| 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 10, 2014
| 12:18 AM
Donte Greene scores 17 points in Nets' Summer League loss
Donte Greene (Towson Catholic) scored 17 points and DuJuan Summers (McDonogh) added five for the Brooklyn Nets in a 92-86 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA Orlando Summer League....
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Dorothy G. Ellison, a retired medical secretary who was a longtime member of Beth Tfiloh Congregation, died June 30 of kidney failure at her Pikesville home. She was 94.
The daughter of Maurice Hirschhorn and Sarah Polonsky Hirschhorn, Dorothy...
| 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.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Edwin Cohen, a retired public school, university and religious school educator and administrator who was also executive director of Camps Airy and Louise in Western Maryland for nearly three decades, died June 21 of complications after surgery at...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:27 PM
Lightning struck a Fallston man and was blamed for several house fires as storms moved through the region this week, volunteer fire companies and fire departments said.
The man, who was not identified, was struck about 10:15 p.m. Wednesday while...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 6:36 PM
— Three University of Maryland students crossed U.S. 1 this weekend, hours after a fatal hit-and-run on the same stretch of road.
The students said they know jaywalking on the major thoroughfare is dangerous — three people have been struck...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Florence H. Deitz, a Randallstown community activist who was a founder in the 1960s of the old Baltimore County General Hospital, which later became Northwest Hospital, died Monday of cancer at the Fairhaven retirement community. She was 91.