Traffic, Weather

Wintry mix to impact Baltimore area on Monday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Following a chilly weekend, winter weather is set to impact the Baltimore area early next week. The National Weather Service says seasonable temperatures are expected on Saturday night with lows in the 20s. The next chance for widespread precipitation will be on Monday and into Tuesday morning with a wintry mix likely across much of the region. On Monday …


Education, Opinion, Politics

Councilman Marks: Secure state funding for two new northeastern schools

The following is an op-ed piece from Councilman David Marks… As the 2021 session of the Maryland General Assembly opens, the top priority for our state legislators should be to secure the funding needed to advance new schools in Baltimore County. This will be the third consecutive session where such funding stalled. In 2019, the newly-elected House of Delegates advanced …


Water main break reported in Overlea/Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A water main break in the Overlea/Fullerton area has left several residents without water. The Department of Public Works reports that an 8-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 200-block of Marion Avenue (21236). Twenty customers and one hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA provided on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Featured

Baltimore County Police Department to promote several officers on Thursday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department will hold a promotion ceremony for several officers on Thursday, January 7, starting at 10 a.m. Due to COVID-19, attendance at the promotion ceremony will be limited. These officers will be honored at the next formal promotion ceremony in front of their family, friends and Department members when the need for social distancing is …

Celebrate ‘Noon Year’s Eve’ virtually with Baltimore County Public Library

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Public Library is inviting residents to say goodbye to 2020 and hello to 2021…virtually. Library branches will celebrate “Noon Year’s Eve” on Thursday, December 31, 2020 from 11:30 a.m. – noon. Participants will make crafts, read stories, sing songs, and ring in the new year at noon. From BCPL: “Pick up a special Noon Year’s Eve …

Wind Advisory issued for Baltimore area on Christmas Eve

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A Wind Advisory has been issued for the Nottingham area for Christmas Eve. The wind advisory covers southern Baltimore County and will be in effect from 6 p.m. on Thursday through 6 a.m. on Christmas Day. The National Weather says to expect south to southeast winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts of up to 50 mph. Gusty winds …

Thunderstorms, snow showers expected on Christmas Eve in Baltimore

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch. NOTTINGHAM, MD—Christmas Eve 2020 could be one to remember in the Baltimore area, weather-wise. The National Weather Service says to expect thunderstorms, strong winds, and possibly even some light snow on Thursday. Forecasters say there is an increased risk of flooding and wind damage later in the day Thursday …

Baltimore County roads still slick due to winter storm, over 400 crashes reported statewide

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The precipitation has ended, but lingering wet roads and chilly temperatures are resulting in slick roads. Even main arteries such as E. Joppa Road remained slippery and ice-covered in many spots as of 10 a.m. on Thursday morning. Motorists are urged to use caution and assume that any surfaces that appear wet may be icy. From 9 a.m. on …