| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Firefighter Gene Kirchner of the Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Department will no doubt be on the minds of attendees of the annual Baltimore County Fire Service Memorial ceremony on Sunday.
Kirchner suffered severe injuries from a fire rescue in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:20 AM
One person involved in a two-vehicle collision in West Friendship Road Wednesday was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in serious condition.
According to the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue's Twitter account,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Shortly before 1 p.m. on Aug. 8, Baltimore County Police responded a report of a stabbing in the Paradise community of Catonsville.
Police identified the victim as Misty Lee Call, 36, of the unit block of North Prospect Avenue, said Baltimore County...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Just to answer the dated tan plastic phone at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, you have to take an annual two-hour course. And when it rings, with its two-tone signal like an old British ambulance, everyone pays attention.
A voice on the other...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
An 18-year-old Mount Airy man is in critical condition after a hit-and-run accident Saturday night in Taylorsville that the Maryland State Police is investigating.
Michael Hatfield is in critical condition at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Among the 60 calls the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received for medical and fire-rescue service during the period July 7-14 were the following:
55 Wade Avenue, 6:53 p.m. July 10. Crews responded to the report of a injured person on the campus of...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:48 PM
We lost a good friend at the newspaper this week. And the public, from casual readers to those steeped in politics, lost a trusted journalist.
Lou Panos, longtime Baltimore area journalist and political editor for this newspaper, died Sept. 8 of...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Lou Panos, a heralded journalist and author who covered state and national politics during a career that spanned 67 years, died of complications from heart disease at Johns Hopkins Hospital early Sunday. He was 87.
His daughter, Melanie Panos-Ortel,...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:38 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 any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Howard County Police said a man brandishing a knife was shot by an officer inside BJ's Wholesale Club in Columbia Wednesday morning.
Howard Carvel Smith, 33, of Columbia, was taken to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he is in critical...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 6:56 AM
A 34-year-old man was stabbed in the neck during a robbery in Glen Burnie, according to Anne Arundel County police.
The victim told officers that another man rode up to him on a bike, pulled a knife, stabbed him in the neck and stole his laptop bag,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:16 PM
An 81-year-old Towson woman was struck by a Jeep Grand Cherokee at the intersection of Frederick Road and Egges Lane around noon Tuesday, police spokeswoman Louise Rogers-Feher said.
At 12:15 p.m. Baltimore County Police were dispatched to 754 Frederick...