Business, Education, Family, Police/Fire

Crossing guards needed in Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department needs men and women to serve as school crossing guards. Police say serving as a crossing guard is an ideal way to become more involved in the local community while getting paid to do so. Parents, grandparents, college students, or anyone who wants to help insure the safety of children to and from school …


Business, Entertainment, Family, Health

AMC Theatres White Marsh to reopen this week

WHITE MARSH, MD—Governor Larry Hogan last week announced that movie theaters could begin to open as part of entering Stage Three of the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery. This week, AMC Theaters White Marsh will do just that. The cinema located on THE AVENUE at White Marsh will reopen to the public on Thursday, September 10, 2020. Under Stage Three, …


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 …

New option for BCPS families: outdoor enrollment

TOWSON, MD—Many parents and caregivers who need to enroll their children in Baltimore County Public Schools – or renew shared domicile status or verify residency – will have the opportunity to do so in person. Most BCPS schools will offer outdoor registration opportunities through Friday, Sept. 18. Parents and caregivers can visit the websites of their children’s schools for dates, …

Councilman Marks: Carney Elementary multi-purpose court, other park projects under way

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday provided an update on recreation and parks projects completed in and around the Nottingham area: Carney Elementary School, Baltimore County is currently rebuilding the multi-purpose court at the school. Work is slated to run through September or early October for this $66,000 project, weather permitting. Halstead Academy, Loch Raven Community Center, …

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, …

Governor Hogan announces renewal of affordable housing program for Marylanders With disabilities

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Friday announced that the State of Maryland would renew its partnership with The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation to implement the Affordable Rental Housing Opportunities for People with Disabilities initiative. This collaborative effort, overseen jointly by the Maryland Departments of Disabilities (MDOD), Housing and Community Development (DHCD), and Health (MDH), will finance the creation of …

BCPS middle school, high school students, parents asked to stop performing device updates

TOWSON, MD—After extensive testing, Baltimore County Public Schools released instructions to parents about how to perform student device updates. As students and parents followed the directions, their experiences were wide and varied, resulting in inconsistent success. Due to these inconsistencies, the BCPS Department of Information Technology is asking parents and students not to perform these device updates at this time. …