| Sep 2, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Morton A. Sacks, a retired trial lawyer and former Maryland assistant attorney general, died of heart disease Aug. 29 at Baltimore Washington Medical Center. The Linthicum resident, who lived for 40 years in Bolton Hill, was 74.
Born in Baltimore and...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Esther "Penny" Love, a Baltimore public school guidance counselor for nearly 40 years who was an outspoken advocate for emotionally challenged and dyslexic students, died Monday of lung cancer at Sinai Hospital. She was 89.
Esther Shulman, whose...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:27 PM
Parents and teachers in Baltimore County expressed a lingering uneasiness about school violence Wednesday, despite school officials' promises of beefed-up security after the second gun-related incident in two weeks.
The morning after an eighth-grader...
| 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...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 10:12 AM
April 15, 1939
Four sewer openings within a three-block area of East Baltimore last night yielded paper-wrapped parts of the body of a young woman.
The girl was tentatively described as between 16 and 18 years of age.
Dr. Charles W. Wood, Eastern...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Baltimore will launch its commemoration of the War of 1812 by land, sea and air this week, starting with parachute jumps into Camden Yards and a parade of tall ships into the harbor. The history-filled week features music, fireworks and an air show over...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:27 PM
An array of solar panels, spreading across nearly five acres at the Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant in Essex, could deliver significant energy savings and will pay for itself within a decade, officials said Tuesday.
The 4,200 American-made panels,...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick Feeks Credit: U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class David Warsen Credit: Warsen family Five of the seven U.S. military personnel killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan last week had ties to California, according to......
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:56 PM
A Rosedale man was sentenced Monday to life imprisonment for arranging a meeting between his aunt and the man she hired to kill her husband.
Seamus Anthony Coyle, who turned 30 last week, was sentenced by Baltimore County Circuit Judge Thomas Bollinger...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 2:18 PM
One Baltimore County man was killed and two others were severely injured in a single-car crash in Middle River, police said Monday.
John Rich Aull Jr., 27, was declared dead about 1:30 a.m. Sunday, authorities said.
The driver, Nicholas Alexander Long,...