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  • Carroll Farm Museum accepting entries for Wine Festival poster contest

    Carroll Farm Museum accepting entries for Wine Festival poster contest
    The Carroll County Farm Museum is now accepting entries for the annual Maryland Wine Festival poster design competition. The winning design will be reproduced on posters, T-shirts, brochures and other promotional materials for the 2014 Maryland Wine...
  • From 'Salinger' to 'Mitt' and 'Chicagoland,' TV rediscovering documentaries

    From 'Salinger' to 'Mitt' and 'Chicagoland,' TV rediscovering documentaries
    Documentaries were supposed to be a dying genre -- and living proof that we were becoming dumber as a nation. Reality TV is cheaper and easier to make. And who has time for lengthy, in-depth explorations of anything any more in the age of Twitter? Docs...
  • BSO will make 'Carnival of Animals'come alive for Halstead, Pleasant Plains first-graders [Loch Raven]

    First-grade students at Halstead Academy and Pleasant Plains Elementary schools are eagerly awaiting a field trip to the Meyerhoff in February where they will see a performance of "Carnival of Animals." Their excitement might be intensified by reports...
  • Birthdays, groundhogs kick off February in HdG

    What? Is it already February, dear readers? February introduces African-American History (Black History) month. Feb. 1 is National Freedom Day. Happy Groundhog Day on Feb. 2. At 7:30 a.m. Punxsatawney Phil will emerge from a simulated tree trunk on...
  • Highland Inn is on its way, Brian Boston says

    You don't have to tell Brian Boston that the Highland Inn, his project near Clarksville in southwest Howard County, has been a long time coming. "It's been a little frustrating," said Boston, the executive chef and operating partner of the acclaimed...
  • It's problematical; Centennial High hosts Math Festival [West Friendship]

    For those who love numbers, problem solving, equations and modern day mathematical puzzles, the first ever Howard County Math Festival can't come too soon. Just ask Math Festival keynote speaker David Gertler, who is so enthusiastic about math solutions...
  • Like to sing? Consider auditioning for 'Les Mis' [Ellicott City]

    Have you ever dreamed of performing in the world famous, award-winning musical "Les Miserables"?  Here's your chance — Howard County Summer Theater has chosen "Les Miserables" for its 2014 summer production and all roles are open.  "I believe...
  • July 2013: Parades, fireworks, a Farm Fair carnival and a twister

    July 2013: Parades, fireworks, a Farm Fair carnival and a twister
    An Arizona-based Center for Biological Diversity asked the Kiwanis Club to call off the annual turtle derby to be held as a part of the Fourth of July celebration in Bel Air. The issue was raised because of an increase in ranaviruses among amphibians in...
  • Holiday season is Hampden's time to shine

    'Tis holiday season in Baltimore's most holiday-happy neighborhood! Walking the Avenue (West 36th Street) at this time of year is especially magical. Sidewalks are filled with shoppers who appreciate and value small, locally-owned businesses. Light...
  • Cockeysville doctor to be honored at Rose Parade on Jan. 1

    Cockeysville doctor to be honored at Rose Parade on Jan. 1
    The famed Tournament of Roses — an extravaganza of marching bands, equestrian units and, of course, the magnificent floral floats — kicks off on Wednesday. This year's parade will have a touch of Towson on the Donate Life Rose Parade Float,...
  • Three Dog Night to headline Havre de Grace Seafood Festival

    Three Dog Night to headline Havre de Grace Seafood Festival
    A certain 1970s "supergroup" will be bringing joy to Havre de Grace's world, come August. Three Dog Night will be this year's headliner at the annual Havre de Grace Seafood Festival, organizer Lori Maslin told the city's council members Monday. Five...
  • Despite parade cancellation, merchants roll down The Avenue in homemade float

    Despite parade cancellation, merchants roll down The Avenue in homemade float
    The Hampden Village Merchants Association made an expensive promotional float for the Mayor's Christmas Parade on Dec. 8, but when a snow storm canceled the parade, the float became moot and merchants were left out in the cold. On Friday, still bound...