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Look Out South County! Old Man Winter Is Cooking Up a Big Old Snowstorm

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning in effect until Thursday at 10 p.m. The early predictions are for between 4 and 13 inches of snow, switching over to a mixture of sleet and rain. The event is expected to begin between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. on Wednesday. The snowfall should […]

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School Superintendent Perkins: ‘We Made the Wrong Call’ on School Opening Friday

Superintendent Mamie J. Perkins today apologized for the decision Friday morning that resulted in thousands of students and school system employees braving dangerous conditions to get to school on time. In a letter emailed to parents today and posted on the school system’s website and Facebook and Twitter pages, Perkins promised a thorough examination of […]

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Crofton Apartment Building Fire Causes $15K in Damages

From Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman Keith Swindle: Yesterday evening around 5:30 p.m., Anne Arundel County Firefighters were dispatched to a reported apartment fire in the 1600 block of Parkridge Circle in Crofton.  The first unit to arrive on the scene found an occupied three story apartment building with smoke showing and quickly requested […]

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BGE Urges Customers to Prepare for Extreme Cold Temperatures

From Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE): Customers are encouraged to conserve energy during several days of low temperatures BGE is closely monitoring the potential impact of forecasted winter weather conditions that include temperatures in the teens or single digits into next week.  BGE has gas and electric crews prepared to respond to any service […]

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Q&A: How Do Anne Arundel County Public Schools Notify Parents of Closings?

Changes to school schedules caused by inclement weather or other emergency conditions are announced through the Blackboard Connect (formerly Connect-ED) automated notification system; posted on the school system’s website, Facebook page, and Twitter (@AACountySchools); and broadcast on major area radio and television stations, including AACPS-TV (Channel 96 on Comcast and Broadstripe, and Channel 36 on […]

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BGE is Preparing for Wintry Weather on Sunday with Additional Crews

As a cold weather system approaches Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE)’s central Maryland service area, the company is preparing field crews and employees for possible outages related to the forecasted snow and freezing rain. Just as the company is preparing to respond to potential power outages from the forecasted weather, BGE urges customers to […]

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