| May 9, 2013
| 5:15 AM
As soon as I heard about the "rain tax," I knew politicians in this state wouldn't be able to keep their hands off this revenue windfall ("Faceoff over city water fee plan," May 6).
I will be very much surprised if any of it actually goes toward...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Of the 11 Baltimore County public high schools rated among the nation's 2,000 top schools, according to the third annual Newsweek/Daily Beast survey of "America's Best High Schools," Hereford High School ranks No. 1 in the county.
The list, published...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:40 PM
A woman who prosecutors said brought a rifle to the shooting of a Reisterstown teen pleaded guilty Monday to attempted first-degree murder and use of a gun, according to a spokesman for Howard County prosecutors.
Howard County Circuit Court Judge...
| May 2, 2013
| 7:29 PM
A volunteer firefighter who joined the Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Company as a teenager more than a decade ago died Thursday of injuries sustained in a fire last week that also killed another man.
Gene Kirchner, 25, died at Maryland Shock Trauma...
| May 5, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Baltimore County police and fire personnel throughout the region are participating today in the funeral for Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Department member Gene Kirchner, who died Thursday of injuries he suffered in a fire last week in Reisterstown.
| May 5, 2013
| 6:02 PM
On a perfect spring day in Baltimore County, surrounded by hundreds of his brother and sister firefighters and mourned in prayers thousands of years old, a hero was laid to rest Sunday.
Gene M. Kirchner, the 25-year-old Reisterstown volunteer...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:55 PM
One man is dead and a volunteer firefighter was in critical condition after a three-alarm fire tore through a home in Reisterstown early Wednesday morning, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department.
Steven Starr, 58, of the first block of...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 5:51 PM
A Baltimore County Council member is calling for the council to delay its vote on a measure to impose stormwater management fees, saying neither the council nor the public has had enough time to study the issue.
Councilwoman Vicki Almond, a Reisterstown...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
As I travel on local roads I often see cyclists or biking clubs out for a spin. They pay nothing for the right to use the roads, yet we car owners pay a gasoline tax and a license fee for the privilege, and the more we drive the more we pay. Isn't it time...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Baltimore County police named an interim commander of the Franklin Precinct in Reisterstown Monday, after the former captain was charged with driving while intoxicated last month.
Capt. James P. Monahan will leave the county's intelligence unit and...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 5:33 PM
A Reisterstown man was struck by multiple vehicles and killed on Interstate 795 late Monday night after he appeared to jump from a highway overpass in Owings Mills, according to Maryland State Police.
The drivers of the vehicles that struck him did not...