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Wells Fargo Bank in Parkville robbed

October 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Three men robbed a Wells Fargo Bank in Parkville Saturday and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said. Police said they do not have a description of the vehicle or the three suspects. They are asking the public to come forward with any information. According to police, the three men [...]

Man transports himself to hospital after being shot in car

October 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

The Baltimore County police violent crimes unit is investigating a non-fatal shooting that occurred at 4 a.m. Saturday in the 1000 block of Elton Avenue in Dundalk. According to police, the adult male victim said that he was sitting in his car when he was shot in his upper body through the window. [...]

Local artist explores the meaning of masculinity

October 10, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Malena Khan Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer It’s Thursday afternoon and prior to teaching an art class at Towson University, Matthew Sherwood walks through the MFA studio in the Center for the Arts. He passes paintings of city landscapes, abstract sculptures and finally stops in front of a [...]

Solana Beach is more than just the beach

October 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Kyana Miller Baltimore Watchdog Contributor Take a walk through a luscious park covered in large trees and observe the people laying out and enjoying the beautiful day. Just a few steps further and there is nothing but sand and surf. People melt their troubles away in the sun and catch waves on [...]

Gentrification does not occur by accident, law professor says

October 9, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Caitlin Moynihan Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Dr. Wendell PritchettPhoto from Penn Law School The gentrification of city neighborhoods does not happen by accident, but rather is the consequence of government policy and free market forces, an expert on urban planning said during a speech at [...]

Alaska: Where the wild things are

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Zach Turner Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Situated just beyond the Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward, Alaska, has some of the most breathtaking natural beauty found here in America. “The fact that it is nestled in the corner of the Kenai Fjords makes it so picturesque that it is beyond [...]

Taking the politics out of Washington

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By D. Chris Draughn Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer A tall schooner of beer sits in front of commuter Jeff Mabe. The 35-year-old lifts the glass as he surveys the Roman centurions standing guard above the massive room, takes a sip and looks out over his fellow commuters rushing to catch trains. [...]

Sarbanes taps 23-year-old to run re-election campaign

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Dante U. Barboy Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Andrew Mallinoff knew he wanted to work in politics when he was 16 years old, after volunteering with his father to put up signs for different Democratic campaigns. Seeing that the 2008 election between Barack Obama and John McCain would be [...]

Police search for suspects in Reisterstown stabbing

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Baltimore County police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for a non-fatal stabbing that occurred on Sept. 27 at an apartment building near Hanover Pike and Westminster Pike in Reisterstown. According to police, just after 11 p.m. an unidentified caller [...]

Chandler calls for new academic buildings at TU

October 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Sam Shelton Baltimore Watchdog Staff Writer Tim Chandler Towson University Interim President Timothy Chandler advocated for the construction of new science and health professions buildings, along with other projects, at a town hall-style meeting Wednesday afternoon. He said the two new buildings [...]
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