Maryland Judge Nixes Local Ban On Certain Lawn PesticidesMembers of a Maryland county council are blasting a judge's ruling invalidating a local ban on certain pesticides on private lawns.
Long-Serving Baltimore City Councilwoman Announces RetirementA long-serving member of the Baltimore City Council announces her retirement.
2 Council Members Work To Repeal English-Only OrdinanceTwo members of the Frederick County Council have been working to repeal an ordinance passed in 2012 that required that all of the county's official business be conducted in English.
Nephew Of City Council President Killed In Weekend ViolenceA surge in deadly violence over the weekend. One of the victims is Baltimore Council President Jack Young's nephew.
Hogan Backs Bill To Examine Corrections SystemGov. Larry Hogan is backing a measure to form a council to work on ways to cut spending on corrections and reduce recidivism.
D.C. Council Approves Bill To Outlaw Private Pot ClubsThe D.C. Council has approved a bill that would ban marijuana smoking in private clubs.
Councilman Hosts Panel On Community Expectations Of PoliceThe difference in expectations between black and white communities and the police officers that protect them will be the topic of discussion at a panel hosted in Baltimore.
Delauter: Statement Was Wrong & InappropriateA feud between a Frederick County councilman and the county's local paper goes viral when the councilman threatens to sue the paper for using his name.
Council Member Convicted Of Beating Homeless ManA Riverdale Park Town Council member has been convicted of beating a homeless man with a bat.
D.C. Council To Hold Hearing On Stop And FriskThe D.C. Council will hold a hearing on the use of stop-and-frisk tactics by city police.
6th Person Tied To Gray Campaign Pleads GuiltyA former D.C. Council candidate who served as driver for District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray during his 2010 campaign has pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate campaign finance laws.
Democrats Calling On Republican Party To Denounce Candidate For AACO CouncilRight now, a candidate for Anne Arundel County Council is under fire for what appears to be his membership in a neo-confederate group that wants the south to secede from the rest of the U.S.
Rubenstein To Lead Council For Library Of CongressBusinessman and philanthropist David Rubenstein will become the next chairman of an advisory group that helps to guide the Library of Congress in Washington.
O'Malley Named Chairman Of Chesapeake Bay CouncilMaryland Gov. Martin O'Malley on Thursday was named the chairman of the Chesapeake Executive Council, saying he hoped to have a new Chesapeake Bay Watershed agreement signed next year.
Montgomery & Prince George's Counties Vote To Raise Minimum WageThe Montgomery County Council has voted to establish a county minimum wage and raise that hourly rate to $11.50 by 2017.