Police/Fire, Traffic

House fire reported in Kingsville

UPDATE 2: There were no reported injuries, however initial reports indicate that the family dog did not survive. UPDATE: A second alarm has been sounded and a partial collapse has been reported. Avoid the area. Original story below… —— KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday evening house fire in Kingsville. The fire was reported at around 5 …


Police/Fire, Traffic

Northbound Belair Road shut down due to Kingsville crash

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash in Kingsville. The crash was reported along northbound Route 1 at around 2:15 p.m. The Maryland State Highway Administration reports that northbound Belair Road has been shut down between Sunshine Avenue and Mt. Vista Road. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the …


Bradshaw Road overpass at I-95 opens ahead of schedule

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Bradshaw Road overpass at Interstate 95 has reopened to traffic. The overpass closed for reconstruction in March 2019 and has reopened ahead of its originally scheduled reopening in spring 2020. The Maryland Transportation Authority thanks local residents and motorists for their patience. The reconstruction of the Bradshaw Road overpass is part of the expanded Express Toll Lanes (ETL) …

Councilman Marks honors Fifth District Citizens of the Year

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that several individuals and groups would be honored as Fifth District Citizens of the Year. In Towson, they include Lorrie Geiss for her leadership of the Towson Communities Alliance; John Rinehart, for his work as Vice President of the Towson Communities Alliance and in the Rodgers Forge neighborhood; Scott McGovern, retiring …

Kingsville Elementary educator named best teacher by readers of Baltimore Style magazine

TOWSON, MD—Amy DeNike, a Grade 3 teacher at Kingsville Elementary School, has been voted 2019 best public school teacher at the elementary-middle level by the readers of Baltimore Style magazine. Of DeNike’s award, Kingsville Elementary Principal Carol Ferris said, “It is a well-deserved recognition for an outstanding teacher who provides high-quality instruction for her students every day and always goes …

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for portions of Baltimore County and Harford County. The warning will remain in effect until 11 p.m. ET. At 10:15 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Delta to White Marsh, moving northeast at 65 MPH. Damaging winds will cause some trees and large branches …

Belair Road shut down due to Kingsville crash

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday evening crash in Kingsville. The crash was reported at about 7:30 p.m. along Belair Road. A utility pole is down and one person was reportedly ejected from their vehicle. Route 1 has been shut down in both directions between Cheryl Avenue and Longfield Drive. There has been no word on any …

Police investigating Parkville robbery, Rosedale assault, multiple Essex burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past few days. At just after 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 5, an individual into an argument with a known person in the 600-block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221). The argument escalated and the suspect grabbed the victim’s phone from their hands, pulled out a …