| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Hopes for redevelopment of the former Sparrows Point steel mill in Baltimore County — and the promise of new jobs — took two giant strides forward Thursday as the land was sold to a new owner who also reached agreement with state and federal...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:32 AM
The lower level meeting room at the Catonsville Library was packed Wednesday night with residents interested in the future of an 11.01-acre site tucked between a group of communities in Catonsville.
The meeting was held by nonprofit organization...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Baltimore County has listened to "spokes-persons" who pushed for designated bicycle routes in and around Towson, and on Wednesday county officials and bicyclists celebrated the opening of a 4.23-mile Bike Beltway.
Cyclists joined County Executive...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:12 AM
A hybrid school board on the horizon. Digital devices for all students. The proposal for a new elementary school at the site of Bykota Senior Center. With the start of a new school year, the Baltimore County Board of Education faces new challenges....
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Boutique investment firm Hardesty Capital Management moved this month from its longtime home in Mount Vernon to a new office in Hunt Valley, which it said offers more modern conveniences and room to grow, while being closer to its customer base of wealthy...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The future of an 11.01-acre wooded parcel of land at the end of Maple Avenue in Catonsville, the site of a historic mill that dates back to 1850, will move a step closer to being determined next week at a community meeting.
The meeting will be held in...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
I must say I found reporter Michael Dresser's perspective on the Baltimore County executive's race quite unbalanced ("Baltimore County executive race is financial mismatch," Aug. 26).
Mismatch, there most definitely is. And I believe the people of...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:51 PM
Baltimore County officials say residents do not need to buy extra insurance to protect water and sewer pipes as new electronic water meters are installed — and they are warning property owners to be skeptical of mailings that suggest otherwise....
| Aug 30, 2014
| 11:28 AM
When voters in eastern Baltimore County go to the polls in November, the ballot will be missing a familiar name: John Olszewski Sr., a Dundalk Democrat who has served nearly 16 years on the County Council.
When Olszewski announced he would not seek a...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:15 AM
As the Red Line's cost escalates yet again to near $3 billion, how much longer can the MTA keep saying these increases are "unexpected" ("City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion," Aug. 26)?
The Red Line started in...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:54 PM
State Sen. Jim Brochin spent the summer beating back a Democratic primary challenge from the left. Now, he's facing what's perhaps an even tougher fight from the right.
Because of state redistricting that left his northern Baltimore County district...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The Maryland National Guard will join with the Dundalk Patapsco Neck Historical Society Museum and 12 other organizations presenting events at the Battle of North Point Bicentennial on Saturday, Sept. 6 and Sunday, Sept. 7, at Fort Howard Park, 9500 North...