| 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,...
| 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 1, 2014
| 5:02 PM
When school lets out for the summer, many children lose access to free and reduced-price meals. In the past two weeks, Baltimore County and City both ramped up their efforts to feed these children, who account for eighty-four percent of students in...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Baltimore County police have arrested a 71-year-old man for a shooting in Windsor Mill — one of two shootings reported in the county on Tuesday.
Kenneth Earl Briley is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center on attempted...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:21 AM
As an eighth grader with an impressive USTA track record, Abby Thornton watched last spring as Atholton freshman Irene Lu defeated sophomore teammate Victoria Kogan for the state championship, and knew that winning even a county title as a freshman at...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 3:43 PM
A Randallstown woman was killed by a drunken driver in a hit-and-run accident early Sunday in College Park, Prince George's County police said.
Janelle Marie Oni, 21, was crossing U.S. 1 near Hartwick Road about 3 a.m. Sunday when she was struck by a...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:08 PM
A Baltimore City schools police officer pleaded guilty Monday to drug conspiracy charges in U.S. District Court, and faces no less than five years in prison.
Napoleon McLain Jr., 31, a four-year veteran whose father was a longtime Baltimore Police...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Last weekend a 21-year-old University of Maryland student from Randallstown was struck and killed by a minivan ("University of Maryland, city officials urge pedestrian safety on U.S. 1," July 7).
While tragic on its own, two additional pedestrians...