Weeks before she is set to go to Africa with the Peace Corps, Paige Walters, 22, of Eldersburg, decided to cut her long, curly brown hair.
Retail packaging is getting out of hand. I'll bet it's easier to break into Fort Knox — or out of Shawshank — than it is to get into most products these days.
Two runners who have never won an invitational cross country meet race captured individual championships at the 32nd annual Richard Barnhart Invitational held at Dulaney High on Saturday morning.
A local art teacher is hoping to inspire, and perhaps reawaken, artists in the South Carroll area with the creation of the Sykesville Painting Club.
When the call came in that tens of thousands of honeybees had swarmed the cab of a tractor-trailer at the I-95 rest area in North Laurel, Jason Ellis was there in a flash.
By now I should be offering people bumper crops of homegrown vegetables. Sadly, my success with outdoor plants is no better than my aptitude with houseplants. Basically, if it's green, I will kill it....
Three local gymnasts who trained at a Columbia-based gymnastics studio are members of the group, AcroArmy, scheduled to perform Tuesday evening on the NBC television show, “America’s Got...
This September will mark 22 years that Pat Bussard has been working the gates at the annual Maryland Wine Festival.
When Rene Sykes envisioned her two daughters going off to college, she didn't imagine them in basic training, getting room inspections and parachuting out of airplanes at half-time for shows across...
It's practically a perfect evening for a Saturday sunset tour by kayak of Piney Run Reservoir, a 300-acre lake in Sykesville, just south of Liberty Road.
While drivers continue to ignore the stop arms on school buses at an alarming rate in the state, those in Carroll County are getting slightly better, according to a Maryland State Department of...
When Westminster was first laid out by William Winchester in 1764, it was located on one of the three main routes west in what we now know as Carroll County. Today these routes are known as Route 30,...
Going to visit your child at school this year?
Diane Hale was mulling what to do to attract attention to her winery, Galloping Goose, in Hampstead, when she started thinking about Carroll County's annual Restaurant Week promotion.
August means one thing for many teens around the county.
This Tuesday's topic for the monthly Box Lunch Talk presented by the Historical Society of Carroll County will be the history of the production of wormseed in Carroll County.
Originally, mobile phones were the size, shape and heft of your average brick. People would walk down the street yelling, "Guess where I'm calling from!" into the mouthpiece.
On a beautiful sunny evening, approximately 20 kids wearing bathing suits and swimming caps tear into Lake Linganore, swim feverishly and then bound out of the water.
Pictures of the Mini Cow Tri Club as they practice at Lake Linganore on Tuesday, July 29, preparing for the Youth Nationals in Ohio.
On Aug. 14, the University of Maryland Extension-Carroll County agent for home horticulture, Steve Allgeier, will again conduct a walking tour of Westminster trees.
According to the website for the Le Tour de France (Letour.com), the final, 21st stage of this year's 101st edition of the famed European bicycle race will take place on July 27. For the riders, it...
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