Education, Emergency Response, Events

‘Neighbors Helping Neighbors’ program to be offered at WMVFC

Residents with basic preparedness skills are more likely to handle everyday and large-scale emergencies successfully. “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” is a program sponsored by the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management designed to give residents┬áthe information and tools needed to manage “everyday” emergencies, as well as large-scale weather and other major disasters. The program is offered several times a year …


Emergency Response, Entertainment, Events, Family

Public Safety Day 2019 to be held in Middle River in April

An annual tradition returns to Middle River in April. Join the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Fire Department for a day of public safety displays, demonstrations, and community resource information at Public Safety Day 2019. The event will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Chesapeake Park Plaza, located at 2333 Eastern …


Car crashes through guardrail in Nottingham, rescue underway

UPDATE: Belair Road has been shut down in both directions. A Medevac chopper is being dispatched to the scene. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a serious, Saturday night crash in Nottingham. The crash was reported at just before 11:30 p.m. in the 8200-block of Belair Road (21236). A vehicle reportedly went off the roadway and …

Fire officials issue warning about contaminated kerosene sold locally

An important alert was going out┬áto Baltimore County residents on Wednesday. Baltimore County Fire Department officials have been notified that kerosene contaminated with gasoline was sold between January 23 and February 5 at the Shell station and Dash-In at 8200 on Liberty Road (21244). The warning prompted an emergency alert on the cell phones of Baltimore-area residents. Use of this …