| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Baltimore Police are planning a crackdown on drivers who use hand-held phones behind the wheel or fail to use seat belts.
Days after a state law took effect tightening restrictions on cellphone use while driving, the department announced that it would...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:07 AM
All lanes are closed on MD 26 in Eldersburg due to a four-vehicle collision with injury at Old Liberty Road at 8:57 a.m. on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported a two-vehicle collision in Howard County on MD...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Charles Glenn Wade Jr., 39, and Edward C. Wade, 36, both of the 1500 block of Union Road, were charged Tuesday with conspiracy to distribute narcotics.
An air conditioning unit was stolen Thursday in the 1500 block of Mitchell Lane.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Harry H. Boublitz, a retired Enoch Pratt librarian and bibliophile who filled his Medfield Heights home with books, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at Manor Care Ruxton. He was 83.
The son of a plumber and a homemaker, Harry Hamilton Boublitz was...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The head teller at a Perry Hall bank and the reputed leader of a drug trafficking organization pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to a money laundering conspiracy, court records show.
According to a copy of their plea agreements, Deanna Bailey was...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Baltimore police have reassigned a supervisor who oversaw a Baltimore police unit tied to the in-custody death of Tyrone West and a vehicle pursuit that turned fatal, the department confirmed.
Lt. Eric Kowalcyzk, a police spokesman, said that the...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Priya DasSarma's childhood memories of celebrating Diwali in India are bright and happy, filled with firecrackers, lanterns and many, many sweets.
The Ellicott City resident's family moved around when she was a child, bouncing between India, Europe...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Late last month, Maryland School for the Blind provided meeting space and entertainment for the newly organized Parkville Carney Lions Club.
Three students from the school entertained. Jenna Willis-Johnson and Chanta Brown sang several duets and Cole...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The outer loop of Interstate 695 at Southeast Boulevard in Essex was reopened shortly at about 9:20 a.m. Monday following the early morning vehicle collision with a Maryland State Police patrol car on the side of the roadway.
Meanwhile, the trooper...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Tactical officer Jason Schneider, who was fatally shot when police entered a Catonsville house in August, has been named police officer of the year by the County Seal Democratic Club of Baltimore County.
The 13-year veteran of the department was...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:30 AM
A recent commentary wrongly criticized The Baltimore Sun for not covering local theater ("The show goes on," July 6). In the several decades that I have subscribed to The Sun, I have never seen such wide coverage of theater here as now exists.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:28 PM
A community meeting about a contentious proposal to build an athletic facility in Fallston drew about 90 people Wednesday evening, filling the Fallston Volunteer Fire Company's banquet hall.
Most of the complaints were not about the facility itself, but...