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Air Force band to perform Monday
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0400
The United States Air Force Heritage of America Concert Band will give a free performance at Mitchell Hall on Monday.
Howard Co. police chief retiring
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:43:39 EDT
McMahon in national spotlight after Mall in Columbia shootingMonths after being thrust into a national spotlight as the face of Howard County's response to a murder-suicide at The Mall in Columbia, Police Chief William J. McMahon said Thursday that he is retiring in June after 28 years with the department.
Drone risks damage at record depth in search for Malaysian plane
BaltimoreSun.com / Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:12:04 EDT
PERTH, Australia (Reuters) - An underwater drone scouring the Indian Ocean floor for a missing Malaysian jetliner has dived to its deepest ever level, putting its equipment at unprecedented risk, as hopes dwindled that it might soon turn up some sign of wreckage.
Net income up at Sandy Spring Bancorp
Sandy Spring Bancorp has reported net income of $10.9 million or 43 cents per diluted share for the first quarter of 2014.
Obama: 8 million signed up for health care
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges, and the proportion of younger applicants has increased, President Barack Obama said Thursday. The
Ellicott City man sentenced for terrorism offenses
BaltimoreSun.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:07:59 EDT
Khalid receives five years in prisonLawyers argued for almost two hours Thursday whether the skinny, hollow-cheeked young man from Ellicott City sitting in court was a dangerous al-Qaida plotter or a kid with undiagnosed psychological problems who was led astray by a cabal of bumbling terrorist wannabes.
Lewis paces Blazers to 9-3 win over Hancock
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:31:00 -0400
Area roundup — Thursday, April 17, 2014
Budget office: Pay boost would cost firms $15B
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate Democratic bill gradually increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would require private businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries when it takes full effe
City’s parking department budget has $2.9 million surplus
Frederick's parking fund will be nearly $2.9 million in the black next fiscal year, according to the mayor's budget.
Baseball/Softball notebook: Teams prepare for Easter ballgames
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:54:00 -0400
Friday usually is a heavy day for prep baseball, but not with the Easter holiday weekend beginning with Good Friday.
Speedy Wall’s fast, furious style leads Wizards to playoffs
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:16:00 -0400
John Wall talks as fast as he plays.
Roller-coaster ride for Wall Street
NEW YORK (AP) —Corporate earnings pushed U.S. stocks mostly higher on Thursday, but it wasn’t an easy ride up.
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