Police/Fire

Missing Carney senior citizen found dead

CARNEY, MD—A man who was reported missing from the Carney area on Wednesday has been found dead. David Albert Reeves, 81, a resident of Oak Crest Senior Living Community in Carney, was found dead on Thursday morning. Officers responded to the 8800-block of Walther Boulevard at 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday night when Reeves was reported missing by family members following …


Police/Fire

Police searching for senior missing from Carney

UPDATE: David Reeves was found dead on Thursday morning. Original story below… —— CARNEY, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a senior citizen who has gone missing from the Carney area. David Reeves, 80, was last seen at Oak Crest Village on Walther Boulevard at around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Reeves is 5’11” tall and weighs 160 pounds. He …


Oak Crest honors the hearts of volunteers

On Wednesday,  Oak Crest honored the hearts of its 650 resident volunteers at a celebratory brunch held at the Erickson Living retirement community. During the ceremony, special recognition was bestowed upon recipients in the following categories: Resident Volunteers of the Year: Presented to the Helping Hands, a group of 17 residents who provide companionship and friendship to their peers in …

Oak Crest Village celebrates new fitness and aquatic center

On Monday, March 19, residents of Oak Crest Village in Parkville celebrated the opening of a new fitness and aquatic center at the retirement community. The improvements were part of a $15 million renovation project at Oak Crest Village. Baltimore County Councilman David Marks commented on the importance of the project at Oak Crest Village, home to more than 2,000 …

Councilman David Marks to seek re-election

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Tuesday that he would seek re-election, pledging to continue his “record of bipartisan and independent leadership for the citizens of the Fifth District,” according to the official press release. “While other governments are embroiled in partisanship and stalemate, we have worked across party lines to deliver unprecedented results for the Fifth District—three new …

Meet Parkville’s 100-year-old tennis phenom

When Evelyn Schroedl was growing up, her favorite tennis pro was Helen Wills Moody. Don’t know the name? Helen Wills Moody was the number one rated women’s tennis player in the world in 1927. Her fan, Evelyn, was 10 years old. We caught up with Evelyn Schroedl shortly after one of her many 100th birthday celebrations. A vivacious and animated …

Large gas leak, fire reported at Oak Crest retirement community

Crews are on the scene of a potentially large, Friday morning gas leak at a Parkville/Carney retirement center. At just after 10 a.m., units responded to the Oak Crest retirement community located at 8820 Walther Boulevard (21234). Witnesses reported a strong gas odor throughout several units coupled with high readings. The gas leak was accompanied by an underground fire that …