| Apr 9, 2012
| 3:07 PM
A Middle River man pleaded guilty Monday in the stabbing death of his girlfriend last year, Baltimore County State's Attorney Scott D. Shellenberger said.
Sam Davis, 61, pleaded guilty in Circuit Court to first-degree murder in the death of Jacqueline...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Baltimore County ended 2011 with 30 homicides — a spike from the 20 killings in 2010.
Still, police say, the homicide tally is one of the lowest in recent years and not a cause for alarm. Police spokeswoman Elise Armacost said 2010 was "an anomaly....
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:56 AM
On Tuesday night, Oct. 23, a purse is the ticket to a good time — and for fighting a good cause — at Power of the Purse, an event being hosted in Towson by the Baltimore County Commission for Women and the Samaritan Women organization
| Oct 23, 2012
| 8:55 PM
On Oct. 23, a purse was the ticket to a good time at Power of the Purse, an event hosted in Towson by the Baltimore County Commission for Women 's and the nonprofit Samaritan Women.
The night's goal was to raise awareness — and ultimately money...
| May 1, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Towson Gardens Day will be held Thursday, May 3, centered on the Courthouse Fountain Square area from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Highlights of the day, which is hosted by the Towson Chamber of Commerce and the Towson Gardens Day Committee, include:
| May 2, 2012
| 8:52 AM
This afternoon, Gov.Martin O'Malleyplans to sign what may be the most significant step toward increasing transparency in Maryland's system of campaign finance in years: a requirement that those who contribute more than $500 to a single candidate during an...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:35 AM
On a day when downtown Towson was splashed in spring and mobbed by vendors and patrons, what else could two of the county's most powerful officials do but debate flowers and shrubs?
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and State's Attorney Scott...
| May 14, 2012
| 10:33 AM
As the school year draws to a close, we have many students who have achieved outstanding recognition and awards within our area.
One of those is local Girl Scout Brianna Simkins.
Recently, the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland celebrated its 50th...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:52 AM
The trial began this week for two of the four men police say were involved in the December 2011 killing of Rodney Pridget, 19, outside the Towson Town Center mall.
Baltimore County State's Attorney Scott Shellenberger said jury selection and opening...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 5:26 PM
A Baltimore County grand jury has indicted 15-year-old Robert W. Gladden Jr. on 29 counts in the school shooting that critically injured another Perry Hall High student Aug. 27, the first day of school.
Prosecutors also announced that Gladden's father,...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:32 PM
A Baltimore County Circuit Court jury on Wednesday found Frank Williams, 32, and William Ward III, 45, guilty on counts of first-degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder and use of a handgun in commission of a felony for their roles in the December 2011...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:01 PM
An off-duty Baltimore County police officer chased down a 17-year-old Randallstown High School student and killed him during an altercation Wednesday night, police said, after a group of youths threw a rock at the front door of the officer's home.