| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:31 PM
After fighting with the father of her child, an Essex woman contacted her boyfriend and his brother, who shot and killed him, and injured two others at a Middle River bus stop last month, Baltimore County police said.
Michael Desmon Martin, 22, Mikal A....
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:41 PM
An Essex man, who faces criminal charges relating to a May homicide where the body was left inside a burning truck, was shot in the back of the head early Friday morning, according to Baltimore County police.
Joseph Thorpe, 27, was found shortly after...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 2:22 PM
History's throwaways and discards emerged as coveted attractions Sunday when bottles, vials and flasks that spent decades buried in dumps and privies returned in translucent glory.
Billed as the "largest one-day bottle show in the world," the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Unlike Wednesday's snowstorm that failed to materialize amid forecasters' dire predictions, the Blizzard of '93 roared into Maryland the weekend of March 13-14 with a wallop, dumping a foot of snow on Baltimore while raking the state with almost...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 12:45 PM
William Nathaniel Tate, a retired concrete worker and Korean War combat veteran, died of heart disease Feb. 16 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. The former Park Heights resident was 83.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Division Street, he attended Booker T....
| Feb 17, 2013
| 10:07 PM
As tax season gets under way, accounting students from Community College of Baltimore County, will help prepare income taxes for free those with annual incomes of $60,000 or less, and who only require the basic schedules for individuals and households....
| Feb 14, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Marie C. Vrany, a retired secretary who once foiled a pickpocket while on vacation in London, died Sunday of complications from a stroke at Carroll Hospital Center. She was 90.
The daughter of a Patapsco & Back River Neck railroader and a homemaker,...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 1:29 PM
SKW Constructors plans to hire up to 100 people to construct concrete tubes and fans at the Sparrows Point Shipyard and Industrial park in Dundalk, according to Baltimore County economic development officials.
Subcontractors are expected to hire...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 6:07 PM
Baltimore County police charged an Essex man Monday with stabbing his girlfriend after officers found her body wrapped in a blanket on his kitchen floor.
Police say John W. Falkenstein Jr. of Essex stabbed Janet Palasik, 48, after the two got into an...
| Dec 15, 2010
Maryland has maintained its perch as the nation's wealthiest state, according to data released Tuesday by the Census Bureau, though more residents in some suburbs were living in poverty than in 2000.
The census information contained some good news for...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Baltimore County's homeless survey first asks for a name, but it makes that answer optional. The second question is, "Where did you spend last night?"
Replies, which often came in hushed tones Thursday as the one-day survey was conducted, included a...