Travel: Partying down in Amish Country

April 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Philip Roszak It’s Friday night. You and your friends stand in a new, white-walled gallery in the back of an old brick machine shop and study challenging digital photo collages. The pieces, by a local artist, blend images of people with advertisements, skylines, landscapes, fire and explosion. [...]

Does smoking lower health care costs?

April 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Tyler Beard The United States would spend more money on heath care if everyone in the country gave up smoking tobacco products, a Towson University economics professor said Tuesday night. Dr. Shantanu Bagchi says health care costs are lower because of smokers.Photo by Tyler Beard Dr. Shantanu [...]

Police find man who was missing

April 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Police have found an Essex man with Asperger’s Syndrome who was missing overnight Friday in Baltimore County. Daniel Lee Harbo, 23, was located safe early Sunday morning, police said. According to police, Harbo had been missing since Friday morning when he was last seen on the 9000 block of [...]

Police investigating robbery of man in front of his home

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Baltimore County police are investigating an incident in which a 72-year-old manwas robbed in front of his home March 16. This incident occurred on the 7000 block of Bexhill Road at approximately 4:20 a.m., police said. Police said an unknown suspect struck the man on his head and took his money [...]

Council member proposes bill for new schools

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Jai-Leen James The Baltimore County Council will consider a bill next week that calls for reserving land in the Honeygo area of Perry Hall for the construction of a new middle and high school for the district. Councilman David Marks, R-District Five, said Bill 21-15 was needed because the [...]

Juvenile hit by car while running from police

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

A juvenile was hit by a car as he attempted to run away from a Baltimore County police officer late Thursday morning, police said. Police responded to a report of a large group fighting in the parking lot of the Newtown Village Shopping Center on Groffs Mill Road in Owings Mills just before noon on [...]

Journalist recounts her days as a ‘disappeared’

April 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Tim Anderson Argentine journalist Miriam Lewin told a filled Towson University lecture hall that she still fears for her life 30 years after being disappeared and tortured by the Argentine military. “I don’t feel safe,” Lewin said while speaking at Towson as a part of a nationwide tour to [...]

Police looking for missing man

April 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

Baltimore County Police are seeking public assistance to help locate a 69-years-old man who suffers from dementia, police said. Larry Nelson Young is a black male who is 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs 260 pounds, police said. He has brown eyes, and black hair with gray spots throughout, police [...]

Third person shot in last 24 hours

March 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday night in Owings Mills that left a man injured. Police were called to an area hospital on Sunday night where an adult male was being treated for a gunshot wound, police said. According to police, the victim said he was shot a [...]

Man killed in Halethorpe shooting

March 30, 2015 // 0 Comments

One man is dead and another is injured after an early Sunday morning shooting in Halethorpe, police said. Police said they responded to a call for a shooting in the 2500 block of Gehb Avenue at about  2 a.m. Sunday.  Police said they found a man in the driver’s seat of a car suffering from an [...]
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