| Jun 29, 2013
| 2:10 PM
The trash truck driver who police said caused the train derailment in Rosedale that triggered a fire and explosion said he slowed and looked as he approached the tracks but never saw or heard the CSX locomotive bearing down on him.
John Alban Jr. told a...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 3:53 PM
The rail transport company CSX is suing the truck driver involved in last month's Rosedale train crash, arguing that he did not take proper care when crossing the railroad tracks.
The suit, filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Baltimore, names John...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:51 PM
The girlfriend of a Baltimore man fatally shot in Rosedale in May was arrested in connection with his murder, along with another man with whom she was romantically involved, Baltimore County police said Thursday.
Robert Wynder, 23, was shot near a Shell...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Less than a month after a fiery train derailment in Rosedale, the Federal Railroad Administration Tuesday launched a smartphone mobile application to provide safety information about more than 200,000 highway-rail grade crossings.
The free app, Rail...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 1:28 PM
"Thank You" from the Patterson Mill High School Class of 2013!
The Patterson Mill High School PTSA Chemical Free Events Committee worked hard to FUNdraise over $20,000 for Chemical Free After Prom and After Graduation Parties for the Class of...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:04 PM
As violence gripped the border of Baltimore's Southwestern and Western police districts two Decembers ago, police thought Stanley Brunson was at its heart: He had been shot and was out for revenge, they said.
But when he shot Darnell Edwards in what...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 1:37 PM
More than 150 Baltimore County firefighters tackled a fire in a Rosedale strip mall Saturday afternoon, which appeared to have started in Jackie Chen's Chinese Restaurant, officials said.
At least six stores were involved in the three-alarm fire in the...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:11 PM
Minerva Virginia Batten, 98, formerly of Hedgesville, W.Va., died on Jan. 2, 2013, at Reeders Memorial Home in Boonsboro, Md.
Born Aug. 20, 1914, in Dargan, Md., she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Franklin Saylor and Mary Elizabeth Waters Saylor....
| Dec 19, 2012
| 7:24 PM
World War II veteran, Elvin Edward Thomas, 93, of Bunker Hill, W.Va., was called home Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, after a short illness.
Born Oct. 29, 1919, in Sun, W.Va., he was the son of the late Clarence Megginson and Amelia Thomas.
He received his high...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:09 PM
A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7 p.m. for much of the Baltimore area as a wintry mix of snow and sleet with pockets of freezing rain moves in from the south, the National Weather Service reported.
Forecasters said the mix of...
| May 5, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Baltimore County Police say a man was found dead this morning at a gas station in Rosedale after suffering at least one gunshot wound.
At 4:28 a.m., police and emergency medical personnel got a call for “unknown trouble” and responded to the...