| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 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 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...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2014
An article in the March 10, 1939 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian reported the passing of a well-known resident.
Last Sunday, March 5, a memorial service was held in the Catonsville M.E. Church at eleven o'clock for Thomas Hammond...
| 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 10, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Timothy Virts, the man who allegedly killed the mother of his children and then fled to South Carolina with one daughter, has waived his right to extradition proceedings, authorities said Monday.
Virts, 38, is waiting to be transported by Maryland...
| 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...