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Kamenetz appointments reshape Baltimore County library board

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has replaced most members of the county library board of trustees, a panel that sets policy for...

GOP Baltimore County executive hopeful Campbell asks for recount

A Republican candidate for Baltimore County executive has asked to recount ballots after he lost the party's primary by a margin of only...

Slim win in tight GOP primary for Baltimore County executive

Nearly two weeks after the primary election, the Republican primary for Baltimore County executive came down to 18 votes, with George Harman...

Sagamore Farm building burns in fire

A fire badly damaged a recently-renovated building at Sagamore Farm in northern Baltimore County Monday night into Tuesday, the farm's...

Western Baltimore Co. nets millions for traffic, streetscape improvements

State and local officials in Baltimore County have announced that about $2.76 million is being allocated for traffic safety and community...

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Baltimore County will pay in police retiree case

Baltimore County will pay at least $1.6 million in a dispute with the police union over health insurance overpayments, county officials said...

Baltimore County's approved budget focuses on school spending

The Baltimore County Council formally approved a fiscal 2015 operating budget Thursday that sends more than half of the overall $2.9 billion...

North Harford earns 3A North title with 8-1 win over Franklin

North Harford's Nic Hammer told his teammates before Friday's 3A North regional final that only four of the school's previous teams had ever...

Kamenetz, Zirkin endorse Herbst for County Council

Jonathan Herbst, a Pikesville attorney challenging Baltimore County Councilwoman Vicki Almond in the Democratic primary in June, picked up...

Baltimore County Council backs bill requiring background check for coaches

The Baltimore County Council approved legislation Monday requiring coaches and other recreation volunteers who work with children to undergo...

Fallen county firefighter, police officer remembered

After learning his son had been shot to death while serving a warrant at a Catonsville home, Officer Jason Schneider's father found...

New Baltimore County libraries chief named

A Colorado library administrator has been named director of the Baltimore County Public Library system, making her the first woman to...

Kirchner, Schneider among honorees at Fallen Heroes Day observance at Dulaney Valley

 Two firefighters, a police officer and a marine rescue volunteer – all of whom died over the past year -- will be honored Friday...

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