| Nov 17, 2013
| 7:54 AM
The General Motors factory in Baltimore, the Solo Cup plant in Owings Mills and the steel mill at Sparrows Point all made things for decades. And all closed in the past 10 years.
It's a familiar tale for much of the country. But Maryland's manufacturing...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:45 PM
Sonia Neumeier didn't know her family in the Philippines lost everything in Super Typhoon Haiyan until the retired Army nurse and Owings Mills resident received an email from her brother.
Her hometown of Sara, in Iloilo province, hasn't been in the...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:10 AM
It's not easy painting a wall, especially one that's outdoors, made of concrete and measures over 46 feet by 10 feet.
Since early fall, though, that's what a dozen-plus students at Owings Mills High School have been doing under the guidance of art...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 11:16 AM
The call for the wild is being heard again across Maryland — though not everyone welcomes it.
More than a decade after the last addition to the state's network of wildlands, Department of Natural Resources officials have proposed a major expansion...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The votes are in!
Here are the winners of the Maryland Family Readers’ Choice Awards 2013:
Best story time
Irvine Nature Center (Owings Mills)
Howard County Library Miller Branch (Ellicott City)...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 4:09 PM
FBI agents raided the Owings Mills offices of a medical diagnostics firm Friday as part of a health care fraud case, an FBI spokesman said.
Agents from the White Collar Crime Squad raided the offices of Alpha Diagnostics, said Richard Wolf, spokesman...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:55 PM
When the Roland Park Library needed a new roof in 2005, restaurateur Eddie Dopkin was quick to step in.
"He said, 'We'll have a fundraiser and call it Raise the Roof,'" recalls Susan Newhouse, who at the time was raising money to renovate and expand the...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Developers Cordish Co. and Heritage Properties announced on Thursday the addition of four restaurants for the entertainment complex. Below are descriptions of the type of fare offered at each, as well as the names and fare of the three other restaruants...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 2:56 PM
A man died in a single-vehicle crash in Owings Mills early Saturday morning, police said, after his car veered off the road, struck a utility pole and a tree and caught fire.
Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel were called at 3:49 a.m. to...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:00 AM
One witness attests in police reports to seeing Elizabeth Meyers texting on her phone as she pulled into traffic on Route 3 in Gambrills. Cellphone records, according to authorities, show a phone call and three text messages between Meyers and her...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Three people were killed and another person suffered life-threatening injuries in different car accidents in the Baltimore region Monday.
One fatal crash, which happened at about 11:30 a.m., shut the inner loop of Interstate 695 in Overlea at the U.S. 1...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Baltimore police training instructor William Kern had an "unhealthy attachment" to his gun, prosecutors said in court Tuesday, alleging that the veteran officer twice pulled out the weapon by mistake during exercises — then refused to hand it over...