Crime, Police/Fire

Victim assaulted in I-695 road rage incident in Fullerton, 11 storage sheds burglarized in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a road rage incident and several other crimes that were reported this week. At 12:45 a.m. on Tuesday, August 9, an individual broke into a residence in the 7000-block of Golden Ring Road in Rosedale (21237) via a side window.  The suspect stole various tools, then fled the scene. At 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9, …


Business, Entertainment

Winning $25K Pick 5 ticket sold in Perry Hall, $10K Racetrax ticket sold in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A few big winning tickets were sold in and around the Nottingham area over the past week, Maryland Lottery officials announced on Monday. In all, 31 winning tickets worth $10,000 or more were sold or redeemed around the state in the seven days ending August 7, and the Lottery paid more than $28.5 million in prizes during that span. …


Rosedale driver flashes gun, causes crash; Royal Farms robbed in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 1 a.m. on Saturday, July 16, two individuals robbed the Royal Farms store located in the 2700-block of Taylor Avenue in Parkville (21234).  The suspects stole cigarettes and then fled the scene. At 6:30 p.m. on Monday, July 18, an individual pointed a …

Commencement held for The Maryland School for the Blind Class of 2022

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland School for the Blind held its 169th commencement on June 6, 2022. The ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of 19 students from the Class of 2022, who are now proud MSB alumni. The ceremony consisted of the conferring of diplomas, certificates, and awards, with remarks from Dr. Joshua Irzyk, MSB Director of Education, and commencement speaker, Paul Schroeder, …

Gas prices spike for 7th straight week as supply tightens

NOTTINGHAM, MD—For the seventh straight week, the nation’s average gas price has risen, surging 26.0 cents from a week ago to $4.85 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 is up 56.0 cents from a month ago and $1.81 …

Portion of Taylor Avenue to be closed overnight through June 26 for sewer project

PARKVILLE, MD—A portion of Taylor Avenue will be closed overnight during the week as part of an ongoing sewer project. Taylor Avenue will be closed between Perring Parkway and Oakleigh Avenue from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., Sundays through Thursdays, through June 26th. This construction is part of Baltimore County’s East Branch Herring Run Relief Sewer project. The project represents …

Vehicle overturns in Hillendale crash

HILLENDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday evening crash in Hillendale. The crash was reported at around 5:30 p.m. along Loch Raven Boulevard near Taylor Avenue. One vehicle rolled over onto its side in the crash. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Retired police officer collects $50,000 Powerball prize after purchasing ticket in Parkville

BALTIMORE, MD—Playing Maryland Lottery games isn’t routine for retired police officer John Boyd. However, the Towson resident does spend $20 on Powerball tickets whenever the jackpot rolls past the $100 million mark. Now, the occasional player is celebrating a $50,000 win. The 64-year-old bought his lucky ticket at Maria’s, his regular Maryland Lottery retailer, which is located at 1812 Taylor …