Education, Entertainment

7 BCPS educators to receive district arts awards, 4 teachers nominated for state-level honors

TOWSON, MD—Six Baltimore County Public Schools teachers and one principal are set to be honored with district awards from the Maryland Art Education Association. In addition, four BCPS visual arts teachers have been nominated for state-level recognition. “We are honored to recognize these amazing educators for their service and dedication to their students, schools, and field of art education,” said …


Crime, Education, Police/Fire, Traffic

New speed cameras to be activated in Parkville, Middle River, Essex

NOTTINGHAM, MD – The Baltimore County Police Department is preparing to activate new speed cameras. On Friday, July 12, authorities will activate four new speed camera locations in the following school zones: Sandalwood Elementary School, 900 block of South Marlyn Avenue (southbound); Essex Deep Creek Middle School, 1100 block of South Marlyn Avenue (northbound); Essex Immaculate Heart of Mary School, …


Police searching for boy missing from Essex

UPDATE: Cody Jones has been found safe & unharmed. Original story below. —– Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s assistance in located a missing 11-year-old boy, Cody Jones, from the Bayner Road area of Essex. Cody was last seen by friends at around 8 p.m. on Wednesday at basketball practice at Deep Creek Middle School. He never …

Boy critical after Essex hit-and-run

UPDATE: A teen driver is now in custody after turning himself in. Original story below… —– A 5-year-old boy was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash in Essex on Saturday evening. Just before 6:30 p.m., Baltimore County emergency personnel responded to the 1000 block of South Marlyn Avenue near Deep Creek Middle School for a crash involving a pedestrian. The …