| 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...
| 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 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Rita Marie Furst, who founded a coalition to advocate for crime victims' rights, died of congestive heart failure Tuesday at Lighthouse Senior Living in Ellicott City. The Catonsville resident was 94.
A founder of the Maryland Coalition Against Crime,...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:38 AM
The Storyville in Rosedale, for those on the east side of the county, and in Woodlawn, for those on the west side, is one of the most visible, and popular, ways the Baltimore County Library uses to serve its patrons.
But the concept requires a...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Alaina Grubb, 31, wanted to do something stimulating and fun with her young niece and nephew the other day, so she took them to the county library in Woodlawn.
Seriously. The library.
Specifically, the Arbutus woman took Hayden Grubb, 5, and her 4-...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Six months after former Social Security Administration commissioner Michael J. Astrue left his post, the Obama administration has yet to nominate a replacement — leaving a leadership gap as the agency wrestles with shrinking budgets and hard...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:07 PM
One person was killed and two others injured in two separate police-involved shootings that took place hours apart Tuesday in Baltimore County and Baltimore City.
In the first incident, Baltimore County police were called to the 5400 block of Dogwood...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A day after forensic equipment was used on the scenes of a pair of shootings in Baltimore County, the county police department's most technologically advanced equipment was on display at an event marking National Forensic Science Week.
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Baltimore County police on Wednesday identified a man fatally shot by officers and a second person who was charged following a burglary in the Woodlawn area.
Police identified Allen Harvey Jr., 23, of Fairfax Road in Baltimore as the man who was killed...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Destiny Miller went online this summer to check one last set of grades from her senior year at Woodlawn High School — scores on three Advanced Placement exams.
The 18-year-old sat alone on her bed waiting for the scores to appear on her...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Sometimes Hollywood is good at weaving myths that tap into our society’s common narrative of the American dream.
A 1988 movie called "Stand and Deliver" told the story of one year in the classroom of a teacher, Jaime Escalante, who was able to...
| 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...