TU professor turns to first love: the written word

February 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

Thomas Bechtold, a lecturer of creative writing and composition at Towson University, concentrates on grading his students’ latest fiction pieces. (Photo by Rachel Buchanan/TU Student) By Rachel Buchanan One of Towson University English lecturer Thomas Bechtold’s earliest memories is telling [...]

Family, friends remember Rutherford

February 20, 2014 // 1 Comment

By Melissa Martin-Simmons Kendra Michelle Rutherford The two-story townhouse sits on the end of Fox Run Court in Reisterstown, Md. One square window with black panes is boarded up on each floor. Crime tape blows gently from a tree adjacent to the home. Kendra Michelle Rutherford, a 35-year-old West [...]

Student brings play to life at Towson

February 18, 2014 // 0 Comments

By Gabriella DeCampo Brandon Boyd, director of “The Colored Museum.” In the small Ruth Marder Studio Theater in the Center for the Arts building located on Towson University, a small group of students are standing under the spotlight performing the play they had been rehearsing for months. The [...]

TU’s Damas hits 1,000-point mark

February 18, 2014 // 1 Comment

By Logan Binder Senior forward Marcus Damas has finished many fast breaks during his three years on the Towson University Men’s Basketball team. But none were as meaningful as the one on Jan. 27. “I got the ball, passed it to Jerrelle Benimon, ran down the right wing, got the pass from [...]

Stone considers BC school board bill

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

By Bryan P. Sears of The Daily Record On Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, Sen. Norman Stone discusses supporting a bill that would create a hybrid appointed-elected school board in Baltimore County. (The Daily Record/Bryan P. Sears)  Over the last seven years Sen. Norman R. Stone Jr. has been a [...]

Winner Distributing Co. will lay off 125 workers in Baltimore County

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

By Lorraine Mirabella, The Baltimore Sun Winner Distributing Co., the Anheuser-Busch distributor for Baltimore and parts of Baltimore County, will lay off 125 workers at the end of the month, the company said in a notice to Maryland’s labor department. The layoffs are the result of a plant [...]

24K Without Power in Baltimore County, 100 Fallen Trees Close Roads

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

Posted by Elizabeth Janney of Patch (Editor) Baltimore County experienced massive power outages and a spate of road closures during the latest round of winter weather. Approximately 24,438 BGE customers were without power in Baltimore County, theutility company reported at 5:30 a.m. Thursday. [...]

Baltimore County to add 4 new speed cameras

February 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

By WMAR Staff Baltimore County is planning to add four speed cameras to streets near public schools sometime “in the near future,” the county’s police department announced on its blog. The new cameras will be placed near Joppa View Elementary School, Windsor Mill Elementary, Dundalk High [...]
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