April 24, 2019

ANNAPOLIS — Maryland property owners will not see an increase in state property taxes in the coming year.

The Board of Public Works voted Wednesday to keep the state property tax rates on real property and property owned by public utilities at the current levels.

“Our ad...

April 24, 2019

Maryland’s governor and comptroller said Wednesday that they want an explanation from the University System of Maryland about provisions in dining hall contracts that include unrelated gifts to college campuses and require fee payments if contract extensions aren’t app...

April 17, 2019

State leaders called on Wednesday for an outside investigation of the University of Maryland Medical System board of directors, saying that the public deserves an independent probe of conflict of interest allegations that have hit the panel.

Comptroller Peter V.R. Franc...

April 15, 2019

On Friday, the Internal Revenue Service reported that 50 million taxpayers still have yet to file their tax returns. Those who didn't file over the weekend have until the clock strikes midnight Monday to do so.

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot joined Bryan Nehman in...

April 12, 2019

WINNER:

Comptroller Peter Franchot

They just don’t get it – and they never will, so it seems.

As much as the intrepid Jake Weissmann, the formidable Alex Hughes and the robust institutional press want to call Franchot a loser – the more they attack him, the more bombs the...

April 10, 2019

Love was in the air as approximately 100 staff members of Jewish Community Services and community leaders gathered April 9 at the Park Heights Jewish Community Center to honor Janet B. Kurland.

Kurland — who last November retired from her position as JCS senior care spe...

April 9, 2019

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot says he wants fresh blood in Baltimore leadership.

One of the first prominent Democrats to call for Mayor Catherine Pugh's resignation, she said the questions and investigations surrounding her business dealings have created a "crisis...

April 7, 2019

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot is one of Mayor Pugh's toughest critics.

He's also one of the voices calling for the Mayor to resign.

Sunday morning the State Comptroller spoke with us live in studio about who is really paying the price for this scandal.

Watch Video H...

April 5, 2019

Gaithersburg HELP is a faith collaborative that assists area residents in need of essentials such as food, clothing, medicine and transportation. Janet Nuemann became a volunteer for the cause more than 10 years ago, and people say she’s gone above and beyond for the o...

April 5, 2019

GAITHERSBURG, Md. - There are many who lend their helping hands to those facing rough times in life. One Gaithersburg woman is being recognized for wearing many hats to help serve the community.

There are many of those who lend out a helping hand in their community but...

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