| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Schools and government offices aren't the only things closing down in anticipation of today's snowstorm. Here is a partial list, continually being updated, of cultural and commercial institutions shutting down for the day.
The American Visionary Art...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:00 PM
The new Owings Mills branch of the Baltimore County Public Library will officially open to the public on March 21.
The branch is housed in a 54,333-square-foot space at the County Campus Metro Centre at Owings Mills, 10302 Grand Central Avenue, Owings...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:34 AM
The Baltimore County girls basketball coaches have selected their All-County teams for 2012-2013:
Taylor Barton, Catonsville, Jr., F
Sydney Hines, New Town, Soph., G
Kinross Obiefule, Perry Hall, Sr., G
Qierra Murray, Milford Mill, Jr., G...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:24 AM
An incident in Anne Arundel County on US 50 East at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge has closed one of two eastbound traffic lanes at 9:13 a.m., on Thursday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The transportation authority also reported a one-...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Development has been under way for years on the 809-acre Turf Valley property near Ellicott City, but one of the key parcels will get a high-profile addition next week when a new 48,000-square-foot Harris Teeter supermarket opens Tuesday in Turf Valley...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Perched on a wooded bluff in rural southeastern Carroll County, the old Henryton State Hospital bears silent witness to the ravages of decades of neglect and vandalism. First opened in 1923, the 18-building complex that once housed the sick and...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:08 AM
As of 9 a.m. Wednesday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near I-695, due to an accident.
Accidents were slowing traffic on I-83 southbound near Northern Parkway in Baltimore City, Reisterstown Road and Greenspring Valley Road in Baltimore County, I-97...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:22 AM
Maryland is throwing a business competition to encourage startups to take root in the state -- the event is called the Invest Maryland Challenge. The prizes total $300,000 in grants and business services.
So far, the competition has attracted 37...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 12:30 PM
The Baltimore Sun's Top 15
No. 1 Gilman 47, Loyola 7
No. 2 Calvert Hall 19, McDonogh 12
No. 3 River Hill 62, Marriotts Ridge 0
No. 4 Arundel 47, No. 12 Broadneck 17
No. 5 Westminster 41, Winters Mill 7
No. 6 Old Mill 42, Annapolis 7
| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:32 PM
Developers and shopping-center owners have contributed more than $225,000 to efforts to challenge zoning decisions in Baltimore County through referendums, financial disclosure forms show.
Contributors to the drive include firms tied to developers Howard...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Authorities charged two 17-year-old students Tuesday with bringing weapons to schools in unrelated incidents in Baltimore and Anne Arundel counties.
Police said there were no injuries in either case, and neither student made a threat. But the incidents...