| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:12 AM
A schematic design for the new Catonsville Elementary School to be built at 106 Bloomsbury Ave. was released by Baltimore County Public Schools last week.
The design, created by Rubeling & Associates, a Towson architecture and interior design firm,...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
While a Baltimore County solution is in the works to address overcrowded elementary schools in the southwest area, some Catonsville residents say the solution fails to address future overcrowding in local middle schools and high schools.
"Yes, we have a...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:22 AM
If Joe Gochar, president of the Hilltop/Maple Community Association hadn't been curious about the origins of a stone mill tucked away on a dirt path near his Catonsville community 13 years ago, the land forgotten for 90 years may have gone unnoticed for...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:04 AM
As part of a plan to alleviate overcrowding in southwestern Baltimore County public schools, Catonsville Elementary School will move from its current location on Frederick Road to the Bloomsbury Community Center on Bloomsbury Avenue.
Earlier this month,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Every day, hundreds of people walk or drive by an impressive, if somewhat understated, bronze tablet mounted on a large rock, "sacred to the men of Harford County who made the supreme sacrifice during The World War," that sits in front of the Gen....
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Baltimore officials approved a $3.4 million deal Wednesday to sell a Fells Point pier for development of a luxury hotel after chiding a developer for trying to include campaign contributions to local politicians as part of the project's costs....
| Jun 9, 2014
| 5:39 PM
The city's Board of Estimates is to vote Wednesday on a plan for a hotel on the historic Recreation Pier in Fells Point, calling for the city to alter an ordinance to allow the Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank-backed hotel to proceed without a public...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 8:33 PM
The city and state are putting up a $450,000 black steel fence around the downtown War Memorial to stop homeless men and women — some of whom are veterans — from sleeping on the steps under the Greek-inspired columns of the landmark building...
| May 5, 2014
| 3:10 AM
A throng of students from Elkridge Landing Middle School swarmed across the historic Belmont property in Elkridge last week.
They examined lichen on century-old tombstones, built makeshift erosion filters and dressed up in 19th-century costumes to...
| May 21, 2014
| 1:19 PM
The $7 million Crittenton town house project has won city approval for revised zoning variances.
The Baltimore City Municipal Zoning and Appeals Board on Tuesday voted 4-0, with one member absent, to grant variances to developer John Brooks for 15-...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Baltimore City's zoning board sent a developer back to the drawing board March 25, denying setback variances for proposed townhouses on the site of a former home for unwed mothers in Hampden.
The Municipal Zoning and Appeals Board voted 3-0 not to grant...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
If all goes according to plan, the Patapsco River Valley will soon become the 13th certified heritage area in Maryland.
"We're very excited about this plan," said John Slater, president of Patapsco Heritage Greenway. "If we take care of what we have...