| Mar 17, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Maryland's employment base shrank by nearly 10,000 jobs in January and grew at a much weaker pace last year than originally estimated, the federal government said Monday.
The state had about 23,000 more jobs in December than a year earlier, down from the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Baltimore County police fatally shot a man after he charged at officers with a knife Tuesday afternoon in Parkville, they said.
Early Wednesday morning, police announced the man had died and identified him as Ryan Charles Deitrich, 21, who lived in...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Shirley W. Johnson, whose personal tragedy of losing her son to a drunken driver resulted in her becoming a major voice in the Maryland chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, died March 9 of complications from a stroke at Glen Meadows retirement...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
After reading your article about city police Sgt. Keith Mcneill's shooting, two things went through my mind ("Police scour Baltimore for suspect in shooting of fellow officer," March 16).
First, a prayer that Sergeant Mcneill makes a full and speedy...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:28 AM
A woman returned to her Parkville home one day this month and found a man inside her home, according to a Baltimore County police report.
At around 12 a.m. March 10, the burglar was discovered in the hallway of the home, located in the 8800 block of...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 10:30 AM
When I first spotted the article on pay raises for the Baltimore County executive and County Council members, I thought there was no way citizens would allow that to happen ("Balto. Co. Council approves raises for council, executive," Jan. 22).
| Feb 9, 2014
Date: Dec. 7
Her story: Michelle Zilka, 36, grew up in Bel Air. She is an assistant lab director at the Center for Inherited Disease Research at Johns Hopkins' Bayview Medical Center. Her parents, Patricia Zilka, who retired in December, and Paul Zilka,...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Plans for redevelopment in downtown Towson have prompted area merchants to consider face-lifts of their own, spurring renewed interest in a Baltimore County program for commercial revitalization.
To keep up with projects that will bring new stores,...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Frank J. "Gus" Vogel, an official of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police, died of cancer Wednesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Chase resident was 60.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Frank John Vogel and Margaret Vogel....
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:13 PM
The man shot to death this week by Baltimore County police had approached officers with a knife before, according to court documents in a January incident that bears striking similarities to this week's case.
The department identified the man killed...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:18 AM
A Dunbar security guard leaving a Parkville bank Monday morning was robbed by a man armed with a chemical irritant, Baltimore County police said.
The security guard was attacked in the vestibule of the Bay Bank on Joppa Road around 9:30 a.m., when he...