Emergency Response, Traffic

House fire, gas leak reported in Carney

Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon house fire in the Carney area. At about 3:45 p.m., a vehicle struck a gas line in the 9000-block of Hines Road (21234). There is an active gas leak at the scene as well as smoke inside two-story single-family home. There has been no word on any injuries. Advertisement Motorists should avoid …


Business, Real Estate

Parkville named one of the hottest affordable U.S. neighborhoods of 2019

Parkville has been named one of the ten hottest, affordable neighborhoods in the United States. The new report from Redfin ranks Parkville at number three in the U.S. In the 2019 report, Redfin ranks the hottest affordable neighborhoods for the typical homebuyer. The online real estate company uses a modified version of the methodology from their annual hottest neighborhoods report. …


Maryland School for the Blind sets Guinness World Record

The Maryland School for the Blind has set a Guinness World Record. A word record has been set for the longest marathon game of Goalball, according to the Guinness World Record organization. Teams consisting of MSB students and alumni as well as collegiate, adult, and Paralympic athletes attempted the feat on December 7 and 8, 2018 by playing the physically …

Police: missing woman was last seen in Parkville

UPDATE: Jacklyn Camilleri has been found safe & unharmed. Original story below… —— Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing senior citizen. Jacklyn Crofoot Camilleri, 81, was last seen at around 2 p.m. on Wednesday in the 9300-block of Harford Road, near Putty Hill Avenue. Police believe Camilleri may have been traveling toward …

Massive water main break reported in Carney

Crews are on the scene of a major, Tuesday afternoon water main break in Parkville/Carney. The break occurred in the 9100-block of Summer Park Drive (21234). The roadway has been compromised and a massive geyser of water has broken windows in nearby homes.  Shingles have also been forcibly blown off of some homes. Baltimore County police and fire crews have …

Motorcycles stolen in Perry Hall, Boost Mobile in Essex robbed

Police are investigating several robberies and a burglary that were reported over the past week. At 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 3, an individual approached a man who was on his cell phone in the 2600-block of Rader Avenue (21234).  The suspect told the victim to hang up, empty his pockets, and remove his shoes. The suspect then fled the scene with the victim’s shoes. …