| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:43 AM
Gov. Martin O'Malley visited the Halethorpe community Monday to announce the grand opening of the brand new Halethorpe MARC train station.
More than 50 people, including Dels. James Malone Jr. and Steven DeBoy, state Sen. Edward Kasemeyer, Sen. Ben...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The company that runs malls in Towson, Columbia, Owings Mills and White Marsh is removing cellphone-recycling kiosks from its Maryland locations after politicians voiced concerns that the machines contribute to cellphone thefts.
General Growth Properties...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Several Baltimore County Council members say they're planning to introduce legislation in the coming weeks that will seek to ban smoking at all county parks.
The proposal follows a recommendation by the county's recreation and parks board, which...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The Baltimore County Council on Monday unanimously elected Councilwoman Cathy Bevins to serve as chairwoman for 2014.
Bevins, a Middle River Democrat, was elected to the council in 2010. She previously worked as former County Executive Jim Smith's...
| 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...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:09 AM
The clock is now officially ticking for a proposed development that would add 54 townhouses to the Riverview community in Lansdowne.
Last week's meeting at the Lansdowne Library between representatives of Pax Edwards and Enterprise Homes, the co-...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 6:58 AM
The final hearing on the construction of a 140-unit senior residence facility along with the further expansion of the Catonsville Y on South Rolling Road is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 8, in Towson.
At this time, area residents can address county...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Move over Willy Wonka, Jama Cocoa has arrived in Arbutus.
Jamasen Rodriguez, a sophomore at Johns Hopkins University, and three of his classmates have started a chocolate-making business that will open in Arbutus in the spring.
No exact date has...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Baltimore County's rat eradication program has treated more than 2,100 homes, and more efforts are planned for later this month, county officials said Thursday.
Rodent infestations have become a common complaint in many county neighborhoods, and the...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 7:37 PM
Catonsville resident Jeff Brooks doesn't set his family's chairs out along Frederick Road days, even weeks, before the renowned annual Fourth of July parade.
Brooks, along with about 15 family members and friends, watches the parade from a piece of 30-...
| Sep 19, 2012
On Sept. 13, the Arbutus Business and Professional Association celebrated the completion of the Leeds Avenue repaving project and the beginning of the East Drive repaving project with County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, many elected officials and community...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Let me start by saying that 1st District Councilperson Tom Quirk has made some good decisions in this CZMP. Most are issues that Rebecca and I endorsed throughout the process.
I find it misleading for him, however, to be making statements that he down-...