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Two men shot within 40 minutes last night in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Baltimore City Police say two men were shot last night in separate parts of the city. Just before 10:30 p.m., police were called to the 5300 block of Reisterstown Road for a report of a shooting. They found a 55-year-old man who had been shot. Police...
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Gun Spotted In Driver’s Car Before Baltimore Officer Dragged, Court Documents Say

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Charging documents for the Baltimore man accused of dragging a police officer for several blocks after fleeing from a traffic stop are shedding new light on the sequence of events that led up to the incident. Joseph Black, 36, was behind the wheel of a Mercedes sedan that was pulled over for a traffic infraction Tuesday evening in the 5100 block of Park Heights Avenue, according to the court documents obtained Thursday by WJZ. The court documents state that two officers—identified as Sergeant Ramberg and Detective Dow—were speaking with Black when Ramberg pointed out a gun on the floor board...
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Maryland Lottery player wins $25,000 from free Pick 5 ticket

June 30 (UPI) -- A Maryland Lottery player won a $25,000 prize from a Pick 5 ticket he received for free as part of a promotion. The Maryland Lottery said the 42-year-old White Marsh man received a free Pick 5 ticket at the Belvedere Plaza Liquors store in Baltimore through the lottery's Try Pick 5 promotion.
Centre Daily

Top Five Baltimore Ravens Safeties of All-Time

OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Kyle Hamilton is looking to one day etch his name among the Ravens' greatest safeties of all time. Here are the top players at that position in franchise history. Copyright ABG-SI LLC. SPORTS ILLUSTRATED is a registered trademark of ABG-SI LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Burtonsville Crossing Redevelopment to Include Sprouts as Grocery Store Anchor

Burtonsville Crossing has been considered a mainly abandoned shopping center for years with just Pepino’s and Burger King currently leasing space. That’s going to change as EDENS and Montgomery County officials today announced the official redevelopment of the property that will include a major facelift and new grocery store anchor, Sprouts.

Four arrested following strong-arm robbery in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, Md. – Four suspects were arrested early Saturday morning on robbery and other related charges in Ocean City. At around 3:45 a.m., officers responded to the area of 20th Street and Philadelphia Avenue for a reported strong-arm robbery. Police met with the 25-year-old male victim from Baltimore who reported that he had been assaulted by three males who stole some of his personal property. The victim was seen by Ocean City EMS and was taken to Atlantic General Hospital for treatment of injuries.
International Business Times

U.S. Employers See Signs Of Cooling Job Market

People have been walking into Paul Centenari's cardboard box factory outside Baltimore asking for jobs, something he has not seen in over a year. "We didn't see that a month ago," said Centenari, the chief executive of Atlas Container Corp. He said that just six months ago Atlas turned to a social service group that places ex-convicts into jobs to help fill positions.

Baltimore Weekend Events: Fourth of July Fireworks, Cherry Hill Festival, BSO Performances, and more

It’s Fourth of July weekend in Baltimore, which means fireworks, festivals and fun with family. The city’s fireworks show at the Inner Harbor, which was cancelled the past two years due to the pandemic, will resume this year. This weekend also brings a plethora of music events, from raga jazz to chamber music to soul music to a Grateful Dead tribute.

Pikesville Man Accused Pointing Gun At Other Driver In ‘Road Rage Incident’

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore County man was arrested Wednesday night after he allegedly pointed a handgun at another driver during what authorities described as a road rage incident in Harford County. Ronald McKnight, 29, of Pikesville, is charged with first- and second-degree assault, along with unspecified weapons offenses, in connection with the incident, Maryland State Police said in a Thursday news release. The charges stem from an incident that was reported about 6:20 p.m. Wednesday near Pulaski Highway and Long Bar Harbor Road in Abingdon, troopers said. Troopers called to the scene met with a driver, who told them the incident began...

Mayor Scott signs Police Accountability Board bill into law

(WEAA)—On Thursday, Mayor Brandon Scott signed the Police Accountability Board into law. He was joined by several city officials, including Councilman Mark Conway (D-4), who spoke with Gabe Ortis Wednesday evening ahead of the signing. Baltimore’s City Council passed the bill on Monday with several amendments, include allowing former...

Scott Signs Bill Establishing Baltimore City Police Accountability Board

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Mayor Brandon Scott on Thursday signed into law a bill establishing a police accountability board as part of his administration’s effort to restore trust between the community and the Baltimore Police Department. The legislation was passed Monday by the Baltimore City Council. It establishes the 17-member board, whose duties include reviewing police complaints and appointing citizens to serve on an administrative charging committee, which will be tasked with recommending discipline for officers formally accused of misconduct. The final version of the bill included multiple amendments, one of them leaving the door open to former officers serving on the board. Councilman...

Stretch Zone Aspires To Have Far-Reaching Impact

The Greater Severna Park and Arnold Chamber of Commerce welcomed Stretch Zone to Severna Park on June 21. The business combines practitioner-assisted stretching with state-of-the-art equipment to improve muscle function throughout the body. Stretch Zone is located at 550 Ritchie Highway, Suite M.