Business, Family, Health, Police/Fire

Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks summer camps open for registration

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Department of Recreation and Parks PAL Recreation Centers will open for summer camp beginning Monday, July 6, at limited capacity. Spaces are still available for registration. Programs are free and open to participants ages 8 to 17 and will include active games, arts and crafts, outdoor athletics, life skills and other activities. All registrants will also …


Police/Fire

Serious injuries reported following Hillendale house fire

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in Hillendale on Thursday morning. The fire was reported at around 5:30 a.m. in the 1300-block of Halstead Road (21234). Arriving units found fire showing from a 2-story dwelling. One person was rescued and sustained life-threatening injuries, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Advertisement …


Robbery reported outside Gunpowder Elementary, home invasion reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between midnight and 5 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10, an individual cut the kitchen window screen to a home in the 3600-block of Branchcourt Road in Carney (21234).  The suspect then reached through the open window and stole medication from the interior window ledge. At …

House fire reported in Parkville

Crews are on the scene of a Monday night house fire in Hillendale/Parkville. At just after 9 p.m., units responded to the 1200-block of Halstead Road (21234) for a report of a dwelling fire. Crews from Providence Volunteer Fire Company, Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company, and White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company are responding. Heavy fire has been reported at the scene, …

BCPS school libraries offer summer hours, activities

NOTTINGHAM, MD — School is out for summer (mostly), but many Baltimore County public school libraries are still in. This year, several local Baltimore County Public Schools elementary school libraries are offering special summer hours during which students can check out books, write stories, use computers, and engage in makerspace and other activities. Here are summer hours at BCPS school …