Fire reported at Olive Garden in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a reported fire at a restaurant in White Marsh. At around 12:30 p.m., units responded to a fire at the Olive Garden located in the 8200-block of Perry Hall Boulevard. The Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department reports that a fire broke out in the kitchen of the restaurant. There has been no word …

Maryland School for the Blind, MSDE to host the 13th annual Maryland Regional Braille Challenge

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland School for the Blind and the Maryland State Department of Education will host the 13th annual Maryland Regional Braille Challenge on Saturday, February 4, 2023 on the campus of MSB located at 3501 Taylor Avenue in Baltimore (21236). The event will be held in person this year after being held virtually for the past two years due …

Commercial burglaries reported in Parkville, Overlea, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several commercial burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just after 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 26, an individual broke into a business in the 8400-block of Harford Road in Parkville (21234) via a window.  The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash, then exited through the same window. At just after 2:30 p.m. …

Dusting of snow possible overnight in Baltimore area

BALTIMORE, MD—Powder-hounds are experiencing a dry winter in the Baltimore area, but while no major winter storms appear to be on the horizon, there is at least a chance of a dusting of snow this week. The National Weather Service says a weak disturbance will bring some precipitation to the Baltimore metro area overnight. There is the possibility of some …

Gas prices rise for fifth straight week

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the fifth straight week, the nation’s average gas price has increased, climbing 9.7 cents from a week ago to $3.49 per gallon this week, according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 33.3 cents from a month ago and 14.1 …

BOOM ALERT: Aberdeen Proving Ground announces testing schedule for week of January 30

ABERDEEN, MD—Loud noise alert! Aberdeen Proving Ground officials have announced that firing operations are scheduled for Monday, January 30 through Friday, February 3, from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Residents may hear weapons firing and see flashes or light visible off post from illumination devices. These operations are not hazardous to residents in the surrounding communities and are integral …