| 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 10, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The 2014 edition of the Under Armour Lacrosse Classic appears as if it will have a little something for every lacrosse fan. At least it should since 55 games are scheduled when the showcase begins Friday, July 11 at Towson University and concludes on...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:21 PM
A Republican candidate for Baltimore County executive has asked to recount ballots after he lost the party's primary by a margin of only 18 votes.
Tony Campbell, of Towson, made the request Thursday, according to county election director Katie Brown....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Towson neighborhoods will participate in National Night Out with a rally and parade Tuesday, Aug. 5.
Baltimore County Police and the Towson Area Citizens On Patrol (TACOP) will host the annual crime prevention observation.
National Night Out,...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Ravens starting cornerback Jimmy Smith was arrested and charged with misdemeanor disorderly conduct Saturday night after an incident at The Greene Turtle in Towson, according to Baltimore County police.
Police said Smith, 25, was cited for failure to...