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Flags lowered to honor Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Hogan & Olszewski issue statements

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The United States and Maryland flags have been lowered to half-staff to honor the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died on Friday evening at 87 years of age following a lengthy battle with cancer. Gunsburg was nominated by President Bill Clinton and was generally viewed as belonging to the liberal wing of the …


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WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations, positivity rate continue to decline

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state continued to fall along with the overall positivity rate. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, September 18, there have been 119,062 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 2,324,252 tests. The statewide positivity rate …


Missing Rosedale woman found dead in Prince George’s County

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities say a woman who was reported missing from the Rosedale area last week has been found deceased. Betty Defazio, 70, suffered from a cognitive disability and was last seen at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9, at the Regal Inn. On Thursday morning, police said Defazio’s body had been found in Prince George’s County. No additional details have …

Overlea woman killed in Carney crash

PARKVILLE, MD—An Overlea woman has died following an overnight crash in Carney. At just after midnight on Monday, officers responded when a CanAm Spyder traveling westbound on E. Joppa Road near Waltham Woods Road struck another vehicle. The CanAm lost control, causing it to hit a median, roll over, and eject both occupants. Baltimore County personnel took the driver to …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to fall, Baltimore County positivity rate drops

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state continued to fall as Baltimore County’s positivity rate dropped over the past week. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, there have been 114,724 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 2,250,638 tests. The statewide …

Ebenezer Road closed due to rail incident

UPDATE 2:Initial reports indicate that the person struck by the train has died. UPDATE: A pedestrian was struck by the train in question. There has been no update on their condition. Original story below… ——— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday morning rail incident in White Marsh. At around 9 a.m., crews with White Marsh Volunteer …

Police searching for driver in fatal Rosedale hit-and-run

ROSEDALE, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian in Rosedale on Friday night, then fled the scene. Authorities are looking for the driver of a red 2011 Chevrolet Camaro that struck a woman on eastbound Pulaski Highway near Rosedale Avenue and continued to flee eastbound at just after 10:30 …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to fall heading into Labor Day weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state continue to fall heading into the Labor Day weekend. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, there have been 110,831 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 2,019,324 tests. The statewide positivity rate stands at …