| Aug 25, 2014
| 10:30 AM
I've been an avid reader of The Sun, but if the paper wants to be a credible publication it has to be fair in its criticism of Baltimore County School Supt. Dallas Dance ("Balto. Co. schools' song and dance," Aug. 19).
I have two grandkids in the county...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 3:30 AM
First come the members of the Second English Evangelical Lutheran Church congregation, greeting friends with whom they have shared potlucks and weddings and baptisms and, more and more now, funerals.
Later, through a side door of the brick church,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Del. Emmett Burns, a Baltimore minister, directed his Sunday sermon at the children of his congregation, warning them to be careful in their dealings with police, after a white officer killed an unarmed 18-year-old black man in Ferguson, Mo., last week....
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Date: May 31
Her story: Kia Houston, 37, grew up in Baltimore and Randallstown. She is a budget specialist for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her parents, Vernetta and Daniel Wilson, live in Randallstown. His story: Mike Castille,...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Howard M. "Smitty" Smith, who had owned and operated a Baltimore County horse transportation business, died July 31 of heart failure at Winter Haven Hospital in Winter Haven, Fla. He was 83.
The son of Howard Smith, a factory worker, and Katherine Smith,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Dr. Richard G. Thomas Jr., a longtime Baltimore County educator who helped in the integration of county public schools in the 1950s, died Thursday of complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Harwood resident was 82.
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Three years ago, no student at Milford Mill Academy passed the Advanced Placement calculus exam, which made it clear that unprepared students were being pushed into the high-level class.
In an attempt to change that, a dozen high school students who...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Reptile Wonders shows to come
° Cockeysville Library, 9833 Greenside Drive, July 19, 2 p.m.
° Randallstown Library, 8604 Liberty Road, July 23, 6:30 p.m
° Woodlawn Library, 1811 Woodlawn, July 31, at 2 p.m.
° Towson Library, 320 York Road Aug. 16,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Sister Mary Mark Walsh, a retired teacher who was a member of the Sisters of Mercy for nearly 78 years, died of heart failure Saturday at the Villa, her order's Baltimore County retirement home. She was 97.
Born Ruth Anna Walsh in Baltimore County,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:39 PM
The Maryland State Highway Administration plans to lower the speed limit and add median fencing and a new traffic light on U.S. 1 near the University of Maryland, College Park, after a startling number of pedestrian deaths on the road.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 4:43 PM
From a home base in Houston, federal authorities say, a Remington native has been directing a cross-country drug operation that shipped large quantities of heroin to Baltimore, New York, New Orleans and elsewhere.
Fred Douglas Brooks III, 46, had...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 7:24 AM
Two politicians from Baltimore County said last week that campaign materials for a House of Delegates candidate incorrectly implied that they had endorsed him.
County Councilwoman Vicki Almond and Del. Dan Morhaim released a join statement Friday "to...