Free-range parents found responsible for ‘unsubstantiated’ child neglect

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The Md. family is not sure what would happen if the children are seen out walking unsupervised.


Northeast boys’ basketball shakes off years of struggles, eyes deep postseason run

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BOYS’ BASKETBALL | After years of struggles, the Eagles are a top seed in the Maryland 3A East region looking to make a deep playoff run.


Taylor Murray caps Annapolis Area Christian career with MCST title

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BASKETBALL | Taylor Murray goes out on top with the Eagles; Heritage Christian Academy boys win the Maryland Christian Schools tournament title.

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum: boats, Old Bay cheese puffs and more

The huge waterside complex has a lighthouse, Frederick Douglass’ sister’s home, and working shipwrights, too.


Prince George’s police investigate pedestrian fatality

Prince George’s County police are investigating why 50-year-old Calvin Whitting was lying in Allentown Road.

It’s icy out there. Here’s what area road crews are doing to clear things up.

Here’s how area crews are working to treat those slippery roads for Monday’s commute.


MGM officials: Casino construction is on track for anticipated 2016 opening

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While the $1.2 billion resort is being built, MGM crafts a hiring and traffic plan, and pledges a transit push.


NORAD flight exercise scheduled for Monday through Wednesday in region

Hear aircraft overhead? Not to worry. It’s a NORAD exercise.


Police release video in connection with shooting near Md. shopping center

Police say someone open fired on a driver on Arundel Mills Boulevard.


Capital Beltway basketball final: Matt Webber, Clinton Christian spring an upset

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Matt Webber’s pull-up jumper caps an upset over No. 5 National Christian in the Capital Beltway final.