Plans tweaked for North Point redevelopment; restaurant tenants under negotiations

Plans tweaked for North Point redevelopment; restaurant tenants under negotiations 

Developers of the Merritt Pavilion project in Dundalk say restaurant chains Chipotle, Panera and Five Guys are among tenants negotiating to lease space there.

Ed Hale to pay for Dundalk park gates to be replaced 

Ed Hale to pay for Dundalk park gates to be replaced

A set of historic wrought-iron gates that were stolen and scrapped from Dundalk's Battle Acre Monument Park will be replaced, Baltimore County officials said Monday.

Man charged with stealing Battle Acre Monument Park gates

Man charged with stealing Battle Acre Monument Park gates

A Dundalk man has been charged with stealing and scrapping the historic wrought-iron gates at Battle Acre Monument Park that were reported missing in June, Baltimore County Police said.

Police seek motorist after man fatally hit in Dundalk

Police seek motorist after man fatally hit in Dundalk

A pedestrian was fatally hit by a motorist who fled the scene Saturday in Dundalk, Baltimore County police said.

Man injured at Sparrows Point

Man injured at Sparrows Point

A man changing a trailer tire at Sparrows Point was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center after Baltimore County fire officials said the tire blew out and struck him in the head.

Man sentenced to over 10 years in prison for Dundalk bank robbery

Man sentenced to over 10 years in prison for Dundalk bank robbery

A man who, with his fiance, stole $130,000 from a Dundalk bank where she had previously worked as a teller, was sentenced in federal court Friday, authorities said.

Jim Fish closes the book on career at Baltimore County Public Library

Jim Fish closes the book on career at Baltimore County Public Library

Jim Fish had a knack for management from a young age, former colleagues say — and in his 43 years as a professional librarian, he never worked as anything but a library director.

Bengies Drive-In appeal denied

Bengies Drive-In appeal denied

In a setback for Maryland's last drive-in theatre, the Maryland Court of Special Appeals has turned aside a request by the owner of Baltimore County's Bengies Drive-In to reinstate a jury verdict...

Boyfriend allegedly wrapped body in tarp, then dropped it along road

Boyfriend allegedly wrapped body in tarp, then dropped it along road 

Dorothy Grubb said she feared her boyfriend would kill her. She wrote in court papers that he threatened to do that, then throw her in his truck and drive off down the road.

Neighbor heard arguing night before Dundalk woman went missing

Neighbor heard arguing night before Dundalk woman went missing 

The night Dorothy Grubb went missing, police say, a witness heard the 60-year-old woman and her boyfriend arguing in their Dundalk home and then a loud noise that "sounded like a firecracker."

Balto. Co. police should not have contacted Dundalk activists, chief says

Balto. Co. police should not have contacted Dundalk activists, chief says

Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson says officers in his department should not have asked to meet with two Dundalk activists after they testified at a County Council work session in Towson...

North Point woman remains missing after boyfriend's arrest

North Point woman remains missing after boyfriend's arrest

A North Point woman remains missing after police found her boyfriend Monday morning and arrested him on an open warrant for a prior weapons violations.

Dundalk activists question police scrutiny after public testimony

Dundalk activists question police scrutiny after public testimony 

Two longtime Dundalk community activists say they are troubled that a Baltimore County police official called them at home after they testified against a development proposal at a County Council...

Man hit by piece of steel at Sparrows Point

Man hit by piece of steel at Sparrows Point

A man was seriously injured after he was hit by a piece of steel at Sparrows Point on Friday, Baltimore County police said.

Harman wins GOP primary in Balto. Co., recount confirms

Harman wins GOP primary in Balto. Co., recount confirms

George Harman won the Republican primary for Baltimore County executive last month by 20 votes, election officials said after a rare recount.

Reshaped Baltimore County library board ends dispute over IT transfers to county

Reshaped Baltimore County library board ends dispute over IT transfers to county

Members of the Baltimore County library board of trustees usually deal with issues such as budgets, library rules and staffing — but in recent months, the panel has found itself in the middle of...

Kamenetz appointments reshape Baltimore County library board

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 the 19-branch system.

GOP Baltimore County executive hopeful Campbell asks for recount

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 18 votes.

Stake in Sparrows Point could be sold to local group

Stake in Sparrows Point could be sold to local group

The owner of the closed Sparrows Point steel mill is working on selling a "significant percentage" of its stake in the property to local buyers, raising hopes for its eventual redevelopment.

Slim win in tight GOP primary for Baltimore County executive

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 of Reisterstown edging out Tony Campbell of Towson.

Baltimore County police report fireworks injury in Dundalk

Baltimore County police report fireworks injury in Dundalk

Baltimore County police said late Saturday that a person was injured in a fireworks related incident in the area of North Point Road and Millers Island Road in Dundalk.


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