| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:07 AM
More than 50 restaurants have signed onto the Maryland's 'True Blue' certification program and marketing campaign. Launched this spring by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, the 'True Blue' certification program allows restaurants serving DNR-...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Stanley I. Panitz, a former real estate developer whose Bolton Square town house community earned him national recognition, died Monday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at Springwell Senior Living in Mount Washington.
The Roland Park resident...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Jan “Scott” Frey, known for his love of boating, hunting, fishing and golf, is remembered by his family and friends as a “true Eastern Shoreman at heart.”
Treasured family memories include days and weeks spent on their boat,...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Protenergy Natural Foods Corp. expects to add as many as 100 workers to its Eastern Shore operations by next spring, the state announced Tuesday.
The Canadian food processing company, which currently employs 53 in Cambridge, is ramping up faster than...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Jan "Scott" Frey, 65, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center after a short battle with lung cancer.
Born Aug. 30, 1947, in Cambridge, Md., he was the son of the late Sewell A. Frey and Nanon LeCompte Frey.
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Traffic was backed up for three and a half miles on southbound I-95 near Washington Boulevard early Monday afternoon, due to a multi-vehicle collision that temporarily left a BMW dangling over the guardrail of an overpass on I-95.
As of 2 p.m., the...
| Oct 10, 2012
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Mondays. We prefer email (email@example.com). We do not accept results by phone. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Stephen Baxter, a retired travel agent, died of liver disease Oct. 2 at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Mays Chapel resident was 66.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Samuel Baxter and Lola Annen Baxter. He lived on Barclay Street and in Anneslie. He...
| May 4, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Sue Nickerson remembers driving west across the Bay Bridge, steeling herself for another ceremony held to honor her son and the hundreds of other Maryland police officers and firefighters who have died in the line of duty.
By then, five years had...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:33 PM
State banking regulators closed two Maryland banks Friday, the first two bank failures in the state since 2010.
The Maryland Commissioner of Financial Regulation shut down the Bank of the Eastern Shore in Cambridge and appointed the Federal Deposit...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Permanent-press fabrics have relieved most households of the need to iron clothing.
In past centuries, ironing was an almost daily duty of a woman in the home. Before about the 10th century, cloth was ironed with smooth wooden or glass pieces and a...