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 …


Business, Entertainment

Rosedale retiree wins $30,000 with Maryland Lottery scratch-off

ROSEDALE, MD – A Rosedale man told Maryland Lottery officials that he buys a scratch-off or two just about every day as part of his routine since retirement. While he stuck to that routine last Friday, the 74-year-old reports that the results of his purchase were far from routine. He wound up winning a $30,000 top prize on a Dominoes …


Burglaries reported in Fullerton, Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several burglaries that were reported in recent days. Sometime between Wednesday, August 14, and Thursday, August 22, a known individual entered an apartment in the 4300-block of Cardwell Avenue in Fullerton (21236) and stole clothing, electronics, cell phones, and other personal items. Sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Friday, August 30, an …

Police investigating local burglaries, assaults

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several burglaries and assaults that were reported over the past few days. At around 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 29, an individual broke into a business in the 100-block of Carroll Island Road in Bowleys Quarters (21220) by breaking the rear door lock and prying open the door. The suspect entered the business and …

Water main break near Belair Road closes businesses

FULLERTON, MD – A major water main break in the Fullerton area has forced some businesses to close. The break was reported on Monday afternoon in the area of Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard. Councilman David Marks says that several local businesses have been affected, including the Fullerton Pub (which has temporarily closed) and the new Weis on Belair Road …

Roadside improvements completed near Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard

OVERLEA, MD – The Overlea-Fullerton Rosedale Business Association recently completed construction of a new seating area for those waiting at the bus stop in front of Dunkin’ Donuts, near the intersection of Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard. The two-year project was funded through the Baltimore County Department of Planning’s Community Revitalization Action Grant program for about $6,400. A separate grant …