| May 24, 2014
| 7:15 AM
When the derailed train cars full of hazardous chemicals exploded, a shock wave shot through an adjacent industrial park, shattering windows, cracking concrete and buckling metal paneling and roofs.
A year later, the recovery continues.
| May 30, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Thank you for your editorial on the questionable relationship between Caves Valley Partners and Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz ("Kamenetz the kingmaker," May 22). Your editorial brought to light several important issues surrounding loopholes in...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Once summer break begins, boredom can set in. Before the whining starts, we’ve come up with a list of activities proven with local families. Because there are two kinds of fun we search for during Maryland’s summer – in the shade and...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:48 AM
A Dundalk woman who was found dead inside her apartment in April was killed by her son in-law, Baltimore County police announced on Friday.
Police said Cecilia Alice Brown, 53, was found dead shortly after 6 p.m. on April 27 by officers who were...
| May 17, 2014
| 12:02 PM
Baltimore County Democrat Jim Brochin calls himself the most independent member of the Maryland Senate. That kind of talk hasn't won him too many friends among party leaders.
Gov. Martin O'Malley has endorsed his opponent. So has Baltimore County...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:41 AM
When building a stadium for high school sports, you apparently do not always get what you pay for.
A $60 million stadium for high school football games in Allen, Texas, has been deemed unsafe by district officials, The Dallas Morning News reported...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:19 PM
Nearly nine months after Baltimore County Police SWAT team member Jason Schneider was shot to death during a raid on a house in Catonsville, the teen whom police were trying to arrest that morning was acquitted of all charges.
Schneider and his fellow...
| May 23, 2014
| 3:20 AM
The renovation and expansion of a mathematics and science hall on the Catonsville campus of the Community College of Baltimore County reached a milestone Thursday morning with a "Topping Off" ceremony on the former site of a 50-year-old library.
| May 23, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Charles W. "Chuck" Woodfield, whose career in Baltimore County public schools teaching science and serving as department chair spanned more than four decades, died May 9 of complications from pneumonia at his Jarrettsville home. He was 88.
"I was very,...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
| May 5, 2014
| 7:50 PM
Nine workers were hospitalized Monday after the roof gave way on a building at the former steel mill in Sparrows Point, disrupting work on the lengthy dismantling of the Baltimore County industrial complex.
Four of those hurt suffered serious to...
| May 9, 2014
Rayn Gibson threw a perfect game and the visiting Bel Air softball team beat Dundalk, 26-0, in a Class 3A North sectional quarterfinal Thursday.
Gibson had 14 strikeouts for the Bobcats (12-5). Offensively, she had two singles, a three-run homer and...