| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Deputy sheriffs at the Baltimore County circuit courthouse in Towson say their dwindling numbers and inability to hire new employees in the past four years has left them increasingly concerned about security.
Union leaders say the small agency is...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:16 AM
After more than a week of waiting, the suspense came to an end July 7 for two candidates vying for the second Democratic spot in the general election for state delegate from District 44B in the Maryland General Assembly.
Pat Young, a Catonsville...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:36 PM
The Baltimore County Council gave the green light Monday for county agencies to review plans for a controversial redevelopment of a government center in Dundalk and construction of a student housing project in Towson.
With one member absent, the council...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:22 AM
If Joe Gochar, president of the Hilltop/Maple Community Association hadn't been curious about the origins of a stone mill tucked away on a dirt path near his Catonsville community 13 years ago, the land forgotten for 90 years may have gone unnoticed for...
| Jul 6, 2014
Havre de Grace, which is no stranger to a good time, was at its festive best Saturday with the city's annual Independence Day parade and carnival.
"We enjoyed it," Sean Sullivan of North East said as he sat with his son, Sam, 8, and daughter Katie, 3,...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The threat of rain that hovered over the area in the morning had dissipated by the time the annual Fourth of July Parade through Arbutus was to begin Friday.
"This was the best," said Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, one of many politicians in...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:25 AM
Every year, the Towson Fourth of July Parade picks a local community to spotlight.
This year's honoree is more than a single community. It's more like a village. The Orokawa Family Center Y in Towson, 600 W. Chesapeake Ave., serves 10,000 people...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:48 AM
If you drive downtown on the Jones Falls Expressway, you might have noticed a new billboard just south of Orleans Street featuring a blurry image of George Washington and the word “DRUNK” in big bold letters.
No, it’s not a leftover...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Thirty-one local players were honored when US Lacrosse announced its girls All-Americans from the Chesapeake, Greater Baltimore and Western Maryland chapters Monday.
Across the country, 400 players from 46 US Lacrosse chapters and 24 states were honored...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:53 AM
Lost in all the sports commotion this weekend is the U.S. Open, at which a wet course this morning is allowing players to score early. I hope it's like that at Pine Ridge today. Either way, here is the Coffee Companion, where every weekday morning, we...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Eileen Parr, a longtime media aide at Perry Hall High School, died June 27 at Keswick Multi-Care Center of complications following a recent fall. She was 96.
Eileen Schroeder was raised in Baltimore's Waverly neighborhood and attended Eastern High...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:03 PM
July 8: Fisherman, author and blogger Shawn Kimbro will speak at the monthly meeting of the Northwest chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association about tips and tactics in his new book, "The Right Stuff." The meeting will...