| May 30, 2012
| 11:09 AM
A man found dead in a burning pickup truck in Essex last weekend was a victim of homicide, and Baltimore County Police have a warrant to arrest a county man in the killing, the police said Wednesday.
According to a release from the police, Lennell Earl...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 11:42 AM
John Stewart Croucher, a retired hospital assistant engineer and World War II naval veteran, died of a stroke Tuesday at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Bel Air resident was 90.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Eastern Avenue in Highlandtown, he was a...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 6:28 AM
Felony theft suspect Thomas Edward Maroney was apprehended Saturday morning in the North Point area, about 12 hours after he escaped on his way to Baltimore County Detention Center.
Nineteen-year-old Maroney, of the 7500 Block of Durwood Road, escaped...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:47 AM
The Paschall Brothers, an a cappella gospel quartet based in Chesapeake with ties to Newport News, has won a prestigious prize from the National Endowment for the Arts.
The group, led by the Rev. Tarrence Paschall, will receive one of nine 2012 NEA...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:31 AM
Baltimore County police are seeking information about an early morning shooting Tuesday in Essex. Few details have been released, including the victim's identity or the exact location of the incident. The injured man walked into Johns Hopkins Bayview...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 1:03 PM
Doris J. Roseborough, a retired Small Business Administration executive supervisor, died Nov. 15 of an aneurysm at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
The longtime Ashburton resident was 73.
The former Doris Richardson was born in Essex, N.C.,...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 3:49 PM
Kirk-Habicht Co. in Essex doesn't do much business in Europe, but problems on the continent are buffeting the manufacturer all the same.
Its employees rely on a heavy wire to make springs tough enough for trucks, and the only plant they know of that...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:31 AM
The 23-year-old transgendered woman whose videotaped
beating in a Rosedale McDonald's went viral over the Internet is facing a disorderly conduct charge after an argument with a police officer in Baltimore County.
Chrissy Lee Polis, free on $7,500 bail,...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:50 PM
A school security officer used pepper spray to break up a fight between two students at an Essex high school, causing the school to be evacuated and sending 16 students to the hospital Tuesday morning, officials said.
About 11:30 a.m., two students...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 3:43 PM
Orem "Jerry" Wahl, the co-owner of a Mount Vernon framing shop who was a theater first-nighter, died of a heart attack Saturday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 73.
Pat Moran, a friend and film casting agent, said he was stricken while in the lobby of...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 2:58 PM
They were dancing in the halls at Sandalwood Elementary School in Essex and for good reason.
The Baltimore County elementary is one of only two in the state — the other is on the Eastern Shore — to earn recognition as a National Title I...