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Maryland Matters Wins 8 Awards from Press Association

Maryland Matters won eight awards at the Maryland-Delaware-District of Columbia Press Association’s awards luncheon in Annapolis Friday, including best website in our division.In our...

Food Waste Is a Major Problem. Confusing Date Labels Are Making It Worse

By Elaine S. PovichRummaging through your refrigerator, you come across a jar of mayonnaise labeled “BEST IF USED BY 06/10/19.” If it’s mid-July, are...

‘I’ve Got It,’ McIntosh Tells Reporters on Eve of Speaker Vote

Del. Maggie L. McIntosh (D-Baltimore City) sought to retake momentum in the race for speaker of the House on Tuesday, saying she has the...

Second Senate Panel Votes OK’s Abolishing Handgun Board as Reluctant Zirkin Provides Pivotal Vote

Senate Judicial Proceedings Chair Robert A. Zirkin (D-Baltimore County) found himself in the uncomfortable position of tiebreaker Tuesday afternoon during the committee’s vote on...

A New Columnist for Maryland Matters

Maryland Matters is pleased to announce that former state Del. Maricé I. Morales will become a regular contributor to our website. She’ll write an...

It’s Our Birthday! Help Us Celebrate by Taking a Quick Survey

Dear Maryland Matters Reader,Even though it’s our anniversary, I will resist the temptation to ask you for money.Really.No begging, cajoling or coaxing for cash.Two years ago...

House Will Meet Thursday Evening to Vote on Censuring Lisanti

The House of Delegates will meet at 5:45 p.m. on Thursday for a censure vote against a Democratic lawmaker who apologized for using the...

Kopp Gets Thumbs-Up From Panel Vetting Treasurer Candidates

State Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp moved closer to securing a full fifth term Tuesday evening, winning overwhelming support from a legislative committee vetting the...

A Thank You to Our Readers

Thank you!Independent. Nonprofit. Nonpartisan.Those three words are the key to providing news at Maryland Matters.And here’s one more:Grateful.Having just filed our documentation for NewsMatch,...

Statues of Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass a Year Away

By next year, visitors to the Maryland State House can expect to be greeted in the Old House Chamber by two escaped slaves from...