Portion of Ebenezer Road to be closed for repairs

Road ClosedA portion of a busy White Marsh road is set to be closed next week.

The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that Ebenezer Road will be closed at the CSX railroad crossing near Route 40 on Saturday, July 8, and Sunday, July 9.

The road is being closed so the tracks can be repaired.

Motorists should plan accordingly.

Car crashes into Royal Farms sign in White Marsh

Car Crash AccidentEmergency crews are on the scene of a motor vehicle accident in White Marsh.

At just after 10 a.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to the area of Pulaski Highway at Ebenezer Road for a report of a crash.

At the scene, crews found that one vehicle had gone off the roadway and had crashed into the sign in front of the Royal Farms store at that location.

There has been no word on any injuries.

Motorists should use caution in the area.


Richardson Farms Sunflower Fest coming in June

Richardson Farms SunflowerA local farm is introducing a new festival that will be held next month.

Richardson Farms announced on Thursday that it would be holding its first-ever Sunflower Fest.

The event will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

The event will feature food stations, beer, wine, and all proceeds will benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.

Tickets cost $35 each or 2 for $60.  Attendees must be at least 21 years of age.

Richardson Farms is located at 5900 Ebenezer Road in White Marsh.

For more information, visit Richardson Farms on Facebook here.

Richardson Farms Sunflower Fest


Police investigate local shooting, sex offense, explosive device

Police GraphicPolice are investigating a number of unusual crimes reported in northeastern Baltimore County this month.

At about 11 p.m. on Sunday, April 30, an individual fired a gunshot into the side of a man’s vehicle while he was driving on Ebenezer Road from Pulaski Highway in White Marsh.

At about 4 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, a female employee was hugged and kissed by an unknown male customer while working at that Walmart located in the 6400 Block of Petrie Way, 21237.

At around 8:45 a.m. on Friday, May 5, three individuals approached a man at the corner of Pulaski Highway and Ebenezer Road, 21162. One of the suspects, displaying a gun, demanded money from the victim. The victim gave the three suspects his wallet and a ring and the suspects then fled the scene.

At just after midnight on Saturday, May 6, someone set off a small explosive device, possibly a firecracker, in the door frame of a home in the 7200 block of Gunpowder Road, 21220, causing damage to the door.

At about 8:15 p.m. on Wednesday, May 10, a man was walking on Glenwood Road in Essex, when he was approached by four individuals.  The four suspects approached, assaulted the man, and stole his cash.