| Nov 26, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Wearing warm coats and gloves, fleece hats and reindeer antler headbands, the Neebe sisters of Catonsville came prepared for the cold Saturday during the 19th annual Catonsville Tree Lighting Ceremony.
Lauren Neebe, 10, Kathryn Neebe, 6, and their...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Catonsville developer Steve Whalen denounces community objections to his recent PUD, claiming people want to violate his property rights.
This project, however, is just another example where elected officials increase developers' property values and...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 7:04 PM
A bill from Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz that could have reduced some workers' pensions stalled in the County Council Monday after pressure from unions that complained the bill undermined labor rights.
The 4-3 vote to table the legislation...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:34 PM
Mention development in Catonsville, and the name Stephen Whalen Jr. likely will come up.
Drive around town, and you'll see blue signs staked in people's yards voicing opposition to the local developer's idea to build a large mixed-use development known...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 5:38 PM
Developers in some parts of northeastern Baltimore County would no longer be able to squeeze new properties onto existing lots without a new road, under a bill introduced by three County Council members Monday.
The bill, set for a vote next month,...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 3:59 PM
A prominent Catonsville developer accused of channeling $7,500 in illegal contributions to a Baltimore County councilman and exceeding the total campaign contribution limit for individuals was charged Thursday with violating campaign contribution laws....
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:05 PM
Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz's campaign committee plans to keep a $4,000 donation from the Catonsville developer who was charged this week with violating state campaign finance laws, its treasurer said Friday.
Two county councilmen who...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Rats, blighted properties and absentee landlords were among the concerns southwest Baltimore County residents shared Wednesday with County Executive Kevin Kamenetz at his first community forum.
At the event in Lansdowne, Kamenetz emphasized the county'...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Baltimore County plans to borrow $25 million from its pension system to upgrade recycling facilities, a move some County Council members and union leaders are questioning.
The county retirement system's board of trustees approved the loan last month at...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 6:38 PM
The Office of the State Prosecutor subpoenaed eight Baltimore County agencies this week for records on a planned Catonsville medical office development, county officials confirmed Thursday.
The subpoenas sought "information and correspondence"...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:30 PM
The lawyer for a Catonsville community association tried unsuccessfully again Thursday to delay a Baltimore County hearing on a proposed medical office building, saying state prosecutors' requests for information on the project have raised questions about...