Weather

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 …


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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, …


Edgewood house explosion caused by disconnected gas range, candle

EDGEWOOD, MD—Investigators with the Office of the State Fire Marshal have determined the cause of an explosion that leveled a home and critically injured an Edgewood man on Sunday evening. Deputy State Fire Marshals have concluded that 67-year-old Delbert L. Markley, Jr., the homeowner, lit a candle after he improperly disconnected a gas range, subsequently allowing the home to fill …

Police: Body found at Gunpowder Falls State Park

KINGSVILLE, MD—Police are on the scene after a dead body was found at Gunpowder Falls State Park on Monday morning. A police spokesperson tells NottinghamMD.com that at around 9:15 a.m., officers located a deceased subject near Little Gunpowder Falls, in the 12000-block of Belair Road in Kingsville.   Detectives are conducting an investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding the death.  …

Emergency crews responding to Gunpowder Falls State Park

UPDATE 2: Police now say a dead body has been found at Gunpowder Falls State Park – details here. UPDATE: Initial reports of smoke at the location were not accurate.  Further details have not yet been released. Original story below… —— KINGSVILLE, MD—Emergency crews are responding to Gunpowder Falls State Park in Kingsville. Several fire, EMS, and police units are …

Edgewood house explosion damages three homes, critical injuries reported

UPDATE 2: Investigators have determined the cause of the explosion – details here. UPDATE: Officials have confirmed that the explosion originated from within the home.  Investigators are currently working with BGE to determine the cause. The owner was discovered at the rear of the home. Original story below… —— EDGEWOOD, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday night house …

Royal Farms store in Nottingham sells winning $50,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off ticket

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A Harford County  man walked into a Royal Farms store in Nottingham last week for a cold drink and unknowingly walked out with a $50,000 winning scratch-off game. The lucky winner just wanted to quench his thirst, but while at the store he picked up two scratch-off games including a Cash Bonus ticket. He didn’t play the games until …