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Staff Reports | October 1, 2013
The Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning will host a public meeting this week to present plans for a revitalization study along Mountain Road in Pasadena. The meeting will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at George Fox Middle School, 7922 Outing Ave., Pasadena. “This is an ... opportunity for residents in the Pasadena area to learn more about the study and the benefits of commercial revitalization,” said Mary Burkholder, acting president and CEO/director of the county's Commercial Revitalization Initiative.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | April 14, 2014
One night last April, Skylar Marion and two friends set out in the dark, down Pasadena's Mountain Road to a nearby convenience store. It started as a trip for snacks on a Friday night, innocent teenage fun for a boy known to be sweet to his female friends. "What's every 15-year-old's dream?" says Skylar's father, Michael Marion. "Walking down the road with two girls, arm in arm. " The dream turned into a nightmare for Skylar's family, a nightmare that has reverberated through the close-knit Pasadena community.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | February 1, 2013
Mountain Road in Fallston was closed for nearly three hours Wednesday night following a car accident that sent two men to the hospital with critical injuries. The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. at the intersection of Mountain Road (Route 152) and Connolly Road, according to a media release from the Maryland State Police Bel Air Barrack. Troopers said Nicholas Joseph Lotz, 22, was driving a green Chevrolet pickup west on Connolly Road and failed to stop at a stop sign, according to the release.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | April 11, 2014
Family and friends will gather Saturday night to mark one year since the hit-and-run crash on Pasadena's Mountain Road that killed 15-year-old Skylar Marion. A candlelight vigil is planned for 7:30 p.m. at Lake Shore Elementary School, 4531 Mountain Road. A local pastor will lead a prayer and attendees are invited to bring mementos and to share memories of Skylar. Candles will be provided by the family of Kyle Wilkerson, a Pasadena teenager who received Skylar's heart in a transplant.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | April 23, 2013
Mountain Road (MD 177) in Pasadena was closed in both directions on Tuesday morning as Anne Arundel County Fire Department officials investigated what it deemed was a suspicious item near a dumpster, but about an hour later county police said the state highway had been reopened after the item was deemed safe. The state Department of Transportation reported at 9:11 a.m., that MD 177 was closed in both directions. Anne Arundel County Fire Department Division Chief Keith Swindle said that MD 177 between Postal Court and Magothy Beach Road was closed as state and local fire officials investigated the scene.
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The Baltimore Sun | November 22, 2012
A man who fled from a police officer attempting to make a traffic stop was killed minutes later in a single-car crash early Thursday on Mountain Road near Pasadena, according to Anne Arundel County Police. The driver, identified as Amon Samuel White, 25, of Baltimore was driving a red Honda minivan with Maryland tags. Police said they had taken complaints about the vehicle at 12:56 a.m., and an officer saw the minivan "driving erratically and swerving" across Fort Smallwood Road.
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April 19, 1991
County police will close Mountain Road 9 to 9:30 a.m. tomorrow between North Shore Drive and School House Lane.More than 500 youngsters from the Lake Shore Youth Baseball Organization, their coaches, local politicians and the Chesapeake High School Marching Band will be participating in an Opening Day 30-minute community parade and celebration. Marchers will assemble at Lake Shore School and proceed east on Mountain Road to North Shore Drive and opening day ceremonies at Looper's Field.
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October 27, 1994
A Pasadena bank was robbed of an undisclosed sum yesterday by a man who claimed to have a gun, police said.The robber approached a teller in the Signet Bank on Mountain Road near Lake Shore Plaza about 1:10 p.m. and placed a note on the counter that said he had a gun.Police said the robber -- described as black, 30 to 35 years old, 6 feet tall and slender, wearing a multicolor fall fleece jacket, darkjeans and a dark golf cap -- fled with the money that...
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The Baltimore Sun | January 3, 2012
As of 9 a.m. Tuesday, traffic was slow on I-95 southbound near Mountain Road, due to an accident involving two vehicles. Accidents were slowing traffic on I-83 south near Mount Carmel Road in Baltimore County and Goucher Boulevard and Taylor Avenue in Baltimore County. A water main break was causing icy road conditions near Monumental Avenue and Hammonds Ferry Road in Baltimore County. There were no major delays reported on Baltimore area transit systems.
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By John Rivera and John Rivera,Sun Staff Writer | October 18, 1994
State transportation officials said yesterday that a project to widen Mountain Road, having reached a fiscal dead end last year, may again be considered for funding.But the money to improve Route 3 in Crofton and relieve congestion is not likely to materialize any time soon.The transportation officials, who included state Secretary of Transportation O. James Lighthizer and State Highway Administrator Hal Kassoff, made the remarks at an annual briefing to Anne Arundel officials.District 31's State House delegation and Councilman Carl G. "Dutch" Holland have been pressing the state to widen Mountain Road.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | March 23, 2014
A passenger was seriously injured in a car crash Saturday on Mountain Road in Pasadena, Anne Arundel County police said. Police said a Lincoln Town Car was turning into a business about 11 p.m. near Brookfield Road when it was struck by a Nissan pickup truck traveling east on Mountain Road. Police believe the driver of Lincoln — Sherry Lashawn Parks, 28, of Glen Burnie — was at fault and that alcohol was a factor in the crash. The Lincoln's passenger, Aaron Lee Franklin Colbert, 25, was transported to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center with life-threatening injuries.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | February 21, 2014
Anne Arundel County police charged a Glen Burnie man with indecent exposure Thursday after they said they got a key tip on Facebook. Police had received five complaints this month regarding a man allegedly exposing himself in Glen Burnie. Three of the incidents were reported in the 7400 block of Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard, one was on Mountain Road and one was in the 6700 block of Ritchie Highway. On Wednesday, police distributed photos taken from surveillance video of possible suspects through media and social media.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | October 22, 2013
A Pasadena man has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed a homeless man last year, according to the Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office. On Nov. 20, 2012, 52-year-old John Junior Stewart, who had no permanent address, was found lying on Mountain Road near Jumpers Hole Road with life-threatening injuries. He died at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Witnesses said Stewart, who was not in a crosswalk, was hit by a dark-colored van or SUV that continued driving eastbound on Mountain Road after the crash.
