Events, Health, Sci-Tech

Baltimore County announces additional dates for rapid at-home COVID test distribution

UPDATE: Additional dates have been announced here. Original story below… —— TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski on Friday announced plans for additional dates for distribution of rapid at-home COVID-19 tests for residents. To date, local officials have already provided thousands of at-home tests directly to residents amid the omicron variant spike. Information on Baltimore County’s distribution schedule for the …


Business, Family, Weather

Baltimore County Public Library branches to close at 4 p.m. on Monday

NOTTINGHAM, MD—All branches of the Baltimore County Public Library will be closing early on Monday. Due to low staffing levels at multiple locations combined with inclement weather conditions, all library branches will close at 4 p.m. on January 3rd. In addition, the Storyville at the Rosedale branch is closed on Monday. Officials say branches are expected to open at 9 …


Baltimore County Public Library branches to distribute free COVID-19 test kits this weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Public Library will be distributing free COVID-19 tests kits this weekend. The test kits will be available at all branches beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, December 11th. The kits are free of charge and will be limited to one per person. Officials say inventory is limited and will be distributed while supplies last. A list …

Perry Hall Library to feature Small Business Saturday pop-up shop

PERRY HALL, MD—The Baltimore County Public Library will be celebrating Small Business Saturday with pop-up shops at five locations, including the Perry Hall branch. The event will be held 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 27th. Patrons will be able to shop local on Small Business Saturday and find items like pottery, candles, fine art, handcrafted jewelry, and …

Perry Hall Library to hold free Community Shred Day on Saturday

PERRY HALL, MD—The Perry Hall Library will be holding a Community Shred Day event on Saturday. The event will take place in the branch parking lot, 9 – 11 a.m. on June 26th and will be free for all personal & residential users. There will be a three-box limit per car. The shred truck cannot accommodate business or commercial shredding. …

Baltimore County Public Library to reopen branches for public browsing

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Library branches will reopen for limited, in-person browsing later this month. Seventeen branches will open to the public at 30 percent capacity on May 17, while the library’s popular curbside service option will remain in place indefinitely. Extended loan fees will continue to be waived indefinitely. Due to ongoing renovations at the branch, Rosedale will offer …

Tonks and the Aurors to bring ‘wizard rock’ to Perry Hall Library

PERRY HALL, MD – Harry Potter fans, take note. Harry Potter is alive and ready to rock at the library. Tonks & the Aurors will be playing original rock music about the Harry Potter books at the Perry Hall Library. The free concert will take place at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 19th. Grab your friends (magical and muggle welcome) …

Councilman Marks to hold meetings to discuss 2020 Comprehensive Zoning Map Process

PERRY HALL, MD – Councilman David Marks has announced that he and planning board representative Paul Hartman will hold two meetings in August to outline how the rezoning process works in Baltimore County. The first meeting will be held on Monday, August 5, 2019, at 7:30 p.m. at Pickersgill Retirement Community, located at 615 Chestnut Avenue, in Towson. The second …