Business, Events, Police/Fire

Mission BBQ to honor first responders with free sandwich on 9/11

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Mission BBQ will honor America’s first responders with a free sandwich on September 11th. Known as Patriot Day, this year marks the 18th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. “We remember the service and sacrifice of the brave men and women from numerous Fire, Police and First Responder …


Events

Parkville 9/11 Path of Honor marks 8th year

An annual tradition lives on in Parkville. For the past right years, volunteers have erected 2,977 flags along Putty Hill Avenue, from Old Harford Road to Harford Road, in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The 2019 Path of Honor monument went up on Friday morning and is ready for Wednesday’s 18th …


Md. Public Service Commission seeks public input on BGE rate increase request

BALTIMORE, MD–The Maryland Public Service Commission will hold three public comment hearings on the request by Baltimore Gas and Electric Company to increase its electric distribution rates by $81.8 million and its gas service rates by $68.1 million, for a total of $149.9 million. BGE, a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, serves 1.9 million electric and gas customers in central Maryland. …

Baltimore County offices closed for Labor Day holiday

TOWSON, MD – Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts, will be closed on Monday, September 2, in recognition of the Labor Day holiday. Health Department clinics and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. All branches of the Baltimore County Public Library will be closed and parking meters will be free on …

Volunteers raise awareness in Nottingham to mark Overdose Awareness Day

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Volunteers took to the streets of Nottingham on Friday to raise awareness for those suffering from drug addiction. Volunteers from Hope’s Horizon and the Daniel Carl Torsch Foundation gathered and held signs that faced traffic at the intersection of Belair Road and Joppa Road (21236). International Overdose Awareness Day is a global event held on August 31 …

Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study meeting to be held in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – As part of the ongoing Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study, four preliminary alternatives will be presented to the public this fall. Thus far, data has shown that these preliminary corridor alternatives are the only corridors to sufficiently meet the purpose and need in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), according to the Maryland Transportation Authority. …