| May 1, 2013
| 4:16 PM
A Maryland State Department of Corrections employee is charged after Baltimore County police said he threatened another man with a gun during a dispute over payment for sex.
Police said William Hawkins, 26, of Halethorpe agreed online to pay a 19-year-...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:00 AM
After almost 50 years of involvement with the Halethorpe Improvement Association, Joe Kinsey died of pancreatic cancer April 9, 2013, two days after his 57th wedding anniversary.
Born Dec. 17, 1931, Kinsey grew up on Hollins Road in Baltimore City.
| Apr 25, 2013
| 5:18 PM
After officially proclaiming April 25 as Baltimore County Arbor Day, announcing plans to increase and maintain tree canopy coverage in the county, and discussing the county's spring Big Trees Sale, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz got down to the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Lack of funds for shipping, not a lack of items to ship, has ended a longtime program that provided items from home to soldiers on the front lines overseas.
Area residents will no longer be able to stop by the Halethorpe Fire Station on Washington...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:52 AM
When a friend told Brad Siegler and Kim Murray that a brewery in Baltimore was throwing a party for the public Saturday afternoon, distance was not a factor for the Columbia couple.
"It sounded fun," Murray said at the Peabody Heights Brewery in Abell,...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
One of Catonsville's favorite traditions returns Friday with some new twists.
Frederick Road Fridays, a 12-concert series hosted by the Greater Catonsville Chamber of Commerce, starts June 14 at the series' new location in front of Peace A Pizza at...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Ann H. Sisson, who established with her husband a popular Federal Hill restaurant and bar that later became the state's first brew pub, died June 4 from complications of dementia at Keswick Multi-Care Center. She was 89.
The daughter of a civil engineer...
| Jun 12, 2012
Rowhouse Grille is a great name for a Baltimore tavern. You'd think there'd have been enough Rowhouse grills, bars and taverns over the years to fill the 2600 Block of Wilkens Ave.
But as far as I know, this handsome South Baltimore specimen, formerly...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 2:40 PM
For Del. James Malone, the news that the Southwest Adult Video store on Southwestern Boulevard could be closing meant an opportunity to solve a longtime commuter problem in the area.
Malone, who represents District 12A that includes Halethorpe, said the...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Among the 73 calls for medical and fire-rescue service received by the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department during the period Sept 30 to Oct. 7 were the following:
Washington Boulevard at Interstate-695, 8:36 p.m. Oct. 5. Crews from the Arbutus volunteer...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Sister Mary Loretto Evans, a former principal of the St. Frances Academy in East Baltimore, died Oct. 3 at her order's motherhouse in Halethorpe. She was 91.
Sister Mary Clarice, a member of her order, said no medical cause of death was determined.
| Oct 10, 2012
An article in the Oct. 12, 1912, edition of The Argus reported on a deadly epidemic that seems to be striking local canines.
There is a peculiar disease among dogs in Catonsville and a number of residents have reported the loss of valuable animals from...