Family, Health, Sci-Tech, Sports

Baltimore County recreation councils authorized to hold youth sports in fall with COVID-19 safety protocols

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks on Friday announced that it will authorize local recreation councils to hold youth sports in the fall, with strict requirements in place to protect public health and prevent the spread of COVID-19. Using guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Baltimore County Health Department, and the National Recreation …


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Students from Parkville, Perry Hall, Overlea, Essex to be honored online at 2020 McCormick Unsung Hero Awards

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The 80th annual McCormick Unsung Heroes Awards has been transformed into a virtual celebration which will be streamed live across the web on Monday, May 11th.  This year, student-athletes from Parkville, Perry Hall, Overlea, Essex and other portions of northeastern Baltimore County will be recognized. The annual event presented by McCormick & Company, which has been honoring unsung Baltimore …


MLB Opening Day delayed at least 2 weeks

BALTIMORE, MD—Orioles fans are going to have to wait a little longer to see the team in action this year. Following a call with the 30 clubs, and after consultation with the Major League Baseball Players Association, Commissioner Robert D. Manfred Jr. on Thursday announced that MLB had decided to suspend Spring Training games and to delay the start of …

CCBC cancels classes, games due to coronavirus concerns

ESSEX, MD—The Community College of Baltimore County has announced several cancellations and postponements due to coronavirus concerns. CCBC announced on Thursday that all classes would be cancelled from March 16 – 22 and would resume remotely via alternative teaching methods starting Monday, March 23, 2020. Online classes will continue to be held as scheduled. CCBC remains open and services are …

State Highway Administration teams up with Baltimore Orioles to promote pedestrian safety

Baltimore, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) is teaming up with the Baltimore Orioles to stress the importance of pedestrian safety to Maryland’s youngest commuters. “Ensuring the safety of students as they walk to and from school, to bus stops and through our neighborhoods is a priority,” said Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Acting Administrator …

Maryland School for the Blind teacher honored as Orioles Birdland Community Hero

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Matthew Mescall, Adapted Physical Education and Health Instructor, at The Maryland School for the Blind (MSB), was recently named a Baltimore Orioles’ Birdland Community Hero and was recognized for the achievement during the Orioles game at Camden Yards on July 13th. The Baltimore Orioles established the Birdland Community Heroes Program to recognize community heroes who inspire others …

Perry Hall Improvement Association to hold first 2019 ‘Boh’s and O’s’ community event

PERRY HALL – A local community association is kicking off its annual series of neighborhood events. The Perry Hall Improvement Association is inviting local residents to attend its first monthly Boh’s and O’s event on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. The event will be held at Looney’s Pub Perry Hall, located at 8706 Belair Road in Nottingham (21236) from 6 p.m. …

Score free food on Orioles Day at Chick-Fil-A

Free food and the Orioles always make for a winning combination. Nottingham-area residents are invited to celebrate Orioles Day at Chick-fil-A this Thursday, April 4, 2019. From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., wear your Orioles-branded hat, t-shirt, or jersey and receive a free Chick-fil-A Original Chicken Sandwich. The offer only applies to dine-in or carry-out customers. The offer is not …