| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Congratulations to Baltimore County Council members David Marks and Vicki Almond, who have introduced a bill to ban certain electronic signs along portions of Charles Street in Towson ("Bill would ban electronic changeable signage in areas of Towson,"...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:48 AM
Kyle King, 2012 graduate of Towson High School, is participating in a 4,000-mile bike ride from Baltimore to Seattle, Wis., to raise money for the Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults.
King, a sophomore at the University of Maryland, College Park,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Lawmakers considered two competing bills Tuesday that would make Maryland among a handful of states to consider "revenge porn" a crime.
Vengefully posting naked pictures of an ex-lover online would carry jail time under the proposals weighed Tuesday,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:54 AM
The Baltimore County Council will hold its legislative session earlier than usual today because of the winter weather advisory.
The meeting is now scheduled for 3:30 p.m. at the historic courthouse in Towson, rather than 6 p.m. as originally scheduled....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:02 AM
A utility problem on U.S. 1 at Walter Avenue has closed all southbound traffic for more than two hours since the state Department of Transportation first reported the incident at 6:41 a.m. on Tuesday.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported at 8:...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Several downtown Towson businesses recently expressed interest in Baltimore County's Commercial Revitalization services, a program county officials say will help businesses keep up with a changing Towson landscape.
"They know that things are changing,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Cancer patients at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center will now be able to access clinical trials and specialists offered in downtown Baltimore at the hospital system’s flagship research center.
St. Joseph, bought by the...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Regarding your recent editorial on plans to divert state employees' pension savings to the state's general fund, The Sun is, as usual, a little late to the party in criticizing Gov. Martin O'Malley for actions "potentially harmful to Maryland's fiscal...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Plans for redevelopment in downtown Towson have prompted area merchants to consider face-lifts of their own, spurring renewed interest in a Baltimore County program for commercial revitalization.
To keep up with projects that will bring new stores,...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:28 AM
An eleventh-hour amendment expanded Baltimore County's food truck pilot program from a Towson-specific endeavor to a countywide measure, the last in a series of alterations to the guidelines that aimed to make food trucks more welcome outside city limits....
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:16 AM
The Baltimore County Council is considering legislation to protect Towson's scenic Charles Street corridor from modern electronic signage.
The bill, which was introduced Wednesday by Council members David Marks and Vicki Almond, would ban electronic...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:15 AM
The concept plan for a continuing care retirement community and 120-home residential development on a former farm east of Bel Air has been pulled from the agenda for the Feb. 5 meeting of the Harford County Development Advisory Committee, to redraw the...