Education, Events, Sports

CCBC Essex men’s soccer team heads to national championship game for first time since 1989

ROSEDALE, MD—It’s a big day for the CCBC Essex men’s soccer team. The Knights will face off against Southeastern Community College in the National Junior College Athletic Association national championship game. This will mark the Knights’ first appearance in the big game since 1989. The match kicks off at 5 p.m. EDT on Thursday at the Striker Complex in Wichita, …


Business, Entertainment

Essex man who bought winning $100,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off in Rosedale claims prize

ROSEDALE, MD—The man who purchased a huge winning scratch-off ticket in Rosedale has come forward to claim his prize. Maryland Lottery officials say a 58-year-old Essex man experienced overwhelming gratitude after winning $100,000 playing the $100,000 Extreme Cash scratch-off game. The anonymous winner, who has struggled recently with numerous health-related issues, selected the alias “Extreme Blessing” to reflect how he …


Perry Hall students recognized at 2021 BCPS Film Expo

PERRY HALL, MD—Several students from the Perry Hall area were recognized in this year’s Baltimore County Public Schools Film Expo. In its sixth year, the BCPS Film Expo is Baltimore County’s largest student film competition, receiving more than 130 entries from two dozen schools. In lieu of an in-person screening, this year organizers hosted an online festival featuring winning films …

Overlea, Parkville, Perry Hall High School students recognized in Career and Technical Education annual ceremony

NOTTINGHAM, MD—In heartfelt videos, six Baltimore County Public Schools graduating seniors shared their appreciation recently for teachers, internships, and courses that gave them a head start on careers in their fields of interest. These videos are the centerpiece of the 47th Annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Student Recognition Ceremony, which was held online this year and is available for …

Silver Alert issued for missing Essex man

UPDATE: Wallace James Bonaparte Jr. has been found safe and unharmed. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—A Silver Alert is being activated for a missing 66-year-old black male. Wallace James Bonaparte Jr. is 5’6” tall, weighs 120 pounds, and has gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen at 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday evening on High Seas Court in …

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the Nottingham area. The warning will be in effect until 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday and covers Parkville, Hillendale, Carney, Nottingham, Perry Hall, White Marsh, Overlea, Fullerton, Linover, Rosedale, Rossville, Golden Ring, and other areas covered in the graphic below. At just before 5:30 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located …

Police searching for missing Rosedale woman

UPDATE: Deanna Edwards has been located. Original story below… ——— ROSEDALE, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a woman who has gone missing from the Rosedale area. Deanna Michelle Edwards, 33, was last seen in the 8600-block of Pulaski Highway (21237). Edwards is known to frequent the areas of Essex, White Marsh, and Baltimore City. She is 5’8” tall …

CCBC to receive $92,000 via EARN Maryland program

ROSEDALE, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Friday announced that over $6.5 million in state funding has been awarded to 33 strategic industry partnerships through the Employment Advancement Right Now (EARN) Maryland program. EARN Maryland is the state’s nationally-recognized workforce initiative that helps businesses cultivate the skilled workforce they need to compete while preparing Marylanders for meaningful careers. “As we continue to …