| Apr 17, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday she's pressing her Department of Transportation to ensure speed camera accuracy after officials acknowledged that 590 erroneous tickets were issued by the city's new multimillion-dollar camera...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 2:19 PM
It has happened to many of us.
You're out drinking, having a good time with friends when suddenly, you have to go to the bathroom. Most would use a proper restroom. However, those more adventurous — or foolish — duck down an alley or...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Most weekday mornings, late spring through late summer, Terry Weller and George Foster climb into a bright yellow truck and fire up lasers, high-definition cameras and a bank of digital recorders before hitting the road.
Weller and Foster are two of the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:02 PM
When Boston Marathon bombing victim Erika Brannock arrived home to Baltimore this week, the first item on her wish list was finding the stranger who saved her life amid the chaos that followed the April attack.
The 29-year-old Towson preschool teacher...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The long debated and much anticipated traffic signal at Boulton Street and Gateway Drive in Bel Air behind the Harford Mall has finally been activated, but town officials acknowledged Tuesday there's more work to be done.
The signal, which is along a...
| May 24, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Lewis E. Porter, a retired civil engineer who during his more than four-decade career designed roads and highways for the Baltimore County Department of Public Works, died May 18 from mesothelioma at his Wiltondale home. He was 75.
The son of an...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Spring is here. It officially arrived on Wednesday morning at 7:02 a.m.
What does it look like? On March 20, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., The Baltimore Sun will chronicle a day in the life of Baltimore. We want to see how you spent the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 5:47 PM
A task force studying Baltimore's troubled speed camera program will urge the city to increase oversight, change the way camera sites are selected and create a website containing maps and other information of interest to the public, according to draft...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Charles William Gilbert, 76, whose address is listed as the Aberdeen Post Office, was charged Friday with failing to appear in court in a case in which he was charged with having an alcoholic beverage in a retail area.
Justin P. Walters, 30,...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson said Monday, May 20 at a Greater Towson Committee town hall meeting that despite Towson's rising crime rate, Towson and Baltimore County are safer than ever.
"We're working closely with the Chamber (of Commerce)...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The Laurel Leader won six awards, including a first-place award for photography, in the Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association's 2012 editorial contest.
The awards were for newspapers in Division D, non-dailies with a circulation more than 20,000, and...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:03 PM
A Baltimore County police officer has been charged with malfeasance in office after detectives said he repeatedly engaged in and recorded sexual acts while on duty, including at least one video sent to a 16-year-old girl.
Aaron Z. Pross, 29, of Newark,...