Education, Government, Real Estate

Hundreds sign petition to alleviate overcrowding at Perry Hall Middle School as new housing development looms

PERRY HALL, MD – In the wake of Baltimore County Board of Education’s decision to postpone addressing the overcrowded conditions at Perry Hall Middle School, residents are taking matters into their own hands. Earlier this week, resident Joe Norman created a petition to urge the Maryland General Assembly to pass the Build to Learn Act and to urge lawmakers to …


Emergency Response, Science, Traffic

Storm brings wires down in White Marsh, tree blocks traffic in Joppa

WHITE MARSH, MD – The storms that swept through the Nottingham area on Wednesday evening were brief but packed a punch. The storm brought power lines down in the White Marsh area. Reports indicate that several wires are down at the intersection of Honeygo Boulevard at Silver Spring Road. Reports also indicate that Bird River Grove Road is closed, along …


Naked man rescued from water at Perry Hall park

UPDATE: First responders told NottinghamMD that a noose was found at the scene, indicating that this was an unsuccessful suicide attempt. Original story below… —— Emergency crews rescued a naked man from the water on Tuesday afternoon at a local park. At just before 4 p.m., police and fire crews responded to Cowenton Ridge Park for a report of person …

Woman robbed at Nottingham bank, Essex 7-Eleven robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating a burglary and two robberies that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 3 p.m. on Monday, April 22, and 11:30 p.m. on Friday, April 26, an individual entered a residence in the 9200-block of Cowenton Avenue in Perry Hall (21128) and stole¬†a piggy bank and jewelry. At just after 4:45 p.m. on …

Councilman Marks: New truck restrictions on Honeygo’s neighborhood roads

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday that new truck restrictions would be implemented in Perry Hall’s Honeygo area. The changes are designed to¬†encourage trucks to use Honeygo Boulevard instead of Cowenton Avenue and Joppa Road in the Chapel Hill Elementary School area. Trucks making deliveries to the Honeygo Village Center will no longer be able to use Cowenton …

Motorcycle crash reported in White Marsh

Crews responded to a motorcycle crash in White Marsh on Thursday night. The crash occurred at just after 8 p.m. at the intersection of Philadelphia Road at Cowenton Avenue. Emergency personnel from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene and found that two motorcycles and a pickup truck were involved. One motorcycle operator was taken to a nearby …