| 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...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:29 AM
The Baltimore County Board of Education on Tuesday heard a brief presentation on a second redistricting option for the new elementary school under construction in Mays Chapel before the board votes on the school's boundaries on March 25.
| 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...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Baltimore County officials on Monday touted the new $3 million Cockeysville Community Center at Padonia International Elementary School as an innovative, collaborative solution to the county's growing school capacity and infrastructure needs.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Baltimore County will build a $5 million animal shelter to replace its aging facility in Baldwin as part of a plan to improve services for pets, officials announced Monday.
The county also will begin offering spay and neuter services at the current...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:31 AM
After a rough day, holding a single brown egg laid by a pet hen brought a simple sense of joy to Baltimore County resident Lawrence Parr. And the sight of kids playing with "peeps" — "that's worth a million dollars," Parr told the County Council...
| May 23, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The Baltimore County Council voted Thursday to significantly lower fees developers pay to help the county buy parks and recreational land.
A council resolution lowering the fees — in some categories nearly 90 percent — passed in a 6-1 vote,...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:30 AM
We are disturbed by the decisions made by 3rd District Baltimore County Councilman Todd Huff in the recent Comprehensive Zoning Map Process ("Letter about Huff's CZMP decision begs for rebuttal," Nov. 15). He gave more development rights to rural...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:52 PM
The Baltimore County Council could vote next week to reduce fees that developers pay to help the county build parks and buy recreational land.
A council resolution would lower — in some cases by nearly 90 percent — so-called open-space waiver...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Republican Del. Wade Kach has formally announced he will challenge Baltimore County Council Todd Huff next year.
“When I look at the Third District, I see a need for an experienced, tested legislator to deal with the challenges we face,”...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Where has honor gone? The Founding Fathers knew what it meant to serve the people first, and with honor, not in hopes of financial kickbacks or political favors.
Yet in 2013 I am distraught by the lack of honor shown by our public servants. I think of...