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Baltimore area braces for wintry double shot

UPDATE: Baltimore County Public Schools have canceled all afternoon and evening activities on Thursday. Original story below… —— A pair of winter weather systems will affect Nottingham residents over the next few days. Round one is expected to arrive on Thursday. Accumulating snow is expected late Thursday and into Friday. The National Weather Service has issued Winter Weather Advisories for …


Crime, Emergency Response

Police recover loaded gun, drugs from Rosedale man along I-695

A Rosedale man is in police custody following a stop along I-695. The man was arrested on Monday, December 17, after Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) Police found him in possession of a loaded handgun and drugs. An officer checked the welfare of a driver who was stopped on the shoulder along I-695 near Exit 33 (Interstate 95) in Rosedale. The …


Maryland State Police, MDTA Police to step up patrols for Thanksgiving holiday

NOTTINGHAM, MD – With extra traffic expected this Thanksgiving holiday, Maryland State Police will have additional troopers on patrol who will be using a variety of initiatives to keep traffic moving, to respond quickly to highway incidents, and to take appropriate enforcement action when violations are observed that threaten the safety of travelers. Beginning Wednesday night, troopers from each of …

White Marsh Boulevard ramp to I-95 shut down

UPDATE: The ramp from eastbound Route 43 has been reopened, however the westbound Route 43 ramp to I-95 was shut down as of Tuesday evening. Original story below… —— Motorists in the White Marsh area should be aware of an important closure. The Maryland Transportation Authority reported on Monday night that the ramp from eastbound Route 43 to I-95 has …

Gov. Hogan adds $890M to extend I-95 Express Toll Lanes into Harford County

BALTIMORE, MD – The Hogan Administration announced on Friday the investment of an additional $890 million to extend the northbound I-95 Express Toll Lanes (ETL). The expanded $1.1 billion project will now provide two ETLs for more than 10 miles from north of MD 43 in Baltimore County to north of MD 24 in Harford County. Governor Larry Hogan initially …

Governor Hogan eliminates up-front E-ZPass transponder fee

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Larry Hogan on Wednesday announced that the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) would permanently eliminate the up-front $7.50 E-ZPass Maryland transponder fee for all new customers, putting $46 million back into Marylanders’ wallets over the next five years. In 2015, the governor also announced major toll rollbacks across the state, resulting in $270 million in savings for …