| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The American Lung Association's latest ranking for U.S. cities with the worst air pollution rates the Baltimore-Washington area ninth worst for ground-level ozone, exceeded only by smog-shrouded regions of California and Texas. No other community on the...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:19 PM
"I must admit, I only clicked join to read all the hilariously bad reviews," wrote a Facebook user on the Maryland Bacon Festival event page on Tuesday.
She had plenty of material. The timeline is filled with upset attendees voicing criticism of last...
| May 4, 2014
| 9:47 AM
The nation's space exploration program had already captivated 12-year-old Howard Weinstein's imagination when the episodes of the original "Star Trek" began airing in 1966.
"The show was the coolest thing happening on TV, outside of space launches," the...
| May 5, 2014
| 5:55 PM
The Baltimore County Council approved legislation Monday requiring coaches and other recreation volunteers who work with children to undergo background checks, a move officials said is meant to protect children from sexual predators.
The county is the...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Randy Myers might technically be in the business of selling books, but he says he doesn’t fret the impact the Internet or e-readers is having on the business, recently opening his second Collector’s Corner comic book shop in February 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...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Frank J. Antonelli, a retired Government Printing Office printer and proofreader, died March 17 of cancer at Lorien Mays Chapel and Skilled Nursing Home. He was 84.
Frank Joseph Antonelli was born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he graduated from...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Three Baltimore County officers who fatally shot a Parkville man last week who they said charged at them with a knife have been identified by the department.
The officers who shot 21-year-old Ryan Charles Deitrich were identified as Cpl. Walsh, an 11-...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 AM
A two-vehicle collision in Cooksville on Interstate 70 East past MD 97 has closed the eastbound right traffic lane and eastbound right shoulder at 8:48 a.m. Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
In Parkville, all lanes are...