| Jun 10, 2014
| 1:07 PM
The Sun makes endorsements for state legislature and County Council in the following races:
Redistricting left the residents of the 8th District with two incumbents for three spots. Del. John Cluster, Christian Miele and Norma Secoura are...
| May 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
The Baltimore County Council approved legislation Monday requiring coaches and other recreation volunteers who work with children to undergo background checks, a move officials said is meant to protect children from sexual predators.
The county is the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:44 PM
A Baltimore County councilman who is running for re-election says someone broke into his Twitter account and posted a lewd photo early Thursday morning.
Councilman Todd Huff offered his "sincere apologies" for the image, which he said an unknown...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Hereford High School parents aren't giving up on their quest to keep their school's current schedule, and they filed a legal petition Monday with the Baltimore County school board.
The parents, who have mounted months of protests, say Superintendent...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Officials in Baltimore County reacted Friday to a proposal by Catholic Charities to shelter 50 immigrant children at a facility in Timonium, with a state delegate who is running for the County Council opposing the plan and calling the immigration crisis...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:17 PM
Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff says he opposes a proposal to shelter immigrant children at a Catholic Charities facility in his district.
"I have been getting calls from constituents with concerns," he said Saturday. "We have enough issues and...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 7:36 PM
The Baltimore County Council gave the green light Monday for county agencies to review plans for a controversial redevelopment of a government center in Dundalk and construction of a student housing project in Towson.
With one member absent, the council...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Thanks for The Sun's endorsement of Todd Huff's opponent, Del. Wade Kach, for the Baltimore County Council District 3 race ("Balto. Co. endorsements," June 11). The Sun has shown an understanding of the situation with Mr. Huff's "unimpressive" record...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 8:00 AM
After reading the article, "Council members facing difficult tests," (June 5), I have to disagree with Wade Kach. As a resident of Cockeysville, I can tell you that Councilman Todd Huff has been extremely successful with numerous community issues from...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 11:28 AM
When voters in eastern Baltimore County go to the polls in November, the ballot will be missing a familiar name: John Olszewski Sr., a Dundalk Democrat who has served nearly 16 years on the County Council.
When Olszewski announced he would not seek a...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Symbols are meaningful in politics. Sometimes, a gesture as simple as a handshake can resonate with tremendous importance.
For me, the most important handshake in American history occurred in China on February 21, 1972.
By way of background, John...