| Dec 15, 2011
| 2:01 PM
When a Baltimore County police officer assigned to Chesapeake High School in Essex tried to break up a fight this week, 16 students wound up going to the hospital as a result of exposure to pepper spray. That's something that should trouble school...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 6:55 AM
Amber Barner has had a summer job through the city's YouthWorks program seven times, every year since she was 14. But this time is different. This time her job will outlast the summer.
That twist comes courtesy of Baltimore's fledgling effort to...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Richard N. Novotny Sr., former executive director of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association who also lobbied on behalf of state recreational fishermen, died Sunday of kidney failure at Ivy Hall Geriatric & Rehabilitation Center in Middle River....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 8:49 AM
Finding a summer camp that meets kids' needs without blowing the family budget is a challenge for working parents everywhere, but for those hit hardest by the sluggish economy, it can be especially tricky.
Until this year, not many Howard County families...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Back in May, we reported on a 47-year-old attorney and magician who ran an entertainment company in Baltimore County, was charged with flying to Florida to have sex with a 14-year-old boy.
The Essex man, Howard Scott Kalin, ran Funhouse Entertainment...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:55 PM
Education: Undergrad: Colorado State. Grad school: University of Maryland School of Social Work.
OCCUPATION: Social worker
INTERESTS: Dancing, skiing, swimming and traveling
| Feb 10, 2012
| 9:25 AM
An Essex man has been indicted on civil rights charges stemming from an April 2010 incident in which a dead raccoon was found hanging from a noose on a Middle River family's front porch.
According to the indictment, which comes nearly two years after the...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Baltimore County police are seeking the public's help in trying to find the family of a South Baltimore man who was struck and killed by a motorcycle last month.
The victim, Joseph Allan McCoy, of the 400 block of South Clinton St., was struck at about 7...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:03 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on I-95 northbound near Washington Boulevard, due to an accident involving three vehicles. Two of four traffic lanes are closed, and one of two shoulder lanes is closed.
Accidents were slowing traffic on the inner...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 5:14 AM
Today's forecast calls for rain with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon and a high temperature around 62 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 48 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 5:25 PM
Tom Katzenberger calls the Essex Skypark "a blue-collar airport" — a place where the pilots have dirt under their fingernails.
"All of us change our own oil," said Katzenberger, who owns a small concrete construction company and flies a 1996 Maule,...