| May 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A 22-year-old Reisterstown man was sentenced to life plus 85 years in Howard County Circuit Court Thursday in connection with the execution-style shooting of a 15-year-old boy in a Marriottsville field in 2012.
Donald Peoples Jr., of the 400 block...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 11:59 AM
During the 2014 Howard County tennis season, teams and individuals alike put their talents on display in a big way. As a result, there was much to celebrate as the spring dwindled to a close.
River Hill's Nicholas Zhu and Prateek Swamykumar collected...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:45 AM
The Baltimore County Commission for Women is old but new. Founded by the County Council in 1977, two years ago the commission revised its mission to make the county-sponsored board more vital and relevant to women.
The commission's upcoming event on...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:00 AM
While the primary election for state as well as local offices, is June 24, Baltimore County residents looking to get a head start have eight options for where they can cast their vote early.
Beginning June 12 and continuing through June 19, county...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Dr. Jay N. Karpa, a retired Baltimore surgeon who was also certified in chronic wound care, died Friday of prostate cancer at his Pikesville home. He was 79.
"As a person, he was a true gentleman. He was kind and compassionate and treated his patients...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:07 AM
Three Catonsville area business owners and volunteers with the Arbutus Arts Festival were among the winners Wednesday night at an award ceremony held in Pikesville for businesses and individuals who have contributed to the county's Commercial...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Campaign volunteers and candidates were staked out in front of the Bloomsbury Community Center in Catonsville on Thursday afternoon, June 12, marking the first day of the week-long period of early voting that will precede the June 24 primary election. ...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:42 PM
At first, Jerell Cooke thought he might want to leave Baltimore for college. The Randallstown senior was recruited mostly by junior colleges, so he was preparing himself for a life away from home.
Then Morgan State came calling.
| May 10, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Frances A. Leavitt, a homemaker and active Franklin High School alumna, died May 4 in her sleep of an undetermined cause at Augsburg Lutheran Home and Village in Lochearn. She was 97.
The daughter of Charles Edgar Harris, who had been livestock manager...
| 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...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:16 PM
When John Crosby takes his final exams this week, it will be a lot like playing "Jeopardy." Every question could be the one that costs the Polytechnic Institute senior thousands of dollars.
The basketball player has 20 potential athletic scholarships,...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:00 AM
I would like to personally thank The Sun's editorial board for providing the questionnaire responses of candidates for the primary election. I particularly would like to reference those provided by Tony Campbell, a Republican running for Baltimore...