Events, Family, Politics

Elected officials, volunteers clean up trash in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Local elected officials and volunteers cleaned trash in portions of Perry Hall over the weekend. On Saturday morning, volunteers with the Maryland Waterways Foundation and Rock City Church joined Boy Scouts, Councilman David Marks, Delegate Carl Jackson, and State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger in cleaning up debris throughout western Perry Hall. The crew cleaned up tires, plastic bags, bottles, …


Events, Family, Politics

Perry Hall Eagle Scout candidate holds ribbon-cutting for library book box project in Dundalk

PERRY HALL, MD—An Eagle Scout candidate who lives in Perry Hall held a ribbon-cutting on Saturday morning for his new project. Lucas Sayles, a Perry Hall High School student with Troop 884 in Dundalk, created a library book box at the Optimist Club on North Point Boulevard, according to Councilman David Marks. Councilman Marks and Councilman Todd Crandell attended Saturday …


Work begins on memorial garden project to honor Officer Caprio at Parkville Precinct

PARKVILLE, MD—Work has begun in an Eagle Scout’s project to honor a fallen hero. As NottinghamMD.com initially reported earlier this month (full story here), Owen Mrok, with Boy Scout Troop 124, is building a memorial garden dedicated to the memory of Officer Amy Caprio. “I am creating a memorial garden at the Parkville Police Department in Memory of Fallen Officer …

Eagle Scout candidate aims to build memorial garden at Parkville Precinct dedicated to Officer Caprio

UPDATE: Construction has officially begun. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—An Eagle Scout candidate is working on a very special final project. Owen Mrok, with Boy Scout Troop 124, hopes to build a memorial garden dedicated to fallen hero Officer Amy Caprio. “I am creating a memorial garden at the Parkville Police Department in Memory of Fallen Officer Amy Caprio,” …

Scouts build boardwalk, gravel path in Perry Hall [PHOTOS]

PERRY HALL, MD—A local Scout wasn’t fazed by Saturday morning’s heat and led his troop in building improvements in Perry Hall. Ryan Whitfield from Troop 732 led a group of 20 volunteers in building a boardwalk and gravel path from Perry Hall High School to Ratna Court. Councilman David Marks’ office helped with approvals, but it was Ryan and his …

Scouts build picnic table, install marker at White Marsh police precinct

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A group of Scouts recently completed an important project in White Marsh. Eagle Scout candidate Storm Fuller led a group that built a picnic table and erected a marker at the White Marsh police precinct. Fuller, who graduated from Edgewood High School on Thursday, will be honored at a ceremony next week, according to Councilman David Marks. The project …

Boy Scouts, Carney residents collect over 350 bags of food to donate to less fortunate

CARNEY, MD—Some local Boy Scouts went above and beyond to collect food for the less fortunate this weekend. On Saturday morning, Boy Scout Troop 124 and parent volunteers collected 350 bags of food and over 2,000 donated items as part of the “Scouting for Food” campaign. This is more than double the amount they collected two years ago. “Thank you …

Boy Scout troop installs footbridge in Carney

CARNEY, MD—One local Boy Scout troop has been busy improving a hiking trail in Carney this weekend. Eagle Scout candidate Lance Hastings led a crew from Troop 124 that installed a footbridge at the Gunpowder Falls State Park – Graham Memorial Area, according to Councilman David Marks. This wooded area north of Cub Hill is used by the Baltimore Bowmen …