Events, Family, Police/Fire

Police to monitor offenders barred from having contact with children on Halloween

TOWSON, MD—Police in Baltimore County will be keeping an eye on sex offenders who are not allowed to have contact with children this Halloween. Only about 10 percent of registered sex offenders in Baltimore County have what is called a “no contact” order as part of their probation. This, in effect, prohibits them from handing out candy to children on …


Events, Family, Police/Fire

Maryland State Police to ramp up safety efforts ahead of Halloween weekend

PIKESVILLE, MD—Maryland State Police are gearing up for the Halloween weekend with additional troopers on patrol using a variety of initiatives to urge both motorists and pedestrians to use common sense, take responsibility, and be more courteous on Maryland’s roadways. Between Thursday and Sunday, troopers statewide will be focusing enforcement efforts on impaired driving, aggressive driving, speeding, distracted driving, and …


Baltimore County Parks & Rec. ‘Boo-Thru’ to be held at Honeygo Run Regional Park this Friday

PERRY HALL, MD—’Tis the season for ghosts and goblins. The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks has announced details regarding its 2021 ‘Boo-Thru’ event. Residents will be able to celebrate Halloween, drive-thru style, at Honeygo Run Regional Park. The event will be held 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 22, 2021. Costumes are encouraged and local businesses will …

Halloween: Police monitoring offenders barred from contact with children

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police in Baltimore County will be monitoring sex offenders who are not allowed to have contact with children this Halloween. Out of the hundreds of registered sex offenders in Baltimore County, only about 10 percent have what is called a “no contact order” as part of their probation. This, in effect, prohibits them from handing out candy to children …

Autobahn Indoor Speedway to hold ‘Scary Clown Chase’ this weekend

WHITE MARSH, MD—Care to get your adrenaline pumping this Halloween weekend? Autobahn Indoor Speedway will be holding a “Scary Clown Chase” event all weekend long. The event will run from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m. on Thursday (10/29), Friday (10/30), and Saturday (10/31). Every hour on the hour, racers who can avoid getting caught or passed by the chaser will …

State Fire Marshal provides Halloween safety tips for Marylanders

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Even as parents and caregivers continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, Halloween is still one of the most exciting nights of the year. This year’s festivities will look a bit different and call for creative alternatives that are both fun and follow local COVID-19 guidelines and recommendations.  Regardless of how Marylanders choose to celebrate this Halloween, State Fire Marshal …

Sky Zone to hold HalGLOWeen event in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Beware of things that go “jump” in the night. Sky Zone in Rosedale will be holding a fun, family Halloween-themed event later this month. “HalGLOWeen” will be held on Sunday, October 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. “The white lights go off, the black lights go on, and the energy level goes up! We’ll have a live DJ, dance …

Baltimore County to hold ‘Boo Thru’ event at Honeygo Regional Park

PERRY HALL, MD—A fun, family event will be coming to Perry Hall later this month. The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks will hold a “Boo Thru” event at Honeygo Regional Park. The event will take place on Friday, October 23, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Local organizations will be distributing pre-packaged, grab-and-go goodie bags. Children will be able …