Crime, Police/Fire

Perry Hall church vandalized, burglarized; man sets vehicle on fire in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At around 3 a.m. on Friday, November 25, an individual brandished a folding pocket knife during an argument in the 1300-block of Taylor Avenue in Hillendale (21234). At just before 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 27, a known individual burglarized a place of worship located in …


Entertainment, Events, Family

2022 Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum Holiday Plane and Train Garden is now open

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum’s 9th annual Plane and Train Garden is now open. The attraction displays skillfully crafted train garden displays that feature various local sites, including Bengies Drive-In, Marshy Point Nature Center, the Washington Monument, Fort McHenry, and more.  Admission is free. This year, the Holiday Garden has moved to a larger venue at …


Baltimore County Police Department launches Safe Space initiative

TOWSON, MD—In an effort to further the Baltimore County Police Department’s commitment to the safety and welfare of all Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Asexual (LGBTQIA+) residents and visitors, BCoPD is launching a Safe Space Initiative. Under the program, community members, businesses, schools, and organizations have the opportunity to visibly display a distinguishable “Safe Space” decal. The posted …

BOOM ALERT: Aberdeen Proving Ground announces testing schedule for week of November 28

ABERDEEN, MD—Loud noise alert! Aberdeen Proving Ground officials have announced that daytime and nighttime testing operations are scheduled for this week.  Testing is scheduled for Monday, November 28 through Friday, December 2 from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Military weapons and watercraft will be visible during daytime and nighttime hours. Residents may hear weapons firing and see flashes or …

Crash with rescue reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a serious, Thursday afternoon crash in Middle River. The crash was reported at just after 12 p.m. in the area of Martin Boulevard at Riverton Road. Firefighters are attempting to free at least one person who is trapped in their vehicle, according to the Baltimore County Volunteer Firefighters Association. There has been …

Middle River shooting leaves 2 injured, police seeking tips

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are seeking tips after a shooting in Middle River left two people injured on Monday. The incident occurred at just before 7:30 p.m. on November 21 in the unit block of Chelmsford Court (21220). When officers arrived, they located two males inside a parked vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. An 18-year-old who was injured remains in stable …

Stabbing reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are on the scene of a Monday evening stabbing in Middle River. The incident was reported at around 7:15 p.m. in the area of the Royal Farms located in the 1300-block of Windlass Drive (21220). Initial reports indicate that a suspect has been taken into custody. There has been no word on the victim’s condition.

Double shooting reported in Middle River

UPDATE 2: Police are now seeking tips in connection with this incident. UPDATE: Police now say the two victims were transported with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries. Original story below… ——— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are responding to a reported double shooting in Middle River. At just before 8 p.m. on Monday evening, two people were reportedly shot Chelmsford …