| Feb 22, 2014
| 8:33 AM
Yolanda Lowe's son and nephew were robbed at gunpoint while walking through Northeast Baltimore, she says, but for days there was no record that such a crime had occurred.
That's because two patrol officers wouldn't take a report and asked her to take...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:04 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Several items and cash were stolen from a house in the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:46 PM
In 2010, When Annmarie Chiarini's ex-boyfriend posted 88 naked pictures of her on a website designed to shame, humiliate and destroy lives, she went straight to the police. Certain her ex committed a crime, she was shocked when the officers smirked...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Opposed to shopping on Thanksgiving Day, Betty Allen of West Friendship waited until midnight to head to Walmart in Ellicott City for $2 DVDs and then shopped through the night without crowds to buy boots and clothing for her four children with stops at...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
Little Patuxent Parkway, 10200 block, between 4 p.m. Nov. 25 and 7 a.m. Dec. 2. Entry gained...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Straight from the '90s, Furby is back on store shelves this holiday season, along with classic toys that never left: Barbie, Hot Wheels and Elmo, to name a few.
But more than ever, tech-related playthings are elbowing their way onto the traditional...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:00 AM
I would much rather be outside than inside. Everything just seems better out in nature.
Take running, which I do a lot of. I find very little use for a treadmill; it has few redeeming qualities. Why would anyone choose to run on a boring machine when...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 5:32 PM
When a burglar broke into more than two dozen apartments in Baltimore County, it wasn't the items he took that were unusual. It was what he left behind.
Renters in Cockeysville returned home to find holes in their walls as big as 4 feet by 4 feet. The...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 1:21 PM
It is still an exciting time for Baltimore's continually progressive nightlife scene. Successful openings debut as fully realized visions from Day 1, leading to exciting additions to an already healthy environment. If you enjoy a drink in public,...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Date: Oct. 5
Her story: Tracie Schwartz, 40, grew up in Silver Spring. She works in marketing for Ameritox, a toxicology company with offices in Baltimore and Columbia. Her parents, Donna and Jimmy Schwartz, live in Gaithersburg.
His story: Theodore...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:16 PM
I will spare you the background info on my residency here and my allegiance to and support for Howard County libraries. Suffice it to say, it's lengthy and solid.
I love books. I read them often in the library — Central Library, which has become...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:04 AM
An 18-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint while jogging Tuesday night in West Towson, according to Baltimore County Police.
According to police, the woman was jogging in the area of West Chesapeake Avenue and Burnbrae Road at 9:30 p.m. when two men in...