| Dec 30, 2011
| 3:19 PM
A 55-year-old brick mansion that serves as the official residence for the University of Maryland's president will be razed this fall and replaced with a new structure if the state's Board of Public Works on Wednesday approves the demolition.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:48 PM
A divided Board of Public Works gave wrecking crews the green light Wednesday to demolish the 55-year-old home of the president of the University of Maryland, College Park to make way for a $7.2 million building that will serve as a residence and a...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 12:54 PM
Decades after they joined the Girl Scouts, Kirsten Enzinger and Janet Brown still have fond memories of times they spent inside the giant tepee at Annapolis' Camp Woodlands.
"It was the place for orientation, the place for meals, the place for meetings,"...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 1:55 PM
Outside support for bond bill
In Congress, members’ funding requests for projects in their districts are “earmarks.”
In Annapolis, they’re “bond bills.” Lawmakers generally ask for money only for counties they...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Edwards gets Kennedy Award
State Sen. George C. Edwards, R-Garrett/Allegany/Washington, on Wednesday received the Thomas Kennedy Award, which goes to a former delegate for “personal courage and dedication to the principles of liberty and freedom.&...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:59 PM
If James "Buzz" Cusack and his daughter, Kathleen Lyon, have their way, they'll be cutting ribbons by Christmas for a restored Senator Theatre that will preserve the original cinema and add three screens and a small restaurant.
Gov. Martin O'Malley...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 2:54 PM
The rehabilitation of the Old Towson Jail into an office building was honored by the Maryland Historical Trust last week as part of the organization's 2012 Maryland Preservation Awards
The rehabilitation of the historic jail, now known as Bosley Hall,...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:50 PM
In a few months, a historic house on a hill in Cape St. Claire will sport a new roof to go with its new paint job and the garden beside it, the latest moves to save a piece of the county's past.
The goal is to bring back into use a vacant, dilapidated...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 6:01 PM
It would be easier to redevelop large, historic manufacturing sites in Baltimore County under legislation approved Monday by the County Council.
Under the bill, tracts of land 40 acres or larger that are zoned for heavy manufacturing and include...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 11:17 AM
Burleigh Cottage, an historic Howard County house whose origins go back to the late 1700s, sold in October for $1.1 million.
The house at 10250 Burleigh Cottage Lane in Ellicott City started out as a log cabin used as a hunting retreat. Additions were...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:10 AM
The Town of Bel Air has been awarded a $175,000 state Community Legacy Program grant to be used for the installation of infrastructure in the 1950s-era cinder block garages at the rear of the Bel Air Reckord Armory on Main Street.
The town plans to...