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Kevin Kamenetz

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  • The politicians' pawns [Commentary]

    The politicians' pawns [Commentary]
    Baltimore County officials co-opted the media coverage of a man's invasion of the WMAR-TV studios in Towson last week — the latest in a string of news events in which politicians were given center stage for no apparent reason. Baltimore County...
  • Three people stabbed Saturday at Towson hookah lounge

    Three people stabbed Saturday at Towson hookah lounge
    Three people were stabbed in two separate incidents outside a Towson hookah lounge Saturday night, Baltimore County police said Monday. Police learned of the stabbing while responding to a fight at Burke Avenue and York Road around 2 a.m., when one of...
  • Librarians question Baltimore County plan to shift IT positions

    Librarians question Baltimore County plan to shift IT positions
    Public library advocates are questioning a Baltimore County plan to transfer library information-technology services to the county government's IT office, saying it could set a precedent that threatens the library's autonomy. County Executive Kevin...
  • Baltimore County's approved budget focuses on school spending

    Baltimore County's approved budget focuses on school spending
    The Baltimore County Council formally approved a fiscal 2015 operating budget Thursday that sends more than half of the overall $2.9 billion allocation to the county's school system. County schools will receive $1.5 billion in the budget, as well as...
  • With hundreds joining, Perry Hall's dog park has bred lots of excitement

    With hundreds joining, Perry Hall's dog park has bred lots of excitement
    When she gets home in the evening, Lois Lorenz's three dogs — two bassets and a beagle — are more than ready for their daily trip to the Perry Paw Dog Park. "When I walk in the house, Bella brings me my tennis shoes," she said. Geoff Young...
  • Slate accounts a target for government watchdogs

    Slate accounts a target for government watchdogs
    The type of campaign account that Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is using to bolster candidates he favors is used widely in Maryland politics, but critics say it lacks transparency. Kamenetz transferred more than $100,000 of his campaign...
  • Kamenetz's opposition is reason to support Vicki Almond [Letter]

    Kamenetz's opposition is reason to support Vicki Almond [Letter]
    The article "Kamenetz and developer funding chest for campaigns" (May 21) made it clear that County Executive Kevin Kamenetz and the moneyed development interests that support him want Councilwoman Vicki Almond out of office because she does not...
  • Kamenetz and the developers [Letter]

    Kamenetz and the developers [Letter]
    Your recent editorial on campaign fiance doesn't go far enough to explain to readers the influence this money has on Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz ("Kamenetz the kingmaker," May 22). One of the Caves Valley Partners principals is Arthur...
  • Baltimore County schools' troubled rollout of curriculum draws criticism of Common Core

    Baltimore County schools' troubled rollout of curriculum draws criticism of Common Core
    Union officials and lawmakers seized on Baltimore County's bungled rollout of a Common Core curriculum to renew calls to give teachers and school districts more time to implement the new rigorous education standards. The county school system paid $2.1...
  • Digital fabrication company brings advanced manufacturing to UMBC

    Digital fabrication company brings advanced manufacturing to UMBC
    It's Tuesday morning and the whir of machinery fills the room at the newest company to join the south campus of BWTech Research and Technology Park at UMBC. Technician Steven Turrentine, 50, of Catonsville, has just programmed an infrared laser...
  • Baltimore Co. Council considers restrictions on hookah lounges

    Baltimore Co. Council considers restrictions on hookah lounges
    Hookah lounge owners in Baltimore County told the County Council on Tuesday that proposed legislation to make them close earlier would put them out of business. Council members are weighing a proposal by County Executive Kevin Kamenetz that would...
  • Sensible model needed for rec council volunteer background checks [Editorial]

    Parents with children in Baltimore County Recreation and Parks programs may have been caught by surprise by the news that the County Council is considering a proposal to require background checks of rec volunteers and coaches. Many might have assumed that...