| Apr 24, 2013
| 9:45 AM
I enjoyed reading Shireen Younus' op-ed about rediscovering her public library ("A few words in support of libraries," April 17). Like Ms. Younus, many people have rediscovered their public library over the past few years. In the 2012 fiscal year, the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Four Israeli high-tech firms plan to soon open offices or add staff in Maryland, Gov. Martin O'Malley announced Tuesday, the third day of his eight-day economic development trip to Israel and Jordan.
The four companies are Shekel Scales, Askimo,...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:35 PM
A $5,300 reward is being offered for tips that lead to the homecoming of James White, an intellectually disabled 64-year-old man who left his Owings Mills assisted-living home a month ago.
White, who is black, 5 feet 7 inches tall and 186 pounds, left...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Construction crews are set to demolish the Towson WashMobile building and will begin work on a new Patient First health clinic by May, Councilman David Marks announced.
Marks, who represents the 5th District including Towson, said the business has...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Antwan Reddick leaned against the padded blue walls of the Owings Mills wrestling room and smiled.
With a 26-1 record this season, the 152-pound senior hopes to win his third straight county title in this weekend's Baltimore County championships at...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:52 PM
A former volunteer firefighter who worked with youths at the Lansdowne department pleaded guilty Monday to sexually abusing a teenage boy he mentored in a training program at the station.
Anthony Maurice Cottle, 23, who appeared Monday in Baltimore...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Caribou Coffee is converting to the Peet's Coffee & Tea brand in the Baltimore area, and one of the four area locations, in Owings Mills, will close on Sunday.
The Reisterstown Road Caribou is one of 80 "underperforming" stores the company said it...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Development has been under way for years on the 809-acre Turf Valley property near Ellicott City, but one of the key parcels will get a high-profile addition next week when a new 48,000-square-foot Harris Teeter supermarket opens Tuesday in Turf Valley...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Perched on a wooded bluff in rural southeastern Carroll County, the old Henryton State Hospital bears silent witness to the ravages of decades of neglect and vandalism. First opened in 1923, the 18-building complex that once housed the sick and...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:33 PM
A Reisterstown man was struck by multiple vehicles and killed on Interstate 795 late Monday night after he appeared to jump from a highway overpass in Owings Mills, according to Maryland State Police.
The drivers of the vehicles that struck him did not...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 10:32 AM
When it was built a century ago, Baltimore's Pennsylvania Station was embraced as a new gateway to the city. The elaborate Beaux-Arts building announced Baltimore's significance to the nation and anticipated serving generations of travelers to come....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The federal Food and Drug Administration identified 89 medical facilities in Maryland that bought drugs from the Massachusetts manufacturer being investigated for a national fungal meningitis outbreak.
The facilities are among more than 3,000 in numerous...