| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:32 PM
Smoking will be banned in parts of Baltimore County parks under legislation approved Tuesday by the County Council.
The measure, which passed 6-0 with one member absent, bans smoking at playgrounds, tot lots, dog parks and athletic fields, and also...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:29 PM
A house fire in Carroll County on Friday resulted in an estimated $225,000 in damage and displaced the homeowner, according to the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office.
The fire occurred was reported at about 4:45 p.m. Friday in the 3500 block of East...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Melvin Mowrey Jr., a retired Sweetheart Cup operations manager, died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder March 6 at Dove House in Westminster. The Reisterstown resident was 76.
Born in Baltimore and raised on Christian Street, he was the son of...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:42 PM
After a tow truck operator from Green's Garage stopped on the shoulder of Interstate 795 in Reisterstown in January to help a motorist, she ended up needing a wrecker herself.
A distracted driver veered off the road and hit her truck, causing nearly...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Roads wet and slushy from a late-season snow were expected to become icy overnight, with one more frigid and windy day ahead Wednesday before a return to spring weather.
Though snow fell most of the day Tuesday across the Baltimore area, accumulations...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Dr. Elmer Hoffman, a retired Baltimore surgeon who had been a pioneer in breast cancer surgery and immediate reconstruction and was also an advocate of the use of "super cold surgery" to ease the pain of the terminally ill, died Monday of complications...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:51 PM
A 41-year-old Reisterstown man has been charged with killing his wife and then burning down their house last month, Baltimore County police said Wednesday.
Anthony Paul Rutherford, of Fox Run Court, faces first-degree murder and arson charges in the...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:00 AM
A Sparks-based insurance company that was seized by Delaware regulators faces possible liquidation in a wild case — one with dueling allegations of fraud, forgery and a vendetta, plus a sanction involving an Aston Martin sports car.
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:03 AM
To help meet growing needs, the Baltimore Humane Society has designated its Reisterstown shelter as a permanent drop-off location for donations to the Thankful Paws Mobile Pet Food Bank, launching the new initiative with a two-week donation drive starting...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 8:28 AM
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation reported on Thursday morning that the northbound Jones Falls Expressway has been closed at Falls Road due to icy conditions.
Baltimore DOT reported at 10:20 a.m. that traffic impact due to the incident is...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 11:44 AM
A 35-year-old woman died after her Reisterstown home caught fire Sunday, Baltimore County officials said.
Kendra Michelle Rutherford was pronounced dead at the scene after firefighters pulled her from the home on the unit block of Fox Run Court, just...