Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for shoplifting suspect who assaulted officer in White Marsh

UPDATE 2: Regarding the heavy police presence, authorities say the suspect assaulted a police officer while being placed under arrest. The suspect ran from police as he was being walked to the squad car. Police continue to search for the suspect. They say no schools were affected and no roads were closed. UPDATE: Police tell NottinghamMD they are searching for …


Business, Education, Events

BCPSfest coming to White Marsh Mall in August

WHITE MARSH, MD – In one month, Baltimore County Public Schools will celebrate the upcoming school year with its annual BCPSfest. The festival will be held on Saturday, August 24, from 10 a.m.–1 p.m., on the lower parking lot at Boscov’s at White Marsh Mall. Here are 10 reasons you and your family will want to be there: 1. Print …


BCPS seeks school supplies for students in need

TOWSON, MD – The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools is collecting new school supplies to restock The Exchangeree, which offers BCPS teachers access to free school supplies year-round to share with students in need. The drive is taking place through Friday, August 23rd. Drop-off locations: Nottingham-area Baltimore County Public Library Branches Essex – 1110 Eastern Blvd., 21221 Parkville-Carney …

Attempted carjacking reported in Overlea-Fullerton, Boscov’s burglarized

Police are investigating a burglary and an attempted carjacking that were reported last week. At just before 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 25, an individual broke into Boscov’s at White Marsh Mash, stole clothing, and then fled. The suspect was later apprehended. At 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 26, officers were dispatched to S&S Lounge in the 6900-block of Belair …

Fill The House Campaign to be held at White Marsh Mall to benefit House of Ruth

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. On Wednesday, October 17, 2018, WMAR will host the Fill The Truck Campaign in the rear portion of Boscov’s lower level parking lot at White Marsh Mall to benefit House of Ruth Maryland. Items to be collected include new diapers, formula & wipes, new comforters & pillows, new blankets, and underwear. Trucks donated by Von Paris …

BCPSfest comes to White Marsh on August 25th

In less than one week, Baltimore County Public Schools students, teachers, staff, and families will gather to celebrate the upcoming school year at BCPSfest, the school system’s biggest and best back-to-school festival ever. The festival will be held on Saturday, August 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the lower parking lot at Boscov’s at White Marsh Mall. The first …

BCPS school supply drive enters overdrive

The county’s school supply drive is kicking into high gear. The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools invites local residents to participate in this tradition and to donate school supplies to students who will need them. There are three ways to participate this year – making an online contribution, volunteering time, or dropping off donated supplies. And if giving makes …

BCPS Back to School Festival coming to Boscov’s on August 26

What: Join Baltimore County Public Schools at a free outdoor festival to celebrate the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. Come to see our exciting Mobile Innovation Lab. “Get Your Head in the Game” by making a creative paper hat sculpture. Climb up on a working fire engine. Get up close and personal with an antique fire engine – a 1949 Mack Engine. …