| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Mount Hebron got off to a 2-0 start in girls basketball by handing No. 11 River Hill its second straight loss Wednesday night.
A smothering first-half defense and points from 11 Vikings helped them upset the Hawks, 70-51.
Tianna Wallpher led Mount...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:51 AM
What: Spark at the Park
When: Friday, 5:30 p.m.
Where: Forest Park
Poly: John Crosby, Sr., G; Chris Feldman, Sr., G; Marcel Thompson, Jr., F/G
Woodrow Wilson: Larry Holmes, Sr., G; Dimone Long, Sr., G; Miles Gillette, Jr., F
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The Baltimore police supervisor who shot a recruit during an unauthorized training exercise in Owings Mills was expected to have a live firearm, his lawyer says in court documents, while acknowledging that he meant to pick up and fire a practice pistol...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Shirley B. Howard, a former local TV personality who with her late husband co-founded the Children's Cancer Foundation and proceeded to raise millions of dollars to help children suffering from cancer, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at her...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The 2012-2013 school year at Westowne Elementary may have ended on a sour note, after a series of parent-led walkouts in June protesting the school's lack of air conditioning.
But Westowne's new principal, Shandra Patrick, is gearing up for a fresh...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 6:17 PM
In 1948, three years after the end of World War II, an Army veteran from Pennsylvania named Earl Shaffer hiked the entire length of the Appalachian Trail. No one had ever done that before.
Completing the Georgia-to-Maine trek in 124 days, Shaffer became...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:18 AM
The Assistance Center of Towson Churches (ACTC), adjacent to the Towson Calvary Baptist Church, is getting more than a few upgrades to the one-car garage structure that was built in the 1930s.
Members comprising the "Builders Squad," more than 30...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:31 PM
George W. Berry, a retired Internal Revenue Service official who was an avid sports fan, died Oct. 7 of gastric cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 79.
George Wayne Berry — he never used his first name — was born in...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:46 AM
A quick look at Maryland's U.S. House of Representatives district map provides a clear picture of how the United States got in the position of threatening not to pay for things it already has paid for.
Before blasting the map of Maryland's congressional...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The Baltimore County Council is considering a resolution that asks the county Planning Board to examine and recommend regulations for the county’s burgeoning number of hookah lounges.
The resolution requests the Planning Board “to...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 9:15 AM
A 19-year-old man was grazed in the knee by a bullet on Thursday night in Randallstown, according to Baltimore County Police.
Officers responded to the 3900 block of Sadie Ave. about 9:04 p.m. and found the victim with what were considered to be non-...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Discount grocer ALDI will open its planned Aberdeen store Friday and offer preview tours today.
The opening of the store at 746 South Philadelphia Blvd. follows store openings in Towson in November and Catonsville in February.
The retailer runs more...