Business, Entertainment, Events, Family, Police/Fire

Middle River Volunteer Fire and Rescue to hold first-ever car show in September

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Middle River Volunteer Fire & Rescue will hold its first-ever car show next month. The event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, September 18, 2022 at Pooles Island Brewing Company. Vendor spots are full, but car registration is still open.  Registration costs $15 until September 1 or $20 at the gate. There is no cost to …


Crime, Police/Fire

Barricaded man arrested in vehicle after firing shots in Middle River, Essex

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Members of the Baltimore County Police Department arrested an armed suspect who had barricaded himself inside his vehicle on Sunday morning after he fired shots in several locations overnight. Several roads in the area were closed in the area of Dulaney Valley Road and Jarrettsville Pike (21131) as the barricade situation played out. Police say the suspect, who appeared …


Just Audio relocating from Parkville to Greenleigh this summer

BALTIMORE, MD—Fifteen years after founding and successfully operating Just Audio in the Parkville area of Baltimore County, owners John and Monica Panzer and Lenny Florentine started thinking seriously about the next 15 years of their operation. The company markets itself as a “Home Audio Store with superior customer service” and is confident that there are few similar concepts that sell …

Hatzel & Buehler doubles square footage at Greenleigh

WHITE MARSH/MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Hatzel & Buehler, Inc., recognized as the oldest operating electrical contracting company in the United States, has doubled the amount of space leased with St. John Properties, Inc. to more than 20,000 square feet at Greenleigh in White Marsh/Middle River. The company, which was started in 1884 and whose founders worked with Thomas Edison, has now expanded …

Councilwoman Bevins attends Alliance Franchise Brands grand opening

Councilwoman Cathy Bevins on Friday attended the Grand Opening of the new Alliance Franchise Brands Sign & Graphics Division new location on Crossroads Circle in Middle River. “I could not be happier that another new business is coming to Middle River.” Said Councilwoman Cathy Bevins. “So many great high paying jobs have flocked to Rt.43, I am very excited about …

Pooles Island Brewing Company coming soon to Middle River

UPDATE: The new brewery is now open for business. Original story below… —— A new craft brewery will soon be opening its doors in the Middle River area. The Baltimore County Board of Liquor License Commissioners on Monday approved a new liquor license for Pooles Island Brewing Company. The new brewery, owned by Roger Bedard Jr., David Cahlander, and Monica …

Early-morning fire draws emergency response in Middle River

Crews responded to an early-morning fire in Middle River on Thursday. The fire was reported in a commercial building at about 6 a.m. in the 400-block of Williams Court, near the intersection of White Marsh Boulevard and Crossroads Circle. At the scene, crews found fire showing from the roof of a one-story commercial building. The fire was quickly placed under control …

Papa John’s burglarized, man robbed during marijuana purchase

Police are investigating several burglaries and a robbery that were reported on Monday. Sometime between 2 and 7:30 a.m., an individual pushed in the front window at the Papa John’s located in the 7400 block of Belair Road in Fullerton (21236) and stole two cash register drawers containing cash. Around 2:30 a.m., an individual used a stolen vehicle to ram …