Police/Fire

GoFundMe page established to help get vintage Rosedale VFC engine running again

ROSEDALE, MD—The Rosedale Volunteer Fire Company is seeking assistance in getting a vintage engine back on the road. A GoFundMe page has been created to help Rosedale VFC get their E 282, 1962 B-model MacK running again.  It is the longest-serving fire engine in Company history, serving from 1962 to 1993. Organizers say they need help in getting some major …


Police/Fire

Middle River Volunteer Fire & Rescue raising funds for new rescue boat

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A local fire & rescue company is raising funds to buy a new boat. Middle River Volunteer Fire & Rescue, home of Baltimore County’s only dive rescue team, has established a GoFundMe page to help them purchase a new water rescue vessel. “Our dive boat has seen better days and we are in need of a replacement,” MRVFR …


GoFundMe page established for Snoop the service dog’s vet expenses

NOTTINGHAM, MD—It was a heartbreaking story that had a bittersweet ending. A GoFundMe page has been established to help cover vet expenses for Snoop, the service dog who was found after fleeing from a fatal White Marsh crash.  Since Snoop’s owner was killed in the crash, the funds will also help the owner’s sister who is now caring for the …

JMVFC firefighter suffers heart attack while battling weekend house fire

JOPPA, MD—A firefighter suffered a heart attack while battling a house fire in Joppa over the weekend. Tyler Colvin says his father, a firefighter with the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company, went into cardiac arrest after responding to a house fire in the 700-block of Ferguson Road on Saturday afternoon. After being transported to UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, the firefighter …

Son of Baltimore County police officers killed in South Carolina shooting

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The son of two Baltimore County police officers was killed on Tuesday. A deadly shooting at a South Carolina nightclub claimed the life of 18-year-old Garrett Bakhsh. Bakhsh died at 8 p.m. Tuesday night from injuries he sustained in the shooting. Police responded to the deadly shooting at Mac’s Lounge on Camden Avenue at around 2 a.m. on Sunday, …

GoFundMe page established for family whose Nottingham home was struck by vehicle

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A GoFundMe page has been established for a Nottingham family whose home was struck by a vehicle earlier this month. On Monday, December 2, 2019, a driver lost control of her vehicle, crashing through the home of Sarah & Felix De Luca and their 4 children (ages 15, 12, 10, and 4) on Ridgetown Drive (21236). Baltimore County has …

GoFundMe pages established for Loch Raven Village fire victims

HILLENDALE, MD – GoFundMe pages have been established for the victims of a fire that swept through three townhomes in Loch Raven Village on the Fourth of July. The fire was reported at just after 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 4th, in the 1800-block of Edgewood Road (21234). A total of three townhomes were involved in the fire. It was …

11-year-old boy dies after being pulled from Joppa pool on Memorial Day

JOPPA, MD – An 11-year-old Edgewood boy who was rescued from a pool in Joppa on Memorial Day has succumbed to his injuries. Zephaniah Muchele died on Friday morning at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, according to The Aegis. The boy was found at the bottom of a swimming pool on Neptune Drive in Joppa, where he had been visiting with …