| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:41 PM
As Alice Ross rumbled across Hanover Street's Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge early on the morning of Baltimore's most recent snowstorm, her Subaru smashed into a large pothole obscured by the accumulating snow.
The 61-year-old Halethorpe resident,...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Despite the winter weather that left about four to six-inches of snow in Westminster, Carroll County commissioners joined public safety personnel Tuesday for the groundbreaking of a new $4 million public safety training center.
"I think it's appropriate...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Patrick H. Vogel, former president of Republic National Distributing Co.'s Maryland division, died Feb. 21 of cancer at his home in Louisville, Tenn. He was 62.
The son of Herman Lentz "Bunny" Vogel, who was a corporate officer of H.C. Spinks Clay Co., a...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A University of Maryland program that matches researchers with companies has awarded $4.1 million to 15 teams working to bring technology products to market.
Baltimore-area companies that will work with faculty through the Maryland Industrial...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:50 AM
In 1982, the late Gov. William Donald Schaefer was running for his last term as mayor. He held one of those big dinners that politicians are famous for at P.J. Crickets on Pratt St. All the political leaders were there. I was the chef that evening and can...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Baltimore County Police arrested a man on Feb. 13 after 28 parked cars at the MARC train station in Halethorpe were broken into last month, according to county police.
John Henry Quick, 29, was charged on 12 counts of theft, unlawful taking of a motor...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:37 PM
A Catonsville man was arrested last week after Baltimore County police said they spotted him driving a beige 2004 Volkswagen Jetta that had been reported stolen by the owner.
Police said they charged John Henry Quick II, 29, after they saw him get in...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:18 PM
State lawmakers from Baltimore County hope to increase the availability of growlers, the refillable jugs that have become popular among craft beer enthusiasts.
Sales of growlers have expanded elsewhere in Maryland in recent years, and county lawmakers...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:41 AM
An article in the Feb. 6, 1964, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian announced the arrival of a tool to help curb the spread of TB.
Chest x-ray cruiser is now located in the 13th District, at 5424 Carville avenue on Thursday, Feb. 6 from 11...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Someone smashed windows and pilfered from 29 cars in Halethorpe Wednesday night, Baltimore County police said.
One of the cars' owners reported the crime, in the 5700 block of Southwestern Ave., to police around 5:10 p.m.
The vehicles were parked on the...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:40 AM
For Arbutus resident Arlene Castro, buying a used car from the Freedom Wheels lot was "an answer to a prayer."
When Castro's 1999 Toyota was totaled in an accident, the settlement check from her insurance company wasn't enough to buy a comparable car....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:00 AM
Barry Considine still has to buy marijuana illegally, as he has since he first asked around a biker bar for it to help treat his post-polio syndrome. Ken Kopper still fears another possession arrest for using it to ease chronic pain resulting from a...