Emergency Response, Government, Traffic

Middle River water main break leaves 1,500 without service

A Middle River water main break has left many residents without service. The Department of Public Works says that a 16-inch main has ruptured in the 3400-block of Eastern Boulevard (21220). Approximately 1,500 residents are currently without service. Crews are currently on the scene assessing the damage. Advertisement Motorists should use caution in the area.


Crime, Emergency Response

Motorcycles stolen in Perry Hall, Boost Mobile in Essex robbed

Police are investigating several robberies and a burglary that were reported over the past week. At 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, an individual approached a man who was on his cell phone in the 2600-block of Rader Avenue (21234).  The suspect told the victim to hang up, empty his pockets, and remove his shoes. The suspect then fled the scene with the victim’s shoes. …


Essex Army veteran snags winning $100K Md. Lottery scratch-off

A disabled U.S. Army veteran who hadn’t purchased Maryland Lottery scratch-offs in six months decided to try his luck again with two $10 games – and it paid off to the tune of a $100,000 win. One of the All the Money instant tickets he purchased on a whim delivered its top prize to the Essex resident. “Moe” said he …

Serious crash reported in Middle River

Crews are on the scene of a serious, Wednesday evening crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at about 5:45 p.m. at the intersection of White Marsh Boulevard and Eastern Boulevard. One person is reportedly entrapped in their vehicle and a second person is reportedly unconscious. A second medic unit is being dispatched. Motorists should use caution in the …

Perry Hall apartment burglarized, home invasion reported in Middle River

Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 29, three individuals, two of whom were armed, entered Shoe City store located in the 8600-block of Philadelphia Road in Rosedale (21237) and demanded money from the register. The suspects then fled with the money. Sometime between 7:30 a.m. on Friday, …