| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:48 PM
A federal appeals court overturned the sentence of a Baltimore police officer convicted of taking kickbacks from a tow truck company, ruling that a lower court was wrong in how it assigned a dollar value to the scheme.
The Fourth Circuit Court of...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:50 PM
On paper, the plan for a car maintenance shop and a few stores on Snowden River Parkway in Columbia hardly seems worth fighting about. The business people opposing it, however, see it as an illegal first step toward drastic changes for the worse along...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 4:05 AM
Their tools are sharp blades and screwdrivers, in addition to paint brushes.
But the work of Charlie Richter and Mike Kraft that went officially go on display Nov. 25 in the Leeds Avenue showroom of Arbutus Auto Painting and Bodyworks could be...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Get ready to help pay for road construction elsewhere in Maryland. The tolls are going up at the state Transportation Authority's two Susquehanna River bridges – I-95 and Route 40 – and it's pretty clear the money will be used to subsidize...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A Mr. Tire employee is recovering from first- and second-degree burns after a car fire broke out in the Parkville auto repair shop Friday.
County fire officials responded to the shop in the 7700 block of Harford Road at around 3:50 p.m. where they saw...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 10:30 AM
An article in the Nov. 30, 1912, edition of The Argus reported an impersonator was a thief in disguise.
Baltimore detectives and the police of Catonsville are searching for a man who has been misrepresenting himself to the residents of Catonsville as an...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 6:04 AM
The results are in!
Each year, we ask our readers to tell us their favorite businesses, people and places in Howard County. The response was better than ever this year, with a new option to vote online.
Stay tuned for a special feature in our December...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:49 PM
A pair of high school students in Baltimore County placed third this week in a national competition that sought to test how quickly the youths could diagnose and repair car troubles.
Anthony Critcher and Brik Wisniewski of Eastern Technical High...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 12:20 PM
The following letter was sent to Planning and Zoning and the Advisory and Development Committee in Harford County government. A copy was provided for publication.
Sir, I would like to express my concerns, which are many, but I will state mostly the...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 12:17 PM
When the state Department of Housing and Community Development's 380 employees pack up and move from Crownsville to New Carrollton in 2015, fewer women will work out on their lunch break at Curves.
It also may mean fewer people getting their cars...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872....
| Oct 9, 2012
| 6:17 AM
Michael Vahlsing arrived at Westchester Elementary School in Catonsville well before the 3:45 p.m. dismissal time on Friday to pick up his children.
He even had time to walk his dog along the southbound 2300 block of Old Frederick Road, where no cars...