| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The Baltimore County Council is considering legislation to protect Towson's scenic Charles Street corridor from modern electronic signage.
The bill, which was introduced Wednesday by Council members David Marks and Vicki Almond, would ban electronic...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:45 AM
My wife and I would like to thank President Barack Obama for helping us save almost $4,000 a year on health care. I am 61 years old with a pre-existing condition of asthma which is under control with medication.
Yet before the Affordable Care Act, my...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The editors of many local Patch websites were among a large number of employees reportedly laid off by the news company Wednesday, under a national "restructuring" by its new owner.
Investment holding company Hale Global agreed to assume majority...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
When Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. representatives came to an assembly at Immaculate Conception School in Towson last week, students thought it was a formality to politely thank them for their entry in BGE's video contest in which elementary schools...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Stores that buy used cellphones in Baltimore County would be regulated like pawnshops and automated cellphone-purchasing kiosks would be banned altogether under legislation unveiled Thursday by Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:22 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz is scheduled to hold the latest in a series of community forums called "Coffee with Kevin" Friday in Catonsville and the public is invited to join him for coffee and doughnuts.
Similar gatherings have been...
| Feb 2, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Lauren Fischer, 27, grew up in Perry Hall. After graduating from Virginia Tech in 2008, she moved to Alexandria, Va., for a marketing job with O'Keefe & Company, a technology public relations firm. She now works in marketing...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Woman's Club of Perry Hall is doing it again! This local organization is totally dedicated to helping out in our community with an extra tasty surprise this time. With the generous support of Italian Sensation, they are holding a delicious...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:02 AM
A utility problem on U.S. 1 at Walter Avenue has closed all southbound traffic for more than two hours since the state Department of Transportation first reported the incident at 6:41 a.m. on Tuesday.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported at 8:...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Shara Miller, a student at Arbutus Middle School, has been named the winner in the 27th annual "Champions of Courage" Black History Month Essay Competition presented by M&T Bank, according to a release from Baltimore County Public Schools.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:55 PM
These local student-athletes are expected to sign National Letters of Intent to play college sports on Wednesday's national signing day. If you know of signings that don't appear on this list, email email@example.com.
Listed by name, high...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Looking for your Valentine? The Macy’s at White Marsh Mall is hosting a special pet adoption event, "Love is in the Fur," on Saturday, Feb 8, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The event is sponsored by the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) and...