Health, Politics, Sports

Councilman Marks to seek closure of PHHS track after crowds gather

PERRY HALL, MD—Councilman David Marks said on Thursday that he would seek the closure of local tracks after crowds of athletes had gathered in recent days. “Yesterday, a group of at least 20 athletes practiced at the Perry Hall High School track,” said Councilman Marks. “Based upon conversations today, this was not a local high school or recreation council team. …


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Department of Natural Resources issues updated guidance on boating, hunting, and fishing based on Governor Hogan’s Stay-at-Home order

BALTIMORE, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Monday issued an executive order instituting a Stay-at-Home directive. Officials say that no Maryland resident should be leaving their home unless it is for an essential job or reason, such as obtaining food or medicine, seeking urgent medical attention, or for other necessary purposes. While the order does allow for outdoor exercise recreation, the Maryland …


Wild Bill’s to close iconic Fullerton store, transition to online sales

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A well-known Fullerton shop will soon be closing its doors. Wild Bill’s announced on Tuesday that their iconic “brick & mortar” sports apparel location on Belair Road would soon be closing. “After decades of serving our wonderful community, we sadly regret to inform all of our beloved and fans that our landmark retail store is closing it’s [sic] doors,” …

Gov. Hogan: Preakness, primary election postponed; emissions stations to be used for drive-thru coronavirus testing

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan held a press conference on Tuesday morning regarding the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. At the news briefing, Governor Hogan announced that the state’s April 28 primary elections would be postponed until June 2nd. The State Board of Elections will develop a comprehensive plan to conduct this election. Maryland will proceed with the special general election for the …

MLB Opening Day delayed at least 2 weeks

BALTIMORE, MD—Orioles fans are going to have to wait a little longer to see the team in action this year. Following a call with the 30 clubs, and after consultation with the Major League Baseball Players Association, Commissioner Robert D. Manfred Jr. on Thursday announced that MLB had decided to suspend Spring Training games and to delay the start of …

Zumbathon for ALS 2020 to be held at The Avenue in May

WHITE MARSH, MD—The Zumbathon is back. The 2020 Zumbathon for ALS will return to The Avenue at White Marsh in May. Together with Merritt Clubs, the 90-minute Zumba class will take place on Wednesday, May 13, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. The event will feature an exhilarating Zumba class led by Merritt Clubs’ top Zumba instructors. Participants will dance to …

Parkville High boys’ basketball team advances to state semi-finals

PARKVILLE, MD—Parkville High School is on a roll. With the boys’ basketball team’s win on Saturday night, they secured a slot in the MPSSAA 4A state semifinals at Xfinity Center next week. The Knights beat Churchville 74 – 64 in double OT to advance. Their record now improved to 18-3 for this year. Way to go @SportsParkville boys basketball!! With …

Ice rink at The Avenue announces final winter date

WHITE MARSH, MD—It’s been a fun winter at The Avenue at White Marsh, but all good things must come to an end. The Avenue’s ice rink has announced that their last operating day for the 2019-2020 season will be this Sunday, March 8, 2020. Admission for the rink is a$9 for skaters 13 and older, $8 for seniors, and $8 …