Family, Politics

Portion of Philadelphia Road dedicated to female soldier who died in Iraq War

WHITE MARSH, MD—A portion of Philadelphia Road has been dedicated to a fallen hero. On Monday, a stretch of Route 7 in White Marsh near Carmax was dedicated to U.S. Army Specialist Toccara Green. Specialist Green, of Rosedale, was Maryland’s first female to make the ultimate sacrifice in the Iraq War. “I presented Spc. Green’s parents with an official citation …


Education, Politics

Three retiring Perry Hall High School educators recognized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Three Perry Hall High School educators who are retiring from Baltimore County Public Schools were recognized on Wednesday. Ms. McCauley, a guidance secretary, has been with BCPS for 16 years. Kathleen Watkins, Assistant Principal, has been with BCPS for 30 years. Melissa Laing, an administrative secretary, has been with BCPS for 20 years. The three were recognized on Wednesday …


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, …

Weis Markets donates 120 gallons of water to Belmont South residents affected by water main break

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Weis Markets went the extra mile on Wednesday evening to help some local residents who are without water. A large water main break in the Belmont South community has left hundreds of residents without service. On Wednesday, the Weis Markets on Joppa Road donated 120 gallons of water to those affected. Councilman David Marks and Delegate Carl Jackson loaded …

Delegate Jackson, Councilman Marks to hold outdoor town hall in Dunfield community

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Delegate Carl Jackson and Councilman David Marks will hold a town hall meeting in the Dunfield community later this month. The outdoor meeting will take place at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in the Dunfield Town Homes leasing office lot. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss building a new Dunfield Community Center. “I have …

Freedom Federal Credit Union opens new branch in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Freedom Federal Credit Union opened a new, full-service branch in the Perry Hall area on Saturday, August 21st. The Credit Union marked the occasion with a community-wide grand opening celebration. The event was held at its new location, 5000 Honeygo Center Drive in the Honeygo Village Center, and featured music, food, games, and giveaways. This is the Credit …

BCPS breaks ground on new northeast elementary school

ROSEDALE, MD—Ground has been broken on a new northeastern Baltimore County elementary school. On Wednesday morning, Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Darryl L. Williams, Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski, Councilman David Marks, Councilwoman Cathy Bevins, Delegates Carl Jackson & Harry Bhandari, and BCPS School Board member Julie Henn were among those who attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new …

Delegate Carl Jackson joins Perry Hall/White Marsh Business Association

PERRY HALL, MD—Delegate Carl Jackson announced on Tuesday that he has officially joined the Perry Hall/White Marsh Business Association. “ I am so excited to be a member of the Perry Hall White Marsh Business Association,” said Delegate Jackson. “Small businesses are the backbone of our local and national economy, I look forward to listening and working with my fellow …