Business, Health, Politics, Sci-Tech, Weather

Governor Hogan announces statewide efforts to prepare for Tropical Storm Isaias, Marylanders urged to exercise caution

For the latest Tropical Storm Isaias coverage, click here. ANNAPOLIS, MD—As the East Coast braces for Tropical Storm Isaias, Governor Larry Hogan announced on Monday that the State of Maryland has activated a government-wide response to prepare for severe conditions. A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect for most jurisdictions, in addition to several severe weather watches and warnings …


Crime, Education, Police/Fire

Former Edgewood Middle School teacher arrested on prostitution, human trafficking charges

EDGEWOOD, MD—An Aberdeen man has been arrested after a Harford County Child Advocacy Center investigation developed evidence supporting charges of solicitation of prostitution, sexual solicitation of a minor, and three counts of human trafficking. The defendant has been identified as Jaron Anthonee Darden, 25, of Aberdeen. Investigators became involved after the victim reported to the Harford County Sheriff’s Office that …


MDTA Police recover stolen vehicle, make warrant arrests

BALTIMORE, MD—This week, MDTA Police arrested a man and woman, both from Baltimore County, after stopping a stolen vehicle on O’Donnell Street in Baltimore City. Officers took the individuals into custody after their investigation revealed that the pair was wanted on open warrants in Baltimore County and Harford County. At just after 11:15 a.m. on Monday, an MDTA Police Officer …

One coronavirus case confirmed at Aberdeen Proving Ground

HARFORD COUNTY, MD—Officials at Aberdeen Proving Ground have confirmed one case of coronavirus on the site. In a Monday statement, Garrison Commander Col. Tim Druell confirmed that one person on the Aberdeen military base had tested positive and several other employees had been tested. Those results have not yet come back. Aberdeen Proving Ground has upgraded its health protection condition …

Artwork wanted for The Arc NCR’s annual Sprout Film & Art Festival

ABERDEEN, MD—The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region is seeking artwork submissions for its sixth annual Sprout Film & Art Festival taking place Wednesday, November 13, from 5-8 p.m. at Water’s Edge Events Center (4687 Millennium Drive) in Belcamp. The festival will showcase the many artistic talents of individuals with and without differing abilities as well as films from the renowned NYC …

Fallston Barrel House chef wins burger award at Maryland Foodie Fest

FALLSTON, MD – A local chef will be heading to Texas after winning an award at a local food competition. Mike Fuggitti, the executive chef at Fallston Barrel House, won the burger award at the first-ever Maryland Foodie Fest. Fuggitti snagged the prize thanks to his jalapeno bacon-wrapped meatloaf burger. He will now be joining team Restaurant Association of Maryland …

Victims of Aberdeen shooting identified, suspect suffered from mental illness

Police have identified the victims from Thursday’s shooting in Aberdeen. The Harford County Sheriff’s Office has identified the deceased as: Sunday Aguda, a 45-year-old male from Baltimore County Brindra Giri, a 41-year-old female from Baltimore County Hayleen Reyes, a 41-year-old female from Baltimore City The names of the victims who were shot, but survived their wounds are: Hassan Mitchell, 19-year-old …

Governor Hogan, County Executive Mohler react to Aberdeen shooting

Governor Larry Hogan and Baltimore County Executive Don Mohler have weighed in on Thursday’s shooting in the Aberdeen area. Four people were killed and seven people injured in the shooting, which occurred at a Rite Aid distribution center in the 1500-block of Perryman Road at just after 9 a.m. According to her social media profile, the suspect, Snochia Moseley, 26, …