| Jul 8, 2013
| 11:31 AM
A prominent opponent of same-sex marriage and other gay rights initiatives in Annapolis for the last two decades is officially retiring from the state legislature next year -- capping a long career in which his stance on gay issues has increasingly put...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Few of the officers assigned to Baltimore County's Woodlawn Precinct ever met Sgt. Bruce A. Prothero, but they all know his story.
Every day, they pass pictures of the officer and his family as they walk through the station's halls. One image shows his...
| 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...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Baltimore County recently mailed bills for its new stormwater fees, and the Social Security Administration faces a charge of more than $35,000 for its Woodlawn headquarters.
But it's unclear if the agency will pay a penny.
"At this time we have not...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:54 PM
A plan to open an Edgemere residential program for homeless women is stirring concern among some residents in southeastern Baltimore County, highlighting a struggle that advocates for the homeless say they face in finding space for hundreds of people in...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 7:34 PM
Officers were near enough to hear the gunshots and run toward a man who had just been shot in the parking lot of a Baltimore County 7-Eleven early Sunday, and arrested the suspected attacker, police said.
The officers were in the 1100 block of Ingleside...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
The National Park Service has announced that it no longer needs to furlough U.S. Park Police.
The announcement came after Park Police officers — who patrol the Baltimore-Washington Parkway and several sites in Maryland — had served three of...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:57 PM
A Baltimore County police captain who was recently reassigned from the Woodlawn Precinct this month is being investigated by the department's internal affairs section, a spokeswoman confirmed.
Capt. Andre K. Davis, who was reassigned to the Community...
| 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...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:52 PM
About 50 business, civic and religious leaders attended a streetcar symposium Wednesday, Dec. 5 but the one person they needed most — anyone officially representing the city — was not there.
There was one city official there, but only because...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 5:01 AM
The Violent Crimes Division of the Baltimore County Police Department is seeking several unidentified suspects in a shooting Monday in Woodlawn.
Officers responded to shots fired at 11:21 p.m. near the intersection of Windsor Mill Road and Woodlawn...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 7:47 PM
A Woodlawn man and his girlfriend have pleaded guilty to fraud and identity theft charges in a federal case that compromised the personal information of more than 250 people — including doctors who applied for fellowships at Johns Hopkins Hospital,...