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Gun law looms despite backlog, no new license system

When Maryland's new gun law goes into effect Tuesday, it will be one of the toughest in the country. But some say the state isn't ready for the changes because of a massive backlog.

Monday - 09/30/2013, 08:55am EDT

Tags: maryland gun laws, Maryland State Police, Maryland, gun, laws, Jamie Forzato

Md. gun-control law sparks record gun sales

Maryland residents have been buying guns in record numbers before a law takes effect Tuesday, with provisions aimed at helping keep guns away from criminals and the mentally ill, strengthening safety training and banning 45 types of assault weapons.

Saturday - 09/28/2013, 02:59pm EDT

Tags: Maryland, gun control, gun sales


Bird Friendly coffee takes flight in Maryland

Bird Friendly coffee -- grown and processed with the aim of protecting the habitats of migratory birds -- is gaining popularity, with some Maryland retailers embracing the environmentally conscious brew.

Thursday - 09/26/2013, 12:29pm EDT

Tags: Bird Friendly coffee, coffee, birds, CNS, Capital News Service, Maryland, Maryland retailers

Maryland emissions-related deaths highest in U.S.

Long-term exposure to air pollution leads to a higher percentage of the population in Maryland to die prematurely than in any other state, according to a new study on the impact of air quality on health.

Friday - 09/20/2013, 01:51pm EDT

Tags: air quality, emissions, pollution, Maryland, Capital News Service

Maryland diaper banks are part of a national network assisting families in need

A closet on the third floor of an office building on Riva Road is not stocked with your typical office supplies: Food Link, Inc. has floor-to-ceiling stacks of diapers, baby bottles, canned foods and other basic-need items the organization collects to distribute to parents in need.

Tuesday - 09/17/2013, 08:32am EDT

Tags: diapers, Food Link, National Diaper Bank Network, Capital News Service, Colleen Wilson, Maryland

Lone Star State takes on the Free State

Texas Gov. Rick Perry's visit to Maryland next week is billed as an effort to attract more business to the Lone Star State.

Friday - 09/13/2013, 04:18pm EDT

Tags: Maryland, Texas, Martin OMalley, Rick Perry

Texas Gov. Rick Perry plans trip to Maryland

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is planning a trip to Maryland to tout his state for having lower taxes.

Thursday - 09/12/2013, 03:16pm EDT

Tags: Rick Perry, Texas, Maryland

$1 million lottery ticket sold in Baltimore

Someone won a million dollars Monday night, but so far they've been laying low.

Tuesday - 09/03/2013, 10:44am EDT

Tags: lottery, Maryland, Maryland Lottery

Enrollment at Maryland community colleges declining

There was a hike in enrollment at Maryland Community Colleges during the recession. Now things have changed.

Sunday - 08/25/2013, 09:19am EDT

Tags: veronica robinson, community college, Maryland

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