| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Officials of the fast-growing Aldi's supermarket chain say they've long had their eyes on Towson as a market with appealing demographics and potential for growth.
At a preview event on Thursday for the chain's new store on Taylor Avenue in Loch Raven...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Towson resident and local Patch editor Tyler Waldman announced in a tweet that he would be leaving Shock Trauma Thursday, 11 days after he was airlifted with life-threatening injuries following a two-car accident in Towson.
In the tweet, Waldman said he...
| May 24, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Three local boys advanced Friday to the semifinals of the state tennis championship in College Park.
Severna Park's Alex Cauneac will face Reservoir's Biyik Akinshemoyin in one semifinal today, while Towson's Eric Hurwitz will play Wootton's Mateo...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Manuel M. Nicolaides, an attorney who served for many years on the Baltimore County property tax appeals board, died of congestive heart failure Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Timonium resident was 92.
"Manny served with distinction for many...
| May 8, 2013
| 9:50 AM
A dozen people were taken to area hospitals after a vehicle crashed into an MTA bus this morning in Essex, according to Maryland Transit Administration officials.
A bus was stopped at Doolittle Road and Stemmers Run Road when a vehicle drove into the...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Of the 11 Baltimore County public high schools rated among the nation's 2,000 top schools, according to the third annual Newsweek/Daily Beast survey of "America's Best High Schools," Hereford High School ranks No. 1 in the county.
The list, published...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:15 PM
As she struggled to unload groceries from the back of her car, Sherrie Schenning got an uncharacteristically queasy feeling.
Her family's Essex neighborhood had always felt safe, but on this recent Saturday, she noticed two unfamiliar young men in a...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Two women and one man were shot in an incident at a bar in Essex early Friday morning, according to Baltimore County Police.
Officers responded to the Loft bar in the 100 block of Back River Neck Road at about 12:03 a.m. for reports of gunfire and...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 7:55 PM
A man stabbed multiple times in a weekend bar fight in Towson was identified by officials as a former University of Maryland football player.
Ryan Schlothauer was injured after intervening in an argument between the accused stabber and a female...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:34 PM
Baltimore County will offer more than 1,700 free parking spots over Thanksgiving weekend and again in December to encourage people to buy locally for their holiday shopping.
Between Thursday and Sunday, the spots will be marked with "free parking"...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 9:25 AM
A pair of Francis Scott Key High School students — Cara Hunter and Jillian Luetje — participated last month in the annual Dance Gala at the Maryland Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance convention in Hunt Valley
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:14 PM
For the second time in six days, Baltimore's aging water system ruptured, affecting service to dozens of businesses and homes downtown and in Essex, including two hospitals, while snarling traffic and providing yet another unpleasant reminder of the...