| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:47 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley used his prime-time slot at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday to make the case for Obama's record on jobs and the economy.
The president “is moving America forward, not back,” O'Malley...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Arriving aboard the Pride of Baltimore II and hailed by a cannon blast from the Constellation, Michael Phelps and Maryland's other Olympic athletes were celebrated in true local style Monday afternoon by elected officials and an Inner Harbor crowd.
| Sep 11, 2012
| 5:45 PM
Baltimore County officials promised new safety measures Tuesday to prevent violence in public schools — including hand-held metal detectors, an increased police presence and a new administrative security office — after a teacher wrestled a gun...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz wants to borrow $255 million and repay it over the next 30 years to help fund the county's retirement system, a move that would carry risk but that the administration says could benefit taxpayers in the long run....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 2:52 PM
Members of a Baltimore County public employees union are guaranteed not to be furloughed or laid off through 2015 under a new labor agreement announced Wednesday.
The Baltimore County Federation of Public Employees, which represents about 1,600 members,...
| Sep 15, 2012
Baltimore County parents and teachers are understandably uneasy about the safety of their children in the wake of recent back-to-back incidents involving students bringing guns to school. Last week an eighth-grader at Stemmers Run Middle School in Essex...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 4:50 PM
A Walmart Supercenter is scheduled to open Oct. 17 on Liberty Road in Randallstown, and Baltimore County officials hope it will give a boost to a corridor targeted for revitalization.
County officials and community leaders expect that the store at...
| Sep 19, 2012
On Sept. 13, the Arbutus Business and Professional Association celebrated the completion of the Leeds Avenue repaving project and the beginning of the East Drive repaving project with County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, many elected officials and community...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz urged county employees and residents to turn Purple Friday into Purple and Orange Friday in anticipation of "an incredible weekend of sports."
"This won't be easy," Kamenetz said in an email to county employees. ...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:46 AM
Earlier this week Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz encouraged county employees to come to work today in their finest Purple and Orange — and this morning dozens of employees complied — and joined together for a cheer.
| May 11, 2012
| 4:13 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is a Marylander right down to his board shorts.
Born in Lochearn, he attend Gilman School, the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Baltimore School of Law. Elected county executive in 2010, he also...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Some of Dundalk's War of 1812 sites — including Battle Acre Park and North Point State Battlefield — share North Point Road with rowhouses and strip malls.
But nearby, quiet Charlesmont and Bear Creek parks offer undeveloped land also tied to...