| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:47 PM
Four Baltimore-area schools are among the six that have earned state Blue Ribbon honors, Maryland Department of Education officials said on Thursday.
Baltimore County's Chadwick Elementary in the Woodlawn area and Charlesmont Elementary in Dundalk were...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A 20-year-old woman was stabbed to death in Baltimore on Thursday, hours before a man, considered a "person of interest" in her killing, was found dead from an apparent suicide in Baltimore County, police said.
Police said Thursday evening that it was...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Ten volunteers have become sworn Court Appointed Special Advocates this month for Maryland's abused and neglected children.
The volunteers have completed 30 hours of classroom training coupled with at least two hours of court observation to qualify to...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Eric E. McLauchlin, of Shaffer, McLauchlin & Stover in Bel Air, has been selected as the 2013 Maryland Attorney Advocate of the Year, the U.S. Small Business Administration's Baltimore District Office announced.
McLauchlin was honored April 19 at the...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Joseph E. Welsh, a retired Baltimore County public school educator who was also a hospice volunteer and Eucharistic minister, died Monday of melanoma at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The Oak Crest Village resident was 80.
"He was both my teacher and...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Labor unions representing federal employees reacted angrily to the $3.8 trillion budget unveiled Wednesday by President Barack Obama, who proposed trimming $20 billion from federal retirement benefits — reopening a debate many Democrats felt had...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Backed by an affirming legislative session and soon to be flush with transportation money, state officials went to Washington on Monday to assure the administration that Maryland has both the means and the will to build two light rail systems.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Pasta Plus Restaurant in Laurel has been inducted into the Restaurant Association of Maryland's Hospitality Hall of Honor. The popular Gorman Avenue business, along with five other establishments in the state, was recognized at the Columbia-based trade...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A month after across-the-board federal spending cuts began, there are signs that one of the most troubling potential consequences for Maryland — the furloughing of federal employees — might not be as widespread as initially feared.
| Mar 29, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Dr. Kenneth B. Kochmann, a former social worker who became a physician later in life, died March 8 of multiple myeloma at Stella Maris Hospice. He was 63.
The son of German immigrant parents — his father was a traveling salesman and his mother a...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:58 PM
A federal judge on Monday sentenced a Baltimore County man to 11 years in prison and ordered him to pay close to $200,000 in restitution to victims of a wire fraud and identity theft scheme that victimized Johns Hopkins doctors, among some 250 others, the...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Kurt Schertle paid his tuition at Towson University by working full-time at the Shoppers grocery store on Goucher Boulevard.
The job launched a career and last week Schertle returned as executive vice president of sales and marketing at Weis Markets...