| Oct 17, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Baltimore County police have issued hand-held metal detectors to school resource officers after several gun-related incidents this fall, police announced Wednesday.
Police Chief James Johnson signed an order Wednesday authorizing the use of the "wands,"...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 5:22 AM
Since a shooting in the Perry Hall High cafeteria on the first day of the school year, parent Di Ciccotelli says she believes school leaders have taken steps to show they care about protecting kids.
Still, as Ciccotelli dropped her freshman son off at...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:27 AM
This week, Baltimore County school officials started distributing hand-held metal detectors to school resource officers to help in the effort to keep weapons off campus. At the same time, Anne Arundel County made an app for students to submit tips about...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:51 PM
A Baltimore high school student was arrested Thursday after bringing an unloaded handgun to Carver Vocational Technical High School, school officials said.
An investigation into the incident is under way, according to Edie House Foster, spokeswoman for...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:25 PM
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan is scheduled to visit Baltimore County in April to discuss gun control, county Superintendent Dallas Dance said Tuesday.
Duncan plans to visit Loch Raven High School on April 10, Dance announced at a school...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Maynard E. Keadle, a retired principal of Dulaney and Perry Hall high schools known for putting his students and faculty first, died of complications from diabetes Tuesday at Manor Care Ruxton. The Timonium resident was 84.
"It seemed that Maynard was...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:43 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz told a group of Perry Hall residents Tuesday that public safety, education and infrastructure remain the county's top priorities in tough economic times.
But over coffee and doughnuts at the Double T Diner on...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Carole Lynn Maier, a stained-glass artist and former House of Ruth board president, died of an autoimmune lung ailment Feb. 24 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Kingsville resident was 60.
Born Carole Lynn Smith in Baltimore and raised in...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Perry Hall High School has been awarded a $35,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to assist in its efforts to recover from a shooting on the first day of school.
George Roberts, principal of the high school in Baltimore County, said the...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The night before Robert Gladden Jr. took his father's gun to Perry Hall High School, he texted a friend about the plan, but begged him to keep it a secret.
"I am going to bring a shotgun and 21 shells, ill let your imagination do the rest," the 15-year-...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 6:51 AM
The Perry Hall High School music department will host a memorial scholarship concert on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 7:30 p.m., in honor of school alumnus John DiLutis Jr., a trombonist and Perry Hall graduate who died in 1993 at age 26, shortly after his music...