Crime, Police/Fire

Man assaulted & robbed in Parkville, Royal Farms store burglarized in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 11:45 p.m. on Saturday, January 16, two individuals stole cash from a man at an apartment complex in the 2900-block of Kings Ridge Road in Parkville (21234).  The two suspects also assaulted the victim.  When the suspects left, they damaged the inside of …


Health, Politics, Sci-Tech

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 positivity rate falls, hospitalizations drop

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that the statewide COVID-19 positivity rate fell and total hospitalizations dropped over the past week. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, January 15, 2021, there have been 320,739 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 6,352,475 tests, including more than …


Rosedale cell phone store robbed, woman choked during assault

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported in recent days. At 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, December 30, a 42-year-old woman was sitting in a car with someone she knew only on a first-name basis in the area of Cynthia Terrace and Utrecht Road (21206), when a verbal argument escalated. The suspect began choking the woman almost to …

Robberies reported in Parkville, Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local robberies that were reported over the past week. Around 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 7, an individual arrived at CCBC Essex, located in the 7200-block of Rossville Boulevard (21237), and asked a woman to make a phone call for him. The suspect took the cell phone from the woman’s hand and got back into …

Water main break reported in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—A water main break in the Rosedale area has left several residents without water. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 1300-block of Spring Avenue (21237). Thirty customers and two hydrants are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Featured

Councilman Marks: Secure state funding for two new northeastern schools

The following is an op-ed piece from Councilman David Marks… As the 2021 session of the Maryland General Assembly opens, the top priority for our state legislators should be to secure the funding needed to advance new schools in Baltimore County. This will be the third consecutive session where such funding stalled. In 2019, the newly-elected House of Delegates advanced …

Rosedale stabbing victim dies

ROSEDALE, MD—The man who was stabbed in Rosedale last weekend has died, police confirmed on Friday, The victim has been identified as 21-year-old Cody Mulligan, who sustained life-threatening wounds after being stabbed outside of his home on Sumter Avenue on Saturday afternoon. Authorities have determined that Mulligan was exiting his home at the same time the suspect, identified as James …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 positivity rate, hospitalizations rise

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that the statewide COVID-19 positivity rate and total hospitalizations rose over the past week. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, January 8, 2021, there have been 299,606 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 6,029,482 tests, including more than 57,000 …