Government, Traffic

Planned road closure to affect Overlea-Fullerton residential

Residents in the Overlea-Fullerton area should be aware of a planned road closure next week. A Baltimore City Department of Public Works water contractor has requested a road closure at Belair Road at Ridge Road (21236), according to Councilman David Marks. The closure will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Advertisement The …


Crime, Emergency Response

Burglary, attempted stabbing reported in Nottingham

Police are investigating a burglary and an attempted stabbing that were reported this week. At about 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, January 10, two individuals shattered the rear sliding door glass in order to break into an apartment in the 8100-block of Ridgetown Drive in Nottingham (21236).  Once inside, the suspects rummaged through the apartment but were interrupted when a resident returned home. The …


Police investigating shooting at Putty Hill Plaza, reward offered

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a Monday night shooting that occurred in the Fullerton area. At about 10:30 p.m., officers responded to Putty Hill Plaza, located in the 7900-block of Belair Road in Nottingham (21236) for a report of a shooting. Police were able to locate the victim after the man drove himself to a local hospital. ] Detectives determined that the man …

Nottingham residence burglarized, Verizon store robbed

Police are investigating two burglaries and a robbery that were reported over the past week. Between Wednesday, December 12, and Wednesday, December 26, at 3:30 p.m., an individual broke into a residence in the 8200-block of Cypress Mill Road (21236) and stole jewelry. At just after 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 27, two individuals entered the Verizon Wireless store located in the …

Missing 86-year-old was last seen on Belair Road

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman. Betty Brannan, 86, was last seen driving her green Saturn View – with Maryland tag 16090HT – in the 7900-block of Belair Road. Family and friends are concerned about Betty Brannan’s well-being. Betty Brannan is five-feet, six inches tall and weighs approximately 224 pounds. She was last seen …

Weis Markets and Hormel Foods to donate 2,225 hams to Maryland Food Bank

One in nine Marylanders is facing food insecurity, and Weis Markets and Hormel Foods are working with the Maryland Food Bank to help support families in need this holiday season. Weis and Hormel Foods will donate 7,600 pounds of ham, or 2,225 hams, to the Maryland Food Bank as part of the Hormel® Cure 81® Hams for Hunger program, which …