| Dec 15, 2014
| 1:13 PM
What's the difference between Harbor East and Towson? The former has a stunning water view. The latter has $800 million in private development underway without a penny of tax incentives. The Baltimore County seat may not have the reputation for glitz, but...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Without discussion, the Baltimore County Council took the first step Monday toward creating a new zoning category for downtown Towson.
The council voted 7-0 to approve a resolution directing the council's planning board to develop recommendations for the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:38 PM
When Robert Caret was president of San Jose State University, he was credited with reinvigorating an urban campus mired in racial and community tension, and pushed the Silicon Valley college to embrace the Internet. In the same role at Towson University,...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 2:12 PM
With a wave of new high-rise housing and growth in retail, night life and entertainment offerings, Towson is becoming an urban area different than anything Baltimore County has ever seen.
The evolution is so dramatic that some boosters contend Towson...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:21 AM
The location of a meeting to discuss recommendations for a Towson Circulator on Dec. 9 at 6 p.m. has been changed.
The meeting will take place at the Baltimore Chamber of Commerce at 102 W Pennsylvania Ave. Suite 101, in Towson, instead of the County...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Investigators are analyzing the social media activity of a missing 12-year-old girl from the Perry Hall area, saying she has a history of communicating with men online.
The search for Jasmine Leighlin Baker intensified Thursday as authorities said...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:21 PM
Kevin Kamenetz was sworn into office Monday for a second term as Baltimore County executive, pledging to go beyond running government with "an adroit hand with a ledger" to also press inclusion for the county's diverse population, opportunity in education...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Spurred by a running race organizer's spray-painting of streets in West Towson, Baltimore County officials say will consider new administrative rules for races and parades.
Baltimore County Councilman David Marks, who wanted to force such requirements...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Republicans picked up a seat on the Baltimore County Council on Tuesday, while Democratic County Executive Kevin Kamenetz won a second term.
Five of the council’s seven seats were contested in the general election, but most attention was focused...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Gov.-elect Larry Hogan said he will wait until after his inauguration next year to discuss policy plans for his new administration.
Until then, he said, advocates can continue to wonder about the specifics.
"They should keep on guessing because I'm...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Baltimore County Council is consider new rules for races that are run through neighborhoods after receiving complaints that organizers of a recent event spray-painted streets in Towson.
Councilman David Marks, a Perry Hall Republican who...