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January 26, 2002
Hollins Ferry Road will be closed today between Waterview Avenue and Washington Boulevard until 5 p.m. to all but area residents and businesses, city transportation officials said yesterday. The stretch will also be closed tomorrow from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The road is being closed so workers can build an underground vault for an electrical conduit system.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | August 27, 2013
A firefighter was injured while fighting a fire at a home in Lansdowne early Tuesday morning, according to the Baltimore County Fire Department. Firefighters first responded to the 2000 block of Hammonds Ferry Road about 1 a.m. and found flames coming through the roof of the home, the department said. As they began operations to control the fire from inside the home, a firefighter sustained an undisclosed injury and a "mayday" signal went out, the department said. A second alarm was called as the firefighter was removed from the home.
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NEWS
March 7, 1996
A Glen Burnie man was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday by two men who approached him as he walked along Hammonds Ferry Road.Richard E. Steger, 38, told police he was walking from the bus stop at Hammonds Ferry and Nursery roads shortly before 11: 30 p.m. when a light-blue Ford Escort northbound on Hammonds Ferry Road pulled up near him.A passenger asked Mr. Steger for directions to Motel 6, then pulled out a gun, forced him to kneel on the ground and demanded money,...
NEWS
By Nicole Fuller, The Baltimore Sun | December 12, 2011
About 15 vehicles driving on the inner loop of Interstate 695 in southwestern Baltimore County were damaged Monday night after hundreds of rocks from a railroad overpass fell onto the busy highway, according to Maryland State Police. No injuries were reported, but vehicles were damaged with dents, scratches and cracked windshields, police said. Police began receiving reports from motorists just before 7 p.m. that rocks were falling from the Hollins Ferry railroad overpass. Officials from the State Highway Administration responded to the scene and helped clear rocks from I-695, which was temporarily closed.
NEWS
By RICHARD IRWIN | July 29, 2008
City police released yesterday the name of the Baltimore County teenager who died after being struck by a tractor-trailer while riding a dirt bike on Hollins Ferry Road in Mount Winans. Police said Ronald Canapp, 17, of the 2900 block of Charleston Ave. in Lansdowne was riding the dirt bike in the 2300 block of Hollins Ferry Road about noon when he was struck. Police said Canapp was not wearing a helmet and that he suffered massive head injuries. Canapp was taken by a city Fire Department ambulance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
FEATURES
By Wayne Hardin | August 12, 1993
The C&O Canal Sunday walks and talks continue through Oct. 24, each led by a park ranger and beginning at 2 p.m.The rest of the schedule is:Aug. 15 -- Antietam Creek Information Station, on Canal Road, off Harpers Ferry Road, three miles south of Sharpsburg. Walk to site of Battle of Shepherdstown (W.Va.), fought on both sides of the Potomac.Aug. 22 -- Ferry Hill Place, boyhood home of Confederate officer Henry Kyd Douglas, off Maryland Route 34, across the Potomac from Shepherdstown. Ferry Hill now is the canal park headquarters.
NEWS
By Edward Lee and Edward Lee,SUN STAFF | November 10, 1996
A 1,000-foot stretch of Hollins Ferry Road in Glen Burnie will be permanently closed to allow the restoration of a tributary of Sawmill Creek.The State Highway Administration posted signs Thursday announcing the closure, which will also permit the addition of three acres of wetlands along Muddy Bridge Branch near Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard, said spokeswoman Fran Counihan."
NEWS
April 21, 1993
Hospital establishes mothers hot lineHarbor Hospital Center has established a 24-hour telephone service for new and expectant mothers. The center's "Storkline" is staffed by maternity nurses who will be available to answer questions and provide information to callers.The number to call is 347-BABY (347-2229).POLICE LOG* Linthicum: Two newspaper boxes of The Sun -- one at the McDonald's in the 700 block of Nursery Road, the other at the Mercantile Bank in the 700 block of Old Hammonds Ferry Road -- were stolen between 3 a.m. Sunday and 2:20 a.m. Monday.
NEWS
By TaNoah Morgan and TaNoah Morgan,SUN STAFF | September 11, 1996
County police arrested a Glen Burnie man Monday on charges he tried twice to run over a man who was walking down Hammonds Ferry Road.Patrick John Hines, 21, of the 1300 block of Broadview Blvd. was charged with assault and battery.Roy G. Becker, 33, of the 400 block of Oak Grove Road in Linthicum was treated at North Arundel Hospital for cuts to his right forearm and released.Becker told police he was on the sidewalk in the 500 block of Hammonds Ferry Road just before 3 a.m. when he heard a car coming toward him. He turned and saw a 1987 Honda Prelude coming at him, jumped away and ducked behind a trash can, police said.
NEWS
By FROM STAFF REPORTS | August 10, 2000
A teen-ager suspected of breaking into a house and stabbing three people Saturday was arrested last night. Terrence Boone, 17, was arrested about 10 p.m. at home in the 2500 block of Southdene Ave. in the Lakeland community in southern Baltimore, said Sgt. Scott Rowe, a police spokesman. Boone was charged in warrants as an adult with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in the break-in that occurred about 2 a.m. Saturday. Police said two men, ages 20 and 42, and a woman, 39, were stabbed by a male who entered a residence in the 2700 block of Hollins Ferry Road through a basement door and stole a wallet and other items.
