Events, Police/Fire

Nineteen years after 9/11 terrorist attacks, TSA remains focused on evolving challenges

WASHINGTON, DC—The Transportation Security Administration hosted a 9/11 commemoration event on Friday morning at the agency’s headquarters in Arlington, Va., to mark the 19th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, remember the victims, and honor their families. “September 11th was a traumatic day and a tragedy that continues to be felt by all Americans, including many TSA employees who …


Education, Events, Sci-Tech

BCPS students invited to participate in back-to-school Instagram Live, student leadership training

TOWSON, MD—Two new Baltimore County Student Councils events this September are designed to allow students’ voices to be heard and to offer them assistance in becoming more effective leaders. On Wednesday, September 16, from 3 – 4 p.m., students are invited to participate in an Instagram Live conversation with Student Member of the Board Josh Muhumuza, a Dundalk High senior, …


We Back Blue Ride rolls through Parkville [VIDEO]

PARKVILLE, MD—The We Back Blue Ride rolled through Parkville over the weekend. The ride honored our nation’s police heroes and paid tribute to fallen Officer Amy Caprio, who was killed in the line of duty in Perry Hall back in 2018. Things kicked off at 11 a.m. on Sunday at The New Green Room Billiards in Dundalk, then went over …

White Marsh, Perry Hall Food Trucks weekly schedule for 9/7–9/13 announced

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The weekly lineups for Perry Hall Food Trucks and White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company’s Food Truck Tuesday have been announced (NOTE: the Parkville Food Trucks events have wrapped up for the season). This week’s Perry Hall Food Trucks schedule is as follows: Sep 9, Wednesday, 4-8PM: Food Truck Dinner – Bistro Lunchbox Sep 11, Friday, 4-8PM: Food Truck Dinner …

Parkville 9/11 Path of Honor marks 9th year

PARKVILLE, MD—An annual tradition lives on in Parkville. For the past nine years, volunteers have placed 2,977 American 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 2020 Path of Honor monument went up on Friday morning and is ready for …

Labor Day gas prices lowest in four year, fueling end-of-summer road trips

TOWSON, MD—As the Labor Day holiday weekend approaches, travelers are taking to the roadways rather than flying or using other modes of transportation, according to AAA – but they aren’t opting for the usual tourist spots, as concerns over the coronavirus continue to shape travel plans. Lower gas prices are also helping to fuel the demand for family road trips, …

Councilman Marks seeks pause on Gerst Farm development, will hold three community meetings

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday announced that he would be seeking to pause development on Gerst Farm in Perry Hall. “This morning, I informed the developer of the Gerst Farm project that I will not bring Resolution 80-20 forward for a vote on Tuesday. “As a resident of Perry Hall for 42 years and the longest-serving …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to fall heading into Labor Day weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state continue to fall heading into the Labor Day weekend. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, there have been 110,831 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 2,019,324 tests. The statewide positivity rate stands at …