Author: Benjamin Joseph

Benjamin Joesph has covered news in Eastern Baltimore County since 2006. He started as a reporter with the original East County Times in 2006. He started East Baltco News and later in 2022.
Sparrows Point Sports

Sparrows Point HS Student Named Mildred Murray Award Winner

-photo courtesy of SPHSAthletics1 Instagram- Liv Gardner of Sparrows Point High School has been named the female student athlete winner of the Mildred Murray Award. She wins a $10,000 scholarship. Winners selected are multi-sports athletes at the top of their academic class as well as a leader and top contributor on the field, in the […]

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Politics School

District 7 Delegates Host 2024 Scholarship Award Ceremony

The District 7 Delegates are happy to announce the awarding of the annual legislative scholarships! Delegates Nawrocki, Szeliga, and Arikan hosted a celebration ceremony on Wednesday, May 22, to honor these young people and their families. The delegates would like to thank the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company for hosting the event in their truck bay. […]

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Dundalk Events

Dundalk Renaissance to Hold Milestone Awards on May 30

Dundalk Renaissance will continue its tradition of holding its Milestone Awards at Flagship Cinemas Eastpoint on Thursday, May 30 at 6  p.m. This year’s Cornerstone winner, Sollers Point Technical High School, is celebrating an incredible 74 years of excellence! This year’s  Milestone winners are: Heather Mosley: Recognized for her outstanding contributions as a community member, […]

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Perry Hall School

Perry Hall HS Graduating Seniors Selected for NIH Internship

Perry Hall High School graduating seniors Aisha Batista and Mahlet Nigussu have been selected to participate in the National Institute on Aging Summer Training in Aging Research Program. Batista and Nigussu are among only nine students selected from the more than 1,400 students who applied to the program. Through the Summer Training in Aging Research […]

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White Marsh

Disc Golf Course to be Built in White Marsh Area

A brand new Disc Golf Course is being built at the Days Cove Park site in White Marsh, and will have a 9-hole beginner course and an 18-hole intermediate/advanced course. The Days Cove Park site, located at 5907 Allender Road, is mostly wooded and presently undeveloped. The park was acquired in three parts, with all […]

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911 Dundalk Police

Dundalk Man Arrested in Connection to Alleged Road Rage Case

Maryland State Police arrested a man in connection with an alleged road rage incident that occurred earlier this month in Howard County. The suspect, identified as Jeffery Johnson, 32, of Dundalk, is charged with four counts of first-degree assault, four counts of second-degree assault, the use of a firearm in a felony/violent crime, and four […]

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Marks Introduces Bill for Perry Hall and Carney Parkland

–The following statement was released by 5th District County Councilman David Marks who has introduced legislation to create and protect parkland- Yesterday, I introduced legislation that will create two new parks and add 68 acres of protected parkland in the Carney and Perry Hall areas—at virtually no expense to taxpayers. Under my plan, the 68 […]

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Family events White Marsh

Summer Movie Camp at AMC Theatres at AVENUE at White Marsh

THE AVENUE at White Marsh is holding Summer Movie Camp at AMC Theatres! Revisit some of your favorite Illumination films for just $3 every Monday and Wednesday from June 24 to Aug. 14! The line-up is Minions: The Rise of Gru 6/24 & 6/26 Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax 7/1 & 7/3 Sing July 8 & […]

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Rosedale School

Rosedale Alternative School SRO Named Best by BCPS

Baltimore County Police announced that Officer Long has been named the Baltimore County Public Schools’ High School Resource Officer of the Year. He is a SRO at Rosedale Alternative School and was described by school staff as “honest, fair, non-judgmental and supportive.” “His calm demeanor and ability to connect and work with students allows students […]

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911 Middle River Police

Police Looking for Truck in Middle River Hit-and-Run Crash

Baltimore County Police is looking for a vehicle (pictured) that was involved in a Hit-and-Run crash in the Middle River area at the intersection of Eastern Boulevard and Old Eastern Avenue on May 12. The vehicle should be missing a passenger’s side mirror and possibly have damage to the passenger’s side bumper and windshield near […]

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