NEWS
By Michael Dresser, The Baltimore Sun | June 9, 2011
The Hammonds Ferry Road bridge over Maryland Route 295 will close for about 12 weeks starting next Wednesday so road crews can begin a $3.2 million rehabilitation project that will fully replace the 62-year-old driving surface of the twin spans. The State Highway Administration said it is closing the bridge so that crews can remove four steel beams, demolish the bridge decks, and build a new driving surface and walls, among other tasks. SHA spokesman Charlie Gischlar said the driving surface has been patched since it was built in 1949 but has never been fully replaced.
NEWS
By RICHARD IRWIN | July 29, 2008
City police released yesterday the name of the Baltimore County teenager who died after being struck by a tractor-trailer while riding a dirt bike on Hollins Ferry Road in Mount Winans. Police said Ronald Canapp, 17, of the 2900 block of Charleston Ave. in Lansdowne was riding the dirt bike in the 2300 block of Hollins Ferry Road about noon when he was struck. Police said Canapp was not wearing a helmet and that he suffered massive head injuries. Canapp was taken by a city Fire Department ambulance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
NEWS
June 2, 2007
A Milford Mill Academy student has been charged with attempted robbery after he demanded that a student empty his pockets in a classroom this week, Baltimore County police said yesterday. The suspect, a 15-year-old boy, walked into the classroom about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and began punching another 15-year-old boy, police said. The suspect walked out, then returned with a 16-year-old student, according to police spokesman Cpl. Mike Hill. The two boys demanded that the victim empty his pockets, and the 16-year-old implied that he had a weapon, Hill said.
BUSINESS
By Lorraine Mirabella and Lorraine Mirabella,Sun reporter | April 19, 2007
A one-time brewery-turned-flour mill in Halethorpe is being recycled once again for use by a plumbing and building supply distributor, the latest in a series of redevelopment projects slated to bring about 600 new jobs to the traditionally industrial area of southwest Baltimore County. The former Stroh Brewery Co., for years one of the best-known landmarks along the Baltimore Beltway with its hulking tower of stainless steel tanks and later home to Washington Quality Foods, will house three divisions of Wolseley North America.
NEWS
January 26, 2002
Hollins Ferry Road will be closed today between Waterview Avenue and Washington Boulevard until 5 p.m. to all but area residents and businesses, city transportation officials said yesterday. The stretch will also be closed tomorrow from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The road is being closed so workers can build an underground vault for an electrical conduit system.
ENTERTAINMENT
By Tricia Bishop | June 14, 2001
Every week, the Baltimore County Public Library's "Library on the Go" bookmobiles bring the library to nine county locations, mostly shopping centers. The two traveling lenders carry a combined 5,000 books and, in the larger of the vehicles, free Internet access. Check them out for summer-reading selections now that the kids are out of school. Here's the schedule: Lansdowne Shopping Center, 3900 Hollins Ferry Road - Wednesdays, 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. Baltimore Highlands Elementary School, 4200 Annapolis Road, Lansdowne - Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. The Manor Shopping Center, 3800 Sweet Air Road, Jacksonville - Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.,and Saturdays, 3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Martin Plaza, 1400 Martin Blvd.
NEWS
June 2, 2007
A Milford Mill Academy student has been charged with attempted robbery after he demanded that a student empty his pockets in a classroom this week, Baltimore County police said yesterday. The suspect, a 15-year-old boy, walked into the classroom about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday and began punching another 15-year-old boy, police said. The suspect walked out, then returned with a 16-year-old student, according to police spokesman Cpl. Mike Hill. The two boys demanded that the victim empty his pockets, and the 16-year-old implied that he had a weapon, Hill said.
NEWS
By Elise Armacost and Elise Armacost,Staff writer | July 16, 1991
Linthicum civic leaders are rallying support for a newly discovered light rail extension that would serve commercial and industrial areaswithout disrupting the North Linthicum community.The extension is a modified version of one of three routes -- the Nursery Road alignment -- being considered by the Mass Transit Administration. It was one of the nine options initially proffered by the MTA."The community discovered this earlier alternate whose benefits hadn't been realized before," said John Erdman, a Towson transportation consultant hired by the Linthicum-Shipley Improvement Association.
NEWS
By FROM STAFF REPORTS | August 10, 2000
A teen-ager suspected of breaking into a house and stabbing three people Saturday was arrested last night. Terrence Boone, 17, was arrested about 10 p.m. at home in the 2500 block of Southdene Ave. in the Lakeland community in southern Baltimore, said Sgt. Scott Rowe, a police spokesman. Boone was charged in warrants as an adult with three counts of attempted first-degree murder in the break-in that occurred about 2 a.m. Saturday. Police said two men, ages 20 and 42, and a woman, 39, were stabbed by a male who entered a residence in the 2700 block of Hollins Ferry Road through a basement door and stole a wallet and other items.
NEWS
By Edward Lee and Edward Lee,SUN STAFF | November 10, 1996
A 1,000-foot stretch of Hollins Ferry Road in Glen Burnie will be permanently closed to allow the restoration of a tributary of Sawmill Creek.The State Highway Administration posted signs Thursday announcing the closure, which will also permit the addition of three acres of wetlands along Muddy Bridge Branch near Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard, said spokeswoman Fran Counihan."
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