| 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 27, 2013
| 4:04 PM
A Baltimore County Circuit Court judge dismissed a pair of motions filed by Baltimore County and the Save Mays Chapel Park Committee Tuesday, extending the long-running legal wrangling between the two parties over the process used to secure the land for...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Long before he became a Grammy-winning songwriter and hip-hop music mogul, before he reached millionaire status and before he began to hobnob with the likes of Oprah, Nelson Mandela and Barack Obama, Kevin Liles was a kid growing up in a West Baltimore...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:41 PM
A Baltimore County Circuit Court judge has ordered the county to refund nearly $573,000 in health insurance premiums that had been overpaid by hundreds of Police Department retirees, following years of litigation between the county and the police union....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 3:49 PM
The state Board of Public Works approved Wednesday a controversial loan to the owners of the Greene Turtle franchise in Towson over the objections of Comptroller Peter Franchot.
Treasurer Nancy K. Kopp joined Gov. Martin O'Malley in voting in favor of...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz says he will ask the County Council for $17.2 million to fund air conditioning in five schools in Woodlawn, Middle River, Windsor Mill, Pikesville and Parkville.
The state Board of Public Works on Wednesday...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:45 AM
It is a shame that an elected leader fails to tell the complete truth on retirement benefits for Baltimore County employees ("Balto. Co. is seeking to make retirement benefits sustainable," Sept. 30).
True, there is a health care review committee....
| 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,...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Baltimore County will build a $5 million animal shelter to replace its aging facility in Baldwin as part of a plan to improve services for pets, officials announced Monday.
The county also will begin offering spay and neuter services at the current...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Baltimore County's head of economic development has resigned, county officials confirmed Tuesday.
Daniel C. Gundersen turned in his resignation Monday and did not specify a reason, spokeswoman Ellen Kobler said.
Gundersen had been on leave for about a...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:39 PM
A panel of Baltimore County officials has selected a proposal featuring a Royal Farms convenience store and gas station as the winning bid for the Towson fire station and public works property at the corner of York Road and Bosley Avenue.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:02 PM
Baltimore County officials, looking to sell off public property for private development, have selected proposals to build a Royal Farms gas station in Towson, a shopping center in Dundalk and expanded parking for a nursing home in Randallstown.