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.

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.

Two Balto. Co. councilmen lose seats in primary

Two Balto. Co. councilmen lose seats in primary

Two Baltimore County councilwomen survived primary challenges Tuesday while two other incumbents lost their seats.

Balto. Co. candidates spar over mailer highlighting challenger's past

Balto. Co. candidates spar over mailer highlighting challenger's past

A Baltimore County Council candidate is crying foul over a campaign mailing by his opponent that highlights arrest records.

Baltimore County seeks to curb uptick in pedestrian accidents and fatalities

Baltimore County seeks to curb uptick in pedestrian accidents and fatalities

Twenty-two pedestrians died after being hit by cars in Baltimore County in 2013 — that's a five year high, and officials say the county is on pace to match it this year.

Perry Hall student works reflect passion for pets in art aiding Md. SPCA

Perry Hall student works reflect passion for pets in art aiding Md. SPCA

The Maryland SPCA hosted an art show and open house June 8 at its "Project Adopt" satellite adoption center at the White Marsh Mall. A collection of artwork entitled "Kindness" was created by seventh-...

Developers of White Marsh outlet mall face opposition campaign from rivals

Developers of White Marsh outlet mall face opposition campaign from rivals

Open retail strife has broken out in White Marsh as the owners of the area's mall and other established retail centers foment opposition to a proposed upscale outlet mall along Interstate 95.

Baltimore County Council members defend turf in tough primaries

Baltimore County Council members defend turf in tough primaries

The Baltimore County Council could see big changes in the coming elections as most members face stiff primary challenges and a council veteran is stepping down.

Interest payments total $228,000 in Baltimore County-FOP dispute

Interest payments total $228,000 in Baltimore County-FOP dispute

A nearly $1.7 million payment from Baltimore County to the police union to resolve a battle over retiree health care costs included about $228,000 in interest accrued while the county fought court...

Baltimore County will pay in police retiree case

Baltimore County will pay in police retiree case

Baltimore County will pay at least $1.6 million in a dispute with the police union over health insurance overpayments, county officials said Wednesday, ending a lengthy legal standoff during which a...

UPDATE: Missing girl, 7, found

UPDATE: Missing girl, 7, found

Baltimore County Police said Tuesday night they had found a 7-year-old girl who went missing from Fullerton Elementary School in Nottingham earlier that day.

Baltimore County's approved budget focuses on school spending

Baltimore County's approved budget focuses on school spending

The Baltimore County Council formally approved a fiscal 2015 operating budget Thursday that sends more than half of the overall $2.9 billion allocation to the county's school system.

Baltimore County offering low-cost rabies clinics

Baltimore County offering low-cost rabies clinics

Baltimore County residents can get pets vaccinated against rabies at low-cost clinics this spring.

Baltimore County Council backs bill requiring background check for coaches

Baltimore County Council backs bill requiring background check for coaches

The Baltimore County Council approved legislation Monday requiring coaches and other recreation volunteers who work with children to undergo background checks, a move officials said is meant to...

New Baltimore County libraries chief named

New Baltimore County libraries chief named

A Colorado library administrator has been named director of the Baltimore County Public Library system, making her the first woman to serve in that role.

Kamenetz to host community session with communities along Pulaski highway

Kamenetz to host community session with communities along Pulaski highway

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will hold a “Coffee with Kevin” community forum on Friday, April 25, in Rosedale as part of an ongoing effort to interact with county residents...

Bill would require background checks for Balto. Co. recreation volunteers

Bill would require background checks for Balto. Co. recreation volunteers

More than a decade after a youth sports volunteer from Hereford with a record of sex offense charges was convicted of abusing a 12-year-old boy, Baltimore County remains the only jurisdiction in the...

Judge orders Kamenetz to appear in court in police union dispute

Judge orders Kamenetz to appear in court in police union dispute

A Baltimore County judge has warned County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and two other county officials they could face jail time or other penalties for refusing to pay more than $1 million to police...

Protesters rally to call attention to Balto. Co. animal shelter

Protesters rally to call attention to Balto. Co. animal shelter

More than 100 people gathered in the rain Monday evening outside the historic courthouse in Towson calling for improvements at the Baltimore County animal shelter.


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