| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:30 AM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Timothy Graybeal ,48, of the 700 block of Gilbert Road, was arrested Tuesday on a Baltimore County warrant charging him with driving with an expired license, driving...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:15 AM
We were saddened to hear of the accidental exposure of YMCA campers to excessive levels of pool chemicals at Camp Letts in Edgewater ("Anne Arundel campers sickened by chemicals in pool," July 9). With proper pool design, operation and maintenance, this...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Thirty-five people were hospitalized Wednesday after being sickened by chemicals at a swimming pool at YMCA Camp Letts in Edgewater, Anne Arundel County fire officials said.
Of the 35 patients, 31 were children age 6 to 16. None of the injuries were...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:02 PM
When school lets out for the summer, many children lose access to free and reduced-price meals. In the past two weeks, Baltimore County and City both ramped up their efforts to feed these children, who account for eighty-four percent of students in...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Like many fans and casual observers around the world, my life has been inundated with soccer (or fútbol) over the past few days. This is not a complaint; I really love watching the World Cup.
Generally speaking, I have never been able to get excited...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:11 PM
The weekend of the Great Chesapeake Bay Swim was better than any holiday for Robert Matysek. The South Carolina man loved to spend time swimming with his family.
The 4.4-mile race from Sandy Point State Park to Kent Island was "like Christmas, the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A historic YMCA in Mount Vernon, once home to confessed Soviet spy Whittaker Chambers and a hotel run by the former Baltimore International College, is to become a 197-room Hotel Indigo, one of the new owners said.
Focus Development LLC principal...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Two men who are accused of beating a fan at an Orioles game last year danced to the song "YMCA" as their victim lay bleeding with a fractured skull on a concrete floor below them, the man alleges in a $5 million lawsuit filed last week.
| May 13, 2014
| 3:54 PM
If something is designed to cut down the number of football concussions, then I am all for it.
The Maryland Public Secondary School Athletic Association announced Monday that it has endorsed the USA Football's Heads Up Football tackling program, and...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Enrique G. "Henry" Martinez, former owner and operator of a New York City import-export firm, died Friday of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Carroll Hospice's Dove House in Westminster. He was 90.
The son of Hilario Martinez, a boxer, and...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:54 AM
The excitement over Angel Park, Perry Hall's latest planned park, is spreading throughout our community! If you haven't heard of Angel Park yet, it's a new all-inclusive playground and amphitheater in Perry Hall, located next to the library on Honeygo...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:07 PM
For many area families, Memorial Day weekend means a trip to the beach. Last year, nearly 3,000 people took part in that tradition at two Baltimore County parks — without ever going near the Bay Bridge.
Baltimore County government doesn’t...