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Minister outlines the difference between good and evil

February 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Sylvia A. Bolls Rick James talks about the difference between good and evil at Towson University. Society can learn to combat evil by having people know the difference between making a good decision against a bad one, a minister from Campus Crusades for Christ said Monday. Speaking to an [...]

Police briefs for Feb. 24

February 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Police investigate fatal accident Baltimore County Police are investigating the death of a man in a fatal one-car crash that occurred Tuesday afternoon. Police said the victim ran his vehicle into a tree in the 1600 block of Orlando Road in Towson at about 2:30 p.m. There were no other vehicles [...]

Four local acts chosen to perform at Tigerfest concert

February 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Jai-Leen James Four local music acts were chosen Friday to open for the still unannounced headliner for Towson University’s annual Spring Tigerfest concert. The four acts were picked from a pool of seven performers who auditioned for Tigerfest during the Bring the Noise “battle of the [...]

BC students get free software from Microsoft

February 21, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Bria Jenkins Students in the Baltimore County public schools now have free access to Microsoft Office 365 Proplus for up to five computer devices under a new program designed to bring students into the 21st century. The software program, which was approved by the Board of Education last [...]

Police briefs for Feb. 20

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Man found dead A 51-year-old man was pronounced dead at the Owings Mills metro station Wednesday in what police are calling a “sudden death.” A Maryland Transit Administration police officer found the victim, George Howard Russo, in the bus loop shortly after county police and fire personnel [...]

TU hires new general counsel

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

Towson University announced today that it has appointed Traevena L. Byrd as the school’s new general counsel, effective April 6. Byrd will serve as the legal advisor to the president and university executives officers. She will also lead the Office of University Counsel, serve on the [...]

Towson University’s cultural diversity event highlights lives free of fear

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Victoria Anastasi Baltimore musician Navasha Daya Baltimore musician Navasha Daya made her way to the raised center stage at Towson University’s West Village Commons Wednesday night decked out in, well, gold. Gold earrings. Gold bangles. Gold boots. Gold – everything. Daya and her band [...]

Measles outbreak sparks review of local procedures

February 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Jay Greene The measles outbreak in Disneyland last December and the cases popping up closer to home have prompted Baltimore County officials to review local health procedures so they would know how to respond should the highly contagious respiratory disease come to Maryland. In the public [...]

New art teachers hope to inspire future generations

February 18, 2015 // 6 Comments

By Joe Robertson The Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore is hosting a series of galleries presenting the work of more than 150 graduate students’ thesis projects through May 1. Sharon Kusiak showcases her art work at MICA. The Fox Building on 1303 W. Mount Royal Ave. hosted the [...]

County recognizes local astronaut

February 18, 2015 // 0 Comments

By Sherline Hawkins A Baltimore County native who worked at the International Space Station for six months received a hero pin for bravery and sacrifice from County Executive Kevin Kamenetz Tuesday. Reid Wiseman of Cockeysville was celebrated during a ceremony before county officials, friends and [...]
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