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Brochin calls for recount in narrow Baltimore County executive Democratic primary

Images via Twitter/John Olszewski Jr. campaign website

Sorry, Baltimore County Dems, but it could be at least another week before you know your official candidate for this fall’s county executive general election.

Feds charge three men in string of Baltimore County robberies

From left: Demar Brown, Kamar Beckles and Jashon Fields. Photos via Baltimore County Police Department

Three men from out of state were charged with conspiracy and interstate transportation of stolen property related to nearly 20 home break-ins in northern Baltimore County, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced yesterday.

Report: Councilman Questions Fiscal Responsibility of Building New Dulaney High

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Baltimore County Councilman Tom Quirk in a new interview with WYPR questioned the fiscal prudence of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz’s recent decision to build a new Dulaney High School in Timonium.

After Years of Pressure From Parents, County Agrees to Replace Dulaney High School

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Following multiple calls to replace Dulaney High School in Timonium, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz agreed to set aside funding for a new school in 2019, according to several reports.

UPDATE: After Cracking String of Package Thefts, Baltimore County Police Track Down Quilt’s Owner

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UPDATE (Tuesday, Jan. 23): Baltimore County police say they have tracked down the rightful owner of a hand-sewn quilt stolen in a string of package thefts.

Mom, Daughter Reunited After ‘Acquaintance’ Steals Car in Essex, Drives Away with Baby

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A mother and her daughter have been reunited after a harrowing ordeal today in which police say a woman stole another woman’s Mazda and drove it 13 miles — all with a six-month child sitting in the back.

Baltimore Co. Cops Stop Community College Classroom Fight from Escalating into Shooting

Kenneth Sharp, 27. Photo via Baltimore County Police.

A fight escalated rather quickly on Wednesday night at the Owings Mills campus of the Community College of Baltimore County. Fortunately, police were there to stop it just before a gun could have been drawn.

MDTA Seeks Your Opinion on Where to Put the Third Bay Bridge

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The Maryland Transportation Authority wants to know where you think an additional bridge should be added to traverse the Chesapeake Bay.

In Push for ‘Unfettered Access,’ Baltimore County Gives All Students Public Library Accounts

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In a push to keep young minds curious and information unrestricted, Baltimore County schools and libraries have partnered up to give every public school student automatic library card privileges.