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  • Timonium United Methodist ready for great pumpkins

    The pumpkins are coming! Saturday, Oct. 15, at 10:15 a.m., is the official arrival date for hundreds of pumpkins that will be for sale at the annual Pumpkin Patch, at Timonium United Methodist Church, at Pot Spring and Chantrey roads. The pumpkins...
  • Sherwood Gardens: Pretty as a picture

    Sherwood Gardens: Pretty as a picture
    Mount Washington resident Jim Macko, a professional contractor and amateur artist, painted a small picture of a tree with tulips behind it. Macko was painting what he saw on a glorious Saturday morning at Sherwood Gardens, known as the most famous...
  • Horse racing, The Band Perry and one massive crab cake at the Maryland State Fair

    Horse racing, The Band Perry and one massive crab cake at the Maryland State Fair
    Rides, food, entertainment and a celebration of Maryland's farming and agricultural heritage are all part of the Maryland State Fair, opening Friday, Aug. 24, and running through Monday, Sept. 3 at the at State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium. Over...
  • Maryland State Fair organizers on alert for swine flu

    Maryland State Fair organizers on alert for swine flu
    As the state fair opens in Timonium, pigs that will be judged for prizes will also be under scrutiny from state veterinarians after an outbreak of swine flu nearly threatened to shut down the event. The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene...
  • Heavy rains cause Monument Street sinkhole to reopen, widen

    Heavy rains cause Monument Street sinkhole to reopen, widen
    Heavy rains that lashed central Maryland on Sunday forced a portion of East Monument Street to be evacuated after a large sinkhole in the road reopened and expanded, according to a city public works spokesman. Tons of gravel and recycled concrete that...
  • Stormy weather forces cancellation of concert at state fair

    Stormy weather with flashes of lightning lead organizers to cut short The Band Perry's headlining show at the Maryland State Fair Saturday night. As the rain began shortly before the scheduled performance at 7:30 p.m., many people rushed to take cover in...
  • Ode to the Maryland State Fair's Krispy Kreme Burger

    Ode to the Maryland State Fair's Krispy Kreme Burger
    Or if not an ode, how about a haiku? Deep-fried Kool-Aid? No. Burger with donuts for buns? Sales pitch worked. Taste? Meh.
  • World's largest crab cake record set at Maryland State Fair

    World's largest crab cake record set at Maryland State Fair
    Ever even conceive of a 300-pound crab cake? The folks at Handy International did -- breaking their own record for World's Largest Crab Cake and serving it up to attendees of the Maryland State Fair Saturday. What goes into a 300-pound crab cake? 200...
  • Glenwood/Glenelg: Glenelg High pitches in to stock food pantry shelves

    The Glenelg United Methodist Church Food Pantry continues to serve the community each month, providing grocery assistance to those in need in Howard County. Open the third Saturday of each month from 9 to 10 a.m. (next date is Sept. 15), supplies are low...
  • Maryland State Fair brought to Lorien Mays Chapel nursing home residents

    Maryland State Fair brought to Lorien Mays Chapel nursing home residents
    Although Lorien Mays Chapel nursing home residents were unable to make the mile trip to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Maryland State Fair, the facility's health center made sure they still were able to sample the event. With the help of the...
  • Emily Gill named Miss Harford County Farm Bureau

    Emily Gill named Miss Harford County Farm Bureau
    Emily Gill, a 19-year-old from White Hall who raises dairy cows and Welsh ponies, was named Miss Harford County Farm Bureau for 2012 at the Farm Fair Thursday evening. Three young women, all members of the Harford County agriculture community, competed...
  • Howard schools accountant stitches Renaissance costumes

    Howard schools accountant stitches Renaissance costumes
    Every year, Terry Brukiewa transforms himself from the grant accountant for the Howard County Public School System to King Francis I of France for the last weekend of the Maryland Renaissance Festival in October. "It entirely changes your attitude, the...