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Holidays

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  • Holiday shopping events bring 'festive' air to historic Ellicott City

    Holiday shopping events bring 'festive' air to historic Ellicott City
    Holiday shoppers came out in force to support Historic Ellicott City's shops for Small Business Saturday. "It was extremely successful," Dave Carney, owner of the Wine Bin and former president of the Ellicott City Business Association, said of the...
  • 'Black Friday' on Thanksgiving a hit in Harford

    'Black Friday' on Thanksgiving a hit in Harford
    Cathi Mielke, a committed Black Friday shopper, got a slightly earlier start this year than in prior years. "I like Black Friday shopping," the Carroll County resident said as she was leaving Best Buy in Bel Air Thursday night. "This is the first time I'...
  • December brings Santa, children of all ages doing good deeds [Rodgers Forge]

    During this season, our Rodgers Forge Community Association (RFCA) board members are busily coordinating holiday activities. Santa's Forge contact, Lawrence Swoboda, has received word from the North Pole that Santa and his elves will be touching down in...
  • A round of applause for lacrosse coach Beth Kennedy [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    I would like to extend belated congratulations to one of our community members, Beth Kennedy, who was honored at the annual Howard County Celebration of Sports on Oct. 15. Beth has coached girls' lacrosse — both rec league and travel — in...
  • Harford celebrates the Christmas season

    Harford celebrates the Christmas season
    'Tis the season when all  attention turns toward Christmas РSanta Claus, trees, baking. Dozens of activities are scheduled throughout Harford County, and some of the biggest are back this year. The Town of Bel Air started things off with its...
  • Hey, you crazy shoppers -- it's Midnight Madness [Mostly Main Street]

    Hey, you crazy shoppers -- it's Midnight Madness [Mostly Main Street]
    It's here! I know we've all been listening to Burl Ives singing "Holly Jolly Christmas" in the grocery store for weeks now, but we historic district lovers know the holiday season doesn't really start until we enjoy our beloved Midnight Madness, a holiday...
  • Operation Christmas Child an annual project for Grace Fellowship in Timonium

    Operation Christmas Child an annual project for Grace Fellowship in Timonium
    On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, most holiday shoppers had barely scratched the surface of their Christmas lists. Not so for a group of global-minded volunteers, who were busy wrapping and packing presents at Grace Fellowship Church in Timonium....
  • 3D store pops up for holidays in Baltimore

    3D store pops up for holidays in Baltimore
    Popping in to check out the newest store in Canton, Tony Vasiliades got a taste of what its founders hope will be commonplace in the near future. He smiled for the cameras — four of them, all going off at the same time. Now he has three-...
  • Making the Christmas parade come to life in Bel Air [Letter]

    Making the Christmas parade come to life in Bel Air [Letter]
    Editor: On behalf of the Town of Bel Air and the Bel Air Downtown Alliance, I would like to thank the citizens of greater Bel Air for their attendance and enthusiasm at [Sunday's] Bel Air Main Street Christmas Parade and Shamrock Park Celebration. The...
  • Grace Episcopal welcomes new rector, Rev. Travis Smith [Elkridge]

    Rita Chelton, long-time resident of Elkridge, would like to share the latest news from Grace Episcopal Church of Elkridge. After a lengthy search and many prayers, the parish has recently welcomed a new rector, the Rev. Travis K. Smith. Rector Travis...
  • Holiday train, Santa roll into Shops at Kenilworth

    Holiday train, Santa roll into Shops at Kenilworth
    With their eyes all aglow, dozens of youngsters and adults descended upon the Shops at Kenilworth to take in the sights and sounds of the holiday season on Friday. The year marks the 25th for the holiday train garden, which stretches in the center of...
  • Shopping season hits Harford [editorial]

    Calling the day after Thanksgiving Black Friday, at least according to one explanation, came into being as a business term. Its location on the calendar, coupled with it being a perfect day for people with the day off to do a little shopping, made it...