Latest Episode of “Hello Baltimore County” TV Program Now Airing

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 4, 2016 CONTACT:  Ellen Kobler 410-887-3835 (o), 410-365-2834 (c) ekobler@baltimorecountymd.gov                                Latest Episode of “Hello Baltimore County” TV Program Now Airing Towson, MD – The current edition of Baltimore County’s half-hour cable television public affairs show, “Hello Baltimore...

UPDATED: Cabinet Secretaries and Directors to Visit Baltimore County

For immediate release: February 11, 2018 Contact: Shareese Churchill shareese.churchill@maryland.gov 410-974-2316 Cabinet Secretaries and Directors to Visit Baltimore County ANNAPOLIS, MD – Following the Regional Cabinet Meeting on Monday, February 12, 2018, Governor Larry Hogan's cabinets ecretaries and directors will tour Baltimore County...

County to Make Major Improvements at Intersection of Towsontown Boulevard and Osler Drive

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 27, 2016 CONTACT: Ellen Kobler 410-887-3835 (o), 410-365-2834 (c) ekobler@baltimorecountymd.gov County to Make Major Improvements at Intersection of Towsontown Boulevard and Osler Drive - Upgrades to ease congestion near hospitals and Towson University Towson, MD – Baltimore...

Former Superintendent Dance Pleads Guilty to Perjury

Former Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent S. Dallas Dance pleaded guilty this morning to four counts of perjury for failing to disclose nearly $150,000 he was paid for private consulting work while he was...

Baltimore County Workforce Innovation Plan open for public comment

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25, 2016 CONTACT: Fronda Cohen 410-887-8032 office 410-967-6970 cell fcohen@baltimorecountymd.gov Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act local plan open for public comment Towson, MD -- Baltimore County’s blueprint for implementing the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act is...

State Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam Announces Retirement

By The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland State Sen. Shirley Nathan-Pulliam is retiring. The Baltimore County Democrat made the announcement Sunday in a letter to Senate leadership. The 80-year-old lawmaker is citing health issues. She...

Following Court Loss, Ervin Keeps Options Open

By Deborah Bailey, Special to the AFRO All options are still on the table for Maryland gubernatorial candidate Valerie Ervin as the days wind down before the start of early voting on June 14 and Maryland’s...

Young adult job services expanded in Baltimore County

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 22, 2016 CONTACT:  Fronda Cohen 410-887-8032 (o) 410-967-6970 (c) fcohen@baltimorecountymd.gov Job readiness training for young adults expands $1 million grant to CCBC will provide educational programming, employment services Towson, MD -- Jobs are out there for young adults who have...

Earvin: `Maryland is ready for a woman of color at the top of the...

By Sean Yoes, Baltimore AFRO Editor, syoes@afro.com Valerie Ervin, the former running mate of Kevin Kamenetz, the gubernatorial candidate who died suddenly last week, today decided she would pursue the governor’s mansion at the top of ticket. Ervin,...

First Black Woman CAO of Baltimore County

By J. K. Schmid, Special to the AFRO Stacy L. Rodgers, was recently named County Administrative Officer (CAO) by County Executive Johnny Olszewski. She is the first Black woman and second female CAO for Baltimore County. Before...

Revised: Oregon Ridge Nature Center expands with new $190,000 nature pavilion

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 13, 2016 CONTACT:  Ellen Kobler 410-887-3835 (o), 410-365-2834 (c) ekobler@baltimorecountymd.gov REVISED - - Oregon Ridge Nature Center expands with new $190,000 nature pavilion Towson, MD – Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz led a festive ribbon-cutting this morning...

Balt. Co. Executive, Gubernatorial Candidate Kamenetz Dies Suddenly

By Sean Yoes, Baltimore AFRO Editor, syoes@afro.com Kevin Kamenetz, the two-term Baltimore County Executive and gubernatorial candidate died early this morning of cardiac arrest, sending shockwaves across the state. He was 60. According to a press release by...

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