| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:23 PM
Efie Robert Barnett, a retired real estate agent, died Sunday of respiratory failure at her Timonium home. She was 79.
Efie Hadjiapostolou was born and raised in Athens, Greece, where she was also educated. She married Dr. Robert Barnett in Athens.
| Dec 15, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Baltimore County Police shot a suspect early Sunday morning after officers said the man attempted to strike them with a vehicle as he tried to escape.
About 6 a.m., Baltimore County Police received a report of a woman screaming in the 3700 block of...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:18 PM
A security guard was fatally shot while breaking up a fight between patrons at a Windsor Mill crab house early Friday morning, Baltimore County police said.
Eugene Flanagan Jr., 38, was shot at the Windsor Inn in the 7200 block of Windsor Mill Road...
| 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...