| Dec 7, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Patricia H. Burch, a homemaker and Loyola Blakefield high school benefactress, died Nov. 30 of Alzheimer's disease at the Edenwald retirement community. She was 89.
"I had met Pat several times in Ocean City, and she had a very lovely, lovely family,"...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Emily Velelli, who survived the Holocaust after being hidden by gentiles in war-torn Greece, then immigrated to Baltimore, where she worked as a seamstress, died Tuesday of breast cancer at her Pikesville home. She was 100.
The daughter of Jacob Osmou,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The combination of democracy and capitalism is causing a dilemma for this country's voters. As shown in a recent study, the wealthy have little or no concern for those less well-off. The welfare of the poor and the middle class is not a concern of theirs....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 4:30 AM
You could blame the federal government shutdown on the Democrats for caving the last time and leading Republicans to believe they will cave again. You can blame crazy Sen. Ted Cruz for caring only about the rich and well connected. You can blame the...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:32 AM
The Baltimore County Council on Monday approved spending $17.2 million to air condition schools in Middle River, Parkville, Pikesville, Windsor Mill and Woodlawn.
County Executive Kevin Kamenetz requested the funding for Featherbed Lane, Hawthorne,...
| Oct 5, 2013
With long-term repair work on the Jones Falls Expressway underway, and major funding for the Red Line coming, Baltimore is in the midst of and building up to a large amount of transportation work — all with an eye toward better connectivity and...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Police activity has little or no effect on crime rates ("Baltimore Police ditch 'stop and frisk' in name but not practice," Sept. 23).
Crime is basically driven by economics. People on the economic edge of survival turn to crime to keep from falling...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Baltimore County police are investigating a double shooting late Saturday in the Pikesville area that left one man with multiple gunshot sounds.
At 10:05 p.m. Saturday, county police were called to the 6900 block of Blanche Road and found a man with...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz says he will ask the County Council for $17.2 million to fund air conditioning in five schools in Woodlawn, Middle River, Windsor Mill, Pikesville and Parkville.
The state Board of Public Works on Wednesday...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Many registered voters in Catonsville should check the voter registration cards they recently received.
They may find themselves in a brand-new district for the next primary election, scheduled for June 24, 2014, thanks to the new district boundaries...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
As of 9 a.m. Friday, the Maryland Department of Transportation was reporting an accident on I-95 north in the city at the toll plaza, with one of the 12 toll lanes blocked — the far right lane.
In Anne Arundel County, there's still some debris in...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Five teenage pedestrians were injured when a car drove off the road after striking another vehicle Thursday night in Lochearn, Baltimore County police said.
Police said a 2003 Honda Accord, driven by an 18-year-old man, struck a 2009 Accord, driven by a...