| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:09 PM
NEW YORK CITY— Kevin Liles is riding high. On a bright August afternoon, the Baltimore-born entertainment mogul is ensconced 35 stories above midtown Manhattan, enjoying lunch at one of the city's most exclusive hotels, the Mandarin Oriental....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Those entering Catonsville from Interstate 695 may have noticed the brick wall of Perfect Touch Hair Salon & Day Spa on Frederick Road being coated by colorful brush strokes of paint over the past few weeks.
The once blank wall now has illustrations...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:55 AM
When Janet Bolster emerged from a meeting April 10 of Towson community leaders and County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, she was under the impression that Towson High School would be getting an artificial turf field soon, likely as early as this fall, in...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 11:00 AM
After spending the last year digesting the central area school construction proposal released by Baltimore County Superintendent Dallas Dance, I am amazed by how much the more things change they more they stay the same ("Dance tells Kamenetz he's dropping...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:01 PM
A Laurel boy who was celebrating his 13th birthday drowned at the Oregon Ridge lake Friday, prompting Baltimore County officials to close the beach until further notice.
Dennis Kemp, 13, of the 3000 block of Old Channel Road, was on an outing with the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:36 AM
The Baltimore County Council approved a measure on Monday that extends the contract to fund three county nonprofits, including Lighthouse in Catonsville, for an additional year.
That was good news for the local organization, that has been offering youth...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz has shown no shyness in the past about standing behind the school system's construction and renovation plans in the face of community opposition — case in point, his infamous "my job to talk, yours to...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz proposed a new 700-seat elementary school near the center of Towson on Friday to relieve overcrowding, telling the school superintendent that he won't fund the school system's plans to renovate two other schools....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's last four years have been about not listening to the people who elected him, and that will not bode well for him in November.
Residents of Baltimore County are used to thoughtful, transparent and open...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:05 PM
We take the Baltimore County Police Department at its word that its officers were just trying to give some helpful tips to a pair of Dundalk activists about the rules of decorum at County Council work sessions and not trying to intimidate them into...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Jim Fish had a knack for management from a young age, former colleagues say — and in his 43 years as a professional librarian, he never worked as anything but a library director.
The longtime administrator of the Baltimore County Public Library...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is balking at the price of the Red Line transit project, telling state officials the county will contribute about half the funding it is being asked for — and only if certain conditions are met.