Events, Government

Governor Hogan honors Korean War veterans, families

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan this week honored more than 100 Korean War veterans, families, and surviving spouses at a welcome home reception co-hosted by the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs. The governor presented a Governor’s Citation to Dr. Paul Cunningham, president of the Korean War Veterans Association. “It is such an incredible honor to have …


Emergency Response, Government, Traffic

Active shooter exercise to be held at Martin State Airport

MIDDLE RIVER, MD – Middle River residents should be aware of an important military training exercise to be held this week. Councilwoman Cathy Bevins reports that the Maryland Air National Guard will be conducting an active shooter exercise on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. The exercise will take place from 10 a.m. – noon at Martin State Airport, located at 701 …


Maryland renews cooperative agreement with Japanese region

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Monday joined Governor Yuji Kuroiwa of Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan to sign and renew a Memorandum of Understanding between Maryland and Kanagawa. The renewal highlights the regions’ shared commitment to advancing the life sciences and health care as well as the potential for health-related collaboration in other industry sectors including cybersecurity and robotics. “It …

Weekend heat indices to exceed 100

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Local residents should prepare for a hot, steamy weekend ahead. Heat and humidity will continue to increase late this week and into at least the first part of the upcoming weekend, according to the National Weather Service. The remnants of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Barry could lead to widespread showers and thunderstorms lingering into Thursday afternoon and evening. High …

Councilman Marks: former Rite Aid in Nottingham to become adult day center

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Monday praised plans to redevelop the former Rite Aid building located at 9708 Belair Road in Nottingham/Perry Hall (21236). The empty facility will be renovated into an adult day center specializing in meeting the needs of senior adult with dementia. “This redevelopment will not only bring new activity to an unused building in Perry …

Smoke alarms recalled due to failure to alert

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Consumers should be aware of an important smoke detector recall. Some Universal Security Instruments smoke alarms have a misaligned internal switch causing the alarms to not activate properly, posing a risk of failure to alert consumers to a fire. This recall involves Universal Security Instruments 10-year, battery-operated ionization smoke and fire alarms with model numbers MI3050S and …