Crime, Police/Fire

Fullerton beauty store, Essex Dollar General burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 4:15 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11, an individual pried open the front door of the Dollar General, located in the 200-block of Back River Neck Road in Essex (21221). The suspect made two unsuccessful attempts to open the safe using the …


Education

BCPS celebrates AP Capstone Diploma and AP Seminar and Research Certificate recipients from Pikesville High, Eastern Tech

TOWSON, MD – Twenty-six 2019 graduates of Pikesville and Eastern Technical high schools have earned the Advanced Placement® (AP®) Capstone Diploma, and seven 2019 graduates of Eastern Tech earned the AP Seminar and Research Certificate™ during the 2018-19 school year. AP Capstone™ is a College Board program designed to prepare students for college and career success through the development of …


Students at Eastern Tech, Perry Hall High named National Merit semifinalists

TOWSON, MD—Twenty Baltimore County Public Schools students from eight high schools have been named semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program coordinated by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. The honored students are: Catonsville High School Jessica L. McDivitt Eleanor G. Queeney Ellen K. Schumacher Dulaney High School Mir Saif Hossain Victoria S. Jin Gautam Maybhate Sreesaisowmya Potluri Sarah …

Police investigating Parkville robbery, Rosedale assault, multiple Essex burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past few days. At just after 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 5, an individual into an argument with a known person in the 600-block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221). The argument escalated and the suspect grabbed the victim’s phone from their hands, pulled out a …

BCPS Community Conversations: Meet Superintendent Darryl Williams

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Residents of northeastern Baltimore County will soon have an opportunity to meet with new Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Darryl Williams. As part of their “Community Conversations”series, BCPS will present a series of talks where residents can chat with Superintendent Williams and share their thoughts. One session will take place on Monday, September 30, at Overlea High …

Silver Alert issued for missing Essex man

UPDATE: Robert Odell has been located. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD – Police in Baltimore County have issued a Silver Alert for a missing Essex man. Robert Odell, 77, was last seen driving a green, 2004 Ford Explorer with MD plates 419M553. He left the 2000-block of Tred Avon Road (21221) at around 6:15 p.m. on Saturday and has …