| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It's a given that politicians like to spend money but they don't like to raise taxes. After all, the former makes them popular with their constituents and the latter has the opposite effect. Rarely is this more evident than in an election year....
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A Glen Burnie man was charged with assault Saturday night after Anne Arundel police said he stabbed another man in a parking lot.
A 31-year-old man from Dundalk told police he went to the Chesapeake Square Shopping Center in the 6700 block of Ritchie...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A man was reportedly stabbed by another man in his estranged wife's Edgewood residence, the Harford County Sheriff's Office reported early Sunday evening.
The incident was reported just before 6 p.m. in the 600 block of Harr Park Court, according to fire...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 1:46 PM
By late Monday morning it was all over for Harford County, which fared much better in the latest winter storm than what the dire forecasts had predicted.
The storm Sunday night through Monday was forecast to be one of the worst of this bitter cold and...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A 43-year-old woman died Friday afternoon from injuries sustained in a northeast Baltimore house fire on Thursday, fire officials said. Two other women were injured as well in the fire.
When firefighters arrived at around 4 a.m. Thursday in the 2900...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:20 PM
A Whiteford youth was released on $100,000 bond Monday from the Harford County Detention Center, where he had been held since Saturday, when he was charged as an adult in the nonfatal stabbing of a close friend.
Alexander Young, 16, appeared via video...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Firefighters were able to avoid a potentially dangerous situation Monday afternoon when they controlled a fire at a Joppa automotive business where tanks of gas used for welding were present that could have ignited and exploded, fire officials said....
| Mar 8, 2014
| 8:23 AM
The pill peddlers were busy on Eutaw Street. Up and down the sidewalk they shuffled, hawking a variety of goods — methadone, the anxiety drug Xanax and other prescription medications — in a street code repeated over and over.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:18 AM
Three people were taken to regional trauma centers, and a section of Route 7 (Philadelphia Road) was closed after a single-vehicle accident early Wednesday morning, the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company reported Wednesday.
Members of the fire...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 10:15 AM
A woman and a child suffered traumatic injuries Tuesday morning after falling down the stairs of a residence in an Abingdon apartment community.
Andy Doyle, of the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, said via text message that paramedics with Joppa-...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:42 AM
A Finksburg trailer fire Wednesday night was caused by a juvenile playing with a cigarette lighter in his bedroom, according to a notice of investigation from the Maryland State Fire Marshal.
Firefighters from the Reese Volunteer Fire Company...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:14 PM
A mother allegedly stabbed her daughter in Aberdeen Tuesday afternoon, the city's police department reported.
The daughter, who is an adult, was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center with what appeared to be a minor stab wound to the upper back,...