| Feb 22, 2013
| 9:30 AM
A Columbia man observed by a Howard County Police surveillance team committing an armed robbery near the Mall in Columbia pleaded guilty in Howard County Circuit Court on Friday, according to State's attorney spokesman Wayne Kirwan.
| Feb 25, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Among the 63 calls for medical and fire-rescue service the Arbutus Volunteer Fire Department received During the period Feb. 17-23 were the following:
Pleasant Valley Drive, 1300 block, 10:17 p.m. Feb. 20. Crews from the Arbutus and Woodlawn volunteer...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:26 PM
|| No. School || Record || Prev. ||
|| 1. Dunbar || 21-2 || 2 ||
|| 2. St. Frances || 31-5 || 1 ||
|| 3. Mount St. Joseph || 29-6 || 3 ||
|| 4. Milford Mill || 21-2 || 4 ||
|| 5. Edmondson || 18-5 || 5 ||
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:14 PM
When Phylicia Barnes' disappearance drew national attention two years ago, it prompted calls for stronger response to reports of missing children — particularly minorities. Some who made those pleas said Wednesday that Michael Maurice Johnson's...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:25 PM
A winter weather advisory is in effect for northern counties from 4 a.m. through 10 a.m. Friday, with up to an inch or two of snow mixed with sleet and freezing rain expected as a major snowstorm heads northeast to slam New England.
The advisory applies...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 1:57 PM
John R. Freas, a retired manufacturers' representative who coached youth football, died Wednesday of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 73.
The son of an insurance adjuster and a secretary, John Robert Freas was born in Philadelphia and...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:39 PM
In an effort to further reform the Baltimore County Board of Education, Sen. Bobby Zirkin submitted legislation last month that would ban lobbyists and their spouses from appointment to the school board.
Zirkin, who represents District 10, said the bill...
| Feb 9, 2013
With the game tied at 61 with nine seconds left, Koron Ford brought the ball up 80 feet and hit Ceontay Coit with a bounce pass. Coit made the game-winning layup with 1.7seconds left as host Owings Mills upset No. 6 Randallstown, 63-61, Friday night.
| Feb 9, 2013
| 12:49 PM
At the time of her brother's arrest and trial, Patricia Booth-Townes supported the death penalty — "an eye for an eye," as she put it. Even after her brother was sentenced to die, she says, she didn't waver. She just didn't believe he'd committed...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Over the past several years, Baltimore County has made steady progress as it seeks to air condition all its public schools. Despite limited funding, the county is on track to reduce the number of schools lacking air conditioning from 54 percent in 2010 to...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 6:55 PM
A Harris Teeter grocery store in Towson and shops, a recreation center and amphitheater in Dundalk are among the ideas developers have for Baltimore County government properties that are up for sale.
The county received eight bids for the three...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:48 AM
The city of Baltimore is set to approve a $200,000 settlement with the family of a 14-year-old Randallstown girl who was electrocuted in 2006 while stretching during a church softball game in Druid Hill Park, ending a years-long legal battle.