| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:06 AM
In an attempt to provide thieves one less outlet to collect cash for stolen cellphones, the Baltimore City Council is poised to vote Monday to ban automated kiosks that give money on the spot for used electronics.
Council members threw aside a...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:26 AM
The developers of 101 York, a $60 million student housing project recently announced for downtown Towson, are working to make minor changes to the project in the face of opposition from the Greater Towson Council of Community Associations and the American...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:53 AM
Thank you Councilman David Marks for your initiatives in response to the transportation problems in Towson. There is no question that we need the circulator and an increase in bike paths. The question is how to pay for it.
As a senior citizen, I do...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Baltimore County plans to fund a dog park in Perry Hall after residents pushed for the project and collected private donations for it.
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz said Wednesday the county plans to issue construction bids for the Perry Paw Dog...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:01 PM
The Baltimore County Council on Tuesday asked the county planning board to consider whether more residents should be allowed to keep chickens as pets.
Members unanimously approved a resolution requesting a planning board review of zoning regulations...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:10 AM
When the flowers are past blooming and the coming cold months turn the now-vibrant hues in the Courthouse Gardens in Towson brown, a piece of public art from the Walters Art Museum will ensure there's something colorful to admire on the streets of...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Baltimore County officials on Thursday announced an expansion of library services that include full-time hours at the Loch Raven Library and year-round Sunday hours at each of the county's 19 library branches.
The changes are part of a service...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:48 AM
Baltimore County Police said Monday that a man in custody in Baltimore City is also suspected in last week's robbery of an 18-year-old woman as she jogged through West Towson.
Speaking at a community meeting, Capt. Richard Howard, commander of the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:04 AM
An 18-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint while jogging Tuesday night in West Towson, according to Baltimore County Police.
According to police, the woman was jogging in the area of West Chesapeake Avenue and Burnbrae Road at 9:30 p.m. when two men in...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Some Baltimore County officials want to consider whether to allow more residents to keep chickens in their yards, making the county the latest local government in Maryland to examine a national coop craze.
A County Council resolution being considered...
| Jun 22, 2013
To those whose impression of Towson is stuck in its days as the capital of white belts and white shoes, the idea that it could be to Baltimore what Bethesda is to Washington probably sounds hilarious. But the announcement Wednesday that developers plan...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:59 AM
More and more, the last things on the minds of patrons strolling into Baltimore County's public libraries are books — you know, those quaint, bound collections of paper pages stacked on shelves.
Computer stations and audiobooks were the early...