Entertainment, Events, Family

Candy Cane Lane returns to Perry Hall Florist next weekend

PERRY HALL, MD—An annual tradition will return to a local florist this weekend. Perry Hall Florist will hold its annual Candy Cane Lane event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, January 11, 2020. The shop will be turned into a life-sized version of the popular board game “Candy Land.” Children become the pieces as they move from colored …


Business, Entertainment, Events, Traffic

MDOT SHA to suspend non-emergency lane closures along busiest holiday travel routes

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is gearing up to keep lanes open so holiday travelers can get to their destinations quickly and safely. MDOT SHA will suspend non-emergency lane closures from 5 a.m. on December 24 until 10 p.m. December 27 and again from 5 a.m. December 31 until 10 p.m. January 2. Extra highway crews …


Baltimore County Christmas Tree recycling collection to begin on January 13

TOWSON, MD—The collection of live Christmas trees for recycling in Baltimore County will take place over a two-week period, beginning Monday, January 13, 2020. Because Christmas tree collection dates will vary from place to place, residents must have trees set out no later than Saturday, January 18 to ensure collection. Residents should place trees out for pick-up at the same …

TSA: Plan ahead for another high volume travel period

WASHINGTON, DC—The Transportation Security Administration expects another high volume period for the upcoming holiday season. Between December 19 and January 5, TSA estimates 42 million passengers will travel through security screening checkpoints nationwide, an increase of 3.9 percent from 2018. “I can’t express enough how proud I am of the TSA workforce,” said TSA Administrator David Pekoske. “Year after year, …

County will not collect trash, recycling on Christmas, New Year’s Day

TOWSON, MD—The impact of holidays varies among Baltimore County collection schedules. County residents should consult their particular schedule to learn when to set out materials during weeks that contain a collection holiday. Schedules are available for download on the Bureau of Solid Waste Management’s website and may also be requested by calling 410-887-2000. Additionally, schedules are available via the BaltCoGo …

White Marsh Mall to host breakfast with Santa at Dave & Buster’s

WHITE MARSH, MD—Santa is coming to breakfast at White Marsh Mall. Breakfast with Santa will be held at Dave & Buster’s on Saturday, December 14, 2019, from 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. followed by pictures with Santa in the mall at 10:30 a.m. The breakfast buffet will feature scrambled eggs, bacon, roasted potatoes, bagels, waffles, orange juice, soda, coffee, and …

Perry Hall 2019 Christmas tree lighting date announced

PERRY HALL, MD—Perry Hall Elementary School and the Perry Hall Improvement Association will celebrate the 30th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on Tuesday, December 10, at 6 p.m. The event will be held at Perry Hall Elementary School (9021 Belair Road). Following performances by students, the community will light the tree that is located on the school’s Belair Road lawn. Food …

Santa Claus to visit WMVFC in December

WHITE MARSH, MD—The big date has been announced. Santa Claus will visit White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company on Saturday, December 14, 2019, from noon to 5 p.m. Residents can bring their children to the station and have them meet Santa in front of a fire engine. Children are encouraged to bring their Christmas wish list. Photos can be taken by …