| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Baltimore County police are investigating whether an incendiary device might have caused an Essex house fire Tuesday morning that sent three people, including a firefighter and a police officer, to an area hospital.
A female resident on the first...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:00 PM
It's a fact politicians who support the Red Line don't want you to know. When all the money is counted — a maximum of $900 million from the Federal Government and $1.2 billion from the state of Maryland — the Red Line budget falls at least...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:19 AM
Two women were injured in a two-story duplex fire in Hampden Wednesday night, the Baltimore Fire Department said.
The department said the victims were taken to a Bayview Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries following the fire, which was...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Frieda Fettweis, a retired master cake decorator who was the co-owner of Northeast Baltimore's Belmar Bakery, died of a stroke Sunday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. She was 96 and lived in Rosedale.
Born Frieda Kramer in Kunzelsau, Germany,...
| Feb 9, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Michelle Zilka, 36, grew up in Bel Air. She is an assistant lab director at the Center for Inherited Disease Research at Johns Hopkins' Bayview Medical Center. Her parents, Patricia Zilka, who retired in December, and Paul Zilka,...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 6:14 AM
An elderly man died this week after suffering severe burns while using a stove, the first fire death in Baltimore this year, city fire department officials said.
The man, identified as Dennis Fisher, 74, was making a cup of tea on the stove at a home in...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 3:08 PM
One person was rescued from a house fire at 120 E. Timonium Rd. and taken to the burn unit at Bayview Medical Center, according to Baltimore County Fire Dispatch.
Twenty pieces of firefighting equipment were dispatched around 12:30 p.m. after a call...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:49 AM
One person was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out in a house in Towson Monday night, Baltimore County fire officials said.
At around 9 p.m., someone called the fire department reporting that a third-floor bedroom was on fire in the first block...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It's a given that politicians like to spend money but they don't like to raise taxes. After all, the former makes them popular with their constituents and the latter has the opposite effect. Rarely is this more evident than in an election year....
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:29 AM
A Glen Burnie man was charged with assault Saturday night after Anne Arundel police said he stabbed another man in a parking lot.
A 31-year-old man from Dundalk told police he went to the Chesapeake Square Shopping Center in the 6700 block of Ritchie...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:51 PM
A 43-year-old woman died Friday afternoon from injuries sustained in a northeast Baltimore house fire on Thursday, fire officials said. Two other women were injured as well in the fire.
When firefighters arrived at around 4 a.m. Thursday in the 2900...