Local headlines from D.C., Maryland & Delaware
Search Local Newspapers
Gretzky backs NHL concussion spotter program
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:36:25 -0500
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Wayne Gretzky applauded the use of centralized concussion spotters as part of the NHL's effort to better protect players.

State university system eliminates bonus for chancellor but adds deferred compensation
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:43:00 PST
The state university system's Board of Regents revised Chancellor Robert L. Caret's compensation package Friday to reflect a policy change announced in late August. Caret's new employment contract does not include a performance bonus provision as the agreement did when he took the job leading the...

Frederick Classical Charter School benefit performance for Heartly House Saturday
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:00 -0500
Frederick Classical Charter School will hold a school-wide charity event from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Francis Scott Key Mall, Frederick, to benefit Heartly House.

Community Foundation provides impact grants
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:30:00 -0500
During its recent FY2017 impact grantsmaking cycle, The Community Foundation of Frederick County provided $216,586.23 to 35 area nonprofits dedicated to improving lives and enhancing Frederick County.

Column: Clean Olympians deserve a proper medal ceremony
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:40:33 -0500
Adam Nelson received his Olympic gold medal in the food court at Atlanta's airport.

State football final: Will the sign in Walkersville soon need an update?
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0500
WALKERSVILLE — Just as he was about to take over at his alma mater in late February 2010, Walkersville football coach Joe Polce asked Dave Schrodel to come and speak to the team.

Harford Deputies arrest suspect in September bank robbery
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:30:00 PST
The Harford County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a Joppa man Thursday night and charged him with robbing a bank in Constant Friendship in September. Ervin Lorenzo White, 32, of Joppa, has been charged with armed robbery, robbery, first degree assault and other related charges. Deputies executed...

General Assembly leaders predict ‘tough’ budget cuts
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:39:15 PST
Top state lawmakers predicted tough budget cuts Friday and said the Trump administration creates uncertainty about Maryland's economic future.Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael E. Busch promised that an expected budget gap of roughly $400 million would not be closed...

Is 300 homicides in Baltimore the ‘new normal’?
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:16:08 PST
Three years ago, city police placed steel barricades and a 24-hour command center at the entrance to the 900 block of Bennett Place in West Baltimore. They acted after three men were killed there in a span of several months.On the same block this week, three people were shot to death in one night....

Georgia State picks South Carolina’s Elliott as head coach
Herald-Mail.com / Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:37:40 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia State has turned to South Carolina assistant Shawn Elliott to energize a program that hasn't had a winning season since moving up to college football's top division.

Noel helps propel Titans in new role
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:15:00 -0500
Playing alongside supremely talented Frederick News-Post Player of the Year Albert Odero last season, Obe Noel was more than content with being a distributor on the St. John’s Catholic Prep basketball.

Miller shuffles Maryland Senate leadership positions
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:24:00 PST
Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller on Friday announced new committee and leadership appointments. Some of the changes were necessitated by the loss of two members due to November's election. The Senate lost two members to other elected offices: Baltimore's Catherine E. Pugh was elected the...

Page 1 of 4 pages  1 2 3 >  Last »