| Mar 2, 2013
| 8:25 PM
With eight local wrestlers in the championship round of the state wrestling tournament Saturday evening at the University of Maryland's Cole Field House, the stage was set for a banner evening for Howard County wrestling.
But when the mats were...
| Mar 3, 2013
An exhausted Travon Wright jumped into the arms of Pikesville High assistant coach Bryan Weisbrot.
Wright, a Pikesville senior, celebrated winning the Class 2A/1A state championship at 138 pounds, beating Middletown's Matt Capobianco, 6-5, in triple...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:56 AM
With a step, a kick and an energetic stomp, a handful of children bring to life an old and beloved part of their families' Russian culture as part of the Kalinka Dance Ensemble.
The Pikesville-based dance troupe, which celebrates its 10th anniversary...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 6:25 PM
A Circuit Court judge has ruled that Baltimore County's contract with its speed camera vendor is illegal, because it pays the company a cut of each citation issued — a ruling that could help others challenge their citations in court.
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:24 PM
More than a decade has passed since Jim Fish's first conversation about a future library branch in Owings Mills.
Now that the Owings Mills Branch is due to open March 21 at the long-awaited County Campus at Metro Centre at Owings Mills on Grand...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Schools and government offices aren't the only things closing down in anticipation of today's snowstorm. Here is a partial list, continually being updated, of cultural and commercial institutions shutting down for the day.
The American Visionary Art...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Dr. Don-Neil Brotman, a retired Baltimore dentist and a pilot, died Feb. 16 of heart failure at Sinai Hospital. The longtime Pikesville resident was 80.
Born and raised in Baltimore, Dr. Brotman was a 1949 graduate of City College, and after attending...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Newly minted Baltimore County champion Jacob Asher has never wrestled an opponent as tough as Owings Mills senior Demetrius Johnson.
On paper, Johnson was the overwhelming favorite to beat the Dulaney junior.
The Maryland State Wrestling Association...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts announced an across-the-board review of how city officers use weapons after the accidental shooting of a trainee during exercises last week.
Speaking Tuesday at the police academy on Northern Parkway,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 11:15 AM
As a motorcyclist, I am always fascinated by the concerns of bicyclists as to helmets ("Helmet bills gets objections from bike advocates," Feb. 13). If you switched the mode of transportation, you would see the same arguments apply. Yet motorcyclists...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Just three days after being touted as the commander who would oversee reforms in the wake of a training shooting, the new head of the Baltimore Police academy informed top brass Friday that he intends to leave the agency.
Maj. Joseph E. Smith III, a 25-...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 12:26 AM
Developers and shopping center owners contributed nearly $600,000 in the rejected bid to overturn Baltimore County Council votes on zoning issues, according to financial reports.
If successful, the referendum drive would have allowed county voters to...