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Winter Storm Warning issued for northern Baltimore County

As heavy snowfall spreads throughout the area on Thursday, the National Weather Service has now issued a Winter Storm Warning for northern Baltimore County. The NWS had previously issued a Winter Weather Advisory, but the precipitation thus far as been snowier and heavier than expected. Officials now believe the area could see 4 to 6 inches of snow, with a with …


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Winter Weather Advisory issued for Nottingham area

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area as the season’s first wintry system approaches. A mix of precipitation is expected to arrive in the area late Wednesday night and Thursday morning, continuing throughout the day. A changeover to rain is expected during the midday hours. The Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect from 7 a.m. to …


Wintry mix expected in the Nottingham area on Thursday

There is a very good chance that, by Friday, 2018 will be the wettest year ever recorded in the Baltimore area. The National Weather Service reports that, with 0.60 inches of rainfall recorded on Tuesday at BWI Airport, Baltimore is up to 61.68 inches of precipitation for the year. While still sitting at number 3 for the wettest year on …

County purchases 23 acres in Middle River to be preserved as open space

Baltimore County has purchase several acres of land in Middle River that will be preserved as “Open Space.” Using environmentally beneficial Program Open Space funding, the county will be acquiring 22.93 acres on the southwest corner of Bengies Road and Bourque Avenue (21220). The announcement was made on Tuesday by County Executive Don Mohler and Councilwoman Cathy Bevins. These large …

Councilman Marks: construction to start on stream repairs in Carney

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Monday that repairs would begin this week to the Whitemarsh Run in the vicinity of Upton Road in Carney. Baltimore County awarded the construction contract to Ecotone, Inc., an environmental company which specializes in ecological restoration. Construction will occur throughout the winter, and trees and shrubs will be installed in the spring. The …

BGE addresses loud booms, brief power outages in Carney, Perry Hall

BGE has responded after NottinghamMD.com reached out for comment regarding brief power outages in the Carney/Perry Hall area. Residents reported hearing loud booms, seeing bright flashes, and experiencing momentary power outages early on Sunday and late Monday night. Monday night’s occurrence occurred just before midnight. The occurrences were limited to the areas surrounding Magledt Road and Northwind Road. BGE has responded, stating that they …