MEZCAL OWNER PAYS UP $500,000 TO EMPLOYEES AFTER CREATING PHONY TIP POOL

Mezcal Inc., a Baltimore-area restaurant owner, has paid nearly half a million dollars in back wages and damages to 62 workers after...

RING FACTORY ELEMENTARY STUDENTS, TEACHERS, EXCITED TO BE BACK IN PERSON AFTER MONTHS OF VIRTUAL LEARNING

With the exception of about a week and a half in the fall, Harford County Public Schools fifth-graders Mya Lowery and Belle Merlette...

 
 
 

HARFORD SCHOOLS ANNOUNCE TARGET DATES TO BRING BACK ALL STUDENTS 4 DAYS A WEEK

March 19 is the target date to have elementary schoolers in buildings four days a week, and April 7 is the target date for middle and...

PARENTS LOOK TO RAISE MONEY FOR NEW FREEDOM ELEMENTARY PLAYGROUND

Freedom Elementary School's PTA is asking the public to help them raise $100,000 for a new and improved playground by the fall. They...

 
 
 

HOWARD COUNTY COMMITTEE WARNS AGAINST BUDGET INCREASES AS SPENDING CONTINUES TO OUTPACE REVENUES

The Spending Affordability Advisory Committee makes annual recommendations to the Howard County executive for the upcoming fiscal year...

PASADENA MAN ARRESTED PULLING HANDGUN DURING BRAWL OUTSIDE CANCUN CANTINA

Security guards for the bar told police several intoxicated men were fighting in the parking lot when Nicholas Jones, 31, of Pasadena,...

 
 
 

POLICE: ONE DEAD, ANOTHER INJURED AFTER BEING STRUCK BY VEHICLE OUTSIDE MONDAWMIN MALL

Baltimore police say one person is dead and another is injured after they were struck by a vehicle outside the Mondawmin Mall Monday...

ORIOLES' DJ STEWART STARTS SPRING PURSUIT OF OUTFIELD JOB WITH HOMER AGAINST PHILLIES

As Stewart competes for an outfield job in a group that also features Ryan Mountcastle, Anthony Santander, Austin Hays and Cedric Mullins,...

 
 
 

TWO MEN ARRESTED AFTER GUN FIRED NEAR PASADENA HOME, ANNE ARUNDEL POLICE SAY

Anne Arundel County Police arrested two men after one man fired a gun at a house and another man fled the scene in a car.

BALTIMORE CONVENTION CENTER MASS COVID VACCINE SITE TO PRIORITIZE VULNERABLE CITY RESIDENTS AMID CRITICISM OF INEQUITY

Officials said they will “seek to fill as many appointments as possible” with people from Baltimore's disadvantaged neighborhoods to...

 
 
 

ESPN'S MEL KIPER JR. ON A DEEP RECEIVER CLASS, A POTENTIAL CENTER SOLUTION AND THE RAVENS' DAY 1 OPTIONS

Mel Kiper Jr.: "I like the wide receiver position a lot. It's the strongest position overall in this draft."

JUDGE DISMISSES SUIT OVER TRUCKER'S DEATH ON CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE-TUNNEL

A Virginia judge has dismissed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit filed by the widow of a trucker whose tractor-trailer plunged over the...

 
 
 

NEW WINDSOR HOUSE FIRE UNDER INVESTIGATION

No injuries were reported though damage to the three-story, wood-framed single-family home is estimated to be $300,000.

BACK TO SCHOOL: HOWARD COUNTY BEGINS PHASED-IN HYBRID LEARNING MODEL WITH SOME STUDENTS IN CLASSROOMS

Monday was the first day of hybrid learning in Howard County, with about 4,000 students in the 77-school system returning to classrooms...

 
 
 

MARYLAND FOOTBALL RECEIVES COMMITMENT FROM 3-STAR CLASS OF 2022 QUARTERBACK

Swann is the No. 27 pro-style quarterback in the Class of 2022, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings. He's the seventh commit...

COVID VICTIMS: AMERICA'S DOWNTOWNS | EDITORIAL CARTOON

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MARYLAND GETTING NEARLY 50,000 DOSES OF JOHNSON & JOHNSON COVID VACCINE THIS WEEK

Maryland will allocate nearly 50,000 doses of the newly authorized, single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 immunizations this week...

BALTIMORE STRIP CLUB SUES MAYOR, CITY COUNCIL OVER BAN ON ADULT ENTERTAINMENT DURING COVID

The Penthouse Club in Baltimore wants a judge to lift the city's ban on adult entertainment, saying it infringes on the right to freedom...

 
 
 

BALTIMORE COUNTY COUNCIL SCHEDULED TO VOTE MONDAY ON ADDING TERM LIMITS TO 2022 ELECTION BALLOT

The Baltimore County Council will decide tonight if it will enable residents to vote on whether the lawmakers should be limited to...

BALTIMORE SWAT OFFICER FACES FEDERAL CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

Federal prosecutors have charged a Baltimore Police SWAT officer with possession and production of child pornography.

 
 
 



Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as Catholic diocese condemns it for ‘ties to abortion cells'

As Johnson & Johnson rolls out its freshly approved Covid-19 vaccine in the US, it faces a religious controversy as the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans has labeled it... Read more ...

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Atlanta announced Monday night that it has fired Pierce amid a rough stretch in which the team lost 12 of its last 17 games. Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis city officials said Monday they've ditched plans to hire social media influencers to spin news from the upcoming murder trial of ex-cop Derek Chauvin in George... Read more ...

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

The San Diego Comic-Con will remain virtual for the July event, but organizers are planning for a smaller-scale gathering later this year. Read more ...

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Gov. Charlie Baker says the initial supply will be limited, but will go directly to pharmacies and other vaccination sites. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson has started shipping out nearly 4 million doses of its newly authorized, one-shot COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...