Crime, Police/Fire

Commercial burglaries reported in Parkville, Overlea, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several commercial burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just after 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 26, an individual broke into a business in the 8400-block of Harford Road in Parkville (21234) via a window.  The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash, then exited through the same window. At just after 2:30 p.m. …


Business, Entertainment

Fallston cook claims winning $50,000 lottery scratch-off prize

FALLSTON, MD—A stop for coffee with his father and niece turned into a once-in-a-lifetime Maryland Lottery experience for a 35-year-old Fallston resident. He told officials that discovering a $50,000 scratch-off prize at the Royal Farms at 1915 Belair Road in Fallston was the luckiest moment in his life. The Harford County man, who works as a cook, picked out three …


Parkville man $150,000 richer thanks to winning Powerball ticket

PARKVILLE, MD—A Maryland Lottery player who says he always adds the Power Play multiplier feature to his Powerball tickets enjoyed a triple payday this month. His quick-pick ticket, which won a $50,000 third-tier prize in the January 9 drawing, included Power Play and the multiplier that night was x3. The happy Parkville player ended up winning $150,000. The Baltimore County …

Ravens’ Purple Friday playoff rallies to be held in Perry Hall, Timonium on Friday night

BALTIMORE, MD—As Baltimore Ravens players and coaches prepare for their Wild Card playoff game at Cincinnati (Sunday, January 15, 8:15 p.m. kickoff), the rest of the organization will provide opportunities for fans to celebrate the team’s return to the postseason on Friday evening. The Ravens will bring legends, cheerleaders, playmakers, and mascots to two locations in Baltimore County the night …

Belair Road shut down in Fallston area due to downed wires

FALLSTON, MD—Belair Road has been shut down in the Fallston area due to downed power lines. At around 1:15 p.m. on Thursday, Route 1 was closed in both directions south of Mountain Road (MD 152) due to wires down in the roadway. There has been no word on an estimated time for reopening. Motorists should use an alternate route. Photo …

Winning $150,000 Powerball ticket sold in Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Someone in the Nottingham area will likely have an easier time shaking off those post-Christmas winter blues. Adding the $1 Power Play option to a Powerball ticket tripled a third-tier prize to $150,000 for a lucky player in the Monday, January 9 drawing. Although no one hit the jackpot, there were 14 third-tier winning tickets sold across the country. …

Vehicles stolen in Fullerton, assault & robbery reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between December 25 and January 3, an individual stole a black Nissan Titan and a white Kia Sorento in the 8400-block of Belair Road in Fullerton/Nottingham (21236). Sometime between December 28 and January 2, an individual spray-painted racial slurs on someone’s “Private Property, No Trespassing” …

Man shot multiple times overnight on Belair Road

BALTIMORE, MD—Police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times overnight on Belair Road. At just after 1:15 a.m., officers responded to the 6500-block of Route 1 in Raspeburg (21206) for a report of a shooting. At the scene, authorities located a 46-year-old male victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the back and neck. The victim was transported …