| Oct 30, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Priya DasSarma's childhood memories of celebrating Diwali in India are bright and happy, filled with firecrackers, lanterns and many, many sweets.
The Ellicott City resident's family moved around when she was a child, bouncing between India, Europe...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Every now and again, Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot will dash off a Certificate of Recognition for a meritorious Maryland business.
Today, Franchot is scheduled to stop by Koco's Pub up on Harford Road where he'll be presenting one of those...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The outer loop of Interstate 695 at Southeast Boulevard in Essex was reopened shortly at about 9:20 a.m. Monday following the early morning vehicle collision with a Maryland State Police patrol car on the side of the roadway.
Meanwhile, the trooper...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
A sedan being followed by police slammed into an SUV early Tuesday, killing three people in North Baltimore. The fiery scene sparked a frantic rescue effort and a lengthy investigation that shut down a busy intersection for hours.
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:47 PM
The woman killed in a North Baltimore crash with a car being followed by police was on her way to the home of her pregnant daughter, who gave birth to a girl later that day, her family said.
Angel Chiwengo, 46, of Reisterstown was among three people...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Baltimore police are conducting a criminal investigation into whether officers followed orders to end their pursuit of a sedan before it was involved in a fatal crash this week, a police union attorney said Friday.
Michael Davey, the lawyer...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 9:21 AM
The Humidour Cigar Shoppe in Cockeysville is hosting a fundraiser today, Sunday, with proceeds benefiting the memorial fund set up for the family of Baltimore County Police Tactical Unit Officer Jason Schneider, a Manchester resident who died last month...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Baltimore Police are planning a crackdown on drivers who use hand-held phones behind the wheel or fail to use seat belts.
Days after a state law took effect tightening restrictions on cellphone use while driving, the department announced that it would...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:07 AM
All lanes are closed on MD 26 in Eldersburg due to a four-vehicle collision with injury at Old Liberty Road at 8:57 a.m. on Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported a two-vehicle collision in Howard County on MD...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Charles Glenn Wade Jr., 39, and Edward C. Wade, 36, both of the 1500 block of Union Road, were charged Tuesday with conspiracy to distribute narcotics.
An air conditioning unit was stolen Thursday in the 1500 block of Mitchell Lane.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Harry H. Boublitz, a retired Enoch Pratt librarian and bibliophile who filled his Medfield Heights home with books, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at Manor Care Ruxton. He was 83.
The son of a plumber and a homemaker, Harry Hamilton Boublitz was...