| May 15, 2013
| 8:52 PM
The Baltimore County Council could vote next week to reduce fees that developers pay to help the county build parks and buy recreational land.
A council resolution would lower — in some cases by nearly 90 percent — so-called open-space waiver...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Republican Del. Wade Kach has formally announced he will challenge Baltimore County Council Todd Huff next year.
“When I look at the Third District, I see a need for an experienced, tested legislator to deal with the challenges we face,”...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Where has honor gone? The Founding Fathers knew what it meant to serve the people first, and with honor, not in hopes of financial kickbacks or political favors.
Yet in 2013 I am distraught by the lack of honor shown by our public servants. I think of...
| May 8, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Parents at five Towson schools were informed Wednesday of an input meeting that school officials say will begin the process of dealing with the area's crowded elementary schools.
The meeting, which a school system spokesman called an "input work...
| May 11, 2013
| 6:24 PM
An education advocate and a longtime state lawmaker say they are eyeing Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff's seat.
Democrat Laurie Taylor-Mitchell, an art historian and local education advocate, said she has decided to run for the four-year term in...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff was sentenced Tuesday to two years of supervised probation after pleading guilty to driving under the influence.
Baltimore County Circuit Judge Timothy Martin also gave Huff a one-year suspended jail sentence. He...
| May 3, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Organizers of the Towsontown Spring Festival believe a set of wholesale changes to the 46th annual festival can provide entertainment to its regular crowd and also bring in younger patrons.
Improving food options, adding carnival rides to the children's...
| May 21, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Third District County Councilman Todd Huff said this week he has pulled a County Council bill that would have required establishments that have a bring-your-own-bottle policy for customers to purchase a license from the county.
But he said he's still...
| Apr 19, 2012
When he delivered his budget proposal last week, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that his plan would include money for air conditioning at a dozen schools.
The County Auditor’s office has prepared a chart for the County...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:04 PM
A bill from Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz that could have reduced some workers' pensions stalled in the County Council Monday after pressure from unions that complained the bill undermined labor rights.
The 4-3 vote to table the legislation...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Representatives from both the Maryland State Fair and the Greater Timonium Community Council spoke on Tuesday in support of a bill that would create a new zoning overlay for the State Fairgrounds in Timonium.
The bill would create a "mercantile...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Developers in some parts of northeastern Baltimore County would no longer be able to squeeze new properties onto existing lots without a new road, under a bill introduced by three County Council members Monday.
The bill, set for a vote next month,...