Business, Entertainment

Old signs taken down at Perry Hall Square

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Out with the old, in with the new. The old signs at Perry Hall Square were taken down on Friday. New signage has been installed that is closer to the ground. The shopping center’s old red lettering was taken down back in May as the complex prepared for an overhaul. Atlantic Realty Companies invested over $2 million in upgrading …


Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking reported in Parkville, Middle River food delivery driver robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several crimes that were reported over the past few weeks. At around 5 a.m. on Friday, October 4, two individuals approached someone on Dowling Court in Hillendale/Parkville (21234) and demanded the keys to their vehicle at gunpoint. The victim gave suspects the keys and suspects fled in the vehicle. At around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, October …


The Avenue announces date for 2019 Holiday Parade

NOTTINGHAM, MD—An annual tradition continues this December in White Marsh. The Avenue at White Marsh will host the area’s 21st Annual Holiday Parade on Saturday, December 7th at 10 a.m. The parade will feature local high school marching bands, street performers, mascots, dance troops, and much more…all leading up to the arrival of Santa! Plus, attendees are encourage to stick …

El Salto to open Perry Hall location next week

PERRY HALL, MD—It’s official. El Salto will open its new location in the Perry Hall Square shopping center on Monday, October 21, 2019. Major renovations began at Perry Hall Square back in May. Atlantic Realty Companies invested more than $2 million to upgrade the 55-year-old shopping center, the oldest in Perry Hall. “El Salto Authentic Mexican Restaurant at Perry Hall …

Councilman Marks: Klausmier Road traffic light to be installed by end of 2019

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The new traffic light at Klausmier Road and Belair Road should be installed in either November or December, Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Thursday. “When the Klaumeier Farm development was proposed, I created a task force to examine ways to improve mobility in that part of Perry Hall,” Councilman Marks said. “Every single recommendation is being implemented. …

Parkville resident honored with Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities award

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Heather Johnson, an educator at The Maryland School for the Blind, has been named the Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities 2019 Teacher of the Year. The annual award is presented to a public or private, preschool to post-secondary school teacher, who through exceptional effort, both inside and outside of the classroom, instills in others a positive attitude and acceptance …

Nottingham man named first FishMaryland Master Angler Award recipient

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has recognized its first FishMaryland Master Angler Award recipient. Gary Simpson, of Nottingham, caught a total of 10 different species meeting all the minimum set requirements of the department’s new recreational fishing award program. Simpson’s award-sized catches include: chain pickerel, largemouth bass, white perch, walleye, striped bass, crappie, smallmouth bass, blue crab, red …

Perry Hall Driving School abruptly closes

PERRY HALL, MD—A local, Perry Hall business seems to have abruptly closed its doors. Over the weekend, several residents posted to Facebook wondering what had happened to Perry Hall Driving School. The company’s website has been taken offline and no one answered the phones there on Monday. The MVA is reportedly in the process of collecting records from the driving …