| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:17 PM
Baltimore County police have arrested an 18-year-old Essex man, charging him with the attempted first-degree murder in the shooting of an off-duty police officer.
Michael Jabateh, 18, of the 100 block of Commodore Drive, faces eight charges and is...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:52 PM
A bullet lodged in an off-duty Baltimore County police officer's wallet became a key piece of evidence as investigators tracked down a suspect in his shooting, according to charging documents.
Police said Friday that they had arrested Michael Jabateh,...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Homes with federally insured mortgages — afforded to mostly lower-income borrowers — are expected to see a spike in foreclosures because of dicey lending practices, according to a recent study.
More than a dozen ZIP codes in the Baltimore...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Manuel M. Nicolaides, an attorney who served for many years on the Baltimore County property tax appeals board, died of congestive heart failure Monday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Timonium resident was 92.
"Manny served with distinction for many...
| May 8, 2013
| 9:50 AM
A dozen people were taken to area hospitals after a vehicle crashed into an MTA bus this morning in Essex, according to Maryland Transit Administration officials.
A bus was stopped at Doolittle Road and Stemmers Run Road when a vehicle drove into the...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Of the 11 Baltimore County public high schools rated among the nation's 2,000 top schools, according to the third annual Newsweek/Daily Beast survey of "America's Best High Schools," Hereford High School ranks No. 1 in the county.
The list, published...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:15 PM
As she struggled to unload groceries from the back of her car, Sherrie Schenning got an uncharacteristically queasy feeling.
Her family's Essex neighborhood had always felt safe, but on this recent Saturday, she noticed two unfamiliar young men in a...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 11:18 AM
Two women and one man were shot in an incident at a bar in Essex early Friday morning, according to Baltimore County Police.
Officers responded to the Loft bar in the 100 block of Back River Neck Road at about 12:03 a.m. for reports of gunfire and...
| Mar 29, 2013
Chloe A. Gudmundsson is a senior at Eastern Technical High School in Essex, and at the suggestion of her English teacher, she decided to research a paper on Maximilian Godefroy, the quirky architect who designed Baltimore's Battle Monument to...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:18 AM
John Lurz of Bel Air has been promoted continuing care administrator Oak Crest retirement community.
Previously, Lurz served as the assisted living manager at the Erickson Living community in northeast Baltimore County.
Lurz brings 15 years of health...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Two first-degree murder convictions against a Baltimore man serving life plus 20 years in the shooting deaths of two men at an Essex party were overturned Wednesday by Maryland's highest court.
The Maryland Court of Appeals ordered a new trial for Jaron...