| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:14 PM
I commend Maryland Sen. Allan Kittleman and the Flier for their positions advocating the removal of politicians from the state legislative redistricting process. This once-a-decade, line-redrawing process should be based on population shifts and...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
A new eyeglass assembly lab in Halethorpe is poised to make prescription lenses for Google Glass after the wearable-computer product launches later this year.
The VSPOne facility, which opened last month, expects substantial growth from more...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:07 AM
A man was in critical condition Tuesday night after being stabbed in Baltimore County by two suspects for reasons that remain unknown, police said.
The 37-year-old victim was approached by two male suspects who stabbed him multiple times around 9:40 p....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Eye specialists, ambulance service providers and clinical laboratories are the biggest recipients of Medicare payments around the country and in Maryland, taking in hundreds of millions of dollars from the federal health program for seniors, according...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Maryland's craft beer business is growing rapidly — at a rate of 35 percent a year — as consumers increasingly seek out independent brewers' new-style yet traditionally made beers.
"There is just an amazing level of interest in craft beer,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:45 AM
The stage of the Charlestown Retirement Community auditorium was crowded with all 13 candidates running for state delegate in District 12 at a candidate forum held Tuesday night.
Ten Democrats and three Republicans are contending for three seats in a...
| Jan 15, 2014
An article in the Jan. 13, 1939 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian reported a grieving community requesting a solution.
A meeting attended by more than a hundred residents of the Thirteenth District was held in the Arbutus Community...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The following is compiled from local police reports.
Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:23 AM
Terry Nolan doesn't look or act like an average lawyer. He has a handlebar mustache, rides a 1983 Honda Gold Wing motorcycle and brings his fluffy, white bichon frise with him to work at his cluttered Arbutus law office on Oregon Avenue.
He likes to...
| 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...
| 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 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...