Baltimore County Digest


October 06, 2006

Police seek public's help to identify Towson peeping Tom

Police in Baltimore County asked yesterday for the public's help in identifying a peeping Tom.

Police said they were searching for a man wanted for watching a woman who was inside her ground-floor apartment in the 1100 block of Charles View Way in Towson. A resident of the apartment building saw a man crouching next to the ground-floor windows of the building about 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, police said.

The man ran when the resident approached him, police said.

The man is described as white, about 30 years old, 6 feet tall with a medium build, a fair complexion and short, brown hair. The man was wearing a green polo shirt, blue jeans and brown shoes, police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call county police at 410-307-2020.


Flu shots offered at senior expo

The Baltimore County Department of Aging will offer flu shots at the Senior Expo/Baby Boomer Expo from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday in the 4H Building at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium.

The shots, which will be provided by Maxim Health Services, are free for those with Medicare Part B.

Flu shot clinics, with free shots for Medicare Part B recipients, will also be available in Baltimore County senior centers. Information: 410-887-2594.


Fair and flea market starts tomorrow

Pickersgill Retirement Community in Towson will host its annual Country Fair and Flea Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow on its front lawn, in the lobby and auditorium.

The family event, free to the public, will feature the bluegrass music of the Satyr Hill Band and cars from the Antique Motor Club of Greater Baltimore.

New this year will be a live animal presentation for children from Wildlife Adventures, including reptiles and amphibians. The festival will also include Port of Call, a roving barbershop quartet, along with face painters for children and free blood pressure screenings. Flea market items, crafts, baked goods and produce will be for sale.

The fair will be held at 615 Chestnut Ave. Proceeds will go toward resident activities. Information: 410-842-0420.


Open house to focus on health care

The School of Health Professions at the Community College of Baltimore County will hold an open house for those interested in careers in health care.

The event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 14, in the J Building at CCBC's Essex campus, 7201 Rossville Blvd.

The open house will include information on degree and certificate programs offered at CCBC. Faculty and staff will be available to discuss admissions, prerequisites, financial aid, scholarships and courses of study.

Information: 410-780-6989.


Business groups to give awards

The Greater Catonsville Chamber of Commerce and Liberty Tax Service will sponsor the awards dinner for the 2006 Catonsville Business Award and Trade Show at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 17, at the Rolling Road Golf Club, 814 Hilltop Road.

The guest speaker will be Bonnie Phipps, president and chief executive officer of St. Agnes Hospital. Cost is $40 for members and $50 for nonmembers. Information and reservations are available at 410-719-9609 or online at

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