Crime, Police/Fire

Burglary, assault reported in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported in recent days. At noon on Thursday, December 24, an individual drove by a residence in the 2100-block of Taylor Avenue (21234) and pointed a firearm at the resident.  The suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle. Sometime between 3 p.m. on Thursday, December 24 and 2:30 p.m. on …


Business, Entertainment

Parkville liquor store sells winning $10,000 Maryland Lottery FAST PLAY ticket

PARKVILLE, MD—A liquor store located in Parkville/Hillendale sold a winning, $10,000 Maryland Lottery ticket last week. On Thursday, December 17, 8 Days Liquors, located at 1700 Taylor Avenue (21234) sold a winning $10,000 FAST PLAY ticket. Prizes up to and including $25,000 may be claimed at any of Maryland’s six casinos with no appointment necessary. The Maryland Lottery Claims Center …


One killed after car smashes into Parkville restaurant

UPDATE 2: The victim in this crash has been identified by police. UPDATE: Reports indicate that the deceased victim was the owner of the Parkville Crabs restaurant. Their name has not yet been released.  The driver and passenger in the vehicle were not injured. Harford Road remains closed between Taylor Avenue and Lavender Avenue. Original story below… ——— PARKVILLE, MD—One …

ATM stolen from Parkville bar, man arrested after breaking into Parkville restaurant

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating several local burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just before 2:45 p.m. on Friday, October 30, a woman returned to her home in the 8200-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) to find that a jar full of cash and her children’s identity cards were stolen. The victim also noticed that a screen …

Police searching for Rosedale man who abducted toddler on Taylor Avenue

UPDATE: Police say the one-year-old boy has been found.  Police are still searching for the adult suspect. Original story below… —— ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities are searching for an abducted child and suspect on Wednesday morning. Police say that, at 9 a.m., one-year-old Aiden Bently was taken from the 3800-block of Taylor Avenue (21236). Bently is wearing gray pants and a onsie, …

Hillendale man robbed at gunpoint, Taylor Avenue liquor store burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just before 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16, an individual broke into a shipping container behind the Goodwill located in the 6200-block of Kenwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237). Police say nothing was stolen. At 4:45 a.m. on Friday, September 18, three individuals broke into the …

Shooting reported in Parkville, Nottingham storage facility burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 12 a.m. on Tuesday, September 1 and 2:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 2, an individual entered the SmartStop Self Storage facility located in the 7900-block of Rossville Boulevard in Nottingham (21236). Once inside, the suspect stole multiple tools from a storage shed, …

Maryland School for the Blind teacher honored with national award

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Christie Holland, an educator at The Maryland School for the Blind, has been named the Principals of Schools for the Blind 2020 Outstanding Teacher of Students with Multiple Disabilities. Annually POSB, which is part of the Council of Schools for the Blind (COSB), recognizes the contributions of remarkable individuals nationally who work with students who are blind or visually …