| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Betty Christine Jackovitz, a retired Baltimore County home economics teacher and Perry Hall activist, died of dementia Dec. 1 at Oak Crest Village. She was 81.
Born Betty Christine Xenakis in Clarksburg, W.Va., and raised in nearby Weston, she earned a...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Adelfeus Cole sees a lot of kids who are unmotivated in the classroom. Tyana Palmer wants to know why the cafeteria can't serve students more vegetarian meals. And Kyle Rivers wonders whether Baltimore County will change its traditional school calendar....
| Dec 9, 2012
When Bob Zealor was growing up in Overlea, he would go into the woods near his home and collect greens to make a wreath for his mother.
You can imagine his delight when he discovered Colonial Williamsburg, where all the holiday decorations come from...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:12 PM
A Northeast Baltimore community leader said Wednesday he plans to step down from the city's Board of Elections to run for a state delegate seat.
Cory McCray, 30, who lives in Overlea, said he plans to run for the 45th District legislative seat...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:29 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
A Parkville man and two women each were charged with...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Eleanor E. Jaeger, a homemaker and former department store sales associate who was a longtime active church member, died Sunday of complications from a broken hip at the Knollwood Nursing Home in Millersville.
The Annapolis resident was 99.
| Apr 15, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Baltimore County would add classrooms for thousands of students under a budget proposal unveiled Monday by County Executive Kevin Kamenetz — a plan advocates hope signals a commitment to solve the overcrowding that has plagued the school system....
| Dec 11, 2012
The C. Milton Wright Mustangs earned a home court victory Monday night, beating the visiting Overlea Falcons, 68-62. Corey Bays and Mychal Stefanides led the Mustangs in scoring, with each netting 14 points.
Bays paced CMW with seven rebounds, while...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:53 AM
What an ugly way to finish a pretty good 10 weeks of the regular season. The Inkster went 4-4 last week, way below the standards set years ago. But there's good news. Both games this week will provide local winners and more picks next week.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:56 PM
Kevin Hernandez was 11 when he left his grandmother's home in El Salvador, traveling by bus and on foot — alone — to Maryland to meet his mother, whom he had not seen since he was 6.
Shortly after the boy waded through chest-high water to...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Class 4A East semifinals
No. 13 Meade 36, No. 4 Arundel 28
No. 9 Old Mill 21, No. 11 South River 7
Class 4A North semifinals
No. 5 Westminster 51, Blake 7
Sherwood 26, Catonsville 7
Class 3A East semifinals
No. 3 River Hill 48, Mount Hebron 13
| Oct 2, 2012
| 4:42 AM
Baltimore County's violent crimes unit is investigating a non-fatal shooting late Monday in the Overlea neighborhood.
Officers responded to a 911 call at 11:51 p.m. in the 7400 block of Linden Avenue, near Fullerton Avenue and east of Belair Road....