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Midge Treatment Continues on Back River

County Councilman David Marks reports Baltimore County plans to conduct the next round of helicopter application of midge treatment on the upper Back River next week. The application is scheduled to occur on Monday, June 17 and Tuesday, June 18. As always, the timing and dates are dependent on changing wind and weather conditions and […]

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Victim Found Shot on Torner Road in Essex

It has been reported that a person has been shot in Essex. The victim had a gun shot wound to the head and was found on the sidewalk in front of the 300 block of Torner Road in Middlesex. The shooting was reported around on Sunday around  7:35 a.m. This story will be updated.

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Business Essex

Informational Meeting About Grant Programs in Essex

The Baltimore Community Foundation will provide information  about their grant programs Saturday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Essex CDC Office located at 25 Eastern Blvd. Suite 98 in Essex. This is the chance to meet with BCF staff regarding funding opportunities and a chance to learn about funding for your programs, […]

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Police Looking for Driver in Hit-and-Run Fatal Crash on 702

Detectives with the Baltimore County Crash Team are requesting help from the public in locating the driver who was involved in a Hit-and-Run Fatal crash that occurred on Saturday June 1 in Essex. According to police, the vehicle, described as a 2018-2021 Ford F250 or F350 Super Duty, fled the scene, traveling Northbound along Route […]

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Essex School

Chesapeake High School Teacher Honored by Arc Baltimore

The Arc Baltimore announced that Tara Wrightson of Chesapeake High School in Essex was named the 2004 Annual Award winner for  for School Inclusion. They released the following statement about Wrightson. “Tara Wrightson, Chesapeake High School’s FALS teacher, goes beyond the call of duty to advocate for her students. Alongside her teaching responsibilities, she coaches […]

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Essex Sports

Eastern Tech Senior Named Minds in Motion Scholar-Athlete

-photo courtesy of BCPS/MPSSAA- MPSSAA announced 18 winners of the Minds in Motion Scholar-Athlete Scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year and one of those winners attends Eastern Tech High School in Essex. Gregory Hrica, a senior at Eastern Technical High School, was named one of the winners. The selection committee met on Friday, May 3 […]

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Essex Traffic

Essex Pavement Improvement Project to Begin Monday on 702

The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration is beginning a pavement improvement project on MD 702 (Southeast Freeway) in Essex next week. The work will be complete by mid-summer, weather permitting. Beginning Monday, June 3, contractor crews will begin to mill, patch and resurface approximately one-mile of MD 702 between Middleborough Road and Back […]

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Essex School

Chesapeake High Art Teacher Earns State-Wide Award

Pam Ehrenreich of Chesapeake High School is one of four Baltimore County Public Schools educators that has earned statewide honors from the Maryland Art Education Association. In addition, the BCPS Office of Visual Arts has selected nine district-level award winners. State- and district-level awards will be presented during the 2024 MAEA virtual Awards Ceremony on […]

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Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash on Orems Road in Essex

Detectives with the Baltimore Crash Team are investigating the circumstances surrounding a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on Saturday, May 18 at 11:31 p.m. at Orems Road and Old Orems Road in Essex. Findings of a preliminary investigation show the crash occurred as 41-year-old Donald E. Busick Jr., was attempting to make a left-hand turn […]

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Man Arrested in Essex House Explosion

Arson Team Investigators with the Baltimore County Police Department arrested 52-year-old Michael Greensfelder on Monday in connection to the home explosion that occurred in the Unit block of Crafton Road in Essex, on April 20. Investigators determined Mr. Greensfelder intentionally created a fuel/gas explosion that led to a fire and destruction of the home he […]

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