Libby Solomon

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Libby Solomon is a reporter covering southwest Baltimore County, including Catonsville, Arbutus and the surrounding areas. She previously edited community calendars and wrote about Howard County. Libby graduated from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County with a bachelors degree in global studies and a minor in political science.

Recent Articles

  • In final capacity report, Sage Policy to recommend new Towson, Lansdowne High Schools

    In final capacity report, Sage Policy to recommend new Towson, Lansdowne High Schools

    In a long-anticipated final report, consultant Sage Policy Group will recommend to the Baltimore County Board of Education that the county construct new buildings for Lansdowne and Towson high schools to address capacity and facilities’ shortfalls. The recommendations come after a monthslong study...

  • Grocery store Green Valley Marketplace to open in Timonium on Dec. 14

    Grocery store Green Valley Marketplace to open in Timonium on Dec. 14

    Two years after the Mars grocery store closed its doors in Timonium, the Padonia Village shopping center is angling for a comeback with the opening of grocery store Green Valley Marketplace. David Donato, senior vice president at Padonia Village owner Continental Realty, said the store will be...

  • Menorah lighting to take place in Towson

    Menorah lighting to take place in Towson

    Towson University’s Hillel and Chabad of Towson are co-hosting a menorah lighting tonight on the fourth night of Hanukkah. The event at Olympian Park, 1 W. Joppa Road, will begin at 5:30 p.m. and will include a holiday singalong, children’s crafts and traditional Hanukkah foods such as latkes and...

  • Assault, 'homophobic slur' reported near Towson University

    Assault, 'homophobic slur' reported near Towson University

    Two men walking along York Road were called a homophobic slur and assaulted last week, according to Baltimore County Police. The men were in the 8000 block of York Road between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. on Nov. 30 when they encountered a man who “called the victims a homophobic slur and then physically...

  • Towson crime logs

    Towson crime logs

    The following is compiled from local police reports. It is our policy to provide identification when there is enough information to make identification possible. TOWSON PRECINCT Donachie Road, 6900 block. Between 8:57 p.m. Nov. 29 and 4 p.m. Nov. 30. Burglary at apartment; dresser drawer damaged,...

  • Co-owner of Lutherville boutique empties shop overnight amid business partner dispute

    Co-owner of Lutherville boutique empties shop overnight amid business partner dispute

    A Lutherville consignment boutique was emptied the night of Nov. 18 amid a legal feud between the shop’s two co-owners. Yolanda Maria Martinez called her decision to empty the contents of Karma and change the locks the “legal and rightful securing of company assets.” Her co-owner, Teresa Blatchley,...

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