| May 1, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Crime was down in 2012 compared to 2011 and five-year averages everywhere in Baltimore County except for the Towson area, and Baltimore County Police on Wednesday announced several initiatives aimed at suppressing crime in Towson going forward....
| May 2, 2013
| 7:29 PM
A volunteer firefighter who joined the Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Company as a teenager more than a decade ago died Thursday of injuries sustained in a fire last week that also killed another man.
Gene Kirchner, 25, died at Maryland Shock Trauma...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Three of the seven men and women honored at the 28th annual Fallen Heroes Day were from Harford County.
The police officers and firefighters honored at the ceremony, organized by Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, came from different backgrounds and...
| May 3, 2013
| 6:07 PM
A new marine terminal could bring 9,000 jobs to the Sparrows Point peninsula, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz said Friday as he laid out the county's vision for remaking the land around its closed steel mill.
A terminal in the peninsula's...
| May 4, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Baltimore County is preparing to sell three taxpayer-owned properties to private developers, but members of the public won't know all the details of what they're planning until officials make a decision.
County leaders said last week they would not...
| May 5, 2013
The demise of steelmaking at Sparrows Point last year landed like a body blow on eastern Baltimore County. With 2,000 jobs and a 125-year-old legacy lost in the shutdown and subsequent liquidation of assets, the cost to families, to the local economy...
| May 3, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Phoebe and Richard Letocha, the Stoneleigh couple who were honored Friday with the award for the best Azalea House of Greater Towson, can't attribute their award to any master gardening techniques. They aren't members of their local garden clubs, nor do...
| May 5, 2013
| 6:02 PM
On a perfect spring day in Baltimore County, surrounded by hundreds of his brother and sister firefighters and mourned in prayers thousands of years old, a hero was laid to rest Sunday.
Gene M. Kirchner, the 25-year-old Reisterstown volunteer...
| May 6, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Tom Booth the businessman would have appreciated the flurry of purchases by customers as the Sunday Catonsville Farmers Market opened for business May 5.
Tom Booth the Catonsville resident would have liked the activity on a sunny Sunday afternoon in the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Pet owners in Perry Hall will soon have a low-cost opportunity to get a rabies vaccination for their furry friends.
Baltimore County Department of Health will hold a rabies vaccination clinic for dogs, cats and ferrets at nine locations on separate...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
In Baltimore County, like much of Maryland, tax revenues have flat-lined. State aid for such things as road resurfacing is not much better. County workers won't be receiving cost-of-living increases for the fifth year in a row.
Yet amid all this...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Downtown Towson's development boom grew yet again Tuesday, when Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced a $60 million commercial and residential development in the Towson Triangle.
The DMS Development project, named "101 YORK" for its address...