| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Its not bad enough that Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz thinks it's fine to scream at the people who elected him as well as belittling them. Now, he thinks it is fine to take his slush fund to try to force people who disagree with him out of...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:31 PM
Jonathan Herbst, a Pikesville attorney challenging Baltimore County Councilwoman Vicki Almond in the Democratic primary in June, picked up endorsements Thursday from County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and state Sen. Bobby Zirkin.
In a statement, Kamenetz...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:23 PM
For decades, Kay McConnell and her family joined those who lace up skates and take to Lake Roland in Robert E. Lee Park when winter freezes ice over the former reservoir.
The McConnells' three children were on the ice as young as toddlers, one of them...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Representatives from Towson-area community groups spoke largely in favor Tuesday of a Baltimore County Council bill that will ban further electronic signage on Charles Street in Towson, with dissenters only asking that the law apply elsewhere in the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Lighting up a cigarette on playgrounds, athletic fields and other areas in public parks could draw a $50 fine in Baltimore County and $500 in the city under legislation being considered in those jurisdictions.
Supporters of bans on tobacco use say...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Smoking will be banned in parts of Baltimore County parks under legislation approved Tuesday by the County Council.
The measure, which passed 6-0 with one member absent, bans smoking at playgrounds, tot lots, dog parks and athletic fields, and also...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:06 AM
Towson-area races for Baltimore County Council and the Maryland General Assembly took shape Tuesday night, when candidates for office were required to file with the state board of elections.
The area will see several contested races, though one local...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Developers of the Foundry Row retail project in Owings Mills say they are on track to start construction this summer on a $140 million shopping center featuring Baltimore County's second Wegmans grocery store.
In an opinion issued this week, the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
The County Council is scheduled to vote Wednesday on whether St. Paul's School in Brooklandville would be granted permission to attach a planned 8,000-square-foot maintenance building to an existing sewer line on the nearby school-owned Emerson Farms...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Baltimore County Council members approved Wednesday a $25,000 raise for the county executive, as well as an $8,500 boost for their own positions.
All seven members voted in favor of the increases. The raises will take effect in December and bring the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The Baltimore County Council is considering legislation to protect Towson's scenic Charles Street corridor from modern electronic signage.
The bill, which was introduced Wednesday by Council members David Marks and Vicki Almond, would ban electronic...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Congratulations to Baltimore County Council members David Marks and Vicki Almond, who have introduced a bill to ban certain electronic signs along portions of Charles Street in Towson ("Bill would ban electronic changeable signage in areas of Towson,"...