| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:52 PM
After 22 years of teaching in Baltimore County, JoAnne Field says she will be leaving her third-grade classroom this year. She loves the children, has a principal she believes is "wonderful and supportive" and is committed to public education.
| Jun 6, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Two people were taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Essex overnight, Baltimore County fire officials said.
The fire broke out in a home in the 1600 block of Poles Road shortly before midnight, and firefighters found heavy...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:41 PM
If spring is here, dead fish can't be far behind.
State officials are investigating a wide-ranging fish kill spotted Monday, stretching from Fells Point in Baltimore harbor out into the Chesapeake Bay. Authorities have yet to pinpoint a cause, though...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:50 PM
The Baltimore area's biggest late-April storm system in decades dumped as much as 7 inches of rain in some parts of the region, closing schools and businesses as rainwater overflowed tributaries and sewers, toppled trees and flooded roadways.
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:12 AM
All lanes are closed on MD 30 in Manchester at MD 482 due to a utility problem at 4:58 a.m. Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
DOT also reported a collision in Baltimore City on the outer loop of I-695 at the Curtis Creek...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Eminent domain is one of those governmental attributes that has a fair amount in common with taxes.
Both are inherent powers of any government, dating to the earliest days of government.
Both can seem particularly onerous to the people who end up...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:05 PM
A car accident has snarled traffic Thursday afternoon along Eastern Avenue in Essex, Baltimore County police said.
About 12:30 p.m., a Toyota Camry and a Yellow Cab were involved in accident at Eastern Avenue and Island Point Road, police said. Three...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 4:34 PM
Baltimore County Police say a 2-year-old boy received "serious injuries to the upper body" from a pit bull attack on Tuesday afternoon.
Police said that at about 4:26 p.m., officers and fire personnel were called to a home in the unit block of...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 9:06 AM
A New York Times interactive map posted yesterday could settle the debate about which Baltimore-area communities show the most support for the hometown O's.
The outstanding infographic uses a team’s Facebook "Likes" in a given area to determine...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Clinton Pettus is deliberately sketchy on the details. He wants to protect the participants' identities. Still, it got ugly when one neighbor accused another neighbor of building something that encroached on the neighbor's property. Words were said....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Baltimore County police are investigating whether an incendiary device might have caused an Essex house fire Tuesday morning that sent three people, including a firefighter and a police officer, to an area hospital.
A female resident on the first...