| 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...
| Mar 29, 2013
Chloe A. Gudmundsson is a senior at Eastern Technical High School in Essex, and at the suggestion of her English teacher, she decided to research a paper on Maximilian Godefroy, the quirky architect who designed Baltimore's Battle Monument to...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:18 AM
John Lurz of Bel Air has been promoted continuing care administrator Oak Crest retirement community.
Previously, Lurz served as the assisted living manager at the Erickson Living community in northeast Baltimore County.
Lurz brings 15 years of health...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Two first-degree murder convictions against a Baltimore man serving life plus 20 years in the shooting deaths of two men at an Essex party were overturned Wednesday by Maryland's highest court.
The Maryland Court of Appeals ordered a new trial for Jaron...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 12:03 PM
The mayor of "JA BizTown" worked hard for the money Friday — all $18 of it.
His pay for the day, two paychecks of $9 each, was play money that he could spend only in BizTown.
But Mayor Essex Thayer, 11, cared more about signing checks than...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 4:49 PM
Shortly before 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sarah Weber walked out of Binkert's Meat Products in Essex and locked the door behind her — an early departure for the third-generation sausage and deli meats producer.
Just down the hill, traffic narrowed and was...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Morton A. Sacks, a retired trial lawyer and former Maryland assistant attorney general, died of heart disease Aug. 29 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. The Linthicum resident, who lived for 40 years in Bolton Hill, was 74.
Born in Baltimore and...