| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:17 PM
Ignoring pleas from union leaders and the county's Annapolis delegation, the Baltimore County Council approved a bill Tuesday changing how county employees can appeal decisions about retirement benefits.
The council voted 6-1 in favor of the bill,...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff was arrested Saturday under suspicion of driving under the influence in Towson, county police said.
The 44-year-old Lutherville Republican is charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol, a headlight...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Todd Huff isn't the first Baltimore County councilman to be arrested for drunk driving, and if he's convicted of the crime, he won't be the first in that regard either. And we will not delude ourselves by expecting him to be the last to face such...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff said Monday he will give up his county-owned Jeep Grand Cherokee in the wake of his arrest this past weekend on charges of driving under the influence.
In a statement, Huff called relinquishing the vehicle, which...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:30 AM
We are disturbed by the decisions made by 3rd District Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff in the recent Comprehensive Zoning Map Process ("Letter about Huff's CZMP decision begs for rebuttal," Nov. 15). He gave more development rights to rural...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Nine-year-old Emma Clapp, of Lutherville, was happy to be at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 1 at Olympian Park in Towson to see the tree and watch her sister perform with the Anna Apicella Dance Studio.
But there's was one attraction she...
| 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...