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ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 positivity rate, hospitalizations see slight uptick

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Saturday reported that statewide COVID-19 hospitalizations ticked slightly higher over the past 24 hours. As of Saturday morning, there have been 72,467 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland.  The statewide positivity rate is now at 4.55%, a slight increase from …


Crime, Police/Fire

Suspect in Perry Hall Chick-Fil-A robbery arrested, identified

PERRY HALL, MD—Police made a quick arrest, moments after a robbery at the Chick-Fil-A restaurant in Perry Hall on Thursday afternoon, thanks to the detailed information provided by witnesses. At just after 1 p.m., officers responded to the Chick-Fil-A in the 8800-block of Belair Road (21236) for a report of a robbery. The suspect entered the business and announced an …


Maryland child care moves forward as part of State’s overall Stage 2 recovery

BALTIMORE, MD—In tandem with the State of Maryland’s advancement into Stage 2 of Governor Hogan’s Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery, the Maryland State Department of Education is moving forward as outlined in “Maryland Together: Maryland’s Recovery Plan for Child Care.” As additional family and center-based child care programs reopen, the state will transition away from unlicensed return to only authorizing …

Frosh: Governor Hogan must reverse course, authorize vote-by-mail

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh on Friday released a statement calling on Governor Larry Hogan to reverse course and authorize vote-by-mail for the November election, despite the associated risks. The Heritage Foundation‘s voter fraud database, which has been in existence for four years, has surged to 1,285 proven instances of voter fraud in America (fact sheet). Just this …

Pair of burglaries reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a pair of burglaries that were reported in the Parkville area. Sometime between 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, and 12:30 a.m. on Monday, July 6, an individual entered a residence in the 7900-block of Oakdale Avenue (21234) via an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect stole the doorbell from the front door and the security …

Moderate rain bands creeping westward as Tropical Storm Fay passes Ocean City

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Tropical Storm Fay is “buzzing the tower” in the Baltimore area on Friday as the storm creeps along the East Coast. At around 5 a.m. on Friday morning, the National Weather Service said that Tropical Storm Fay would move northward along the coast throughout the day, with the heaviest rain expected to remain near and east of the Chesapeake …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations fall by double digits

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that statewide COVID-19 hospitalizations decreased by double digits over the past 24 hours. As of Friday morning, there have been 71,910 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland.  The statewide positivity rate is now at 4.34%, a decrease from …

Fresh Express recalls products containing iceberg lettuce, red cabbage, carrots due to potential Cyclospora risk

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Fresh Express, out of an abundance of caution, has issued a voluntary recall of branded and private label salad products produced at its Streamwood, IL facility that contain iceberg lettuce, red cabbage, and/or carrot ingredients due to a possible health risk from Cyclospora. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, over 200 illnesses have been reported in …