Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks: Klausmier Road traffic light to be installed by end of 2019

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The new traffic light at Klausmier Road and Belair Road should be installed in either November or December, Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday. “When the Klaumeier Farm development was proposed, I created a task force to examine ways to improve mobility in that part of Perry Hall,” Councilman Marks said. “Every single recommendation is being implemented. …


Perry Hall Driving School abruptly closes

PERRY HALL, MD—A local, Perry Hall business seems to have abruptly closed its doors. Over the weekend, several residents posted to Facebook wondering what had happened to Perry Hall Driving School. The company’s website has been taken offline and no one answered the phones there on Monday. The MVA is reportedly in the process of collecting records from the driving …

Attempted burglaries reported at Dunkin’ Donuts, Carrabba’s

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two attempted burglaries and an attempted robbery that were reported this week. At just before 3 a.m. on Tuesday, October 8, an individual entered the Dunkin’ Donuts located in the 1900-block of Taylor Avenue in Parkville (21234) through a rear-facing window. Once inside, the suspect tried to access the safe but failed. The suspect left the …

Hive Bistro closes in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Another local restaurant has come and gone, it seems. Hive Bistro in Perry Hall has closed their doors. As of Monday, their Facebook page had been deleted, their website taken down, and their Google listing read “Permanently Closed.” The same location in Perry Hall Marketplace on Belair Road has been home to many restaurants over the years, including …

Robberies reported at Parkville Subway, Rosedale Checkers

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 22, and noon on Friday, October 4, an individual broke into a trailer in the 8500-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) by damaging the door lock. The trailer was left in disarray, but nothing was stolen. At 5 a.m. …

Belair Road shut down due to Kingsville crash

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday evening crash in Kingsville. The crash was reported at about 7:30 p.m. along Belair Road. A utility pole is down and one person was reportedly ejected from their vehicle. Route 1 has been shut down in both directions between Cheryl Avenue and Longfield Drive. There has been no word on any …

Overlea Farmers Market to host First Responders Day on Saturday

OVERLEA, MD—The Overlea Farmers Market will host a Safety & First Responders Day this weekend. The event will take place on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The farmers market will welcome crews from the Baltimore County Fire Department and Baltimore County Police Department to give demos and talk about safety tips. From theft prevention to emergency preparedness, …