| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:58 PM
Baltimore County has secured $3.42 million in Federal Emergency Management Agency grant money to buy six properties in the Beaver Dam Run flood plain in Cockeysville for flood remediation purposes.
Some of the affected property owners, however, have...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 5:21 PM
The Baltimore County Council on Tuesday, Jan. 22 voted to authorize a land swap between the county and the Board of Education at the site of and potentially for the purpose of the proposed Mays Chapel Elementary School.
But while opponents of the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Linda Price has organized plenty of North County projects over the years.
In 1987, the Upperco resident helped create the teen center at the newly opened Hereford Middle School where her daughter, Sharon, attended.
When her daughter moved on to...
| May 6, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Organizers of the Towsontown Spring Festival said Monday that this year's edition of the annual celebration held last weekend was largest festival in its 46-year history.
"We're confident that we broke probably every record we had for the entire weekend...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff pleaded guilty Thursday to driving under the influence, telling a judge that he's learned from the February incident and is in treatment for alcohol abuse.
Baltimore County Circuit Judge Timothy Martin said he needed...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:45 AM
I was very much offended by Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff's statement in The Sun, "I have learned from this mistake." Have you? ("Huff pleads guilty to DUI, says he's 'learned from this mistake,'" April 18).
Eighteen years ago Mr. Huff pleaded...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Ridiculed by some as a "rain tax" and a symbol of government overreach in taxes, storm water management fees mandated by the state were approved Monday by Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties.
The Baltimore County Council approved its fee structure 5-2,...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:01 PM
A Baltimore County Councilman is seeking to restrict protesters from picketing outside of schools at certain times, saying it's a matter of protecting children's safety.
Councilman Todd Huff introduced legislation Monday that would create a buffer zone...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 3:47 PM
A Baltimore County Council member has withdrawn a controversial bill that sought to bar protests near public and private schools in the county — a measure that drew wide criticism from organizations including the American Civil Liberties Union,...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Baltimore County Council members took heat again last week over their use of taxpayer-funded cars, a rare perk among local councils in the Baltimore area.
At a meeting in Towson, county resident Mary Locke said she was surprised to learn that Councilman...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Full disclosure: I don't know Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff, nor am I affiliated with him in any way. But a charge of driving under the influence is serious under any circumstances ("Council member faces DUI charge," Feb. 24).
In a perfect...
| Feb 28, 2013
After reading the article about Todd Huff's arrogant behavior and attempt to bully the police in letting him go for driving drunk ("Council member faces DUI charge," Feb. 24), I am not impressed with his question to the arresting office, "Don't you know...