Business, Government

Councilman Marks names 2018 ‘Fifth District Citizens of the Year’

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday he recipients of the Fifth District Citizens of the Year award for 2018. Councilman Marks created the Citizens of the Year program in 2011 to recognize outstanding community service or acts of valor by residents of the Fifth County Council district, which stretches from Towson to Kingsville. The Residents of Linwen Way On …


Crime, Emergency Response

Woman robbed at Perry Hall ATM

UPDATE: This article has been corrected to clarify that the suspect is a male and that the victim was a female. Original story below… —— Police were searching for a robbery suspect in Perry Hall on Monday night. According to Councilman David Marks, a woman was robbed at knifepoint at about 7 p.m. after using the ATM at the Bank …


New Baltimore County Executive sworn in at Inauguration 2018

John Olszewski, Jr. was sworn in on Monday as Baltimore County’s fourteenth County Executive, vowing to create a more modern, transparent and open government. More than one thousand invited guests, elected officials, county employees, and members of the public celebrated the inauguration of local government officials in the executive, legislative and judicial branches. The inaugural ceremonies took place at Towson …

Perry Hall Christmas tree lighting date announced

A date has been announced for the lighting of the Perry Hall Christmas tree. The 29th annual ceremony will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at Perry Hall Elementary School. The event is sponsored by Perry Hall Elementary School, the Perry Hall Improvement Association, and Councilman David Marks. The ceremony will include a welcome from Perry Hall’s community leaders, …

Councilman Marks outlines third term priorities for Carney, Perry Hall, Kingsville

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks has outlined his local priorities for his third term, which will begin with the inauguration of county officials on Monday, December 3rd. In the next term, Councilman Marks says he plans to focus on some overall Baltimore County goals, such as reducing opioid abuse, promoting home ownership, and making the transportation system more inter-modal.   …

Henn, Marks: Gunpowder Elementary School parking project moves forward

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks and School Board member Julie Henn announced on Thursday that the school system is advancing a long-needed expansion of the Gunpowder Elementary School parking lot. In a letter to Henn, Interim Superintendent Verletta White wrote, “We are aware of the need for additional parking spaces at Gunpowder Elementary School and have been working with our …