Education, Politics

Proposed boundary hearing scheduled for new Northeast Elementary School

As NottinghamMD first reported earlier this month, the Baltimore County Board of Education will hold a public hearing to seek input concerning proposed boundary lines for the new Northeast Elementary School on Joppa Road. The hearing will be held on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. at Perry Hall Middle School, 4300 Ebenezer Road, Baltimore, Maryland, 21236. In the …


Education, Events, Politics

BCPS to hold public boundary study hearing in Perry Hall

Could it be time for the boundaries for public elementary schools in northeastern Baltimore County to change? On Monday, the Board of Education of Baltimore County will receive, for consideration and approval, a report from the Northeast Area Elementary Community Boundary Study Committee recommending boundary changes to schools in the region to help relieve overcrowding. The recommendation, known as “Option …


Police searching for suspect after pursuit along Joppa Road

UPDATE; 2:40 p.m. – Police now say that the suspect has been taken into custody. Original story below… —— Police were searching for a suspect in the Carney/Perry Hall on Wednesday afternoon. At about 12 p.m., a suspect who was involved in a police chase bailed from a stolen vehicle in the area of Joppa Road at Hines Road, according …

Public meeting to be held to discuss new Northeast-area elementary school boundary options

The committee charged with considering boundary change options for the new Northeast-area elementary school community will host a public information session to share options for revised attendance boundaries. Meeting attendees will learn about the boundary change process, review data used to develop the options, and speak directly to committee members. The options for revised attendance areas will be shared online, …

Councilman Marks visits local schools, recognizes staff

It was a busy morning for Fifth District Councilman David Marks. On Thursday, Councilman Marks first visited Seven Oaks Elementary School and Joppa View Elementary School to recognize retiring faculty and volunteers. Senator Kathy Klausmeier and Delegates Christian J. Miele and Joe Cluster were also in attendance. Later, Councilman Marks attended the Perry Hall Middle School PTSA volunteer lunch. There, …

Councilman Marks: funding secured to upgrade ballfields, mutli-purpose courts from Kingsville to Carney

Baltimore County Councilman David Marks announced that the Fiscal Year 2018 budget will include significant upgrades to recreation areas in northeastern Baltimore County. The budget will fund:   § Ball diamond upgrades at Gunpowder, Joppa View, and Seven Oaks Elementary Schools ($37,500) § Multi-purpose court resurfacing at Carney Elementary School ($22,750); § Natural turf improvements at Cowenton Ridge Park ($110,500); …

Damaged crosswalk at Seven Oaks gets repaired

A local crosswalk that was damaged over the winter is being repaired today. Baltimore County Councilman David Marks said on Friday that the crosswalk in the Seven Courts/Seven Oaks community that was damaged during this winter’s historic snowstorm is being repaired by road crews throughout the day. The crosswalk is located along Seven Courts Drive, directly in front of Seven …