More than 300 new laws take effect Saturday in Maryland WBAL TV Baltimore
Todd Watkins pleaded guilty to financially mismanaging the biggest single-district transition from a diesel-powered to an electric-powered school bus fleet.
West Virginia to finish fiscal year with $6.5B in tax, fee collections The Center Square
Three problems with West Virginia’s $1.8 billion budget surplus Mountain State Spotlight
The move comes after a decision by Maryland’s appellate court that found the Montgomery County Housing Opportunities Commission can sell the parcel where the remains of hundreds of enslaved people are buried, despite the objections of the groups trying to preserve the property.
Compared to Thursday’s hazy skies, which triggered a “Code Red” air quality alert, the air quality in the region has improved to “Code Orange” on Friday. That means sensitive groups are still advised to take extra caution during outdoor activities.
A Maryland judge acquitted a former Catholic high school wrestling coach Friday in a sex abuse case.
Several Montgomery County responders and a good Samaritan were recognized Friday for their efforts in rescuing a woman in Cabin John Creek.
Police said a 24-year-old Silver Spring man was behind the wheel of a 2017 Dodge Charger when he tried to pass a tractor-trailer in the right lane and then rear-ended another car.