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2023 Chesapeake Bay Balloon Festival in Harford County cancelled due to ‘unresolved safety concerns’

BEL AIR, MD—The 2023 Chesapeake Bay Balloon Festival, which was to be held in Harford County this year, has been cancelled. On Friday afternoon, Harford County officials said that the festival, which was to be held August 4 – 6 at Cedar Lane Regional Park in Bel Air, had been canceled due to “numerous unresolved safety concerns.” The county has …


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Chesapeake Bay Balloon Festival coming to Harford County this summer

UPDATE: The festival has been cancelled due to “unresolved safety concerns.” Original story below… ——— BEL AIR, MD—A popular festival is moving to Harford County this year. The Chesapeake Bay Balloon Festival is moving from Talbot County to Bel Air. The festival will take place August 4, 5, and 6 at Cedar Lane Regional Park. Festival attendees will be able …


House fire reported in Kingsville

KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews responded to a house fire in the Kingsville area on Sunday morning. The fire was reported at around 10 a.m. in the 11900-block of Cedar Lane (21087). Arriving units found smoke showing from the basement of the dwelling, according to the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company. There has been no word on any injuries.

Rescue in progress in Kingsville, medevac responding

UPDATE: The man was reportedly trapped under a 1000+ pound piece of machinery for four hours before being discovered. It took crews approximately 25 minutes to free him. Original story below… ——— KINGSVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon rescue in Kingsville. At just after 2:30 p.m., units responded to the 11800-block of Cedar Lane (21087). At …

Suspect in Kingsville election sign shooting identified, charged

KINGSVILLE, MD—The suspect who was arrested in connection with shooting at an election worked in Kingsville on Sunday has been identified by police. At just before 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 17, officers responded to the 11000-block of Cedar Lane (21087) for a report of an assault. Police say the victims, Bradley Lang and his father, Neal Houck, both from …

Nottingham election worker fired upon while putting up signs in Kingville

UPDATE: The suspect in this case has been identified and charged. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after shots were fired at an election worker from Nottingham while he was putting up signs in the Kingsville area. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon while Bradley Lang and his father, Neal Houk, were driving in the area of Mount …

Councilman Marks: Schroeder Avenue, Cedar Lane to be resurfaced this year

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that Schroeder Avenue will be resurfaced this construction season, along with several other smaller routes. With the Schroeder Avenue project, most of Perry Hall’s major routes will have been resurfaced over the past decade, including Chapel, Hines, Klausmier, and Joppa Road from Belair Road to Walther Boulevard. Additionally, Cedar Lane …

Kingsville woman killed by falling tree branch identified

The woman killed Friday when a tree branch fell on her during a severe windstorm has been identified as Betty Lee Baumann, 77, of the 11000 block of Cedar Lane in Kingsville (21087). Baumann was getting her mail outside her home when the accident occurred. Paramedics were dispatched at just after 12:30 p.m. Emergency medical providers found the woman pinned …