| 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.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:24 PM
George Harman won the Republican primary for Baltimore County executive last month by 20 votes, election officials said after a rare recount.
Harman, an environmental consultant from Reisterstown, will face Democratic County Executive Kevin Kamenetz in...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:05 AM
One hundred hungry people walked out of the Parkville Senior Center on Monday, July 14, with bags of groceries, thanks to county funds and the efforts of about 30 volunteers.
Volunteers spent two hours in the morning packing nonperishable food along...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Baltimore County officials unveiled a new Trail Finder Web site application Wednesday morning at the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum in Oella, as part of an effort to promote exercise and an active lifestyle among county residents.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Baltimore County plans to shorten shelter stays, increase outreach to people on the streets and expand job-seeking help under a 10-year plan to reduce homelessness.
Helping people find a path to self-sufficiency was the focus as county officials and...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The threat of rain that hovered over the area in the morning had dissipated by the time the annual Fourth of July Parade through Arbutus was to begin Friday.
"This was the best," said Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, one of many politicians in...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Baltimore County received $1.5 million Wednesday to assist small businesses and those owned by minorities and women through the Maryland Small, Minority and Women-Owned Business Loan Fund, according to a county-issued statement.
Baltimore County was...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Baltimore County is adding additional police officers and improving nighttime lighting as part of a public safety focus for new developments in Towson, including next month's opening of a 15-screen movie theater.
With multiple projects sprouting in...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Twenty-two pedestrians died after being hit by cars in Baltimore County in 2013 — that's a five year high, and officials say the county is on pace to match it this year.
Trying to lower those numbers, county officials Thursday launched a "Heads...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:32 AM
Two Baltimore County councilwomen survived primary challenges Tuesday while two other incumbents lost their seats.
Four of the council's seven members faced opposition in a primary election that had light voter turnout across the region. Councilman Todd...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Twelve years ago, when the General Assembly was debating the enactment of the Thornton school funding formula that has done so much to support the advances of Baltimore's schools in recent years, the city's delegation in Annapolis included 10 senators and...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:58 PM
As votes were being counted Tuesday night, politicians and poll workers estimated that the turnout for the primary was among the lowest in recent history — leading some to call for the voting to be moved back to the fall in future years.