| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:33 PM
Catonsville developer Steve W. Whalen Jr. pleaded guilty Thursday in Baltimore County Circuit Court to five counts of election-law violations for illegally funneling money to a county councilman's campaign and exceeding political contribution limits....
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:08 AM
Plans for a residential unit for area seniors in Baltimore Highlands near Annapolis Road are a step closer this week.
The progress came after the Baltimore County Council approved a resolution on Dec. 17 that authorizes the county to enter into an...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:59 PM
A prominent Catonsville developer accused of channeling $7,500 in illegal contributions to a Baltimore County councilman and exceeding the total campaign contribution limit for individuals was charged Thursday with violating campaign contribution laws....
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's campaign committee plans to keep a $4,000 donation from the Catonsville developer who was charged this week with violating state campaign finance laws, its treasurer said Friday.
Two county councilmen who...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 2:01 PM
The organizers of the 11th annual Home for the Holidays Party at the Banneker Community Center prefer sticking with the basics when it comes to holiday gifts.
Sports equipment such as basketballs and footballs and toys such as dolls and Hess holiday...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Even with the sun shining brightly on a weekday morning, a tree branch falling onto a piece of metal or leaves rustling across the deserted grounds at Simkins Mill property has an unsettling effect.
But the future may be brighter for the River Road...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:30 AM
While the calendar may indicate that winter officially arrives in a month, the Baltimore County Planning Board performed some spring cleaning last week much to the delight of residents of one area community.
By a unanimous vote of all 10 members present...
| May 27, 2013
| 3:58 PM
A Baltimore County Board of Appeals panel has ruled against a community group fighting a planned medical office building in Catonsville.
The three board members on Thursday affirmed an earlier decision by a county administrative law judge who had...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Biking enthusiasts and advocates from all around the Towson area took advantage of a warm, clear morning Friday to participate in the 10th Annual Baltimore County Bike to Work Day Rally at the Towson Courthouse.
"I think it was really successful,"...
| 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 15, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The question of where to put the 500 new elementary school seats allocated for Catonsville in the 2014 county budget remains unanswered, even after a community meeting hosted May 8 by Baltimore County at Catonsville High School .
The seats could be in...
| May 23, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Baltimore County Council members formally adopted a county budget Thursday that they say focuses on basic services while keeping the county's property tax rate flat for the 25th year in a row.
The council unanimously approved County Executive Kevin...