| May 15, 2014
| 4:30 AM
This is a vignette of a failed city. A city street begins to buckle, and the residents of that street do their due diligence, take copious notes, and notify the City of Baltimore. The condition of the street worsens, and the residents fear the street will...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Bonaventure von P. "Duke" Wachter, a retired State Highway Administration civil engineer who worked on numerous highway projects throughout Maryland, died May 23 of cancer at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury. He was 69.
"He was probably the...
| May 31, 2014
| 5:00 AM
UPS had a slogan a few years ago that boldly asked, "What has brown done for you lately"?
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown refused to participate in the most recent Democratic debate hosted by WBFF Fox 45 ("The empty podium," May 29). Could it be his minions...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
It did not take very long before the jabs and blows were exchanged at the most recent gubernatorial debate between man-children Anthony Brown, Douglas Gansler and Heather Mizeur ("Brown on the defensive," June 3). It probably would have devolved into a...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:12 PM
It's been more than a decade since all the voters of the county could vote for all the members of the county council.
A key argument in favor of switching from countywide to in-district selection of county council members was that the smaller districts...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The following came from police reports.
A video game controller valued at $75 was stolen about 5:40 p.m. May 7 from Best Buy at 315 N. Weber Rd.
Plastic containers collectively valued at $1,400 were reported stolen May 6 from a locked...
| May 2, 2014
Sister Kathleen McIntyre was born at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Evergreen Park, the hospital that ultimately became her life's work.
She was inspired to become a nurse after watching the Sisters of Little Company of Mary care for her ailing...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:00 PM
I wonder why America is so obsessed with the idea of peddling mementos, keepsakes and souvenirs. The newly opened museum in New York dedicated to Sept. 11 atrocities committed against our nation has a gift shop that has among its myriad items...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:27 PM
A Perry Hall High School student's father struck his daughter's teacher with a baseball bat after the family found "several dozen" text messages between the male instructor and 15-year-old girl, police said.
Police said the incident happened after the...
| May 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Actor-musician Macaulay Culkin was hoping to bring a few slices of humor and pizza in his comedy cover band the Pizza Underground’s performance at the Dot to Dot Festival over the weekend in Nottingham, England.
But the audience apparently didn&...
| May 12, 2014
| 7:35 AM
A woman identified as Nana Aqua Boateng died after a fire broke out at her home in Nottingham early Monday morning, Baltimore County Police said.
At 3:37 a.m. authorities were sent to investigate a fire in the 4400 block of Pintail Court in a development...