Business, Government

Councilman Marks names 2018 ‘Fifth District Citizens of the Year’

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday he recipients of the Fifth District Citizens of the Year award for 2018. Councilman Marks created the Citizens of the Year program in 2011 to recognize outstanding community service or acts of valor by residents of the Fifth County Council district, which stretches from Towson to Kingsville. The Residents of Linwen Way On …


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Family of fallen Officer Amy Caprio thanks community

The family of Baltimore County Police Officer Amy Caprio have released a statement expressing their gratitude to the local community. “The Sorrells and Caprio families of fallen Baltimore County Police Officer Amy Caprio would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to their family and friends, their family in blue, the community, and the general public. The immediate and continued show …


Loch Raven High School to host memorial soccer game in honor of Officer Amy Caprio

A local high school will host a memorial soccer game in honor of a slain police officer. Officer Amy Caprio was slain while on duty in the Perry Hall area in May. Loch Raven High School will host a memorial soccer game vs. Parkville High School on Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. Advertisement Officer Caprio was a 2006 graduate of …

Towson University creates scholarship in honor of Officer Amy Caprio

A local college has created a scholarship fund in honor of a slain police officer. Towson University has announced the creation of the Amy Sorrells Caprio Scholarship Endowment. Officer Caprio was run down in the line of duty in a Perry Hall neighborhood while investigating a burglary. She was a Towson University graduate. Here is the official announcement from Towson University: …

Humane Society of Harford County unveils plaque in memory of Officer Amy Caprio

A touching tribute to a fallen officer was unveiled in Harford County over the weekend. On Sunday, the Humane Society of Harford County unveiled a plaque in memory of Officer Amy Caprio and named one of their kennels in her honor. Officer Caprio and her husband, Tim, adopted their dog from the Humane Society of Harford County in 2015, and …

Slain officer named ‘Officer of the Month,’ honored by Orioles

The Baltimore County Police Department has posthumously named slain police officer Amy Caprio its May 2018 Officer of the Month. Assigned to the Parkville Precinct, Officer Caprio was run over on May 21 while investigating a suspicious vehicle on Linwen Way in Perry Hall.  She died as a result of her injuries. “Her supervisors describe her as highly motivated, professional and compassionate, with …