Education, Events, Family

Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library launches ‘Big Give’ campaign to raise funds for BCPL

TOWSON, MD—The Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library will be hosting a day of giving on Wednesday, May 18 to raise additional funds for vital projects for the 21st-century library. Donations can be made online to support Baltimore County Public Library initiatives including Social Worker in the Library, Summer Reading Challenge, STREAM bookmobile for youth, Storyville, and building improvements. Anyone …


Family

GoFundMe page started by family of teen killed on I-83

COCKEYSVILLE, MD—A GoFundMe page has been established by the family of a teen who was killed on Interstate 83 this week. At around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 20, KingDavid Okolo, 17, was stuck and killed by a tractor-trailer on I-83 in Cockeysville. The GoFundMe page was started by his brother, Michael Okolo. “He was just 17 year [sic] old …


Red Brick Station, Ando’s Market to hold Family Fun Earth Day Event on THE AVENUE at White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Red Brick Station and Ando’s Market will be holding a Family Fun Earth Day Event on THE AVENUE at White Marsh. The event will take place 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 23, 2022. The festivities will include: Free planting station with Bandit Wines Free Wine Tasting Red Brick Station beer on tap Free kids’ Earth …

GoFundMe page established for victims of Perry Hall house fire

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A GoFundMe page has been established for a family who lost everything in a house fire earlier this week. Jason and Diane Giacubeno of 9100 Transoms Road in Northgate Hall lost everything in a house fire on Monday, March 14th.  The fire sent up a plume of thick, black smoke that could be seen for miles. No one was …

Fundraiser to be held for Nottingham salon destroyed in crash

UPDATE: The ownership of Roula’s Salon contacted NottinghamMD.com and stated that the event being held at another salon was not authorized by Roula’s. Roula’s Salon asks that anyone who wishes to assist them in rebuilding make a donation via the GoFundMe page established by Nicole Massoni, owner of Massoni’s Italian Restaurant. The GoFundMe page can be found here.

GoFundMe page established for families of fallen, injured Baltimore City firefighters

BALTIMORE, MD—A GoFundMe page has been established to help the families of the firefighters who were killed and injured in Monday’s two-alarm blaze in Baltimore City. Lt. Paul Butrim, Kelsey Sadler, and Kenny Lacayo were killed in a two-alarm blaze and partial building collapse that occurred at around 6:00 a.m. on Monday in the 200-block of S. Stricker Street in …

THE AVENUE at White Marsh, Markers of Maryland to celebrate Small Business Saturday with Small Shop Saturday Market

WHITE MARSH, MD—It’s Small Business Saturday and THE AVENUE at White Marsh will be celebrating with the Makers of Maryland. The “shop local” event will be held 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 27th. There will be 50+ “makers” at the store and the outside market will feature… Extra Route One Apparel products Youth entrepreneurs from the Aspiring …

Conrad’s to hold Ravens game day crab feast to honor Officer Amy Caprio

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A local restaurant will be honoring a fallen hero later this month. Conrad’s Seafood Restaurant in Perry Hall will host a Ravens game day crab feast on Sunday, November 21, 2021 to honor Officer Amy Caprio. Doors will open at 12 p.m. and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Baltimore County Police Department’s K9 unit. …