Traffic, Weather

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Baltimore area

UPDATE: The Winter Weather Advisory has been expanded to include portions of the I-95/US-29 corridor. Updated graphics can be found above and below. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area. The advisory will be in effect from 4 p.m. on Wednesday through 10 a.m. on Thursday morning. Mixed …


Traffic, Weather

Wintry mix to impact Baltimore area on Monday

UPDATE: A second winter storm may also impact the Baltimore area. Original story below… ——— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Following a chilly weekend, winter weather is set to impact the Baltimore area early next week. The National Weather Service says seasonable temperatures are expected on Saturday night with lows in the 20s. The next chance for widespread precipitation will be on Monday and …


WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 positivity rate falls again, hospitalizations continue to drop

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that the statewide COVID-19 positivity rate fell once again and total hospitalizations continued to drop over the past week. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, January 22, 2021, there have been 336,915 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 6,630,564 …

Man assaulted & robbed in Parkville, Royal Farms store burglarized in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 11:45 p.m. on Saturday, January 16, two individuals stole cash from a man at an apartment complex in the 2900-block of Kings Ridge Road in Parkville (21234).  The two suspects also assaulted the victim.  When the suspects left, they damaged the inside of …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 positivity rate falls, hospitalizations drop

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that the statewide COVID-19 positivity rate fell and total hospitalizations dropped over the past week. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, January 15, 2021, there have been 320,739 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 6,352,475 tests, including more than …

Crash reported on I-695 in Parkville

UPDATE: Reports indicate that a truck went off the roadway and crashed into a ravine. Original story below… ——— PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash on I-695 in Parkville. The crash was reported at just after 2:45 p.m. along the outer loop at Perring Parkway (exit 30). Traffic is backed up along the outer loop …

Councilman Marks: Secure state funding for two new northeastern schools

The following is an op-ed piece from Councilman David Marks… As the 2021 session of the Maryland General Assembly opens, the top priority for our state legislators should be to secure the funding needed to advance new schools in Baltimore County. This will be the third consecutive session where such funding stalled. In 2019, the newly-elected House of Delegates advanced …