| May 12, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Mary Bracken Neale, a retired natal intensive care nurse and ocean sailor, died of cancer May 10 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Towson resident was 74.
Born Mary Elizabeth Bracken in Baltimore and raised on Atwood Road, she was the daughter of Thomas...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:57 AM
Plans for construction of 101 York, a mixed-use project of student housing, commercial space and parking, advanced a step last week when County Councilman David Marks, who represents Towson, introduced a resolution April 21 to approve the continued review...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz today announced he will formally support Connie DeJuliis in her bid for state Senate.
DeJuliis is challenging Sen. Jim Brochin of Towson in the Democratic primary for District 42.
“As a small business...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:28 PM
As heavy rain continues to fall in the area, more than a dozen county roads in Baltimore County are closed due to flooding, according to Lauren Byrd, public information officer for the Department of Public Works.
York Road in Hunt Valley between Wight...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Three Baltimore-area artists — a musician who has pioneered the use of the bass clarinet as a solo instrument and two sculptors — have been named winners of the 2014 Baker Artist Awards.
The $25,000 juried prizes were conferred Thursday night...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Baltimore area's biggest late-April storm system in decades dumped as much as 7 inches of rain in some parts of the region, closing schools and businesses as rainwater overflowed tributaries and sewers, toppled trees and flooded roadways.
| May 2, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Alexander M. "Marty" Todd Jr., a retired Eastern Shore vegetable farmer who was an 11th-generation member of the family that settled a farm that is now Todd's Inheritance Historic Site in North Point, died Sunday of respiratory failure at Gilchrist...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:00 AM
I appreciate the Sun's recent coverage of the issue of sexual assault on college campuses ("New guidelines to battle sexual assault at colleges," April 29). Towson University is committed to preventing sexual assault and promoting the safest possible...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 12:39 PM
State Sen. Jim Brochin of Towson, who represents the 42nd District in the Maryland General Assembly, announced Friday that he will run for a fourth term in Annapolis in his new-look district.
"I really like being the voice for people who don't have a...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Baltimore County officials on Wednesday announced plans to buy a two-story office building south of Susquehanna Avenue in Towson as the site for a new Towson fire station.
The county previously had allocated $5 million in bond loans to construct the new...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Willard Hackerman collected maps and antique cars. Tom Clancy vacationed in Martha's Vineyard and drove a Cadillac. Art Donovan ran a Towson country club.
The wills of Maryland's most affluent shed light on their wealth and, many times, their hobbies....
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Baltimore County Police are searching for suspects in seven separate armed robberies of the Royal Farms store in the 6000 block of Falls Road in Towson, the department announced last week.
Cpl. John Wachter, a police spokesman, said investigators...