Business, Family, Health

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 …


Business, Entertainment, Events, Family

Perry Hall Food Trucks to celebrate Maryland Food Truck Week in Seven Courts

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Maryland Food Truck Week is here and Perry Hall Food Trucks will be celebrating. Every year, Maryland Food Truck Week gives visitors and residents a chance to dive into the unique culmination of culinary delights throughout Maryland. Initiated in the Greater Baltimore Metropolitan Area, food truck week has become the largest promotion on the local food truck scene, gathering …


BurgerFi celebrates grand opening on THE AVENUE at White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The White Marsh area’s newest burger joint is officially open for business. BurgerFi held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting on THE AVENUE at White Marsh on Friday morning. The new restaurant is offering $5 burgers this weekend to celebrate. All active military and veterans will also receive a free star spangled custard. BurgerFi, founded in South Florida in 2011, …

Maryland Natural Resources Police enforcing ‘Operation Dry Water’ to curb impaired boating

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Independence Day holiday weekend means more boaters on the water, which can also bring an increase in boating incidents and fatalities. From July 3-5, the Maryland Natural Resources Police will partner with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators and the U.S. Coast Guard in the Operation Dry Water campaign of awareness and enforcement to reduce boating …

Olszewski announces hybrid Baltimore County Summer Youth Employment Program

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Amid the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Thursday announced that Baltimore County will provide an innovative Summer Youth Employment Program that will offer a hybrid of virtual training and onsite opportunities. “While we’re still in uncharted territory, we remain committed to providing our young people with opportunities to gain job experience that …

Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks summer camps open for registration

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks PAL Recreation Centers will open for summer camp beginning Monday, July 6, at limited capacity. Spaces are still available for registration. Programs are free and open to participants ages 8 to 17 and will include active games, arts and crafts, outdoor athletics, life skills and other activities. All registrants will also …

THE AVENUE at White Marsh cancels 2020 THE AVENUE LIVE concert series

NOTTINGHAM, MD—THE AVENUE at White Marsh has decided to cancel their 2020 summer concert series, officials announced on Tuesday. The official announcement reads as follows: After very careful consideration and much discussion, the decision has been made to postpone THE AVENUE LIVE music series and our Tots@10:00 program until 2021. We look forward to the return of these very popular …

Free breakfast, lunch available at 81 BCPS locations throughout the summer

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Summer Meals program, offered each year by Baltimore County Public Schools, is officially up and running. At all sites, youth, 18 years of age and younger, receive a breakfast and lunch on Monday through Wednesday. On Thursday, students receive two breakfasts and two lunches for Thursday and Friday. Meals are not distributed on Friday. Service will continue through …