| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Thousands of federal employees in Maryland would be furloughed and their work put on hold next week if Congress fails to reach an agreement soon to fund the government, the Obama administration said Friday.
The Woodlawn-based Social Security...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:04 PM
A 29-year-old Baltimore man was arrested in connection with a stabbing in Woodlawn Thursday night, Baltimore County police said.
Jermarl Fields, 29, is charged with attempted murder after police were called to Security Boulevard at Whitehead Road at 6:44...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 6:44 AM
Aaron Barnett said that during his years of community and recreation work, he often heard comments that he should run for public office.
"People have been asking me for years, because of all the things I do in the community, why I haven't run before...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 6:30 AM
All lanes are closed on MD 27 at MD 808A in Carroll County due to a two-vehicle collision at 9:15 a.m. on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported that all lanes are open on the outer loop of Interstate 695 in...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:06 AM
In an attempt to provide thieves one less outlet to collect cash for stolen cellphones, the Baltimore City Council is poised to vote Monday to ban automated kiosks that give money on the spot for used electronics.
Council members threw aside a...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Reporter Liz Bowie's lengthy analysis of Advanced Placement courses in Baltimore County Public Schools generated a lot of discussion at Eastern Technical High School, a National Blue Ribbon School with some of the highest AP scores in the county and state...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:54 PM
One man died and another was seriously injured after a head-on collision between a pickup truck and a Maryland Transit Administration bus in Woodlawn on Wednesday afternoon, Baltimore County police said.
Kirby Alexander Cooper Sr., 71, of the 2000...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
A Baltimore County man was convicted Wednesday in the nonfatal shooting of an employee outside the Social Security Administration in Woodlawn in 2011.
Gary Stokes, 23, was found guilty by a Baltimore County jury in the shooting that caused the Social...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 11:48 AM
Margaret W. "Mardie" Robinson, a homemaker and volunteer, died Thursday from respiratory failure at Roland Park Place. She was 101.
The daughter of a lumber company executive and a homemaker, Margaret Wilson Wood was born on Forest Road, now Keswick...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 10:00 AM
In her investigative report on the results of Maryland's expansion of student participation in the College Board's Advanced Placement program, Liz Bowie presented a comprehensive picture of the failure of this initiative to fulfill its promise. To the...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Baltimore planners want to invite development around mass-transit stations where individuals and families can live, shop and commute without having to get behind the wheel of a car — part of a proposal to modernize the city.
In the 350-page,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Students and teachers at Woodlawn High gathered Wednesday as Baltimore County officials announced their school would be part of a regional high-speed broadband fiber optic network project meant to increase Internet speeds, improve access to data and...