appointed Victoria L. Gruber...
|More than 20 medical marijuana dispensaries in Maryland approved, drug supply lowPolitics - BS / 3 d. 10 h. 13 min. ago more|
Medical marijuana regulators approved 12 new dispensaries Thursday to open in the state, more than doubling the number of businesses allowed to sell the drug. But they cautioned the supply remains low, and it may be difficult to buy marijuana until at least March. “Product is limited,” said Bryan...
|Amazon delivers gifts to Baltimore for Toys for TotsMDR - Business / 3 d. 10 h. 50 min. ago more|
Amazon backed up its 53-foot Holiday Giving Truck to the front door of Baltimore’s City Hall on Thursday and unloaded $15,000 worth of toys for Baltimore City Council President Bernard C. “Jack” Young’s holiday reception, which benefits the U.S. Marines’ Toys for Tots program. Amazon is making a six-state donation tour to benefit organizations in need ...
|Canton apartment proposal receives design OKMDR - Business / 3 d. 11 h. 9 min. ago more|
A long-gestating, mixed-use building proposed near Canton Square in Baltimore received a big boost Thursday. Design for Taylor Property Group’s proposed building at 1000 S. Linwood St. received a recommendation for approval from the Urban Design and Architecture Review Panel. “We look forward to this building interfacing with the community,” Ross Taylor, of Taylor Property ...
|Men sentenced for stealing a truckload of holiday packages in ColumbiaHoward County - BS / 3 d. 11 h. 13 min. ago more|
Two Baltimore men will spend the next few months in jail for stealing a truckload of holiday packages from Columbia doorsteps last year. Amjad Jaouni, 29, and Ernest Ohanyan, 26, were sentenced Thursday in Howard County Circuit Court to four and five months in jail, respectively; both pleaded guilty...
|Green Health Docs expands Md. medical marijuana businessMDR - Business / 3 d. 11 h. 18 min. ago more|
Frederick-based Green Health Docs announced Thursday it has expanded its medical marijuana evaluation practice new locations in Baltimore, Cumberland, Hagerstown, Rockville and Waldorf. Dr. Shivani Amin, a registered cannabis physician in the state of Maryland, opened the company’s first location in Frederick in February.
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|Harford County police blotterHarford County - BS / 3 d. 11 h. 28 min. ago more|
Reports of arrests and neighborhood incidents from police agencies serving Harford County. The Harford County Sheriff’s Office and Maryland State Police reports: Aberdeen Joshuan Vargas Hernandez, who has addresses in the 300 block of Plaza Court and the first block of Post Road, was arrested Monday...
|Sprouts to add 120 jobs in Ellicott City with new marketMDR - Business / 3 d. 11 h. 37 min. ago more|
Phoenix, Arizona-based Sprouts Farmers Market announced Thursday it will open its first mid-Atlantic store in Ellicott City March 14 at 7 a.m. and bring approximately 120 jobs to the Maryland economy. Construction on the 30,000-square-foot store at 9150 Baltimore National Pike is expected to be completed soon, company officials said. The company operates 24 stores in ...
|Harford Sheriff's Office 'very pleased' with turnout and interest for active church shooter seminarHarford County - BS / 3 d. 11 h. 38 min. ago more|
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office hosted several hundred people for its seminar on active shooters at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa Thursday morning, officials said. More than 460 people had registered for the event, according to Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Cristie Kahler. The event was...
|FCC votes along party lines to end ‘net neutrality’MDR - Government / 3 d. 12 h. 18 min. ago more|
The Federal Communications Commission swept aside rules barring broadband providers from favoring the internet traffic of websites willing to pay for speedier service, sending the future of net neutrality on to a likely court challenge. The Republican-led commission voted 3-to-2 on Thursday to remove Obama-era prohibitions on blocking web traffic, slowing it or demanding payment ...
|M&T Bank increases prime rateMDR - Business / 3 d. 12 h. 22 min. ago more|
Officials with M&T Bank, which operates 152 branches in Maryland, announced Thursday it increase its prime lending rate from 4.25 percent to 4.5 percent. M&T Bank Corporation is a financial holding company headquartered in Buffalo, New York. M&T’s principal banking subsidiary, M&T Bank, operates banking offices in Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia. Trust-related ...
