| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
J.T. Barker sometimes lives in the woods near Veterans Park in Dundalk and at other times sleeps in the shadows of an industrial park.
On a recent hot and muggy day, the 43-year-old homeless man found a little relief in the air conditioning at the Health...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:33 PM
A 22-year-old Rosedale woman was fatally struck by a CSX train Friday afternoon in what Baltimore County police said appears to be an accident.
The victim was identified as April Marie Jones of the 7900 block of Oakdale Ave. in Rosedale.
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Alaina Grubb, 31, wanted to do something stimulating and fun with her young niece and nephew the other day, so she took them to the county library in Woodlawn.
Seriously. The library.
Specifically, the Arbutus woman took Hayden Grubb, 5, and her 4-...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 9:06 PM
Richard Eugene “Tom” Jones, 85, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2013, at his home.
Born Aug. 3, 1927, in Fort Gibson, Okla., Richard was the son of the late Richard Mangus Jones and Dora Grigsby Jones.
He was raised...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Baltimore County fire officials say one person was found dead in a house fire Sunday morning in the Rosedale area.
Officials said county fire units were dispatched to the 1300 block of Seling Avenue for a house fire and reported there was possibly one...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Emergencies involving dangerous chemicals have resulted in at least 156 Maryland hospitalizations and six deaths since 2001, according to information available through a new interactive feature on baltimoresun.com.
Chemical safety has been the subject...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:54 PM
A plan to open an Edgemere residential program for homeless women is stirring concern among some residents in southeastern Baltimore County, highlighting a struggle that advocates for the homeless say they face in finding space for hundreds of people in...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:04 PM
An Essex truck driver faces hundreds of dollars in fines but no jail time after a Baltimore County police investigation found him at fault in the Rosedale train derailment that caused a fire and chemical explosion and injured several people last month....
| 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...
| 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...