| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Baltimore County police reported overall declines in crime in 2013, but the area that includes Towson saw increases, according to statistics released Friday.
Total crime, as well as violent crime, fell more than 5 percent against previous five-year...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 7:33 AM
A 71-year-old man was struck and killed by a car in Essex after he stepped into its path Friday night, Baltimore County police said.
Police said the crash happened shortly before 9 p.m. at Back River Neck and Poles roads. The victim, Willard Patrick...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Lois O'Brien-Cronin, the former dean of students at Villa Julie College who later worked with an academic and career counseling program for women at the Community College of Baltimore County's Essex campus, died of a stroke Thursday at Gilchrist Hospice...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Three people robbed and stabbed a pizza delivery driver in Essex Monday night, Baltimore County police said.
The delivery driver, a 20-year-old man, stopped in the 1100 block of Tace Drive shortly before 11:30 p.m. when three people stabbed him in the...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Kenwood High School in Essex was evacuated early Tuesday morning due to bomb threat, but Baltimore County Police said that no such device was found and that classes resumed at around 9:45 a.m.
Police reported the incident around 8:07 a.m.
| May 21, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The 2014 induction class for the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame has been approved by the US Lacrosse Board of Directors. This year's eight-person class will be officially inducted in a ceremony on Saturday, October 25, at The Grand Lodge in Hunt Valley....
| May 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
A man was shot in Gwynn Oak Wednesday afternoon, Baltimore County police said.
Few details were released, but officers were dispatched at 3:44 p.m. to the intersection of Devereux Court and Essex Road, where they found the victim, police said.
| May 23, 2014
| 8:07 PM
For many area families, Memorial Day weekend means a trip to the beach. Last year, nearly 3,000 people took part in that tradition at two Baltimore County parks — without ever going near the Bay Bridge.
Baltimore County government doesn’t...
| May 26, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Maryland State Police today released more details about Sunday's helicopter crash that left two people with minor injuries at Hart-Miller Island near Essex.
The helicopter, a Brantley B-2B, experienced a mechanical problem Sunday afternoon, state...
| May 26, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Jerry R. Engelman, a retired real estate broker who specialized in ground rents, died May 8 of heart failure at his Pikesville home. He was 70.
The son of Paul Engelman, a real estate broker, and Doris Engelman, a homemaker, Jerry Ronald Engelman was...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:15 PM
A Baltimore man convicted in the 2003 shooting deaths of two men at an Essex party was sentenced to life plus 20 years in prison Wednesday, prosecutors said.
Jaron Grade, 36, was first convicted by a jury in December 2004 and sentenced to life plus 20...