Business, Entertainment, Events, Family

Overlea Farmers Market returns for 2021 season

OVERLEA, MD—The 2021 Overlea Farmers Market is in full swing. Returning for its sixth year, the Overlea Farmers Market is held at 6908 Belair Road in the Natural History Society of Maryland parking lot. The events are held biweekly on Saturdays, May 29 – October 17, 2021, with the next being held on Saturday, June 26th. Hours remain 8:30 a.m. …


Business, Entertainment, Events, Family

Perry Hall Farmer’s Market kicks off this weekend

NOTTINGHAM, MD—There’s a new farmer’s market in town. The Perry Hall Farmer’s Market kicks off tomorrow, Saturday, June 12th. It will be held 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. every Saturday at 4123 E. Joppa Road (in front of the mini-golf course). There will be locally grown fruits, vegetables, flowers, honey, and select crafts. For more information, visit the Perry Hall …


Fisher-Price recalls 4-in-1 Rock ‘n Glide Soothers after four infant deaths, 2-in-1 Soothe ‘n Play Gliders also recalled

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Fisher-Price are announcing the recalls of the Fisher-Price 4-in-1 Rock ‘n Glide Soothers and 2-in-1 Soothe ‘n Play Gliders. There have been reports of four infant deaths in the 4-in-1 Rock ‘n Glide Soother. The infants were reportedly placed on their backs unrestrained in the product and later found on their stomachs. …

Banner Smoked Fish recalls smoked fish products due to possible Listeria risk

UPDATE: This recall has been expanded. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE, MD—Banner Smoked Fish is voluntarily recalling its smoked fish products within expiry, in all package sizes, all package types, and all lots. The recall is because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young …

Target recalls Room Essentials shower stools due to fall hazard

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Target has announced a recall of about 58,500 Room Essentials shower stools that were sold at stores nationwide. This recall involves Target’s Room Essentials Shower Stools. The white shower stools measure 18 inches tall and have a three-legged aluminum frame and a plastic curved seat. The Room Essentials logo and item number 064-20-1091 are printed on the front of …

Councilman Marks: Improvements planned at Perring Plaza

CARNEY, MD—Federal Realty Investment Trust plans to invest approximately $5 million to upgrade and improve Perring Plaza in Carney. The enhancements at the 396,000-square-foot E. Joppa Road shopping center include a new façade, additional landscaping and new signage. “This renovation will give a facelift to one of our most important and active shopping centers along the Joppa Road corridor,” said …

Folding chairs, barstools sold at Walmart recalled due to fall hazard

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Cheyenne Products Mainstay is recalling close to 800,000 folding chairs and barstools due to a fall hazard. The recall involves multiple styles of metal folding chairs and barstools with padded seats upholstered in vinyl or microfiber and sold under the Mainstay brand name. A white sticker label on the bottom of the seats includes the name Cheyenne Products or …

IKEA recalls bowls, plates, mugs due to burn hazard

NOTTINGHAM, MD—IKEA has announced a recall of approximately 148,000 bowls, plates, and mugs sold in its stores due to a burn hazard. The recall involves the HEROISK and TALRIKA bowls, plates, and mugs made from PLA (Polylactic acid or polylactide) material from renewable sources. The bowls, plates and mugs were sold in a variety of colors, including yellow, pink and …