| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is drawing criticism for refusing to repay hundreds of police retirees who a judge found were overcharged for their health insurance.
Last month, a county circuit judge gave the county 20 days to pay about $573,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Kaiser Permanente's partnership with Riverview Elementary that began last month is taking a new step to provide students at the Kessler Road school with resources and programs to inspire and encourage healthy living habits.
The partnership is part of...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Catonsville resident Rebecca Dongarra has become the fifth candidate in the race for one of three seats in the House of Delegates for the new District 12, which includes parts of Catonsville, Arbutus and Howard County.
Dongarra, who announced her...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:52 AM
On April 8, 2013, Kevin Mercer was issued a citation from Baltimore County for illegally housing two chickens in the backyard of his Catonsville home.
On Aug. 22, he was granted a variance from the county, giving him permission to keep them.
| 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 30, 2013
| 6:38 PM
A Baltimore County district judge denied bail Friday to the teen sought in a county police raid that led to an officer's shooting death.
Baltimore County Deputy State's Attorney John Cox said at a hearing that 16-year-old Rasheed Stanford should be...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Residents along Winters Lane in Catonsville were shocked Wednesday morning to hear that a Baltimore County Police officer had been shot and killed in their neighborhood.
Officer Jason Schneider, 36, was inside a residence in the 1200 block of Winters...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Backyard chickens are trendy. Once, the opposite was true. In a movie, any scene showing hens squawking in a yard was a clear signifier that it wasn't an upscale neighborhood.
Now, we learn that Williams-Sonoma, the high-end culinary retailer, is...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown picked up the support of 23 county elected officials from around Maryland Friday, adding to the summertime parade of endorsements of his candidacy for governor next year.
With the announcement at the Maryland Association of...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:16 PM
An 81-year-old Towson woman was struck by a Jeep Grand Cherokee at the intersection of Frederick Road and Egges Lane around noon Tuesday, police spokeswoman Louise Rogers-Feher said.
At 12:15 p.m. Baltimore County Police were dispatched to 754 Frederick...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:57 PM
With a new school year in progress, parents of students at Westowne Elementary have resumed their battle to obtain air conditioning at the school.
So members of the group were surprised and disappointed to learn that Baltimore County Executive Kevin...
| 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...