Traffic

Councilman Marks: Harford Road/Joppa Road intersection project on schedule

CARNEY, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Tuesday reported that the intersection project at Harford Road and Joppa Road was on schedule to conclude by late 2022. The Maryland State Highway Administration will be initiating a lane shift along southbound Harford Road on Friday, July 30, which should last a month. “When I ran for office in 2010, I stood …


Crime, Police/Fire

Baltimore man pleads guilty to robbing Parkville restaurant, two other robberies

BALTIMORE, MD—A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Parkville restaurant and two other robberies. Javaughn Berry, 26, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to interference with commerce by robbery (Hobbs Act Robbery). The guilty plea was announced by Acting United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Jonathan F. Lenzner; Special Agent in Charge Thomas J. Sobocinski of the Federal …


Councilman Marks: Four miles of Joppa Road to be resurfaced from Loch Raven to Carney

CARNEY, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Tuesday announced that about four miles of Joppa Road will be resurfaced from Loch Raven to Carney, from Mylander Lane to Harford Road. The project represents one of the largest resurfacing initiatives in central and northeastern Baltimore County in decades. Right now, curbs and sidewalks are being upgraded to meet standards for the …

Nottingham-area 2021 National Night Out events announced

NOTTINGHAM, MD—On Tuesday, August 3, the Baltimore County Police Department will participate in the 38th year of National Night Out. along with the Maryland State Police. This annual community-building campaign promotes police-community partnerships and is an opportunity for people to come together and build lasting relationships with the officers who serve in their neighborhoods. The events scheduled will include block …

Popular Parkville snowball stand robbed

PARKVILLE, MD—A popular Parkville snowball stand was robbed last week. Police say that, at just before 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, June 11, an individual approached Dean’s Shaved Ice, located in the 8400-block of Harford Road (21234). The suspect displayed an unknown object and demanded the victim’s money and phone. Police say the suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle. …

Northbound Harford Road, Loch Raven Drive closed

UPDATE: All lanes on Harford Road have been reopened. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The wet weather continued to wreak havoc on local roadways on Friday morning. At 9 a.m., the Maryland State Highway Administration reported that northbound Harford Road was closed just past Factory Road in Glen Arm due to a downed tree. Loch Raven Drive is also closed …