| Dec 11, 2011
| 5:26 PM
An article in the Dec. 16, 1911, edition of The Argus reported the benefits of a new fire engine were immediately apparent in its first response.
Catonsville's new automobile fire engine was given a thorough test at the fire early Monday morning which...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:08 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.
Breezy Tree Court, unit block, between 8 p....
| Dec 30, 2011
| 6:42 AM
It was four days off and counting for Harford County Public Schools students, who were enjoying Mother Nature's wrath of snow and ice at the end of January and the beginning of February. Students were off Thursday, Friday, Monday and Tuesday because of...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Officer David Reeping was sentenced Tuesday to eight months in federal prison for his role in a kickback scheme that ensnared more than 60 officers over two years, according to trial testimony, and led to 16 criminal convictions within the Baltimore...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 7:12 PM
The neighbors said they'd heard the screams for years.
Shouting in the middle of their quiet Bel Air neighborhood. Cursing and threats so loud they could be heard a block away at night.
Late Monday, the conflict between father and son ended violently ...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 1:21 PM
Those who are sworn to enforce the law have a special obligation to obey it. That should be the cardinal rule for any police department, and the prison sentence handed down this week for a Baltimore officer who took kickbacks from a Rosedale body shop...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 4:02 PM
The last of 17 Baltimore police officers charged in a kickback scheme pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy and extortion in federal court, bringing the prosecution phase of the case to a close.
Over a five-month period, Jaime Luis Lugo Rivera, 36,...
| May 15, 2012
| 2:31 PM
For the first time, Harford County will host an official Smithsonian exhibit when Journey Stories, a look at how and why Americans have traveled since the country's inception, opens at the Abingdon library Saturday.
The exhibit, which will be open though...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Therese M. Goldsmith spent most of last week preparing to deal with Cyclone Sandy's second wave: thousands of Maryland residents who filed insurance claims and began working with contractors and mechanics to repair damage to their homes and cars. As the...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 10:14 AM
In his letter to the Towson Times last week, Tom Rose took umbrage in this space over some concerns I voiced the week before about having bike lanes installed on heavily traveled roadways in Towson ("Bike beltway will be safe if cyclists and motorists...