Police/Fire

Perry Hall house fire leaves one in critical condition

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday morning house fire in Perry Hall/Nottingham. The fire was reported at just before 9:30 a.m. in the 9000-block of Kilbride Road (21236). Upon arrival, units from the Baltimore County Fire Department found a small kitchen fire in the home which was quickly extinguished. One unconscious victim was rescued from the scene …


Business, Politics

Councilman Marks to support downzoning 22 acres in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced on Friday that he will recommend the downzoning of 22 acres along East Joppa Road to limit future development along one of Perry Hall’s oldest routes. The zoning change affects an area stretching from Snyder Lane to Kilbride Road that is currently zoned for 5.5 homes per acre, a designation that allows for single-family …


Councilman Marks: Police searching for auto theft suspects in Perry Hall

Police in Perry Hall were searching for a pair auto theft suspects on Monday afternoon. At around 4:30 p.m., residents reported seeing a heavy police presence, including a police helicopter, along Joppa Road between Chapel Road and Kilbride Road. Councilman David Marks tweeted that police are searching for one black male and one black female who may be connected to …

Suicidal person prompts police response in White Marsh

Police were called to a White Marsh residence on Wednesday night after a man threatened to kill himself. At around 10 p.m., officers responded to the 9100 block of Kilbride Road near Joppa Road for a report of a suicidal subject. Police began to cordon off the area but the man came out of his home on his own and …

Councilman Marks proposes limiting development along 18 acres near Kilbride Road

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks has announced that he will recommend downzoning five areas of land near Kilbride Road in Perry Hall. Issue 5-041 includes nine acres on the west side of Kilbride Road across from Galley Road. Councilman Marks will recommend the land be zoned DR 1, or one house per acre. Issue 5-082 includes four acres to the …