Business, Events, Politics

County Executive Olszewski announces 2020 series of budget town hall meetings

TOWSON, MD—County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Friday announced his second annual series of town hall meetings to hear from constituents about their ideas and priorities. The seven meetings, one in each council district, will provide a forum for public discussion focused on future budget priorities and ensure that community members have the opportunity to provide input into the budget planning …


Crime, Entertainment, Police/Fire

Baltimore rapper Dee Dave killed in Essex double-shooting

ESSEX, MD—The man who was killed in a double-shooting in Essex on Friday morning was a local Baltimore rapper. David Leroy King, A.K.A. “Dee Dave,” was killed in a shooting that occurred at just after 5 a.m. in the 900-block of Holgate Drive.  A second man was injured in the shooting. The 29-year-old rapper had been scheduled to fly to …


Police investigating double-shooting homicide in Essex

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as David Leroy King, 29, of the 2100-block of Westfield Road.  He was known to many as the East Baltimore rapper “Dee Dave.” He was reportedly supposed to fly to Atlanta on Friday for a show. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police have released additional details on a double shooting in Essex left one …

Early-morning shooting reported in Essex

UPDATE 2: the victim has been identified as Baltimore rapper Dee Dave. UPDATE: Police say this is now being investigated as a homicide that occurred in the 900-block of Holgate Drive. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police were on the scene of a shooting in Essex on Friday morning. The shooting was reported at around 5 a.m. in the area …

White Marsh tractor-trailers, Parkville apartment burglarized; Essex 7-Eleven robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 7 and 11 p.m. on Thursday, January 16, an individual broke into a locked apartment 6600-block of Collinsdale Road in Parkville (21234) and stole a television, a laptop, and shoes. Between Thursday and 5 a.m. on Friday, January 17, an individual entered a parking …

BCPS students ages 14+ invited to register for Baltimore County Youth Employment Summit

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools students are invited to participate in a special youth summit to learn about workplace standards, career pathways, and professional development. Attendees will learn about professions in Baltimore County government and will have the opportunity to apply for the 2020 Summer Youth Employment Program. Students are asked to bring their BCPS devices with them to apply …

Essex crash leaves one unconscious

UPDATE: The adult female patient has been rescued but is seriously injured. One other patient is being treated for minor injuries. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Tuesday night crash in Essex. The crash was reported at around 9:30 p.m. at the intersection of Route 702 and Mansfield Road. Two vehicles were involved …

Police searching for missing Essex man

UPDATE: Shawn Phillips has been found safe and unharmed. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a man who has gone missing from the Essex area. Shawn Phillips, 43, was last seen on Tuesday morning at his home in the 900-block of Punjab Circle in Essex. Phillips is 5’7″, weighs 140 pounds, and has a …