| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:01 PM
A smoking ban went into effect at the start of 2012 for all properties owned or leased by the Harford County government, with one exception, the Circuit Courthouse on Bel Air's Main Street. There would still be a designated smoking area away from building...
| Dec 28, 2012
Based on the numbers of early voters, the polls were expected to be crowded on Election Day. Besides the presidential race, this year's election features a number of controversial statewide issues. There were referendum votes on same sex marriage,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 5:51 PM
Suspensions and other disciplinary actions for African-American students fell at Anne Arundel County schools last year because of new practices, said a school system team examining purported racial disparities in punishments.
The audit, design and...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Laurel residents used to have to travel to Clarksville, Columbia, Silver Spring or farther if they wanted to shop at a Walgreens.
Now, they have one right in their own neighborhood.
"We didn't have any Walgreens within 10 miles of here, and we knew...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 2:26 PM
The median on Route 152 by the new Aumar Village shopping center in Fallston is being modified to soon allow drivers of vehicles northbound on Route 152 to make a left turn into the property, which is on the southwest corner of the busy Route 1/Route...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Attendance was high at Tuesday's night's Fallston Community Council meeting at the Fallston fire station, where many residents showed up to protest the possibility of an RV park being developed off Route 1 near the new Aumar Village Shopping Center....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:24 PM
Cheryl Knauer has a restaurant gift card in mind for her in-laws, a massage gift card planned for another family member and intends to pick up cards in smaller dollar amounts to Chick-fil-A and Starbucks for kids' stockings and teachers' gifts.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:01 PM
There was a time when you couldn't find a space to park, much less get on the lot at Fields of Pikesville. Seating at their lunch counter also was impossible , as was a waiting area.
That was back in the day when Pikesville hummed with shops that were...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:18 PM
A 68-year-old Baltimore resident was kidnapped by two men with handguns in Catonsville and forced to drive to two banks and withdraw money in the middle of the day Wednesday, according to Baltimore County police.
The two approached the 68-year-old...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:44 AM
The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 12:21 PM
An elderly woman was taken to a local hospital Monday after being hit by a car at a busy intersection between Bel Air and Forest Hill.
The woman was crossing the street on Route 24 and Forest Valley Drive when she was hit by a car, also driven by an...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:05 AM
The developer of the new Aumar Village Shopping Center in Fallston says he is still in talks with a national grocery chain about moving to the shopping center on the corner of Routes 1 and 152.
"We're talking to a national chain moving up from the...