|Walker & Dunlop closes $86M deal for office, industrial portfolioMDR - Business / 3 d. 12 h. 31 min. ago more|
Bethesda-based commercial real estate services and finance company Walker & Dunlop Inc. structured three loans Thursday in the amount of $85.95 million for a four-property portfolio consisting of two Class A office buildings and two industrial warehouses in Phoenix, Tempe and Scottsdale, Arizona. Based out of the Company’s Phoenix, Arizona office, Senior Vice Presidents Jim Pierson and Keaton Merrell led the team in arranging the ...
|Eddie Murray Field at BGE Park unveiled in west BaltimoreMDR - Business / 3 d. 12 h. 38 min. ago more|
The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation, BGE and its partners officially unveiled Eddie Murray Field at BGE Park Nov. 15 as a home for the James Mosher Baseball program as well as a safe place for youth in west Baltimore youth to play and receive mentoring through sports and recreation. Speakers at the ribbon-cutting ceremony ...
|Maryland must pay cabinet secretaries who weren't confirmed, judge rulesPolitics - BS / 3 d. 12 h. 58 min. ago more|
An Anne Arundel County judge ruled Thursday that the state must pay two of Gov. Larry Hogan's cabinet secretaries who were not confirmed by the legislature. Circuit Judge Ronald A. Silkworth ordered the state to pay acting health secretary Dennis Schrader and Wendi Peters, who had been acting secretary...
|After some wrangling, guilty plea entered in Bel Air murder caseHarford County - BS / 3 d. 13 h. 3 min. ago more|
Victor Levi Colbert pleaded guilty Thursday to the 2012 murder of Rodney Holmes Smith in Bel Air, bringing a nearly two-week jury trial and more than five years of legal maneuvering to an end. Colbert maintained his innocence, as he has throughout the trial in Harford County Circuit Court, but...
|Bethany Glen development proposal heads to hearing examinerHoward County - BS / 3 d. 14 h. 48 min. ago more|
The controversial proposal for an age-restricted housing development called Bethany Glen had its debut before the Howard County hearing examiner on Wednesday, opening up what is set to be a lengthy and contentious hearing process. Elm Street Development is seeking approval for a conditional use...
|Upper Chesapeake Health files for state approvals on new Havre de Grace facilitiesHarford County - BS / 3 d. 15 h. 8 min. ago more|
University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health is moving forward with the first phase of its planned Havre de Grace Medical Campus. The Harford County based hospital and outpatient services operator has applied for approval to build a 40-bed, “special psychiatric hospital” on 32 acres off Barker...
|Blogger credited for helping solve 37-year-old cold case murderWestern Maryland | WBAL / 3 d. 16 h. 39 min. ago more|
Police opened up cold case after interested was gained in the death of a 14-year-old girl
|'Make a decision to survive,' Aberdeen Police instructor tells active shooter training classHarford County - BS / 3 d. 18 h. 38 min. ago more|
Aberdeen Police Sgt. Thaddeus Tomlinson had just asked if participants in Friday morning’s active shooter training exercise had returned their equipment when a man sitting in the middle of the room stood up and fired an Airsoft pistol at a woman sitting in front of him. The people around him immediately...
|Sheriff backs proposal to allow guns in Maryland churchesMDR - Government / 3 d. 18 h. 59 min. ago more|
Following last month's mass shooting at a church in Texas, a Maryland sheriff is asking state lawmakers to let parishioners bring their handguns to church.
|Harford to borrow $50 million, part for new Havre de Grace secondary schoolHarford County - BS / 3 d. 19 h. 8 min. ago more|
Harford County government is preparing to borrow $50 million next month to fund a variety of capital improvement projects, including school and government building repairs, new schools, water and sewer construction projects and road and bridge repairs. A resolution authorizing the sale of the consolidated...
|Politics of crime heating up in MarylandPolitics - BS / 3 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Republican Gov. Larry Hogan announced his crime plan for Baltimore; it didn't take long for Democrats to slam it and him for playing politics with the issue.
|Suprises greet Howard County 50+ Center's tai chi class in ChinaHoward County - BS / 3 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Seventeen older adults, ranging in age from their late 50s to 82, departed for China on Nov. 1 to compete in a tai chi competition. The travelers were all students of East Columbia’s 50+ Center’s tai chi classes taught by Jian Ping Mao, an instructor there for the last 10 years. To everyone’s amazement,...
|Combating violence in Howard County schools [Editorial]Howard County - BS / 3 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Six fights at the 1,200-student Wilde Lake High School in Columbia this school year prompted a Dec. 4 letter from the principal to parents, seeking their help and reiterating that violence has no place in school, or society. “I kindly ask that you take some time,” Principal Rick Wilson wrote, “to...
