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Sculpture in memory of Kamenetz to be dedicated in White Marsh on Wednesday

WHITE MARSH, MD—A sculpture commemorating the late County Executive Kevin Kamenetz will be dedicated in White Marsh this week. Plans for the sculpture were first announced in June of last year. The brushed metal sculpture with intertwined wings will be located at Greenleigh at Crossroads and is set to be dedicated on Wednesday to Kamenetz, who led the charge to …


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Kamenetz statue to be built at Greenleigh at Crossroads

Kevin Kamenetz will be memorialized with a statue and a park named in his honor at Greenleigh at Crossroads. The Baltimore Business Journal reports that the announcement was made at an event on Wednesday marking the halfway point in the $750 million development. The late Baltimore County Executive died of a heart attack on May 10 at 61 years of …


Don Mohler sworn in as Baltimore County Executive

Don Mohler was sworn in as Baltimore County Executive on Tuesday morning. Mohler was officially sworn in as the thirteenth Baltimore County Executive by Julie Ensor, Clerk of the Court, at the Towson courthouse. Story continues below Mohler was unanimously elected to fill the void left by the sudden passing of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz at age 60 earlier this …

Don Mohler selected as new interim Baltimore County Executive

The Baltimore County Council has elected Donald I. Mohler III as the 13th Baltimore County Executive to fill the remaining term of Kevin Kamenetz, who died earlier this month. Mohler had served as Chief of Staff to Kamenetz since 2010. He previously served as County Executive Jim Smith’s Acting Chief of Staff and Communications Director. “I am truly humbled,” said …

Councilman Marks invites comments on selection of interim Baltimore County Executive

In the wake of the passing of County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, County Councilman David Marks is asking for public feedback regarding the selection of the interim Baltimore County Executive. Councilman Marks writes: The death of Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz was a stunning and tragic event. The County Executive was a strong, smarter leader who contributed much to the region …

Funeral arrangements announced for County Executive Kamenetz

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz, who died overnight after suffering an apparent heart attack. Funeral services will be held at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, located at 7401 Park Heights Avenue in Pikesville, on Friday, May 11, at 2 p.m. Interment will then take place at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery – Berrymans Lane. Mourners are asked to …

County Executive Kevin Kamenetz dead at 60

UPDATE: Funeral arrangements have been announced – click here for details. Original story below… —— Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz – a Democratic candidate for the 2018 gubernatorial contest – died early Thursday morning at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center following a cardiac arrest. He was 60 years old. Kamenetz was at his home in Owings Mills, asleep, …

Pickleball is coming to a recreational court near you

Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that the county is embracing the latest all-ages fitness sports craze and re-striping 64 tennis, multi-purpose, and basketball courts around the county to also accommodate the game of pickleball, a paddle sport that combines elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong. The game was invented in 1965 in the Seattle area with the goal …