Politics, Traffic

Councilman Marks: Resurfacing to begin in Carney neighborhood

CARNEY, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks confirmed on Friday that a key section of Ferguson Road west of Northwind Road in Carney will be resurfaced over the next week, weather permitting. The section extends westward toward Linbelle Terrace and Fontaine Drive, where it becomes Seven Courts Drive. Residents have consistently complained about potholes in this community, says Councilman Marks. “In …


Entertainment, Events, Police/Fire

Officer Caprio Playground Project to host ‘Honoring Courage’ fundraiser in May

CARNEY, MD—The Officer Caprio Playground Project will host an important fundraiser in Carney this spring. The “Honoring Courage” event will help raise funds for the Officer Caprio Playground at Gunpowder Elementary School. The event will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2020, from noon to 6 p.m. at Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association, located at 3400 Northwind Road …


Road rage incident reported in Carney, burglary reported in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating an assault and a burglary that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, and 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 15, an individual broke into a residence in the 8300-block of Arbor Station Way in Parkville (21234).  The suspect stole property and then fled the scene. At just …

Vehicle smashes into Soda Pop Shop in Carney

Crews are on the scene of a Monday afternoon crash in which a vehicle struck a building in Carney. The crash occurred at about 2:30 p.m. on Monday, February 18, at the Soda Pop Shop, located at 3003 Northwind Road (21234). The driver of the vehicle reportedly hit the accelerator instead of the brake and smashed through the front of the store. …

BGE addresses loud booms, brief power outages in Carney, Perry Hall

BGE has responded after NottinghamMD.com reached out for comment regarding brief power outages in the Carney/Perry Hall area. Residents reported hearing loud booms, seeing bright flashes, and experiencing momentary power outages early on Sunday and late Monday night. Monday night’s occurrence occurred just before midnight. The occurrences were limited to the areas surrounding Magledt Road and Northwind Road. BGE has responded, stating that they …

Loud boom, brief power flicker confounds Carney, Perry Hall residents

UPDATE: BGE has responded here. Original story below… —— What was that loud boom? That’s what many Carney and Perry Hall residents are asking after hearing the sound on Saturday night and again on Monday night. It is not likely to be the aforementioned “crop cannon” boom as, this time, each occurrence has been accompanied by a bright flash and a …

Soda Pop Shop employee snags Md. Lottery top prize thanks to ‘tip’

Last year ended on a $50,000 high note for Veronica Spekis of Baltimore, who saw her year-end “tip” from a customer turn into a top-prize win in the Maryland Lottery’s Holiday Riches scratch-off game. The 41-year-old, who is nicknamed “Ronnie,” endured an emotional roller-coaster of a year marked by her engagement and the deaths of two family members. She works …

Police investigating 3 local burglaries

Police are investigating three recent burglaries that have been reported in the area. Sometime between 10 p.m. on Monday, October 31, and 10:45 a.m. on Tuesday, November 1, someone forced open the rear door of Universal Pizza, located in the 82o0 block of Old Philadelphia Road, 21237.  Once inside, the suspect removed the register cash box and fled the scene. …