| 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...
| 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...