New BCPS identification roll out begins this week

New BCPS identification roll out begins this week

As students filed into Lansdowne High School for their first day of school Wednesday, their teachers and administrators wore identification badges with their photo and a bar code, part of a new...

Catonsville grad uses small size to big advantage for Arbutus Big Red semipro team

Catonsville grad uses small size to big advantage for Arbutus Big Red semipro team

At Catonsville High, 2009 graduate Brian Chapman proved he could handle a full workload at running back on the football field even though he's 5 feet 4.

Baltimore County schools to focus on equity, achievement gaps 

Baltimore County schools to focus on equity, achievement gaps

On Friday morning, in the auditorium of Loch Raven High School, more than 300 school administrators closed their eyes for 30 seconds.

Baltimore County school board called a learning experience

Baltimore County school board called a learning experience

Two years from now, the southwestern portion of Baltimore County will be home to three new 700-seat elementary schools and a fourth that will have expanded to become a 750-seat elementary school.

Victim of attack in Federal Hill receives support from Catonsville community

Victim of attack in Federal Hill receives support from Catonsville community

When Sal Schittino Jr., 24, was attacked and robbed by a group of teens on mopeds Sunday, it was a shock to his family, who live in Catonsville and own Scittino's Italian Marketplace on Edmondson...

Competition for snowball stands heats up

Competition for snowball stands heats up

With the final days of summer approaching, competition is heating up for snowball sales in Arbutus and Catonsville.

Relay's history topic of talk at Arbutus Senior Center

Relay's history topic of talk at Arbutus Senior Center

When Ray Chism, 74, bought the Relay Hotel in 1972 with his wife, Diana, he wanted to learn more about the history of the building, where he has lived with his family for more than 30 years.

Liquor license approved for new Italian bistro and wine bar in Catonsville

Liquor license approved for new Italian bistro and wine bar in Catonsville

An empty storefront which formerly housed Regions Restaurant is expected to be filled by early September with the scent of brick oven pizza and other homemade Italian food.

Man arrested after assault on Lansdowne parking lot

Police arrest man after attack with object similar to baseball bat

Retirement community plans for future with expansion

Retirement community plans for future with expansion

If the development plan receives zoning approval on Monday, Aug. 25, four buildings that serve as residences on the campus of the Charlestown Retirement Community will be razed and replaced with two...

Notre Dame football's Rudy to speak in Catonsville [Letter]

Subject of movie on Notre Dame football to visit area

Catonsville resident appointed to Baltimore County Commission for Women

Catonsville resident appointed to Baltimore County Commission for Women

Catonsville resident Renee McGuirk-Spence, 61, who recently ran unsuccessfully for state delegate in District 12, will now serve her community in a different way.

The spice of summer life

The spice of summer life

The crabs piled on a table at a backyard crab feast, hot and spicy, are probably sprinkled with a unique taste many in the area associate with summer in Maryland.

Mural welcomes motorists entering Catonsville from Beltway

Mural welcomes motorists entering Catonsville from Beltway

Those entering Catonsville from Interstate 695 may have noticed the brick wall of Perfect Touch Hair Salon & Day Spa on Frederick Road being coated by colorful brush strokes of paint over the past few...

Owners of Peace a Pizza to add on a dessert shop

Owners of Peace a Pizza to add on a dessert shop

Pizza and ice cream is a combination enjoyed by just about everyone — especially kids.

Former District 12 Democratic candidate sentenced for criminal election law violation

Former District 12 Democratic candidate sentenced for criminal election law violation

Lansdowne resident Brian S. Bailey, a former candidate for state delegate in District 12, was sentenced to a $500 fine, one year of supervised probation and 200 hours of community service following...

Anniversary of Halethorpe MARC station renovations on Aug. 12

Anniversary of Halethorpe MARC station renovations on Aug. 12

Nearly one year after the Halethorpe MARC train station was rebuilt, ridership has increased slightly, but parking continues to plague commuters.

Top-raising candidates in District 12 drew from businesses, PACs

Top-raising candidates in District 12 drew from businesses, PACs

With all three of their delegates retiring, residents of District 12 – which stretches from Columbia to Catonsville, Arbutus and Halethorpe in southwest Baltimore County – will choose...

Baltimore County Restaurant Week kicks off Friday

Baltimore County Restaurant Week kicks off Friday

Beginning Friday, the question of where to eat gets a little more interesting.

Local business owner buys Lansdowne Inn

Local business owner buys Lansdowne Inn

Faithful customers and employees were happy to see a local business owner outbid others at Wednesday's auction of a longtime community mainstay, The Lansdowne Inn.

Winters Lane community in Catonsville holds walk for National Night Out

Winters Lane community in Catonsville holds walk for National Night Out

Nearly one year after a Baltimore County policeman was shot and killed while serving a police warrant in the neighborhood, a dozen people from the Winters Lane community of Catonsville walked a...


Submit Arbutus/Lansdowne News
Have news from the Arbutus/Lansdowne area? Submit your news and photos here, or contact Lauren Loricchio. Email her at lloricchio@tribune.com or call at 410-332-6436.

ARBUTUS/LANSDOWNE NEWS POWERED BY

your neighborhood

Arbutus & Lansdowne Events

Tuesdays : 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. (First Tuesdays); Every 3rd Tuesday : 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Tuesdays : 7 p.m. (First Tuesdays)