Education, Family, Police/Fire

Baltimore County Fire Department recognizes BCPS Fire Prevention Poster Contest winners

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Fire Chief Joanne R. Rund on Tuesday night recognized the winners of the 2020 BCPS Fire Prevention Week Poster Contest. The 24 winners and “honorable mention” participants are third-grade students from Baltimore County Public Schools. The poster contest is held each fall and asks elementary students to illustrate the year’s National Fire Prevention Week theme. The 2020 …


Events, Police/Fire, Politics, Traffic

‘Fill the Boot’ campaign to benefit Muscular Dystrophy Association kicks off this week

TOWSON, MD – The annual “Fill the Boot” campaign to benefit the Muscular Dystrophy Association of Maryland kicks off this week, with support from County Executive Johnny Olszewski and the Baltimore County Fire Department. The “Fill the Boot” campaign is sponsored by the Baltimore County Professional Fire Fighters Association, Local 1311. The firefighters’ union has conducted this charitable fundraiser for …


Councilman Marks endorsed by firefighters association

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks has been endorsed by the association representing Baltimore County’s professional firefighters and paramedics, International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) Local 1311. “Councilman Marks has been a strong supporter of first responders, and he has always been helpful to our fire fighters and paramedics. David Marks works hard and builds coalitions to get things done,” said …