Politics, Sci-Tech

Baltimore County adopts major solid waste regulation changes

TOWSON, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Public Works and Transportation on Friday announced several changes to the Bureau of Solid Waste Management’s regulations. The announced changes include: Beginning April 1, 2022, Baltimore County will require all separate yard material collection to be placed in paper bags and will no longer accept plastic bags for yard waste. This new rule will …


Business, Entertainment

Rosedale dad lands winning $100,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket

ROSEDALE, MD—Playing Maryland Lottery scratch-offs has been a just-for-fun activity for a single dad from Rosedale, but the fun expanded explosively last weekend after he won $100,000 on a $10 Ca$h Bonus instant ticket! “I told my family and we were just running around the house,” he told Maryland Lottery officials after claiming his prize. “I was in shock. I …


Overlea business robbed at gunpoint, Perry Hall home burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the weekend. At just before 2:45 p.m. on Friday, October 15, a passenger in a vehicle pointed a gun at the occupants of another vehicle in a parking lot in the 6400-block of Petrie Way in Rosedale (21237). Sometime between noon on Saturday, October 16 and 11 a.m. on …

Gas prices rise again, push 7-year highs

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The nation’s average gas price has increased 2.9 cents from a week ago and stands at $3.30 per gallon on Monday, according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 7.5 cents from a month ago and $1.08 per gallon higher than …

Administrative secretary at Rosedale school named Maryland Education Support Professional of the Year

ROSEDALE, MD—An administrative secretary at a school in Rosedale has been named the 2021-2022 Maryland State Education Association (MSEA) Education Support Professional of the Year. Baltimore County Public Schools on Monday announced that Shady Spring Elementary School’s Brad Fisher had received the honor. “Congratulations to Brad Fisher on receiving this well-deserved honor,” said Baltimore County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Darryl …

FOOD TRUCKS: Perry Hall, White Marsh, Rosedale, Long Green lineups for week of October 18 announced

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The local food truck event lineups for the week of October 18, 2021 have been announced. White Marsh VFC Food Truck Tuesdays WMVFC’s Food Truck Tuesdays will be held 4 – 8 p.m. every Tuesday. The lineup up Tuesday, October 19 is as follows: Taco Bar Food Truck Chesapeake Food Works Craving Potato Factory Boss Burger LLC Crossroads Bistro …

Showers, severe storms possible in Baltimore area on Saturday afternoon

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Saturday could get a bit bumpy in the Baltimore area. The National Weather Service says a strong cold front will move through the region on Saturday afternoon. Severe thunderstorms are possible with the frontal passage. These storms could result in localized wind damage, as well as hazardous winds and waves on the waters. Residents should stay tuned to local …

Dense Fog Advisory issued for Baltimore area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for the Baltimore metro area. The advisory will remain in effect until 9 a.m. on Thursday. Forecasters say to expect visibility of one quarter mile or less in dense fog. Hazardous driving conditions are likely due to low visibility. If driving, motorists are encouraged to slow down, use headlights, …