| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:55 AM
In the next few months, it will be a snap to find entertainment news and venues in Towson thanks to the Towson Chamber of Commerce. The chamber is designing an online application, a one-stop shop of everything you want to know about what's happening, who'...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Dr. Joshua M. Sharfstein said Wednesday he plans to leave his post as secretary of the state Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, where he drew criticism for the botched rollout of the state's health insurance exchange website.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Fifth District Baltimore County Councilman David Marks last week formed a committee to consider a circulator transportation system, free to riders, for downtown Towson.
The Greater Towson Committee's transportation and placemaking subcommittee is...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:51 PM
George W. Collins, a pioneering WMAR-TV broadcaster who earlier had been editor-in-chief of the Afro-American newspaper and covered the civil rights movement and political corruption in Maryland, died Thursday of renal failure at Union Memorial Hospital....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:55 AM
All lanes are open on MD 140 West in Finksburg with the clearing of a disabled vehicle at Old Westminster Pike at 8:28 a.m. on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported a disabled vehicle on the outer loop of...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 11:49 AM
The nightclub insurer promised to fight for its clients — its promotional material shows a man socked in the face with a boxing glove.
But founder Jeffrey B. Cohen fights everything. He went after competitors, clients, former employees and even...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Charnie L. "Les" Kinion Jr., a city firefighter who founded the Baltimore Road Runners Club and the Maryland Marathon, died July 23 of a heart attack in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was 78.
"The Maryland Marathon was Les' baby. He did a lot of the work and knew how...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Dr. Richard G. Thomas Jr., a longtime Baltimore County educator who helped in the integration of county public schools in the 1950s, died Thursday of complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Harwood resident was 82.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The crisis may have eased in Toledo, but the toxic algae in Lake Erie that contaminated the water supply for 500,000 people in Ohio continues to plague lakes and rivers across the country, including here in Maryland.
Lake Williston, a swimming hole...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Hundreds of Marylanders are volunteering to help Central American children coming here as part of an influx of unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S. border in recent months, O'Malley administration officials said Tuesday.
Anne Sheridan, director of...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Officials in Baltimore County reacted Friday to a proposal by Catholic Charities to shelter 50 immigrant children at a facility in Timonium, with a state delegate who is running for the County Council opposing the plan and calling the immigration crisis...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Though overnight storms weren't as severe as forecasters had feared, they still downed trees and brought large hail to some areas north of Baltimore.
Meteorologists had cautioned of risks of isolated tornadoes across the mid-Atlantic Sunday evening, but...