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  • Catonsville blood donors help in 'building a community'

    Catonsville blood donors help in 'building a community'

    Catonsville Middle School hosted an American Red Cross blood drive this week, giving students volunteer experience and drawing more than 21 donors, many of whom were regulars. “I just think everyone everywhere should do it,” Catonsville resident Megan Ossing said before donating blood. Ossing said...

  • iCyberCenter to help startups get a foothold in Maryland

    iCyberCenter to help startups get a foothold in Maryland

    For Canadian software developer Plurilock, a new international cybersecurity center gearing up at the bwtech@UMBC technology park could be the gateway it needs to expand in the U.S. Plurilock CEO Ian Paterson said the company has been selling intrusion-detection software to companies and government...

  • Baltimore County will pay $272K to rent parking spaces from ... Baltimore County

    Baltimore County will pay $272K to rent parking spaces from ... Baltimore County

    One arm of the Baltimore County government will pay another arm of the government $272,000 to rent hundreds of parking spaces for police and fire department employees displaced by a garage construction project in Towson. The County Council is scheduled to vote Monday on a contract to pay rent to...

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  • Comptroller makes pledge for new Lansdowne High School

    Comptroller makes pledge for new Lansdowne High School

    Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot on Thursday ratcheted up debate about school construction in southwest Baltimore County by saying the deteriorating Lansdowne High School will be replaced rather than remodeled. “Lansdowne is going to get a new replacement school, I guarantee you that,” Franchot...

  • CCBC marks 60-year anniversary, looks to future

    CCBC marks 60-year anniversary, looks to future

    When Dennis Seymour graduated high school in the 1960s, he said he was “not on a good track.” “I just didn’t have the grades,” he said. “I didn’t have the money. I didn’t have the motivation to go to college any place else.” So when Seymour's mother offered to send him to what was then Catonsville...

  • Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz joins Democratic race for governor

    Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz joins Democratic race for governor

    Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is joining the crowded Democratic field in the race for Maryland governor. Kamenetz plans to launch his campaign Monday morning in Towson, where he has worked as county executive for the past seven years. Kamenetz, 59, said his experience running Maryland’s...

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  • Timonium woman teaches art class aimed at easing stress of veterans, first responders

    Timonium woman teaches art class aimed at easing stress of veterans, first responders

    Until last winter, Vietnam veteran Tom Ziegler, 69, had not sat in a formal art class for decades. As a boy, Ziegler had taken Saturday art classes at the Maryland Institute College of Art, in Baltimore. Then, in high school, he clashed with his art teacher, whom, Ziegler said, kicked him out of...

  • With glasses scarce, curious flock to view eclipse at Towson library

    With glasses scarce, curious flock to view eclipse at Towson library

    The wait to get into the Towson Library's storytime to score a pair of the hard-to-find glasses needed to safely watch Monday's solar eclipse reminded Peggy Szczerbicki of waiting in line for the release of the latest edition of the popular Harry Potter book series. More than 150 people snaked...

  • The 136th Maryland State Fair promises mix of old and new

    The 136th Maryland State Fair promises mix of old and new

    In a room at her family's farm in Glen Arm, 13-year-old Katie Yoder is preparing her rabbits to be the fluffiest, furriest versions of themselves they can be. Katie checks two-year-old Artemis, one of about 30 to 40 rabbits she breeds and raises at Cozy Hill Rabbits and Cavies, in preparation for...

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  • Towson area crime log

    The following is compiled from local police reports. It is our policy to provide identification when there is enough information to make identification possible. Towson Overbrook Road, 600 block. Oct. 13 between 12: 30 a.m. and 5 a.m. Two bicycles stolen from locked garage. Burke Avenue, 100 block....

  • On a mission: Monkton man's goal is helping save Ugandan orphans

    On a mission: Monkton man's goal is helping save Ugandan orphans

    When Jerry Garland asked himself what he wanted to do with the rest of his life, he needed to find a suitable answer. The Monkton resident was fortunate enough to do just that when he learned to what degree he could address the plight of orphaned children in Uganda. Inspired by Bob Buford's book...

  • Baltimore County Council OKs parking deal with ... Baltimore County

    Baltimore County Council OKs parking deal with ... Baltimore County

    Without discussion, the Baltimore County Council approved a contract to rent parking spaces for public safety employees from another arm of the government. The council voted 6-0 on Monday to approve the $272,000 in payments that will go to the Baltimore County Revenue Authority for 320 to 330 spaces...

  • Starlite Diner in Belvedere Square is closed

    Starlite Diner in Belvedere Square is closed

    Starlite Diner appears to have closed a year after it opened in Belvedere Square. Starlite opened in September 2016. The restaurant was locked and the lights were off on Monday afternoon, and Google lists it as permanently closed. No one answered the phone at Starlite on Monday. The diner was...

  • Teachers recognized for innovative writing program [Cockeysville]

    Teachers recognized for innovative writing program [Cockeysville]

    Congratulations to the following teachers, who have earned the 2017 Donald H. Graves Award for Excellence in the Teaching of Writing from the National Council of Teachers of English, for their innovative writing program, Storying Studio: Michelle Doyle, Laura Fuhrman, and Liz Soper from Pot Spring...

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