I. Did the trial court err by accepting appellant’s waiver of her right to a jury trial where the court failed to ensure that she was acting knowingly? II. Did the trial court err in convicting appellant of speeding and driving on a revoked and suspended license where appellant acted out of necessity caused by a medical emergency?Read More »
WYE MILLS — Chesapeake College has been awarded a $122,000 grant to partner with Caroline County Public Schools. The Star Democrat reports that the Maryland State Department of Education grant is part of an initiative directed at high school students studying ...Read More »
ANNAPOLIS — An 81-year-old swing-span bridge on the Eastern Shore that has concerned residents for years because it has been prone to break down will be replaced with a new $50 million bridge, Maryland officials announced Thursday. Problems with the ...Read More »
A Caroline County man has pleaded guilty to stealing tools and aluminum scaffolding from the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt. Twenty-eight-year-old Brandon Scott Gauss of Preston pleaded guilty to theft of government property Tuesday in federal court in Baltimore. ...Read More »
A Prince George’s County town is reporting it could go bankrupt, according to a review of local government audits by the state.Read More »
Gov. Martin O’Malley on Wednesday submitted a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture requesting a Secretarial Disaster Designation for all Maryland counties impacted by the severe dry weather and excessive heat during the months of June and July. “ ...
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DENTON — Three solar power systems will help provide electricity for schools on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. The solar power arrays are expected to be completed by September. They will cover eight acres surrounding North Caroline High School, Colonel Richardson Middle ...
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ELLICOTT CITY — A new report finds that Howard County is the healthiest place to live in Maryland, while Baltimore City is ranked as the worst. The report was released Tuesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The Federal Emergency Management Agency says federal aid has been made available for the state of Maryland for Hurricane Irene recovery efforts. FEMA announced Friday that federal aid will supplement state and local recovery efforts for areas affected ...
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WASHINGTON — Sen. Ben Cardin is making another push to create national parks in Maryland and New York dedicated to Harriet Tubman. The Maryland Democrat says he will speak on Wednesday to advocates, historians and Tubman descendants about his efforts ...Read More »