| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Baltimore County has repaid more than $13 million it borrowed last year from its employees' pension fund, leading the county police union to drop a lawsuit over the loan.
The county recently paid about $13.1 million, plus more than $500,000 in interest,...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:00 AM
As Baltimore County police replace nearly 2,000 service weapons, they won't allow the old ones to be sold in gun shops — a decision that will prevent firearms from entering the open market but could triple the agency's cost.
Officials will instead...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Baltimore County has reached a three-year labor agreement with AFSCME Local 921, whose members had been working without a contract for more than a year.
The new contract guarantees no furloughs or layoffs through 2016. It also provides employees a 3...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:11 PM
Baltimore County officials say $229,600 in grant money from the Maryland Department of Transportation Bikeways Program will help pay for 23 miles of new bike lanes and other upgrades.
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz said Tuesday that new or expanded...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will join the developers of Towson Square Thursday to announce a new set of four new tenants for the $85 million entertainment complex in downtown Towson.
The Cordish Co. and Heritage Properties development,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:41 PM
The two developers of Towson Square, the entertainment complex that kicked off a revitalization of downtown Towson, announced Thursday the next set of restaurants going into the $85 million project.
Bonefish Grill, BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse, Hanabi...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 4:10 AM
The Forge is alive with activity so no wonder it was selected by Baltimore Magazine as one of the top neighborhoods in Baltimore County. Congratulations to Rodgers Forge Community Association President Stu Sirota and the entire community. On behalf of...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:34 AM
A distillery building in Cockeysville that collapsed last year during Superstorm Sandy was purchased by Baltimore County last month and will be demolished early Sunday morning, county officials said Thursday.
The purchase and demolition is part of a...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
The steel boxes in front of 10 of Baltimore County's police precincts look like library book drop-off stations, but they are part of a plan to reduce the county's drug overdose deaths.
On Friday, county officials unveiled the drop boxes, which are...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Enterprise Homes won't need a major sales effort to sell area seniors on its newest apartment complex, The Greens at English Consul on Oak Road in Baltimore Highlands.
"There's a waiting list of about 160 people right now," said Grayson, president and...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Baltimore County officials are scheduled to break ground Tuesday, Oct. 1, on the Gough Park on Honeygo Boulevard.
The 17-acre park will feature athletic fields, walking trails, a comfort station and pavilions.
Officials said development of the site is...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Baltimore County and union members have agreed to extend the contract for firefighters and paramedics through June 2016, guaranteeing no layoffs or furloughs through that time.
The extension is for members of Baltimore County Professional Fire...