Business, Education

Volunteer needed at The Exchangeree of THE AVENUE at White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Volunteers are needed in White Marsh. THE AVENUE at White Marsh said on Monday that volunteers are needed at The Exchangeree to stock shelves and to sort and bundle school supplies. In June, THE AVENUE at White Marsh announced that, thanks to their partnership with The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, they would soon be opening a …


Crime, Police/Fire

Pair of burglaries reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a pair of burglaries that were reported in the Parkville area. Sometime between 2 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, and 12:30 a.m. on Monday, July 6, an individual entered a residence in the 7900-block of Oakdale Avenue (21234) via an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect stole the doorbell from the front door and the security …


Public invited to provide input about future of BCPS facilities

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools and the Baltimore County Government are inviting the public to take a survey and provide public comment about school facilities as part of the Multi-Year Improvement Plan for All Schools (MYIPAS). The purpose of MYIPAS is to develop a long-range plan for identifying and prioritizing capital improvements to all schools. “I encourage students, families, staff, …

Free breakfast, lunch available at 81 BCPS locations throughout the summer

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Summer Meals program, offered each year by Baltimore County Public Schools, is officially up and running. At all sites, youth, 18 years of age and younger, receive a breakfast and lunch on Monday through Wednesday. On Thursday, students receive two breakfasts and two lunches for Thursday and Friday. Meals are not distributed on Friday. Service will continue through …

Councilman Marks: Perry Hall High School press box demolition, reconstruction scheduled

PERRY HALL, MD—Perry Hall High School will finally be getting a new press box. Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that Baltimore County Public Schools will demolish the old, structurally unsafe press box at Al Miller Stadium this summer. Construction on a new press box will then begin. In March 2019, it was announced that $200,000 was allocated in state …

BCPS to hold ‘A Conversation on Race’ virtual event

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public schools is inviting the public to watch “A Conversation on Race and Racism in America and Baltimore County Public Schools.” The first-of-its-kind virtual event will be held on Wednesday, July 8, from 4 – 6 p.m., and simulcast over several platforms including BCPS-TV and Microsoft Teams. A simultaneous watch party on Instagram Live will be hosted …

BCPS seeks community input on reopening for upcoming school year

TOWSON, MD— TOWSON, MD. – What should Baltimore County Public Schools consider as it prepares for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year? To help with that preparation, BCPS is asking students, parents/caregivers, staff, and community members to provide feedback through the new BCPS Reopening Survey. “Hearing from the entire community will help us craft a plan for next school year that …

BCPS to begin summer meals distribution program on Monday

TOWSON, MD—With the end of the school year, Baltimore County Public Schools’ Office of Food and Nutrition Services will begin its annual summer meals program effective Monday, June 22. At all sites, youth, 18 years of age and younger, will receive a breakfast and lunch on Monday through Wednesday. On Thursday, students will receive two breakfasts and two lunches for …