Police/Fire

Pedestrian struck, killed on Belair Road in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police are investigating after a pedestrian was struck and killed in Overlea this week. At 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, a vehicle struck a pedestrian along Belair Road near Taylor Avenue (21206). At the time of the crash, the vehicle was traveling northbound on Belair Road. A preliminary investigation determined that the pedestrian, 34-year-old Byron Blowe, stepped into …


Business, Entertainment

Fullerton shop sells winning $50,000 Powerball ticket

NOTTINGHAM, MD—While no one hit the $540 million jackpot in the January 3 Powerball drawing, Maryland is home to one $50,000 winner and a total of 27,253 winning tickets ranging from $4 to $50,000. Maryland Lottery officials are looking for the lucky player who bought a $50,000 third-tier winning ticket at Nikki’s Discount Liquors, located at 7542 Belair Road (21236). …


Attempted bank robbery reported on Belair Road

UPDATE: Sources confirm to NottinghamMD.com that this robbery occurred at M&T Bank. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are on the scene of an attempted bank robbery in the Nottingham area. The incident was reported at around 3:30 p.m. on Monday at a bank in the 8600-block of Belair Road (21236) near Slater Avenue, according to Councilman David Marks. The …

Gas prices tick higher, over $1 per gallon higher than a year ago

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The nation’s average gas price rose last week, climbing 1.5 cents from a week ago and stands at $3.27 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is down 11.1 cents from a month ago and $1.09 per gallon …

House fire reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in the Overlea area on Sunday morning. The fire was reported at around 6:30 a.m. in the 7200-block of Belair Road (21206). Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire showing from the dwelling. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Robbery reported at Perry Hall bank

UPDATE: Per Councilman David Marks, the suspect is described as a 5’8″ black male wearing a face mask who was last seen fleeing on foot. A weapon was implied. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-887-5000. Original story below… —— PERRY HALL, MD—Police are on the scene of a Friday morning bank robbery in …

Nottingham 7-Eleven sells winning $10,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Someone in the Nottingham area will be starting the new year with a bang. Maryland Lottery officials say a winning $10,000 scratch-off ticket was sold at a local 7-Eleven. In all, 22 players across the state won or claimed prizes of $10,000 or more, and the Maryland Lottery paid nearly $38.2 million in prizes in the seven days ending …

Gas prices fall over Christmas, remain $1.09 per gallon higher than a year ago

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the seventh straight week, the nation’s average gas price has fallen, declining 4.3 cents from a week ago and stands at $3.25 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is down 11.1 cents from a month ago …