|Howard, Prince George's community colleges partner with Bowie State at Laurel College CenterHoward County - BS / 3 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Bowie State University has become the first institution to offer business administration programs at the Laurel College Center, following a signed partnership agreement with the higher education center and Howard and Prince George’s community colleges. Beginning next fall, students attending either...
|Harford public schools delayed two hours Thursday because of snowHarford County - BS / 3 d. 23 h. 3 min. ago more|
Because of inclement weather, Harford County Public Schools announced it will open two hours late Thursday, with no morning pre-K. A few inches of snow fell across the county overnight. Even though state and county roads were being treated, temperatures were expected to dip below freezing and cause...
|Defendant in Bel Air murder trial considers, then rejects offering plea, puts fate with juryHarford County - BS / 3 d. 23 h. 33 min. ago more|
Victor Levi Colbert nearly pleaded guilty Wednesday to committing a 2012 murder in Bel Air, likely condemning himself to 40 years in prison, but he rejected the plea at the last minute and will put his fate in the hands of a jury when his trial continues Thursday. “I’m not going to get tricked;...
|Hogan proposes expanded jobs, economic development initiativesMDR - Government / 4 d. 4 h. 35 min. ago more|
Gov. Larry Hogan Wednesday proposed legislation to increase incentives for expanding manufacturing and economic development in the state. Included in Hogan’s proposal is an expansion of a manufacturing tax credit that went into effect in June from $9 million to $15 million. Additionally the proposal would be expanded to allow businesses locating in rural counties ...
|Judges: Md. lawmakers should clarify rules for treatment of defendants deemed incompetentMDR - Government / 4 d. 4 h. 45 min. ago more|
ANNAPOLIS — Members of the state’s judiciary are calling on the General Assembly to lend a hand in resolving what they say is a growing crisis in placing defendants deemed incompetent to stand trial in state hospitals. District Court of Maryland Chief Judge John Morrissey told a joint hearing of several legislative committees Wednesday that ...
|Backed by donations, Baltimore signs up for anti-violence programMDR - Government / 4 d. 4 h. 57 min. ago more|
Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh announced Wednesday that the city has been accepted into a widely praised program for easing youth violence after philanthropic groups and businesses agreed to contribute $10 million to help finance the program. The “Roca” program – Spanish for rock – was launched in Chelsea, Massachusetts, in 1988 and has spread to three ...
|Maryland housing market strong, but Baltimore strugglesMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 5 h. 7 min. ago more|
The housing market in Maryland kept its momentum through November as the state’s major metro areas continued to see increasing sales prices. Median sales price in the Baltimore metro area reached $254,000, which is a new November record, according to data provided by MarketStats by ShowingTime based on listing activity from Bright MLS. Prince ...
|Maryland sues petroleum companies over groundwater contaminationPolitics - BS / 4 d. 7 h. 23 min. ago more|
Maryland has filed a lawsuit against more than 50 petroleum-related companies over groundwater pollution from a chemical compound that used to be common in gasoline. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in Baltimore City Circuit Court by Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh’s office, alleges that ExxonMobil,...
|Judges ask lawmakers' help on shortage of psychiatric bedsPolitics - BS / 4 d. 9 h. 3 min. ago more|
Three judges who order inmates to treatment in mental health facilities asked state lawmakers Wednesday to help set clear rules on how long people can languish in jail waiting to be transferred for psychiatric care — and who will be held responsible if that deadline passes. Acting Health Secretary...
|Rod Rosenstein defends Russia probe after anti-Trump text messages released, denies 'witch hunt'Politics - BS / 4 d. 10 h. 28 min. ago more|
Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein faced sharp questioning from congressional Republicans on Wednesday following revelations that two officials assigned to the Justice Department’s Russia probe exchanged text messages critical of Donald Trump during last year’s campaign. Rosenstein, the...
|Morgan Properties invests $277M in MarylandMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 11 h. 7 min. ago more|
Morgan Properties purchased a portfolio of suburban Maryland properties for $277.5 million. The company has acquired the four-property NOAH portfolio that consists of 2,729 units from Rockpoint Group. Morgan Properties achieved its goal of purchasing more than $1 billion in assets in 2017. “Morgan Properties’ growth has been tremendous this year. We have closed five ...
