Events, Family, Politics

Dedication ceremony to be held at Nottingham bridge in honor of local heroes

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A dedication ceremony will be held in Nottingham to honor two local heroes. The dedication ceremony for the bridge at White Marsh Boulevard and Belair Road will be held at 8200 Belair Road (in the parking lot of American Freight Furniture and Mattress that overlooks the bridge) at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 24, according to Councilman David Marks. …


Police/Fire

Maryland State Police issue hundreds of distracted driving citations during statewide initiative

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland State Police issued hundreds of citations and warnings related to distracted driving violations as part of a statewide effort on Thursday to combat the issue on Maryland roads. The initiative was conducted in partnership with the Maryland Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office and AAA Mid-Atlantic as part of Distracted Driving Awareness Month. It was …


Pedestrian struck, killed while crossing Pulaski Highway

WHITE MARSH, MD—A 31-year-old woman has died after being struck while crossing Pulaski Highway on Friday night. Police say Megan Frazier, of the 1200-block of Fairley Way (21205), died on Saturday morning at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center after she was hit by a vehicle on Friday night. Frazier was struck by a 2019 Toyota Tacoma as she crossed the …

Governor Hogan announces new work group to address hate crimes against Asian Americans [VIDEO]

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Friday announced the formation of a statewide work group charged with developing strategies, recommendations, and actions to address the rise in violence and discrimination targeting the Asian American community. He has named former U.S. Attorney for the District of Maryland Robert K. Hur to chair the workgroup and spearhead this effort. “This workgroup, one of …

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck returns to THE AVENUE at White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Get ready, parents. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck returns to THE AVENUE at White Marsh on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 10 a.m. The mobile pop-up shop is a food truck that offers artisan pastries, petit four mini cakes, and gourmet chocolates with a Hello Kitty twist. Hello Kitty is the cat-like character created by Japan’s Sanrio. Over the …

Councilman Marks: Rat extermination planned in Perry Hall neighborhood

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday announced that rat extermination will occur in a targeted area of Perry Hall/Nottingham. Exterminators will work near Slater Avenue (21236) where there have been reports of rodents over the past two weeks. Working with Baltimore County Code Enforcement, inspectors have been dispatched to the properties that seemed to be generating the …

Parkville police precinct to plant tree to commemorate National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

PARKVILLE, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department’s Parkville Precinct, in commemoration of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 18–24, 2021, will be planting and dedicating a tree at the station. The ceremony will take place at 1 p.m. on Wednesday April 21 to raise awareness about crime victims’ issues and rights and to introduce the community to the important resources and …

Brix in the Stix to hold grand opening in Kingsville April 16-18

KINGSVILLE, MD—There’s a new sports bar in town. Brix in the Stix will be holding a grand opening event in Kingsville on April 16, 17, & 18, 2021. The new establishment was formerly known as El’s County Line Bar and Grill. Here are the bands that will be performing at Brix for grand opening weekend: Friday, April 16: Crossland Outlaws, …