Education

Maryland student artists compete to design ‘I VOTED’ sticker for 2020 elections

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland State Board of Elections, in partnership with the Fine Arts Office of the Maryland State Department of Education, has extended the deadline for submissions in a statewide “I VOTED” Sticker State Elections Student Art Competition. The competition is accepting entries until October 25th and is open to all public school students, from pre-K through 12th grade. The …


Crime, Politics

Impallaria Chief Of Staff charged with election law violation

State Prosecutor Emmet Davitt announced on Thursday that Tyler Walch, Chief of Staff for Delegate Richard Impallaria, had been charged in the District Court for Baltimore County with violating the authority line requirements of the Maryland election laws. The maximum penalty for that offense is one year imprisonment and a fine of $1,000.00. The charges allege that Walch, who worked on …


Baltimore County Inaugural Ceremonies to be held Dec. 3

The Baltimore County Government Inaugural Ceremonies will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 3, 2018. The event will be held at SECU Arena at Towson University. The following elected officials will be sworn into office: County Executive John A. Olszewski, Jr. Advertisement County Council Tom Quirk, Izzy Patoka, A. Wade Kach, Julian E. Jones, Jr., David Marks, Cathy …

2018 election results: Marks, Bevins win re-election bids

The results of the 2018 mid-term elections are in. Baltimore County Councilman David Marks (R – 59%) defeated Alex Foley (D – 41%) in the Fifth District, which includes Carney, Towson, Perry Hall, and Kingsville. Baltimore County Councilwoman Cathy Bevins (D – 54%) defeated Ryan Nawrocki (R – 46%) in the Sixth District, which includes Parkville, White Marsh, Middle River, …

Baltimore County offices closed for Election Day, find your polling place

Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts, will be closed on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 for Election Day. Health department clinics, and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. Parking meters must be fed and Baltimore County Revenue Authority parking garages will be open as usual. Libraries are open regular hours. Trash and recyclables …

Important 2018 Gubernatorial General Election deadlines announced

Important deadlines for the upcoming 2018 Gubernatorial General Election are approaching. The deadline to register to vote, change party affiliation, update an address, and request an alternate polling place for this election is 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. To vote in the upcoming primary election, Maryland residents who are eligible to vote but are not yet registered – …

Councilman Marks endorsed by CASE

Baltimore County Fifth District Councilman David Marks announced on Wednesday that he had been endorsed by the Council of Administrative and Supervisory Employees (CASE). CASE, established in 1994, is the designated bargaining unit for certificated personnel including principals, assistant principals, coordinators, supervisors, pupil personnel workers, and superintendent’s designees within the Baltimore County school system. CASE has endorsed Councilman Marks in …

Essex voting location changed due to power failure

The polling location at Essex Co-Op, 1000 Franklin Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21221 is without power. There is no estimated time for power restoration. The Board of Elections has decided to move the primary election voting to Eastern Technical High School – Gymnasium, 1100 Mace Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21221. Signs will be posted at the Essex Co-Op location directing voters to …