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|AAWDC leases new spacesMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 11 h. 8 min. ago more|
Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corp. has completed leases with MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services LLC for more than 26,000 square feet of space. AAWDC agreed to lease 3,000 square feet of space at I-97 Business Park at 1131 Benfield Blvd. in Millersville and 23,360 square feet at BWI Tech Park at 613 Global Way in ...
|Baltimore lags East Coast in $1M home salesMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 11 h. 9 min. ago more|
The number of homes sold for at least $1 million in Baltimore in the past three years lags far behind other East Coast metros, according to the website Property Shark. New York City leads the East Coast in terms of high-dollar home sales, posting 31,613 homes closed for more than $1 million. Washington was in ...
|Laria named chair of Maryland Building Industry Association chapterMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 11 h. 9 min. ago more|
Jon Laria, managing partner of Ballard Spahr’s Baltimore office, has been named chairman of the city’s Maryland Building Industry Association chapter. The industry group represents home builders, remodelers and developers to increase business opportunities. The chapters also monitor local legislation, regulation changes and lobby local government on behalf of the industry. “I’m honored to be ...
|Baltimore realty firm nabs Maryland awardsMDR - Real Estate / 4 d. 11 h. 10 min. ago more|
Baltimore-based Continental Realty Corp. won four service awards from the Maryland Multi-Housing Association. The service team at The Crossings at White Marsh won a silver award in the Service team of the Year category and the team from Doncaster Village in Parkville won a bronze award. Dariusz Dabek won Service Techniican of the year and ...
|The Latest: McCain receiving treatment at Walter ReedABCNews.com / 4 d. 11 h. 11 min. ago more|
Republican Sen. John McCain is at Walter Reed Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, receiving treatment for the "normal side effects of his ongoing cancer therapy."
|Hogan proposes expanded job tax credit, state writes down revenuePolitics - BS / 4 d. 11 h. 23 min. ago more|
Gov. Larry Hogan wants to spend $6 million a year to expand a tax credit program that gives certain job-creating businesses a decade-long reprieve from some state taxes. Hogan announced his plan Wednesday, saying that the existing job creation program has been so popular in its inaugural year that...
|Harford sheriff, legislators want measure to let people carry guns in churchPolitics - BS / 4 d. 12 h. 38 min. ago more|
Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler has asked state lawmakers to let handgun owners bring their weapons to worship, saying he wants congregations to be able to defend themselves against a mass shooting like the one that happened last month in Texas. Gahler backs a proposal that would let parishioners...
|Anti-violence program Roca, funded by private donors, coming to Baltimore, Mayor Pugh saysPolitics - BS / 4 d. 14 h. 38 min. ago more|
Mayor Catherine Pugh said Wednesday that an anti-violence program that focuses on the most troubled teenage boys and young men is coming to Baltimore, thanks to $10 million donated by charities and business leaders. Pugh had been seeking $16 million to bring the program, called Roca, to Baltimore...
|Aberdeen receives pushback on plans to sell former Moose propertyHarford County - BS / 4 d. 16 h. 48 min. ago more|
The Aberdeen City Council is receiving some public pushback over its plan to sell the former Moose lodge property for hundreds of thousands dollars less than the city paid for it. The city intends to sell the 1.16-acre property, at 102 N. Rogers St., for $50,000 to Arthur H. and Ann C. Helton,...
|Active-duty Army surgeon teaches River Hill students how to 'Stop the Bleed'Howard County - BS / 4 d. 17 h. 8 min. ago more|
Shuffling into health class Tuesday morning at River Hill High School, ninth-graders were asked a question that left many at a standstill: What would you do if you saw someone in need who was severely bleeding? Some students remained silent, while others suggested calling 911 to get the wounded...
|Howard County’s first medical marijuana dispensaries ready to openHoward County - BS / 4 d. 22 h. 8 min. ago more|
Howard County will soon be home to two medical marijuana dispensaries, as the state’s first licensed dispensary locations begin to open their doors. Remedy Columbia and Greenhouse Wellness in Ellicott City are set to open in the coming weeks to bring residents some of Maryland’s first legal medical...
|Baltimore affordable housing advocates say mayor changing tuneMDR - Real Estate / 5 d. 4 h. 24 min. ago more|
Activists are accusing Mayor Catherine Pugh of backing off a campaign pledge to support a program to invest millions of dollars in affordable housing, a claim she vehemently denies. The 20/20 Campaign wants Baltimore to annually invest $20 million in building permanent affordable housing and $20 million for jobs deconstructing vacant properties in Baltimore using general ...
