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Property Taxes in Baltimore County and Baltimore Rise in 2019

January 7th, 2019

Property taxes in Baltimore County and Baltimore City rise in 2019. Well, and every other county in Maryland. This is apparently the first year since 2008 where every single Maryland county is seeing property tax increases. Assessments on Maryland properties are averaging a 9.1% increase on average. Baltimore City residents are seeing a 5.9% increase, [...]

Baltimore County Christmas Tree Pickup 2019

January 1st, 2019

Baltimore County Christmas Tree pickup 2019 is the over a two week period, beginning the week of January 14, 2019. Christmas trees in Baltimore County must be placed by the curb or in the alley (if that is your normal trash location) by January 18 in order to ensure pickup. The trees must be completely [...]

Hereford Fall Festival 2018

October 15th, 2018

Hereford Fall Festival 2018 is BACK! The dates are October 20 and 21. This will be the 19th Annual Hereford Volunteer Fire Company Fall Festival. There will be live music, wine from local wineries, a beer truck, lots of food vendors, and a ton of activities. Activities include: HELICOPTER RIDES! Hay wagon rides, monster truck [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Parades 2018

June 27th, 2018

Baltimore County has a number of 4th of July parades scheduled, so you have your choice of locations! Here are the Baltimore County 4th of July Parades for 2018 according to community websites: Please note that the Hereford parade is on Sunday, July 1, 2018. The others are on the actual holiday, July 4, 2018. [...]

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks 2018

June 25th, 2018

Baltimore County 4th of July Fireworks will be held throughout the weekend before July 4th this year as well as on Tuesday and the holiday itself since the actual holiday is on Wednesday. The current schedule, according to the Baltimore County Government's website is: Saturday, June 30 Jacksonville Elementary School Location: 3400 Hillendale Heights Road, Jacksonville 21131 Rain [...]

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Winter 2018

January 8th, 2018

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Winter 2018 starts Friday, January 19, and runs through February 3. There are 46 Baltimore County restaurants participating this month! Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $15-35.00. Each restaurant has set its' own prices and specialty menus, so you will have to look on each site or call to find out what [...]

Hereford Fall Festival 2017

October 16th, 2017

Hereford Fall Festival 2017 is BACK! The dates are October 21 and 22. This will be the 18th Annual Hereford Volunteer Fire Company Fall Festival. There will be live music, wine from local wineries, a beer truck, lots of food vendors, and a ton of activities. Activities include: HELICOPTER RIDES! Hay wagon rides, monster truck [...]

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2017

July 20th, 2017

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2017 starts Friday, August 4, and runs through August 19. There are 49 Baltimore County restaurants participating this time! Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $15-35.00. Each restaurant has set its' own prices and specialty menus, so you will have to look on each site or call to find out what each eatery [...]

Baltimore County Incorrect Tax Bills Sent in June 2017

June 30th, 2017

Baltimore County sent incorrect tax bills, apparently, in June 2017. The Baltimore County Government posted an update on their site, stating that all bills would be reprinted and sent over the next four weeks. For those who are wondering about the discount given to homeowners who pay their bill in July, the Baltimore County Government website says [...]

Ten Baltimore County High Schools Named Among Most Challenging in Nation

May 2nd, 2016

Ten Baltimore County High Schools were named among the most challenging in the Nation according to The Washington Post. Towson High School came in at #15 in Maryland, #343 in the US. Dulaney High School came in at #19 in Maryland, #371 in the US. Hereford High came in at #39, #764 in the US. [...]