Government, Traffic

New speed humps installed on Ridge Road

New speed humps were completed along Ridge Road in southern Perry Hall/Nottingham on Friday. Councilwoman Cathy Bevins says that a resident had requested traffic calming measures for Ridge Road in March of last year, but the road didn’t qulaify. That led Councilwoman Bevins to pass Resolution 45-16, directing the Planning Board and the Department of Public Works to review and …


Emergency Response

Apartment fire reported in Parkville

Crews responded to the scene of an apartment fire in Parkville on Thursday. On Thursday afternoon, firefighters responded to the 2300 block of Tarleton Lane, according to Baltimore County Breaking News. At the scene, crews found a fire that the blaze had begun in the kitchen of an apartment. The flames were quickly extinguished. There has been no word on …


Hello Kitty Pop-Up Cafe Truck returning to The Avenue

Get ready, parents. The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck will be returning to The Avenue at White Marsh on August 26, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The mobile pop-up shop is a food truck that offers artisan pastries, petit four mini cakes, and gourmet chocolates with a Hello Kitty twist. Hello Kitty is the cat-like character created by Japan’s Sanrio. …

Body of missing boater found near Hart-Miller Island

The body of a Pennsylvania man who went missing on Wednesday evening has been recovered near Hart-Miller Island. The Maryland Natural Resources Police tweeted that the body of the 56-year-old man had been found on Thursday morning. Recovery crews called off the search for the man shortly after 6 p.m. on Wednesday. Authorities say the victim, who has not yet …

Nottingham cook wins $20K with Md. Lottery scratch-off

Sheila Bloodsworth, a 48-year-old cook from Nottingham, is rolling in the dough after winning a $20,000 prize playing a $1,000 Frenzy scratch-off from the Maryland Lottery. The culinary breakfast specialist found her lucky instant ticket when she stopped by the Nottingham Shell at 7533 Belair Road to get gas and buy $1,000 Frenzy scratch-offs. The $10 game is her favorite …

Red Lion Road shut down due to power lines on fire

UPDATE: The fire has been extinguished and Red Lion Road has been reopened. Original story below… —— A White Marsh road was shut down on Thursday morning due to power lines catching fire. At about 8 a.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reported that Red Lion Road had been closed in the 11000 block. BGE and Verizon are currently on …