|General Assembly to track sexual harassment complaints against lawmakersPolitics - BS / 5 d. 10 h. 8 min. ago more|
Maryland will track allegations of sexual harassment made against state lawmakers, and politicians who violate the state’s code of conduct can be expelled from the legislature. Leaders of the General Assembly voted unanimously Tuesday to update the guidelines for reporting and tracking complaints...
|Residents, leaders vie for funding at Howard County budget hearingHoward County - BS / 5 d. 14 h. 38 min. ago more|
County Executive Allan Kittleman began the fiscal 2019 budget cycle on a somewhat somber note Monday night, telling those gathered for the first budget public hearing that it was “not going to be an easy year for us,” before hearing about the myriad of projects and initiatives they wished to see...
|Volunteer fire company members face sex assault chargesABCNews.com / 5 d. 22 h. 7 min. ago more|
Four current and former members of a volunteer fire company in Maryland are accused of offenses ranging from attempted rape to harassment
|No. 15 Maryland women beat Loyola (Md) 114-45ABCNews.com / 6 d. 7 h. 24 min. ago more|
Blair Watson made six 3-pointers and scored a career-high 24 points, Brianna Fraser added 20 points, and No. 15 Maryland beat Loyola (Maryland) 114-45
|$27.5 million senior community breaks ground in FultonHoward County - BS / 6 d. 12 h. 33 min. ago more|
Capitol Seniors Housing, a Washington, D.C.-based senior living developer, has broken ground on a $27.5 million community in Fulton. Arbor Terrace Maple Lawn, located at 11584 Scaggsville Rd., will have 86 assisted living and memory care apartments. The 73,000-square-foot property is expected to...
|Ellicott City cobbler's prize-winning shoes stolen from Arundel Mills shopHoward County - BS / 6 d. 13 h. 53 min. ago more|
Shoe cobbler Sunny Yoo, of Ellicott City, is asking for the public’s help to find his prize-winning shoes that earned him a silver medal in an international shoe repair contest after they were stolen from his family’s business over the weekend. In December 2016, Yoo submitted the pair of Allen...
|Body found in wooded area identified as missing Maryland teenABCNews.com / 6 d. 17 h. 38 min. ago |
|Ridge expects to leave Texas medical center before ChristmasABCNews.com / 7 d. 13 h. 39 min. ago more|
Spokesman: Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge expects to leave Texas medical facility in time to be home for Christmas in Maryland
|2 off-duty officers killed in highway crashABCNews.com / 8 d. 12 h. 22 min. ago more|
Maryland State Police say an FBI agent and a state fire marshal have been killed while standing on the shoulder of a highway at the scene of a traffic crash
|Strathmore Square construction set to start next yearMDR - Real Estate / 9 d. 4 h. 56 min. ago more|
Washington-based developer Fivesquares Development’s plans to convert a parking lot and area surrounding the Grosvenor Strathmore Metro Station into a mixed-use development has received a major boost. The Montgomery County Council approved an amendment to the area’s master plan allowing for the increased density needed at the site. The project, dubbed Strathmore Square, is expected ...
|Watson's 19 leads No. 15 Maryland women past GW, 80-57ABCNews.com / 9 d. 7 h. 2 min. ago more|
Blair Watson had three 3-pointers and 11 points in the first quarter and finished with 19 points to lead No. 15 Maryland to an 80-54 win over George Washington, the Terrapins seventh-straight victory
|Media fight Kushners for names of partners in Md. buildingsABCNews.com / 9 d. 9 h. 6 min. ago more|
News outlets including The Associated Press are filing a motion in federal court arguing a document that reveals the names of investors in some Kushner Cos. properties in Maryland should be unsealed and available to the media
|Best of Howard County: 75 favorites for 2017Howard County - BS / 10 d. 23 h. 8 min. ago more|
The fervor for the Best of Howard County is a five-month affair. From the time the readers’ poll launches in August to the delivery of Howard Magazine’s December issue, businesses, nonprofits and readers are abuzz in anticipation of who might take home the coveted title. At last, the wait is over....
|5 gross things that happen when you don't change your toothbrushWestern Maryland | WBAL / 17 d. 15 h. 52 min. ago more|
When was the last time you switched your toothbrush out?
|Biracial boy allegedly hanged by group of teens gets big birthday surpriseWestern Maryland | WBAL / 67 d. 8 h. 15 min. ago more|
Last month, Quincy's family said a group of teenagers nearly hanged him in what they're calling a racially motivated crime.