Student ID badges are a step we must take for school security [Editorial]

Student ID badges are a step we must take for school security [Editorial]

In a perfect world, schools are open institutions, free for students to roam the halls and where all visitors are welcome and report to the principal's office upon arrival.

Baltimore County schools begin new identification card program

Baltimore County schools begin new identification card program

Students who filed into Lansdowne High School today will be wearing identification badges with their photo and a bar code as part of a new program being rolled out by Baltimore County Public Schools...

City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion 

City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion

Baltimore city and county leaders announced Tuesday that they are committing a combined $280 million to fund construction of the Red Line light rail even as the estimated cost for the project has...

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 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.

Dance tells Kamenetz he's dropping plans for two schools

Dance tells Kamenetz he's dropping plans for two schools

In a letter Tuesday to Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, school Superintendent Dallas Dance said he had agreed to drop the plan to renovate the former Loch Raven Elementary School and put...

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.

Five questions for hummus maker Blake Wollman 

Five questions for hummus maker Blake Wollman

Hummus was a staple on the menu at the Desert Cafe in Mount Washington for years before the owner, Blake Wollman, started wondering how wild a chick pea could be. Bloody Mary flavor? Blueberrry?...

Baltimore County launches new Trail Finder web app

Baltimore County launches new Trail Finder web app

Baltimore County officials unveiled a new Trail Finder Web site application Wednesday morning at the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum in Oella, as part of an effort to promote exercise and...

Woodlawn library Storyville closes for two-day project

Woodlawn library Storyville closes for two-day project

The children's Storyville section of the Baltimore County Public Library's Woodlawn branch, 1811 Woodlawn Drive, will be closed Wednesday and Thursday to undergo some structural work and painting,...

Baltimore boys and girls sweep underclassmen titles in Under Armour Lacrosse Classic

Baltimore boys and girls sweep underclassmen titles in Under Armour Lacrosse Classic

The Underclassmen games at the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic belong to the Baltimore All-Stars — again.

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.

Deputies say they are understaffed, concerned about courthouse security

Deputies say they are understaffed, concerned about courthouse security

Deputy sheriffs at the Baltimore County circuit courthouse in Towson say their dwindling numbers and inability to hire new employees in the past four years has left them increasingly concerned about...

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.

Randallstown woman killed by drunken driver in College Park, police say

Randallstown woman killed by drunken driver in College Park, police say

A Randallstown woman was killed by a drunken driver in a hit-and-run accident early Sunday in College Park, Prince George's County police said.

Police make arrest in one of 2 Baltimore Co. shootings reported Tuesday

Police make arrest in one of 2 Baltimore Co. shootings reported Tuesday

Baltimore County police have arrested a 71-year-old man for a shooting in Windsor Mill — one of two shootings reported in the county on Tuesday.

Man found fatally shot in Baltimore County

Man found fatally shot in Baltimore County

A Baltimore County man was fatally shot in the block where he lived early Friday morning, police said.

County police search for man wanted in Woodlawn lounge shooting

County police search for man wanted in Woodlawn lounge shooting

Baltimore County Police are looking for a man wanted in a double-shooting outside a Woodlawn lounge earlier this month.

Two charged in Randallstown shooting

Two charged in Randallstown shooting

Two Prince George's County men were arrested after Baltimore County police said one shot and injured a man during an armed robbery in Randallstown on Friday.


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