Crime, Police/Fire

Man robbed at gunpoint near Hazelwood Inn, woman assaulted in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past month. At just before 12:45 a.m. on Monday, September 19, a man forcibly entered his ex-girlfriend’s residence in the 3000-block of Putty Hill Avenue in Parkville (21234) via a rear sliding door. The suspect struck the victim in the face and the lock on the door was …


Events, Family, Police/Fire

Parkville 9/11 Path of Honor marks 11th year

PARKVILLE, MD—An annual tradition will return to Parkville this weekend. For the past eleven years, volunteers have placed 2,977 American flags along Putty Hill Avenue, from Old Harford Road to Harford Road, in honor of those who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The 2022 Path of Honor will go up on Friday morning to commemorate …


BCPS to host new series of open houses to hire teachers and other staff for the 2022-2023 school year

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools, the third largest school system in Maryland and 22nd largest in the nation, has announced a new series of open houses to recruit teachers and others for the 2022-2023 school year. While the open houses’ focus will be on teacher recruitment, candidates also are sought to serve as bus drivers, bus attendants, cafeteria workers, building …

Icy Delights snowballs coming to Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Parkville will soon have a new spot for frozen treats. Icy Delights will be taking over the snowball stand formerly occupied by Elizabeth & Zyggie’s. Icy Delights is a small chain of snowball stands, as well as three ice cream stores, serving Baltimore and surrounding areas since 1992. Shaved ice served in gourmet flavors is their staple. The new …

Man pulls weapon during Carney road rage incident, robbery reported on Putty Hill Avenue

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported in recent days. At just after noon on Tuesday, May 3, an individual met two other individuals in the 1100-block of Deanwood Road in Hillendale (21234) to sell a pair of shoes. One suspect provided the victim with counterfeit money and displayed a weapon. At just before 12:30 p.m. on …

We Back Blue Rally & Ride to roll through Parkville in May

PARKVILLE, MD—The We Back Blue Ride & Rally will once again roll through Parkville next month. The rally will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 22 at Faze 4 Liquors located at 1619 Merritt Boulevard, Dundalk. The ride will then leave from there at noon, travel around I-695, and end at McAvoy’s (2531 Putty Hill Avenue, Parkville, 21234). The …

Police respond to fight at Parkville High School

PARKVILLE, MD—Police responded to a fight at Parkville High School on Tuesday. On March 1, additional officers responded to the 2600-block of Putty Hill Avenue (21234) to assist a School Resource Officer with a physical altercation. A police spokesperson tells NottinghamMD.com that a weapon was mentioned but not confirmed. The school was briefly placed on lockdown, but dismissed on time.

Police searching for missing woman last seen on Putty Hill Avenue

TOWSON, MD—Police are searching for a missing Baltimore County woman. Caroline Cromwell, 60, is 5’5″ tall and weighs 105 pounds.  She is believed to be operating a 2013 Ford Focus with MD tag 1CP7530. She was reported missing from the 1500-block of Putty Hill Avenue (21286) on Sunday, February 13, and is believed to be wearing a t-shirt and camo …