Emergency Response, Real Estate, Science

Councilman Marks: rat exterminations planned in Castlemill Circle area

WHITE MARSH, MD – Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that rat exterminations will be conducted in June in the Castlemill Circle area of White Marsh, following up on rodent control plans from 2018. In 2018, at the request of Councilman Marks and then-Delegate Christian Miele, Baltimore County performed two exterminations in the Castlemill Circle area. Advertisement During …


Emergency Response, Traffic

Maryland State Police to target impaired, aggressive, distracted drivers over Memorial Day weekend

PIKESVILLE, MD – With extra traffic expected this Memorial Day weekend, additional Maryland state troopers will be on patrol and using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, respond quickly to highway incidents, and take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of travelers. Beginning Friday, troopers from each of the 23 Maryland State Police …


Two street robberies reported in Essex

ESSEX, MD – Police are investigating two street robberies that were reported in the Essex area this week. At 2:45 p.m., two individuals approached a juvenile on Timber Creek Court (21221) and, at gunpoint, demanded that the victim empty his pockets. The suspects stole the victim’s backpack and then fled on foot. The suspects then dropped the backpack and the …

Joppa shop sells winning $750K Multi-Match ticket

May 23 was truly a lucky night for one Maryland Lottery player. Lottery officials are looking for the Multi-Match player who won the game’s $750,000 jackpot in Thursday, May 23, drawing. The Multi-Match winner, who is the third player to hit a Multi-Match jackpot in 2019, can choose between the annuity and an estimated $425,000 cash option (before taxes). The …

Baltimore County government offices and facilities closed for Memorial Day holiday, no trash or yard waste collection on Monday

TOWSON, MD – Baltimore County government offices and the District and Circuit Courts will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019, in recognition of the Memorial 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 are free on the …

Parkville High, Eastern Tech students receive scholarships from Comcast

TOWSON, MD – Six Baltimore County Public Schools seniors were awarded $2,500 Leaders and Achievers® Scholarships from the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation. One of them, Shane Shakoor, a student at Loch Raven High School, was selected to receive an additional $7,500 Comcast Founders Scholarship. The other five BCPS students earning Leaders and Achievers® Scholarships are: Fopefoluwa Atanda, Milford Mill Academy Heather …