| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Sean McCullough's father often walked him and his older brother to school after working an overnight shift at the 7-Eleven on Lexington Street downtown.
But on Monday — the last day of the year at Robert W. Coleman Elementary School — the 7-...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:31 PM
A man wanted in South Carolina on murder charges cut his throat and wrist before police could arrest him after a chase along I-95 Thursday morning in Harford County, forcing the highway to be closed for about three hours.
Darryl Flowers, 35, of the...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 6:29 AM
A 42-year-old man was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma and two other adults were taken to an area hospital Monday night following a crash on Interstate 95 in Harford County.
The two-vehicle collision took place near the Mountain Road exit around 10:...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 3:55 AM
A resident and a firefighter suffered minor injuries in a fire in a Northeast Baltimore duplex early Tuesday morning, fire officials said.
The fire broke out shortly before 2 a.m. in the 5900 block of Cedonia Ave. in the Cedmont neighborhood and was...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Four people died in different crashes in Baltimore County this past week, police said.
On Monday afternoon, police said Derrick Lawson, 33, was driving a motor scooter and was struck by an SUV at Hollins Ferry and Hammonds Ferry roads in Lansdowne....