| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:16 AM
What’s one of the best ways to get young children to practice their reading skills? Have them read to a pet -- the animal loves the attention and offers the perfect, non-judgmental audience for young readers. Which is exactly why the Baltimore&...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Harry R. Vaughn, former deputy warden of the Montgomery County Correctional Facility who earlier had worked for the Baltimore City Jail, died April 19 of heart failure at his Randallstown home. He was 72.
The son of Willie Dickerson, a North Carolina...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Dixie Beatrice Lightfoot, a church soloist and homemaker, died of a stroke April 1 at Seasons Hospice at Northwest Hospital. She was 95.
Born Dixie Beatrice Jones in Chapanoke, N.C., she was the daughter of Luther and Ella Jones. She was raised by an...
| Apr 10, 2014
Blake Wollman has gone from a food processor in his kitchen at home to a commercial kitchen in Randallstown. He's progressed from selling his product at farmers markets to two distributors placing it in 50 locations in the Mid-Atlantic region. Now,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Dundalk residents filled a high school auditorium Thursday night to speak out about the redevelopment of the North Point Government Center, many saying they fear they will lose out when restaurants and offices replace the community building.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:59 AM
The sound of harmonized voices echoed through the halls of Lansdowne High School on Tuesday morning.
"Four, three, two," Micah Smith said while striking the keys of a piano as 25 students began to sing under his direction.
Smith is a professional...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Baltimore County Council members on Monday authorized county agencies to review plans for a 312-unit apartment development at the Dolfield Business Park in Owings Mills.
The proposed project, called the Residences at Soldiers Delight, would include...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Dolores Mae Hammond Ali, a retired Social Security Administration technical writer, died of cancer Friday at her Randallstown home. She was 75.
Born Dolores Mae Hammond in Baltimore, she was raised on Presstman Street in West Baltimore and was a...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:57 PM
No. 1 Eastern Tech 11, Western Tech 0: Winner Jordan Cargille had five strikeouts in three innings, and Breanna Casper worked two innings of relief as the host Mavericks (1-0) shut out the Wolverines (0-1).
No. 8 Northeast 14, Glenelg 3: Winner Brooke...
| May 11, 2014
At 16, Dorant Wells has experienced the complexities of what Brown v. Board of Education, the landmark school desegregation ruling, has wrought: He attended a middle school full of students of different colors and nationalities, but one where he sometimes...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Dr. William Howard Adolph, a retired Randallstown-area chiropractor and decorated World War II veteran, died of cancer March 27 at his Owings Mills home. He was 92.
Born in Philadelphia and raised in the Idlewylde section of Baltimore County, he was the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will hold a “Coffee with Kevin” community forum on Friday, April 25, in Rosedale as part of an ongoing effort to interact with county residents and community leaders.
The latest event will be for the...