Emergency Response, Traffic

Route 7 shut down due to crash

Crews are on the scene of a Friday morning crash in White Marsh. The accident was reported at about 6:15 a.m. along Philadelphia Road. Advertisement A bread truck was involved in the crash, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. Route 7 has been shut down between Campbell Boulevard and Mohrs Lane. The road will likely be shut down …


Business, Government

Olszewski urges GM to retain White Marsh manufacturing jobs

Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski, Jr. reached out to the head of General Motors to emphasize the value of the state-of-the-art White Marsh manufacturing facility, both to GM and to the Baltimore region. GM had previously announced that it would close down the White Marsh facility.  GM Chairman and CEO Mary Teresa Barra recently defended the company’s decision to overhaul its …


Police seek to identify Castlestone burglary suspects

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a pair of burglars who hit the Castlestone community near Nottingham Park in the White Marsh/Rosedale area this week. The suspects broke into a Castlestone home at around 11 a.m. on Monday, December 3rd. The pair were spotted in the neighborhood between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. This is reportedly not the first …

Bevins sends letter to Gov. Hogan on closing of GM plant in White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Councilwoman Cathy Bevins on Monday sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan, Baltimore County Executive John Olszewski Jr., and Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, urging all levels of government work together to deal with the closing of the General Motors plant in White Marsh. In the letter, Councilwoman Bevins requests that federal, state, and local government representatives work together to assist the …

Perry Hall apartment burglarized, home invasion reported in Middle River

Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At about 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 29, three individuals, two of whom were armed, entered Shoe City store located in the 8600-block of Philadelphia Road in Rosedale (21237) and demanded money from the register. The suspects then fled with the money. Sometime between 7:30 a.m. on Friday, …

Wayward Smokehouse confirmed to open at former Don Pablo’s site on The Avenue

It’s official. Wayward Smokehouse will replace the recently-closed Don Pablo’s on The Avenue at White Marsh. Don Pablo’s abruptly closed its doors earlier this week, leaving only a sign in the window to mark the occasion. In a statement on Tuesday, Wayward Smokehouse writes: “We are excited to announce our expansion to Baltimore County with Wayward Smokehouse and The Curious …