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Staff Reports | October 1, 2013
The Anne Arundel County Office of Planning and Zoning will host a public meeting this week to present plans for a revitalization study along Mountain Road in Pasadena. The meeting will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at George Fox Middle School, 7922 Outing Ave., Pasadena. “This is an ... opportunity for residents in the Pasadena area to learn more about the study and the benefits of commercial revitalization,” said Mary Burkholder, acting president and CEO/director of the county's Commercial Revitalization Initiative.
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September 16, 2013
A small church is making big plans to welcome the fall season on Saturday, Sept. 28 for Fallston families and their neighbors throughout the county. Members of Holy Communion Lutheran Church are busy organizing their first Fall Extravaganza to help bring families in the community together by providing fun and fellowship for all, silent auctions, raffles and pit beef for the adults, and free games, pony rides, food and prizes for kids. The event happens just six days after the official start of fall, the autumnal equinox, when day and night are equal.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | September 6, 2013
Harford County Dels. Pat McDonough and Rick Impallaria, along with volunteer firefighters and community groups, will once again host a flag-waving remembrance tribute to the victims and families of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Wednesday is the 12th anniversary of that tragic day in New York City, the Pentagon and on a grassy field in Pennsylvania where nearly 3,000 died. The annual memorial event is open to the public and will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. on the Route 152 overpass at I-95 in Joppa.
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By Brian Sullam | July 7, 1996
SEVERAL YEARS AGO, I got a glimpse of why people are clamoring to impose a development moratorium on Pasadena's Mountain Road peninsula.I just didn't know it at the time because I was preoccupied with more mundane matters, such as finding my way to the latrine and figuring out how to cook breakfast over an open fire.I was one of a half-dozen parent chaperones who accompanied a troop of boisterous Brownies to a weekend adventure at Camp Whipporwill, a Girl Scout camp on Cockey Creek off Lake Shore Drive.
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By John Harris III and Steven Kivinski and John Harris III and Steven Kivinski,Contributing Writers | October 29, 1992
St. Jane's 8-year-old boys team captured the second-annual St. Jane Soccer Association Tournament, defeating the Mountain Road Soccer Club, 5-1, in the championship game Monday at Rock Creek Park.More than 160 8-year-old players, representing six county organizations competed in the tournament.Jonathan Beam scored first for St. Jane four minutes into the first period. Mountain Road threatened often in the second quarter, but goalie Marcus Wanner came up with seven saves to preserve a 1-0 lead at the half.
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By Jennifer Broadwater | June 11, 2013
Harford County residents have access to thousands of acres of local and state parklands, with attractions ranging from disc golf courses, equestrian and hiking trails and sports fields to boat launches, playgrounds and nature centers. TRAILS AND WALKWAYS Aberdeen Festival Park Howard & Franklin streets, Aberdeen Anita C. Leight Park 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon Bynum Run Pond 715 Churchville Road, Bel Air Cedar Lane Regional Park 1100 Cedar Lane, Bel Air Eden Mill Park & Nature Center 1617 Eden Mill Road, Pylesville Forest Hill Recreation Complex 21 Rock Spring Church Road, Forest Hill Graybeal Fields 600 Red Pump Road, Bel Air Havre de Grace Promenade Yacht Basin to Lafayette Street, Havre de Grace Heavenly Waters 702 N. Tollgate Road, Bel Air Lake Serene at Edgewater Village Park Brookside Drive, Edgewater Village, Edgewood Liriodendron 502 W. Gordon St., Bel Air Ma & Pa Heritage Corridor Smith Lane to Williams Street, Bel Air Melrose Lane to Friends Park, Forest Hill Mariner Point Park 100 Kearney Drive, Joppa Robert Copenhaver Park 664 Trimble Road, Joppatowne Rockfield Park 501 Churchville Road, Bel Air Swan Harbor Farm 401 Oakington Road, Havre de Grace COUNTY PARKS A.B. Demarco Memorial Park Aberdeen Throughway, Aberdeen Aberdeen Family Swim Center Old Robin Hood Road, Aberdeen Aberdeen Festival Park Howard & Franklin streets,...
NEWS
May 8, 2013
Members of the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company had a busy morning on Wednesday, responding to three incidents in Harford and Baltimore counties. Officials said at 7:47 a.m., firefighters and paramedics from the company responded to Old Joppa Road and Jerusalem Road, in Joppa, for a crash involving two vehicle, with one person having minor injuries. Officials said the patient was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Trauma Center in stable condition, and the Harford County Sheriff's Office is investigating the collision.
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