Business, Events, Politics

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center to hold special event commemorating Black History Month

ROSEDALE, MD—MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center will celebrate Black History Month throughout February by honoring the contributions of six extraordinary African Americans to U.S. history, and welcoming Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski III, president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), to speak on March 1, 2020. The free community event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. in the …


Events, Politics

Important deadlines announced for 2020 Presidential Primary Election, Special General Election for 7th Congressional District

TOWSON, MD—The 2020 Special General Election for the 7th Congressional District will coincide with the 2020 Presidential Primary Election on Tuesday, April 28, 2020. Voters may vote by absentee ballot, visit their local early voting center during early voting, which takes place April 16 through April 23, or they can go to their polling place on Election Day. Important deadlines …


Wrestling star Kurt Angle to appear in Joppa on Saturday

JOPPA, MD—Fans of professional wrestling might want to clear their schedules this coming weekend. Wrestling legend Kurt Angle will be appearing at MCW Pro Wrestling’s “Anniversary 2020” event in Joppa. The event will take place on Saturday, February 22, at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.). Angle is currently signed to WWE where he works as a backstage producer. …

Baltimore County offices to be closed for Presidents Day

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts, will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020 in recognition of Presidents Day. Health department clinics, libraries and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. Parking meters must be fed and Baltimore County Revenue Authority parking garages will be open as usual. Trash and recyclables …

First Lady Melania Trump to visit sick children in Maryland on Valentine’s Day

BETHESDA, MD—First Lady Melania Trump will celebrate Valentine’s Day by visiting with seriously ill children staying at The Children’s Inn at NIH while they are participating in groundbreaking clinical trials and studies at the National Institutes of Health. For the third year in a row, FLOTUS will spend Valentine’s Day with the children at The Children’s Inn. Over the past …

Tour the Maryland State Police Aviation Command later this month in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Have you ever wanted to get an up-close look at a Maryland State Police medevac chopper? You’ll have an opportunity to do just that later this month in Middle River. Maryland State Police personnel have been serving the state from above since 1954 when it acquired its first aircraft, a donated, two-seat, radio-equipped airplane. On March 19, 1970, …

The Avenue announces 2020 outdoor summer concert series lineup

WHITE MARSH, MD—Live music returns to The Avenue at White Marsh this summer. The Avenue Live outdoor music series kicks off on Friday, May 22, 2020 and will continue every Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., through Saturday, August 29th. Patrons can enjoy patio dining or grab a bite from one of The Avenue’s eateries and bring a …

Police training exercise to be held in Middle River this week

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A police training exercise will be held in the Middle River area later this week. The Baltimore County Police Department will be participating in an exercise hosted by the Maryland Air National Guard to practice an integrated response between the National Guard Security Forces and the BCoPD during a critical incident. The exercise will be held on Thursday, …