| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Baltimore County police identified a man who was shot by officers in Windsor Mill on Sunday after he allegedly assaulted a woman and attempted to run officers down with his car.
Police charged 29-year-old Elisha Rayfield Pridgeon with attempted first-...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 9:00 AM
There have been a number of recent articles suggesting that crime rates are related to policing. Actually, the two are unrelated. Most crimes are either founded in economics or in misdirected emotion.
Police have neither influence nor control over...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Alvin L. Jordan, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. worker and sports fan, died Jan. 1 of a heart attack at Northwest Hospital. He was 76.
Alvin Leroy Jordan was born in Baltimore and raised in Sparrows Point, where he graduated in 1955 from Sollers Point...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 11:10 PM
Former Baltimore heavyweight contender Larry Middleton died Thursday at age 71.
Middleton won 23 bouts, including 14 by knockout, lost 10 and drew 10 in a career that started in 1965 and ended in 1978.
Fighting out of Baltimore-based trainer Mack...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 5:59 AM
A three-vehicle collision with injury in Brooklyn Park on the inner loop of Interstate 695 at the I-97 exit has closed the inner loop left traffic lane and inner loop left shoulder at 8:48 a.m. on Monday, according to the state Department of...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Angelo J. Nopulos, co-owner for nearly 30 years of the popular Double T Diner in Catonsville, where people from all walks of life rubbed elbows with society swells, judges, businessmen, politicians and celebrities, died Saturday of a heart attack at his...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:23 AM
Shaping a vase at Baltimore Clayworks on Jan. 24, longtime student John Gazurian reflected on what it was like for the ceramic arts studio to have an interim executive director for 18 months.
"We sort of lacked focus," said Gazurian, 69, of Wyman Park, a...
| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...