| Mar 16, 2012
| 12:33 PM
An Arbutus woman who won an appeal to a 2009 jury decision finding her guilty of first-degree murder for the stabbing death of an Arbutus man in 2008 has taken a plea deal in her reopened case to a lesser charge of second-degree murder.
Under what is...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Anne Arundel County police said Wednesday they've charged five people after investigating alleged drug dealing at the Cromwell Light Rail Station in Glen Burnie.
Detectives performed a two-day undercover investigation last week at the station along...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Joyce K. Melonas, who was the cook at a downtown waterfront diner that she owned and operated with her husband, died Wednesday of Alzheimer's disease at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium
She was 92.
The daughter of Greek immigrants, Joyce Karas was...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 5:09 PM
City Hall is considering selling or leasing 15 historic Baltimore landmarks, including the iconic Shot Tower and stately War Memorial building, which officials believe are underused and could bring the city sorely needed cash.
The idea has excited...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 12:21 PM
A city water main break in the 5400 block of West Forest Park Avenue closed roads Wednesday and cut off supply to several homes and a day-care center in the Windsor Mills neighborhood. The 20-inch main, which broke during the early morning hours, has also...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Shandra Brown has a big goal: to buy a house before her 21st birthday in September.
On Saturday, she came to Belair-Edison with her mother, Rene, for a Healthy Neighborhoods event that highlighted resources available through the nonprofit, including a...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 11:04 AM
If a tree falls in a Maryland forest, does anyone know its value?
State Forester Steve Koehn threw back his head and laughed when asked that question. And then he jumped at the chance to shed some light on what he calls one of Maryland's best-kept...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
A former postal worker admitted Friday that she stole mail and the money inside those envelopes at a Linthicum postal facility, victimizing more than 250 people, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Baltimore.
Dorothy Jean Gibson, 56, of Windsor...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Speed cameras have tagged Benjamin Parker's pickup truck 41 times in the Baltimore area over the past three years, records show — enough to have his license suspended 10 times over if those citations had been handed out by a police officer and not a...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Traffic was backed up for three and a half miles on southbound I-95 near Washington Boulevard early Monday afternoon, due to a multi-vehicle collision that temporarily left a BMW dangling over the guardrail of an overpass on I-95.
As of 2 p.m., the...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 6:01 AM
Bernice Gales could count on her son to be waiting at the Baltimore County Metro station after work each night to take her home. But when he was not there to greet her Oct. 19, 2011, she knew something was wrong.
"He was never late," she said.
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:32 AM
As of 8:30 a.m. Friday, traffic was slow on Church Road near Ritchie Highway, due to an accident.
An accident was slowing traffic on Route 198 near Laurel Fort Meade Road in Anne Arundel County.
Emergency roadwork was slowing traffic on Route 140...