Education, Events, Family

Winter Arts & Crafts Fair returns to Perry Hall High School in December

PERRY HALL, MD—The Winter Arts & Crafts Fair will return to Perry Hall High School in December. The event will take place 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, 2021. The craft fair will feature over 100 vendors and hundreds of homemade products, including jewelry, pet products, toys, candles, and more. There will also be a virtual craft …


Crime, Opinion, Police/Fire, Politics

Councilman Marks: There is an urgent need to reduce crime

The following is an op-ed piece from Councilman David Marks… Make no mistake—crime is the top concern in Baltimore County right now. Around Thanksgiving weekend, our county set a record for homicides. Crime is affecting every type of community, with shootings in places like Milford Mill, Towson, and Middle River that are scattered throughout the county. It must be addressed, …


Smoke odor, haze fills Baltimore skies following overnight fire at recycling plant

HALETHORPE, MD—Many Baltimore County residents are waking up to the smell of smoke on Thanksgiving morning. The Baltimore County Fire Department reports that a fire broke out at a recycling plant in Halethorpe early Thursday morning. The blaze broke out at around 2:30 a.m. at a plant in the 2200-block of Halethorpe Farms Road. Crews are continuing to work to …

Maryland State Police to conduct sobriety checkpoint, increase patrols over Thanksgiving holiday

ROSEDALE, MD—The Maryland State Police will be stepping up enforcement and keeping an eye out for impaired drivers over Thanksgiving weekend. From 10 p.m. on Wednesday night to 2 a.m. on Thursday morning, troopers from the Golden Ring Barrack will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint. The goal will be to locate impaired drivers and to promote public awareness of the dangers …

Police searching for missing 17-year-old last seen in Essex

UPDATE: Zorra Timpson has been located safe and unharmed. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police are searching for a 17-year-old girl who was last seen in the Essex area. Zorra Timpson is 5’4” tall and weighs 110 pounds. She was last seen on Tuesday, November 23 in the 700-block of Mansfield Road (21221). Anyone with information on the whereabouts of …

Hazmat crews respond after sewage line ruptures in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Crews responded to a sewage leak in Perry Hall on Wednesday evening. The incident was reported at around 6 p.m. on Powder Farm Court (21128). The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company reports that the rupture occurred in a residential yard and that the line was leaking sewage into the woods. Crews from the Maryland Department of the Environment are evaluating …