Road project in Lutherville to affect turns
The State Highway Administration will temporarily prohibit motorists from making left turns from southbound York Road onto eastbound Seminary Avenue starting Monday while York Road is widened between Cavan Drive and Ridgely Road in Lutherville.
The traffic pattern is expected to last about eight weeks. Motorists traveling north on York Road to Seminary Avenue will not be affected.
The widening project will provide a center turn lane. At the same time, the county Department of Public Works is installing a 24-inch water main underneath the southbound lanes of York Road.
Weather permitting, both projects will be completed in the fall of next year.
FBI agent will speak on criminal profiling
Towson University will present a lecture on criminal profiling by FBI Supervisory Special Agent James. T. Clemente at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Room 100 of Linthicum Hall.
Clemente works in the Behavioral Analysis Unit specializing in criminal investigative analysis of violent, sexual and serial crimes. He will discuss criminal profiling on television and discuss some real-life investigations.
Highway officials to discuss new bridge
The State Highway Administration will hold an information meeting on the rehabilitation of the McDonogh Road bridge over Gwynns Falls in Owings Mills.
The meeting will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 1 at McDonogh School's Lamborn Hall, 8600 McDonogh Road.
The 67-year-old two-lane bridge is scheduled to have the concrete surface replaced with a new bridge deck and widened with shoulders, starting next spring.
Har Sinai schedules 'Israel at 60' events
Har Sinai Congregation of Owings Mills will celebrate "Israel at 60" May 2 to 4 with programs and services at 2905 Walnut Ave.
Activities are to include: Erev Shabbat service at 8 p.m. Friday; Motzei Shabbat program at 7:30 p.m., wine tasting at 8 p.m. and the film Walk on Water at 8:30 p.m. Saturday; a remembrance of Israel's fallen at 9:30 a.m., breakfast with a speaker at 10:15 a.m., Israeli-focused religious school activities, Tummeler's Klezmer Band at noon, and an Israeli lunch at 12:30 p.m. Sunday.
Guest reservations are requested for the Saturday evening program and Sunday breakfast.
Councilman to talk about community
County Councilman Kevin Kamenetz will discuss "What's New in Pikesville?" at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Pikesville library branch, 1301 Reisterstown Road.
Senior center to open expanded fitness unit
The Cockeysville Senior Center will hold the grand opening of its fitness center expansion at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at 10535 York Road.
The senior center donated $25,000 toward the expansion, which increased the size of the fitness center by 30 percent, to 1,350 square feet.
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