Crime, Police/Fire

Road rage incident reported in Kingsville, Parkville home burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 18 and 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 20, an individual entered a residence in the 2600-block of Wendover Road in Parkville (21234) via an unsecured window. The suspect rummaged through several boxes before exiting the residence. At just before …


Crime, Police/Fire

Baltimore man pleads guilty to robbing Parkville restaurant, two other robberies

BALTIMORE, MD—A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Parkville restaurant and two other robberies. Javaughn Berry, 26, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to interference with commerce by robbery (Hobbs Act Robbery). The guilty plea was announced by Acting United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Jonathan F. Lenzner; Special Agent in Charge Thomas J. Sobocinski of the Federal …


Water main break reported near Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—A water main break near the Overlea area has left several residents without water. Officials say an eight-inch diameter water main has ruptured in the 5700-block of Trumps Mill Road (21206). Thirty customers and two hydrants are currently out of service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area. Advertisement Photo via Pixabay …

Severe storms possible in Baltimore area on Wednesday

UPDATE: A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is now in effect until 8 p.m. on Wednesday. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—A few storms are possible in the Nottingham area on Wednesday. The National Weather Service says that isolated severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts are possible on Wednesday afternoon and into the early evening hours. The best chance for storms will likely …

Code Orange Air Quality Alert issued for Nottingham area for Wednesday

UPDATE: The Maryland Department of the Environment says smoke from the West Coast wildfires will contribute to Wednesday’s Code Orange Air Quality Alert. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of the Environment has issued a Code Orange Air Quality Alert for Wednesday for the Baltimore metro area. A Code Orange Air Quality Alert means that air pollution concentrations …

Burglaries reported in Rosedale, Parkville, Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a handful of local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 8 a.m. on Thursday, July 15 and 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, July 17, an individual broke into a residence in the 5000-block of Shirleybrook Avenue in Rosedale (21237) via the front door. At around 11 a.m. on Friday, July 16, a man …

Gas prices inch higher as OPEC agrees to raise production

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The nation’s average gas price has risen 1.3 cents per gallon from a week ago to $3.16 per gallon on Monday, 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 now stands 10.2 cents higher than a month ago and 98.0 cents higher than …

Baltimore County Public Schools hiring school bus drivers, attendants

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools officials are hiring school bus drivers and attendants for the coming school year. All bus driver applicants should include a copy of their high school diploma and/or GED, as well as their complete driving record (available at all MVA kiosks). Bus driver and attendant applicants should include a copy of their driver’s license or state …