Police/Fire, Traffic

Medical emergency reported on Route 40

JOPPA, MD—Emergency crews are on the scene of a Friday evening incident along Route 40. At just after 7:15 p.m., units responded to a medical emergency along eastbound Pulaski Highway near the Little Gunpowder River. There has been no update on the patient’s condition. Motorists should use caution in the area. Story continues below   Featured


Police/Fire, Traffic

Large brush fire reported in Middle River

UPDATE: Several additional fire companies were called in to battle this brush fire.  It took crews approximately four hours to contain the blaze. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a large, Tuesday evening brush fire in Middle River. The fire was reported at about 6 p.m. in the area of Pulaski Highway at Mohrs …


Assault reported at Royal Farms in Essex, burglaries reported in Middle River

ESSEX/MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported in the Essex/Middle River area over the past week. Between 7 a.m. Thursday, May 7, and 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 13, an individual stole a catalytic converter from the a vehicle parked on Pulaski Highway in Middle River (21220). The suspect also stole several items that were inside the …

Local Good Samaritans make masks for seniors, clean up trash

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Good Samaritans were working overtime this weekend, making masks and cleaning up trash in a local neighborhood. Ryan Hensler spent several hours on Saturday cleaning up trash at the corner of Ebenezer Road and Pulaski Highway in White Marsh. The Double T Diner allowed Hensler to utilize their dumpster after COVID-19 cancelled the Bird River Watershed Restoration Campaign‘s spring …

Pedestrian fatally struck in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating after a man was struck and killed in Rosedale on Thursday morning. The incident occurred at the intersection of Pulaski Highway and Rossville Boulevard (21237). At just after 5:45 a.m., authorities say a man crossed Route 40 at a crosswalk that was closed for construction. He was then struck by a Chevrolet Camaro traveling westbound on …

Councilman Marks recognizes Perry Hall resident for making masks, White Marsh restaurant feeds workers

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Thursday recognized a local resident who made masks for the vulnerable. “Perry Hall resident Kim Franke is our Fifth District Good Samaritan today,” said Councilman Marks. “Kim has manufactured more than 300 face masks for vulnerable populations in our area.” “She came to the rescue last week when Morningside House of Satyr …

Rosedale pedestrian crash victim identified

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities have identified the female pedestrian who was killed in a fatal crash in Rosedale on Tuesday night. Police say that, at just before 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday, a woman attempted to cross Pulaski Highway near Batavia Farm Road when she was struck by a BMW. The pedestrian has been identified as Jennifer Lynn Armentrout, 43, of the 8200-block …

Pedestrian struck, killed in Rosedale

UPDATE: The female pedestrian victim has been identified by police. Original story below… —— ROSEDALE, MD—Police are on the scene of a fatal, Tuesday night crash in Rosedale involving a pedestrian. The crash was reported at around 10:45 p.m. in the area of Batavia Farm Road at Pulaski Highway. Details have not yet been released but the victim was reportedly …