Carroll County

Westminster medical cannabis hearing scheduled for Thursday

The Westminster Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing Thursday evening, Dec. 14, to consider a rezoning application for a proposed medical marijuana dispensary off Md. 97. The public hearing is just one item on the commission’s agenda to be taken up at a meeting scheduled to...

Westminster medical cannabis hearing scheduled for Thursday

Westminster

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Barber shop hosting grand re-opening

Rhotens Barber Shop, in Westminster, will be holding a grand re-opening of its newly remodeled barbershop on Saturday, Dec. 16, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. There will be food and drinks, giveaways and drawings for a TV, free haircuts and gift cards. The family-owned business has been located in Westminster...

Hampstead/Finksburg

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  • Hobbs is Penn-Mar's new associate director of development

    Hobbs is Penn-Mar's new associate director of development

    Jenn Hobbs, of Hampstead, has been named to the position of associate director of development for Penn-Mar Human Services, which serves more than 400 adults with intellectual disabilities through its residential, respite, educational, vocational and supported employment programs in Maryland and...

  • Emily Sorrells and Ryan Fields

    Emily Sorrells and Ryan Fields

    Emily Grace Sorrells, of Manchester, and Ryan Patrick Fields, of Hampstead, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Timothy Sorrells and Christine Sorrells, of Manchester. She is coordinator of benefits for TMG Health, and attending Luzerne School of Nursing to complete her...

  • Hampstead Lions and Lioness award scholarships

    The Hampstead Lions and Lioness clubs have named winners of the 2017 Lions/Lioness Manchester Valley High School Scholarships. The winner of the H. Craig Snyder Memorial Scholarship was Nicole Fern, and the other winners were Jayce Klingenberg and Lindsay Seipp. These recipients were chosen because...

  • Krystal Burford and Brett Ford

    Krystal Burford and Brett Ford

    Krystal Burford and Brett Ford were married June 3, 2017, at Fairhill Tea Barn in Elkton. The outdoor, double-ring ceremony was officiated by Britt Burford Jackson, aunt of the bride. The bride was given in marriage by her father. Maid of honor was Jenna Georgia, of New Jersey. Bridesmaids were...

Sykesville/Eldersburg

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  • Auto repair shop collecting coats and blankets

    Town and Country Auto Repair is collecting coats and blankets to help neighbors in need as a community service project. New or gently-used coats, blankets, hats and gloves can be dropped off at the waiting rooms at 6320 Sykesville Road, Eldersburg; or at 4105 Ten Oaks Road, Dayton, before Nov....

  • Jennifer Diachenko and Domenico Amodei

    Jennifer Diachenko and Domenico Amodei

    Jennifer Diachenko and Domenico Amodei, both of Westminster, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jack and Beth Diachenko, of Eldersburg. She is a 2005 graduate of Century High School, and has an associate degree from Carroll Community College in psychology. She is a cosmetologist...

  • Kathleen Bromelow and Daniel Jansen

    Kathleen Bromelow and Daniel Jansen

    Kathleen Bromelow and Daniel Jansen, both of Mount Airy, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of David and Virginia Bromelow, of Eldersburg. She is a 2007 graduate of Century High School, and a 2011 graduate of Washington College with a degree in English and American studies....

  • Lacrosse equipment drive for Eagle Scout project

    Lacrosse equipment drive for Eagle Scout project

    Gavin Davies, a life Scout with Troop 719, will be collecting new and used boys lacrosse equipment from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 15, at Hodges Park, 5630 Hodges Road, Eldersburg. He will refurbish and donate the equipment to Charm City Boys Lacrosse program, a non-profit lacrosse program in...

Manchester/Lineboro

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  • Seeking gifts for Manchester children

    Seeking gifts for Manchester children

    The Manchester Volunteer Fire Department and the Tree of Friends Foundation ask residents to turn their generosity toward children in need this holiday season through their 13th annual holiday drive. Six Giving Trees will be placed around Manchester, decorated with ornaments containing a local...

