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Governor Hogan signs 66 bills into law [VIDEO]

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Tuesday signed 66 bills into law, including legislation to preserve and expand telehealth and mental health services across the state, increase access to high-speed Internet, and bring critical reforms to the Maryland Environmental Service (MES). The governor was joined by Senate President Bill Ferguson and House Speaker Adrienne A. Jones. “I want to thank our …


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House fire reported in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning house fire in Rosedale. The fire was reported at around 10 a.m. in the 5900-block of Schering Road (21237). Arriving units found fire in the basement of a middle-of-group townhome. Crews are also reportedly dealing with a broken water main in front of the home. Motorists should use caution in …


Water mains to be shut off in several Seven Courts neighborhoods on Thursday for repairs

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Water will be shut off in several neighborhoods in the Seven Courts community on Thursday so that crews can make emergency repairs to a persistent leak. Councilman David Marks reports that the Department of Public Works plans to shut off water in the following areas: 3700-block of Proctor Lane 9300-block of Seven Courts Drive Unit block of Chesthill Court …

Councilman Marks, WEIS Markets distribute water to homes affected by water main break

NOTTINGHAM, MD—On Friday, Councilman David Marks and his assistant, Bradley Lang, distributed 68 gallons of water to residents impacted by a persistent water main break in the Pinedale Drive area of Seven Courts. WEIS Markets in the Festival at Perry Hall shopping center on E. Joppa Road donated the water. “Once again, WEIS Markets has proven to be a friend …

One week later, water main break in Seven Courts community still leaking

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A water main break in Perry Hall’s Seven Courts community is still leaking one week after the initial rupture. Water is still gushing from Silverwood Court onto Pinedale Drive, according to Councilman David Marks. A contractor came out to the scene on Wednesday night and attempted repairs, but the leak has resurfaced again. Residents have been without water at …

Water main break reported in White Marsh

UPDATE: Water has been restored. Original story below… —— WHITE MARSH, MD—A water main has ruptured in the White Marsh area. The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reports that a water main break occurred along Route 7 on Friday morning. The rupture occurred along Philadelphia Road between Campbell Boulevard and Interstate 95. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists …

Water main break reported in Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A water main break in Nottingham has left some residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 4700-block of Vicky Road (21236). Eight services and one hydrant are currently without service. A crew has been assigned and contractors are on-call to assist with repairs, according to Councilman David Marks. …

Water main break reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—A water main in the Parkville area has left several residents without service. The Department of Public Works reports that an eight-inch diameter main has ruptured in the 9800-block of Summit Avenue (21234). Approximately 100 water services are currently out. Crews are on the scene and making repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.