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Flash Flood Watch issued for portions of Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of Baltimore County. The watch will be in effect until 9 p.m. on Saturday night. Numerous showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected through early Saturday evening. Localized rainfall amounts of around 1 to 2 inches are possible within a short period of time and this may result …


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Bengies Drive-In Theatre not allowed to reopen as other U.S. drive-ins make comeback

UPDATE 2: Bengies will reopen on Wednesday, June 3, 2020. UPDATE: Bengies has been allowed to reopen but no date has yet been announced. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Maryland’s only drive-in movie theater remains closed, even as others across the U.S. are experiencing a renaissance in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Local elected officials have made a …


Coastal Flood Advisory issued for Middle River area

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for Baltimore City and for southern Baltimore County. Up to one half foot of inundation above ground level is expected in low lying areas due to tidal flooding. The advisory will be in effect from 4 a.m. to 10 a.m. EDT on Thursday, especially around the time of …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Nursing home facilities account for half of all Maryland COVID-19 deaths

UPDATE: For the latest zip code report, click here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health has begun releasing data on COVID-19 outbreaks within state nursing homes, as directed this week by Governor Larry Hogan. The new data shows that nursing home deaths account for about 50 percent (48%) of all Maryland coronavirus-related deaths. Health officials stated …

Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Watch issued for Baltimore area

UPDATE: National Weather Service Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center has issued a Significant Flood Outlook for the area.  See updated graphic below. Original story below… BALTIMORE, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch and a Coastal Flood Watch for the Baltimore area. The Flood Watch will be in effect from 4 a.m. through 10 p.m. on Thursday. Widespread …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland confirmed COVID-19 cases exceed 20,000

UPDATE: For the latest zip code report, click here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health reported on Tuesday that there have been over 20,000 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in the state. In addition, however, close to 1,300 patients have been released from isolation and there have been over 87,000 negative test results. As of Tuesday …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 cases top 19,000

UPDATE: Click here for the latest, complete zip code reports. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health reported on Monday that the state has confirmed over 19,000 total cases of novel coronavirus. In addition, the state has also recorded over 85,000 negative test results. As of Monday morning, there were 19,487 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. There have …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Baltimore County COVID-19 cases top 2,500

UPDATE: Click here for the latest, complete zip code reports. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health reported on Sunday that the state has confirmed over 18,000 total cases of novel coronavirus. In addition, the state has also recorded over 78,000 negative test results. As of Sunday morning, there were 18,581 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. There have …