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Baltimore County to begin ‘Seats on the Streets’ outdoor dining in Towson this weekend

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Wednesday announced that beginning this Saturday, June 13, the county will shut down Pennsylvania Avenue, between York Road and Washington Avenue, to all vehicular traffic during certain hours in order to allow local establishments to provide expanded outdoor seating. The Seats on the Streets initiative was developed in partnership with the Towson Chamber …


Police/Fire, Traffic

I-695 inner loop to be shut down for several hours following tractor-trailer crash, hazmat response

UPDATE: Authorities are urging drivers to access the Towson area via Dulaney Valley Road or Providence Road.  Motorists should avoid Charles Street and Kenilworth Drive for the next 4 to 6 hours. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Fire officials say the inner loop of I-695 will remain shut down through the afternoon following a Thursday morning crash involving a tractor-trailer. …


Baltimore County to open drive-through COVID-19 testing clinic at Timonium Fairgrounds

TIMONIUM, MD—In an effort to keep pace with the demand for COVID-19 testing, the Baltimore County Department of Health will open a drive-through clinic to test patients who have a medical order from a healthcare provider. The clinic will be located at the Timonium Fairgrounds (2200 York Road, Timonium, Maryland, 21093) and will open on Thursday, April 16th. Testing will …

8,000 BCPS middle school students to participate in interactive career development experience

NOTTINGHAM, MD—More than 8,000 middle school students from Baltimore County Public Schools will have the opportunity to explore high-growth careers with 65+ area employers and educational institutions, including Aerotek, Stanley Black & Decker, Lifebridge Health, and the University System of Maryland, at the annual Junior Achievement Inspire event and Parent Night. The event will be held at the following dates …

Board of Education to hold public forum tonight for input on next superintendent

The Board of Education of Baltimore County would like public input relating to the next permanent superintendent of Baltimore County Public Schools. A public forum will be held on Tuesday, March 13, at 6:30 p.m., at George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, located at 938 York Road in Towson (21204). Speaker sign up will be from 5:30 – …

Board of Education to hold public forum for input on next superintendent

The Board of Education of Baltimore County will be seeking public input relating to the next permanent superintendent of Baltimore County Public Schools. The forum will be held on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, located at 938 York Road in Towson. Speaker sign up will be from …

BCPS Board Member Julie Henn invites teachers, former teachers to roundtable discussion

Julie Henn is being proactive with regard to improving Baltimore County Public Schools. The BCPS Board Member is inviting teachers and former teachers to join her for casual conversation regarding what’s working and what’s not working within the school system. The “Wake Up Wednesdays” discussions will be held from 6:30  to 8:00 a.m. at the following locations on the following …

Police looking for attempted robbery, theft suspect

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect wanted for an attempted robbery at a Royal Farms store and thefts from two other Royal Farms stores. On March 8, the suspect entered the Royal Farms Store located in the 7200 block of York Road, 21212, approached the counter with items to purchase, and asked for …