| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:05 PM
With the swipe of an excavator, a demolition crew began taking down the abandoned Solo Cup factory in Owings Mills on Thursday, work that will clear the way for new development that was once threatened by opposition.
When the abandoned plant is...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Detective Hassan Rasheed had been watching the Northwest Baltimore repair shop for weeks as men brought dirt bikes in and out for repairs. Now police, intent on cracking down on illegal bikes, were prepared to move in.
Armed with a search-and-seizure...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Caribou Coffee is converting to the Peet's Coffee & Tea brand in the Baltimore area, and one of the four area locations, in Owings Mills, will close on Sunday.
The Reisterstown Road Caribou is one of 80 "underperforming" stores the company said it...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:24 AM
A one-vehicle crash in Baltimore County on the outer loop of Interstate 695 at the Providence Road exit has closed one of two outer loop shoulders at 9:16 a.m., according to the state Department of Transportation.
Also, the city Department of...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:13 PM
The owners of a Reisterstown store have been given probation after allegedly purchasing stolen jewelry taken in a rash of burglaries in Baltimore and Carroll counties last year.
Baltimore County police last year cited the case of Crown Jewelry as an...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 7:19 PM
Suzanne K. Mensh, who served Baltimore County for nearly five decades as an Orphans' Court judge and then as clerk of the county Circuit Court, died Wednesday at Northwest Hospital.
Her family said no cause of death was given. She was 82.
"She was a...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Chances are many Baltimore commuters will spend the weekend poring over maps, checking out city byways and back streets, and dreaming of something that may not exist come Monday morning's rush hour: a clear shot into downtown.
The Jones Falls...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 2:01 PM
There's a hidden jewel in Owings Mills and one that exists because of a greater good. Ruth's Closet, a resale boutique, offers women's clothing, shoes, and accessories. Every day brings a new treasure, and at bargain prices.
Tired of your Jimmy Choo...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Two venerable organizations are marking their 100th anniversary this year. Both have positively impacted the ever-emerging role and status of women in our society.
Girl Scouts of America marked its 100th year on March 12, as they continue in what they...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Attention, Baltimore commuters: The JFX has been reduced to two lanes in each direction. That means, come Monday morning, it's going to be extra-crowded on the expressway. To get to work on time, check out the directions below for alternate routes into...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
David Boyd has seen the county's rezoning routine hit home before. He didn't like it the first time and he doesn't like it now.
Boyd, who's steaming mad about a local preservationist group's latest attempt to limit what he can do with his 16 acres of...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 6:34 PM
Members of the community are continuing to raise money and offer support to a 16-year-old Bel Air boy who police say confessed to killing his father in early January.
Eileen Siple, who runs the "Free Robert (Bob) Richardson III" Facebook page, says she...