| Aug 21, 2013
| 8:27 PM
A 15-year-old Liberty High School student and two passersby are being credited with helping a woman pull her three young children from a burning vehicle Tuesday afternoon in Marriottsville.
"We are grateful for the driver's quick reaction in removing her...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 6:52 AM
An excursion train to transport passengers between Ellicott City and Baltimore via existing railroad tracks is one of the ideas being considered by a revamped Main Street organization.
Uncovering the portion of the Tiber River that currently flows under...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Harford runners captured two second-place finishes in the Charm City Run 5K Trail Race at Boordy Vineyards Sunday in Hydes.
Adam Bosley of Bel Air finished second in the men's race in 17:21 and Courtney Waldhauser of Fallston took second in the women'...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 12:10 PM
A modernization project for Charles Carroll Elementary School in Westminster tops the list of capital improvement project funding sought by Carroll County Public Schools for fiscal year 2015.
Facilities planner Bill Caine presented the school system's...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:12 PM
The race car — what's left of it — sits in a yard in Middle River, a rusty hulk entombed by weeds. The engine's gone; the tires rotted.
"It ain't very pretty to look at," Pete Kantorsky, Jr. said of the 1937 Ford. But one man's junk is...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:10 AM
Sykesville Main Street is gearing up for its fall activities. Registration has ended for the contest portion of the Sykesville Chili Cook-Off and Beer Festival, but the event needs participants to enjoy the fun!
Come out between noon and 4 p.m. on...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:51 AM
The State Fire Marshal's Office is seeking information on who placed "soda bottle bombs" in front of three Sykesville area homes over the weekend.
Between 2 and 4 a.m. Sunday, unknown suspects placed the devices on sidewalks in front of three Sykesville...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 9:45 AM
In response to Dan Rodricks' recent column on New York's "stop-and-frisk" policing policies, I have one suggestion: Move to North Korea or Iran. Once there, you can eagerly support their lack of constitutional rights ("We want your guns, not your drugs,"...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Before plunging into a sample of chili at the second annual Historic Sykesville Main Street's Chili Cook-off and Beer Festival Sunday afternoon, there are several things to consider, according to Ivy Wells, Historic Main Street economic director.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Joseph G. "Bodie" Finnerty Jr., a highly regarded trial lawyer who headed DLA Piper's litigation department and oversaw expansion of the firm to Philadelphia and New York City, died Thursday of Alzheimer's disease at Copper Ridge assisted-living...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The following is a listing of some of the 9/11 commemoration events planned in the greater Baltimore area for Sept. 11, 2013:
8:46 a.m.-noon. Firefighters will toll a Bell of Remembrance at 8:46 a.m. at Baltimore Fire Department Steadman House, Eutaw...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Michael Laban Malin, a manager for a Kennedy Krieger Institute program for autistic children who was recalled for his outgoing personality, died of brain cancer Tuesday at his mother's North Baltimore home. He was 34 and lived with his family in Canton....