Paying more to smoke. Candidates for seats in the General Assembly are being asked to state their positions on a cigarette tax hike.
A measure to raise Maryland’s minimum wage has moved a step further.
The Maryland House of Delegates has approved phasing in an increase in the state’s minimum wage from $7.25 an hour to $10.10 by 2017.
Gov. Martin O’Malley visited Upper Marlboro for a discussion with businesses owners who support a minimum wage increase.
House Democrats said Thursday they will try to highlight GOP resistance to a higher minimum wage with a tactical maneuver meant to bring new attention to an issue they consider a political winner.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources wants you to get off the sofa and go outside on New Year’s Day.
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett says he’ll appeal the Maryland Public Service Commission’s decision to grant Pepco a $27.9 million rate increase and a new surcharge to improve grid reliability.
The gas tax increase is now in effect and that means you’re paying more at the pump.
Maryland drivers will wake up to different costs on the road and at the pump. Effective Monday, toll rates will increase and the gas tax will too.
Students at Maryland’s state universities will be paying a little more next school year.
Spring is almost here and there is no better way to enjoy the beauty of the season than by experiencing the various blooms featured in and around Baltimore. Local gardens, conservatories and arboretums offer an endless variety of plants and flowers for your viewing pleasure. After a long winter, spring flowers are the perfect way to add a little pop of color to your day.
The wheels are in motion for a gas tax hike. Several proposals are popping up in Annapolis. Some of them are new.