Carroll County

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Westminster

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NWSB Bank welcomes new community banking managers

NWSB Bank welcomes new community banking managers

Melissa A. Bremer and Sylvia E. Mason have joined NWSB Bank, a division of ACNB Bank, in the position of assistant vice president/community banking manager in Carroll County. They are responsible for welcoming customers to their respective offices, fulfilling customers' needs for banking products...

Hampstead/Finksburg

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Sykesville/Eldersburg

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  • Community supports local family

    Community supports local family

    On June 20, a Hope for Howey fundraiser event was held at Liberty High School's stadium, with teammates, classmates, alumni, coaches, administration and the community coming together to fill the stands with support for Ryan Howey, a Liberty senior who was diagnosed in May with Stage 4 Glioblastoma...

  • Rose and Ray Urbanowicz

    Rose and Ray Urbanowicz

    Rose and Ray Urbanowicz, of Eldersburg, celebrated their 50th anniversary Aug. 31, 2018. The couple was married Aug. 31, 1968, at Immaculate Heart of Mary, Towson, with Father Boyle officiating. Rose Urbanowicz is the daughter of the late Peter and Anita Bonsiero. Ray Urbanowicz is the son of...

  • Tunnel under Md. 32 in Sykesville to be renamed after former mayor

    Tunnel under Md. 32 in Sykesville to be renamed after former mayor

    The Town of Sykesville has decided to name the pedestrian tunnel under Md. 32 after the former mayor who got the economic development project at Warfield off the ground: Jonathan Herman. “We wanted to recognize [Herman’s] effort in some fashion,” said Sykesville’s current mayor, Ian Shaw, Monday...

  • Eldersburg National Night Out postponed

    Eldersburg National Night Out postponed

    The National Night Out event originally scheduled for Tuesday has been rescheduled for Aug. 14. According to a post on the Sykesville official Facebook page, the event was postponed due to poor ground conditions. The Sykesville Police Department and Carroll County Sheriff's Office will have members...

Manchester/Lineboro

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  • Manchester man charged with growing 82 marijuana plants near Manchester Valley High

    Manchester man charged with growing 82 marijuana plants near Manchester Valley High

    A Manchester man was charged after investigators allegedly discovered a grow operation of 82 marijuana plants at a residence within 1,000 feet of Manchester Valley High School. Gary Matthew Long, 57, of the 3200 block of Beaver Street, was charged with one count each of manufacturing a controlled...

  • After rains swell Cascade Lake, pressuring dam, officials plan to release water downstream

    After rains swell Cascade Lake, pressuring dam, officials plan to release water downstream

    After heavy rains overnight Friday filled Cascade Lake to the brim by Saturday morning, Carroll County officials cautioned that an uncontrolled breach of the lake’s dam, and thus further flooding, was possible. However, because engineering crews were able to lower the water level significantly...

  • Robert and Barbara Rill

    Robert and Barbara Rill

    Robert and Barbara Rill, of Manchester, celebrated their 60th anniversary Feb. 1, 2018. They were treated to a celebration dinner Feb. 10 at Greenmount Station hosted by their children, followed by a surprise reception with extended family at the home of their son, Craig Rill. The couple was married...

  • Heather Jackson and Tim Wineke

    Heather Jackson and Tim Wineke

    Heather Jackson and Tim Wineke, both of Hampstead, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Kirk and Diane Jackson, of Manchester. She is a 2009 graduate of North Carroll High School. She is employed at Carroll Hospital. The groom-to-be is the son of Randy and Sherry Wineke,...

Mount Airy

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  • Cadets take on summer challenges

    Cadets take on summer challenges

    Cadets from the Mount Airy Composite Squadron, a unit of the Maryland Wing, Civil Air Patrol, are taking part in various special activities over the summer, designed to enhance their skills and provide opportunities to excel in achievement. Mount Airy cadets C/MSgt Katherine Grasley, C/TSgt Dylan...

  • Mount Airy house fire causes $10K in damage, is under investigation by fire marshal's office

    Mount Airy house fire causes $10K in damage, is under investigation by fire marshal's office

    The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating after a Mount Airy house was damaged by a fire Saturday. The fire was in the 6000 block of Yona Court and broke out just before 7:45 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, according to the Notice of Investigation. The fire, which took 15 firefighters about...

  • Mount Airy approves funding for town's first-ever special election

    Mount Airy approves funding for town's first-ever special election

    The Mount Airy mayor and Town Council on Monday, Aug. 6, voted unanimously in favor of ordinance 2018-7, which amends the town’s 2018-2019 budget to include money for the impending special election — Mount Airy’s first. The election is scheduled for Monday, Sept. 10, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the...

  • State to resurface part of Md. 27 near Mount Airy

    State to resurface part of Md. 27 near Mount Airy

    The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration has hired a contractor to resurface a more than 2-mile stretch of Ridge Road adjacent to Mount Airy, leading to one-lane closures overnight. “What happens with asphalt and pavement in general is that it has about a 15- to 20-year...

Taneytown/West Carroll

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  • Taneytown police get 'NSYNC' for viral video challenge

    Taneytown police get 'NSYNC' for viral video challenge

    The people had spoken — then it was time for the police to sing. Or at least dance. On Wednesday, Aug. 15, the Taneytown Police Department released their entry into the viral police lip sync video challenge that has public safety personnel across the United States showing off their moves. The department...

  • Hann receives employee award at Taney Corporation

    Hann receives employee award at Taney Corporation

    Steve Hann was named the Employee of the 2nd Quarter for 2018, at the Taney Corporation, a wood stairway and rail manufacturer located in Taneytown. Hann started his career with Taney in 1986.

  • Local restaurant honored for wine selection

    The Smokehouse Restaurant, at Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel, 30 Trevanion Road, Taneytown, has been honored in Wine Spectator's 2018 Restaurant Awards, which highlight restaurants around the world that offer the best wine selections. The complete list of winners is featured in Wine Spectator's...

  • McLane joins NWSB Bank in Taneytown

    McLane joins NWSB Bank in Taneytown

    Tonya L. McLane has joined NWSB Bank, a division of ACNB Bank, in the position of assistant vice president/commercial loan officer. In this role, she is responsible for building business customer relationships by providing commercial loans, deposit accounts, and other banking services to assist...

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