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  • City public works employee pleads guilty to stealing thousands

    A Baltimore public works employee pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing more than $30,000 from the agency by manipulating overtime compensation between 2009 and 2011, according to prosecutors. She'll have to pay some of the money back. Christine Hooper,...
  • City neighborhoods see benefits, problems with reservoir transition plan

    City neighborhoods see benefits, problems with reservoir transition plan
    Baltimore's scenic reservoirs could be transformed into lakes criss-crossed by rowboats as the city removes them from the water supply to comply with a federal health mandate. To meet the 2006 federal water safety rule to protect drinking water from...
  • Water line work near Aberdeen to cause Loflin Road, Route 7 detours

    Beginning today (Monday, April 22) the Maryland State Highway Administration said it will temporarily close Loflin Road at Route 7 (Old Philadelphia Road) near Aberdeen to relocate a Harford County water line under Route 7, a project that will take...
  • Maple Lawn South proposed zoning draws ire of residents

    Maple Lawn South proposed zoning draws ire of residents
    Gene Iager can talk for hours about his family's history of farming in Fulton, which began in 1839, when his great-great-grandfather Henry R. Iager purchased the original 108-acre site for $225. But while Iager, 66, speaks fondly of his family's...
  • Toxic waste in Severn wells investigated

    Toxic waste in Severn wells investigated
    Groundwater contamination from toxic waste dumped decades ago at a nearby factory in the Severn area has prompted widespread testing of residential wells and put eight homes on bottled water, state officials said. The eight households have been...
  • Synagro Technologies' bankruptcy will bring jobs to Baltimore

    Synagro Technologies' bankruptcy will bring jobs to Baltimore
    A Wednesday bankruptcy filing by Synagro Technologies Inc. means growth and new jobs for the Baltimore area as the waste recycler consolidates its headquarters in White Marsh. The Carlyle Group LP-owned company, which had been co-headquartered in...
  • Havre de Grace election coming up features two running for mayor, five for three city council seats

    Havre de Grace election coming up features two running for mayor, five for three city council seats
    With Havre de Grace's election just around the corner, on May 7, voters will get the chance to cast ballots for one of two mayoral candidates and three of five running for city council. Mayor Wayne Dougherty, who is seeking a fourth term, is...
  • Prettyboy Reservoir Day on April 27 celebrates region's liquid asset

    Prettyboy Reservoir Day on April 27 celebrates region's liquid asset
    Since the 1930s, warm weather and sunshine is a signal for many in Carroll and Baltimore counties to venture outdoors for biking, hiking fishing and boating trips in the Gunpowder River and Prettyboy watershed in the Hereford area. Spring has arrived...
  • Aberdeen could raise water, sewer, trash rates for 2014

    Aberdeen residents could see some increases in their bills for 2014, although property taxes will probably stay the same, city manager Doug Miller told the city council during a Monday work session. He said he hoped to have the city budget ready for...
  • County announces water line replacements in Towson

    Baltimore County Public Works announced Thursday that work will begin on or around Monday, April 15 to replace 2,700 feet of water lines on York Road in Towson between the Beltway and Washington Avenue. The work, which Public Works Spokesman David...
  • Havre de Grace councilman advocates for same-sex marriage question

    Havre de Grace councilman advocates for same-sex marriage question
    Questions on the ballot for the upcoming election, specifically the ones dealing with same-sex marriage and county charter amendments, brought out some opinions at Havre de Grace's council meeting Monday. Councilman Joe Smith, who said earlier he would...
  • Councilman failed to provide context on storm water fee [Letter]

    In Councilman David Marks' recent newsletter, he presented "facts" regarding Baltimore County's proposal to levy a storm water fee on properties throughout the county. However, he failed to provide any context. The federal government is requiring the...