| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Stores that buy used cellphones in Baltimore County would be regulated like pawnshops and automated cellphone-purchasing kiosks would be banned altogether under legislation unveiled Thursday by Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz.
| Jan 29, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The editors of many local Patch websites were among a large number of employees reportedly laid off by the news company Wednesday, under a national "restructuring" by its new owner.
Investment holding company Hale Global agreed to assume majority...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:45 AM
My wife and I would like to thank President Barack Obama for helping us save almost $4,000 a year on health care. I am 61 years old with a pre-existing condition of asthma which is under control with medication.
Yet before the Affordable Care Act, my...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:26 PM
A Baltimore-based developer is seeking to build an outlet mall with more than 100 stores in White Marsh — just across Interstate 95 from White Marsh Mall and The Avenue at White Marsh.
Paragon Outlet Partners wants Baltimore County officials to...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:12 PM
It is a chilling tale of winter, one that in ghost-story fashion begins with a sign that all is not right. Maybe there's a damp spot spreading ominously across a wall, or faint sounds that grow louder and more insistent.
"I heard water dripping," Liz...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:04 PM
For the eighth straight year, Hereford's girls prevailed at the Baltimore County track and field championships at the Maryland National Guard's Fifth Regiment Armory.
The No. 2 Bulls prevailed in a star-studded field that included four teams ranked in...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Edward Lewis Funk III, a retired investment broker active in Masonic circles as well as in his church, died of heart disease Sunday at his Owings Mills home. He was 70.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Edward Lewis Funk Jr., an office manager, and...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 7:30 PM
Baltimore County Council members approved Wednesday a $25,000 raise for the county executive, as well as an $8,500 boost for their own positions.
All seven members voted in favor of the increases. The raises will take effect in December and bring the...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Perry Hall residents could soon be seeing big changes to some of their parks.
At its scheduled meeting Tuesday, the Baltimore County Council is slated to discuss a supplemental appropriation of $156,000 in state and federal funds to go toward an...
| Jan 20, 2014
Jerrelle Benimon recorded a doubledouble, leading visiting Towson to a 72-57 win over the College of Charleston on Sunday.
Benimon finished with 21points and 11 rebounds for the Tigers, who won their fifth straight.
Four players scored in double figures...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Ralph M. Vitale Sr., a retired heating and plumbing contractor, died Jan. 11 of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 81.
The son of Joseph Vitale, a superintendent with the city's water department, and Mary Vitale, a homemaker, Ralph...