Catonsville hotel destroyed by fire in 2011 reopens

Catonsville hotel destroyed by fire in 2011 reopens

A Days Inn hotel on Baltimore National Pike in Catonsville destroyed by an electrical fire during the renovation of an elevator in 2011 reopened its doors Aug. 7 as a Holiday Inn Express & Suites...

Seton Keough Homecoming [Pictures]

Seton Keough Homecoming [Pictures]

Pictures from various events from Seton Keough's homecoming day at the school in Baltimore on Saturday, Sept. 27.

Parents learn how to access school information from home

Parents learn how to access school information from home

A group of parents at Baltimore Highlands Elementary School learned how to navigate the new BCPS One web portal Wednesday morning.

Best booths at annual Arts and Crafts Festival

Best booths at annual Arts and Crafts Festival

Best Overall Booth: Peri Taylor, Off the Wall Art by Peri

Exotic flowers flourish in Lansdowne

Exotic flowers flourish in Lansdowne

Lansdowne resident Robert Johnston can easily recall what happened to the first orchid he tried to grow.

Lansdowne boys soccer celebrates win in double overtime

Lansdowne boys soccer celebrates win in double overtime

The players on Lansdowne High’s soccer team may speak three or four languages, but coach George Dunn knew exactly what they were saying when they piled on top of each other in the middle of...

Club offers opportunity for more than the imagination to take flight

Club offers opportunity for more than the imagination to take flight

When Arbutus dentist Dr. Art Vail, 55, isn't seeing patients, chances are you can find him flying one of his remote controlled airplanes at Southwest Area Park in Baltimore Highlands with fellow...

Catonsville fourth-graders see early progress learning Spanish

Catonsville fourth-graders see early progress learning Spanish

"How old are you?" Concetta Gallardo, 30, asked her class of fourth-graders in Spanish at Johnnycake Elementary School on a Thursday morning.

Kit Valentine, advocate for environment in Catonsville

Kit Valentine, advocate for environment in Catonsville

Kit Valentine, an advocate for the environment who served as president and vice-president of the Patapsco Heritage Greenway, died Sept. 15 of pancreatic cancer. He was 73.

Two Balto. Co. school board members share their vision

Two Balto. Co. school board members share their vision

A hybrid school board on the horizon. Digital devices for all students. The proposal for a new elementary school at the site of Bykota Senior Center. With the start of a new school year, the Baltimore...

Seniors keep active at Lansdowne center

Seniors keep active at Lansdowne center

Majorie Miller may be 79, but she's constantly on the go at the Lansdowne-Baltimore Highlands Senior Center.

Police searching for suspect connected to Catonsville arson

Police searching for suspect connected to Catonsville arson

Police are searching for a suspect connected to a second-degree arson that occurred Sunday in the 5400 block of Old Frederick Road in Catonsville, said Baltimore County Police spokeswoman Julia...

Arbutus consignment shop expands to larger space

Arbutus consignment shop expands to larger space

When Cheryl Dabrasky's husband, Brian Jones, was diagnosed with cancer and was unable to continue his job in a warehouse about a year ago, she knew she'd have to figure out a way to support their...

Catonsville High teacher acquires school's first 3D printer

Catonsville High teacher acquires school's first 3D printer

For students in Dan Larsen's technology class at Catonsville High School, designing parts and objects with a computer aided design (CAD) program will be more of a hands-on learning experience this...

Balto. Co. warns of insurance advertisements for pipe coverage

Balto. Co. warns of insurance advertisements for pipe coverage

Baltimore County officials say residents do not need to buy extra insurance to protect water and sewer pipes as new electronic water meters are installed — and they are warning property owners...

Arson charge against volunteer firefighter dismissed 

Arson charge against volunteer firefighter dismissed

A U.S. district judge has dismissed charges against a Baltimore County volunteer firefighter who was accused of deliberately setting a 2007 blaze in Halethorpe, accepting his lawyer's argument that...

Local gymnasts aim high as members of AcroArmy on 'America's Got Talent' 

Local gymnasts aim high as members of AcroArmy on 'America's Got Talent'

Arbutus resident Emily Ruppert has spent this summer flipping, jumping and dancing her way across the Radio City Music Hall stage in New York City.

Baltimore County Police warn homeowners to be aware of scams

Baltimore County Police warn homeowners to be aware of scams

Baltimore County Police are advising residents to be aware of con artists who are targeting homeowners, particularly the elderly, according to a statement.

Request to amend Morsberger property plan withdrawn by developer

A request to alter a development plan for a 29-acre parcel in Catonsville was withdrawn on Sept. 2 after it was met with opposition from the surrounding community.

Master Gardeners program encourages residents to grow

Master Gardeners program encourages residents to grow

For those involved with the Baltimore County Master Gardeners program, gardening doesn't end with the summer — it's a year round activity.

Future use of Catonsville site to be discussed at community meeting

Future use of Catonsville site to be discussed at community meeting

The future of an 11.01-acre wooded parcel of land at the end of Maple Avenue in Catonsville, the site of a historic mill that dates back to 1850, will move a step closer to being determined next...


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