  • Reservations required for Gospel and Breakfast Show

    Reservations required for Gospel and Breakfast Show

    Reservations are required for the Gospel and Breakfast Show at MJ’s Cafe in Manchester. The show will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5. According to the show’s flier, Joe Forrester will perform gospel and rock during a continental breakfast. Proceeds from the event go to Wreaths Across...

  • Friends and family remember Manchester sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain

    Friends and family remember Manchester sailor killed aboard USS John S. McCain

    Friends and family of Petty Officer 2nd Class Timothy Eckels Jr. gathered at Calvary United Methodist Church in Mount Airy on Monday evening to share memories and say goodbye to the beloved Navy sailor from Manchester. Eckels, who graduated from Manchester Valley High School in 2012, was among...

  • Troopers to conduct holiday weekend sobriety checkpoint in Manchester

    Troopers to conduct holiday weekend sobriety checkpoint in Manchester

    Maryland State Police troopers from the Westminster Barrack will conduct a sobriety checkpoint in Manchester during the evening of Saturday, Sept. 2, accompanied by law enforcement officers from other Carroll County agencies and the State Highway Administration. This checkpoint will be conducted...

Mount Airy

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  • Adelmeyer joins Carroll Health Group Primary Care

    Adelmeyer joins Carroll Health Group Primary Care

    Certified nurse practitioner Kristin Adelmeyer has joined Carroll Health Group Primary Care. Carroll Health Group is Carroll Hospital's affiliated multi-specialty practice and a LifeBridge Health partner. Adelmeyer earned her Master of Science degree in Nursing specializing in the field of family...

  • Weichert New Colony named to premier group

    Weichert, Realtors - New Colony, with offices in Mount Airy, Columbia and Sykesville, has been named to the Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc. prestigious Premier Client Group for 2017. Only 29 out of the nearly 250 companies from the Weichert national franchise network were named to this elite...

  • The first day of the Mount Airy Police Department

    The first day of the Mount Airy Police Department

    At around 12:55 p.m. Sunday, Officer J.D. Brooks answered the radio in his patrol car. Someone on Main Street had reported a group of children throwing rocks at town property. At any other time, this would not be a newsworthy occurrence within the realm of rural town police work. But Sunday, Oct....

  • Willey joins Carroll Health Group OB/GYN

    Willey joins Carroll Health Group OB/GYN

    Certified nurse practitioner Victoria Willey has joined Carroll Health Group OB/GYN. Carroll Health Group is Carroll Hospital's affiliated multi-specialty practice and a LifeBridge Health partner. She specializes in treatment of perimenopause and menopausal symptoms, medical management of urogynecological...

Taneytown/West Carroll

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  • ACNB Bank promotes Miller

    ACNB Bank promotes Miller

    ACNB Bank has promoted Lisa M. Miller, of Taneytown, to retail office manager of the McSherrystown office. She has been working in the banking industry since 2001, with experience in retail banking and lending. In her role as retail office manager, she is responsible for welcoming customers to...

  • Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger

    Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger

    Valerie Roach and Matthew Schwertfeger were married May 27, 2017, at Stone Manor Country Club, Frederick. Angelo Ciccolella performed the outdoor ceremony. Maid of honor was Amanda Jenkins, of San Francisco, California. Bridesmaids were Carly Stambaugh, sister of the bride; Julie Roach, sister...

  • Kelsey Crouse and Samson Fowler

    Kelsey Crouse and Samson Fowler

    Kelsey Crouse and Samson Fowler, of Skaneateles, New York, are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Michael and Kathy Crouse, of Keymar. She is a 2011 graduate of Francis Scott Key High School and a 2015 graduate of Lebanon Valley College, where she received a degree in early...

  • Two confirmed dead after house fire near Taneytown

    Two confirmed dead after house fire near Taneytown

    The remains of two people have been recovered following a house fire, with a reported explosion, outside of Taneytown early Friday morning, but the cause and origin of the fire remain unclear. Senior Deputy State Fire Marshal Oliver Alkire said the bodies are believed to be the elderly occupants...

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