Police/Fire, Traffic

Crash reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Saturday morning crash in Carney. The crash was reported at around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Joppa Road and Harford Road. There has been no word on any injuries, but there is a heavy police presence and multiple medic units are on the scene. Motorists should use caution in the area.


Education, Family, Health

Baltimore County Public Schools buildings to be closed Monday and Tuesday, students to participate in asynchronous learning

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools officials have announced that all school buildings will be closed on Monday, January 10 and Tuesday, January 11. The closure is taking place to provide staff with the necessary time needed to prepare instructional lessons in the event of a temporary transition to virtual learning for their specific school. Staff from the BCPS Division of …


Winter Weather Advisory issued for Sunday morning in Baltimore area, freezing rain expected

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Baltimore area. The advisory will be in effect from 6 a.m. until noon on Sunday. Forecasters say freezing rain is expected, with total ice accumulations of around a tenth of an inch.  Difficult travel conditions are possible due to the potential for icy roads and sidewalks. The …

NWS reveals Baltimore snowfall totals; sleet, freezing rain possible over weekend

UPDATE: A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Sunday morning. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service reports that Friday morning’s winter storm left a general 4 – 5 inches of snow in and around the Nottingham area, and more wintry weather may be on the way this weekend. First, bitter cold will move into the region …

Delivery driver robbed in Nottingham, burglary reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported in and around the Nottingham area. At just after 12:15 a.m. on Thursday, December 16, a known individual entered a residence in the unit block of Dowling Circle in Hillendale (21234). The suspect stole a television then fled the scene. At 9:30 p.m. on Monday, January 3, armed suspects approached …

County Executive Olszewski announces distribution of 100,000 rapid at-home COVID-19 test kits, county testing expansion

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Friday announced updates on Baltimore County’s ongoing efforts to expand access to COVID-19 testing, including plans for the distribution of 100,000 rapid at-home COVID tests for residents and the expansion of county-run testing sites. “Expanding Baltimore County’s testing availability will help ensure residents can take every precaution to protect themselves and their loved …

Councilman Marks to hold town hall meeting on crime, public safety

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday announced that his office will hold an online town hall meeting to discuss crime control and public safety. He will be joined by the three police captains from the Fifth District and State’s Attorney Scott Shellenberger. The town hall meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 18 at 7:00 p.m. Zoom information …