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Appalachian National Scenic Trail

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  • Sports Notices

    Send sports notices a minimum of two weeks before the requested publication date to Patuxent Publishing/MS Sports Notices, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21278; e-mail tworgo@patuxent.com. Include date, time, location, contact information and...
  • Operations Christmas has a home at Grace Lutheran

    Grace Fellowship Church, 9505 Deereco Road, Timonium, is serving as a drop-off point for Operation Christmas Child, an international program through which local businesses, churches and schools are asked to fill gift-filled shoe boxes to send overseas...
  • Outdoors & Recreation calendar

    Gunpowder nature hike Wednesday, Gunpowder Falls State Park, Masemore Road. The Hereford area of the Gunpowder houses some rare native plants. This three-mile hike will be very slow, but there will be some steep hills and a scramble over rocks. Call 410-...
  • Fitness with a view

    Fitness with a view
    Fall in the Mid-Atlantic region offers a break from the summer humidity, a pause before the cold, gray winter, and lots of great scenery. It's a perfect opportunity to get outdoors for some exercise that doesn't feel like a chore. Whether it is a peaceful...
  • North county sports notices

    Send sports notices a minimum of two weeks before the requested publication date to Patuxent Publishing/NC Sports Notices, Third floor, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21278; e-mail tworgo@patuxent.com. Include date, time, location, contact...
  • Trail blazer: Almost 70, Columbia's David Ziobro carves a path through retirement with volunteer work

    Trail blazer: Almost 70, Columbia's David Ziobro carves a path through retirement with volunteer work
    As 69-year-old David Ziobro put it on a recent morning at his home off Hayshed Lane in Long Reach, "trees have a nasty habit of falling down." Like humans, they face strong headwinds in their lives and grow old. At times, the roots they've grown in their...
  • 'Living museum' of Virginia's historic triangle aids writer

    'Living museum' of Virginia's historic triangle aids writer
    Mac Laird of Williamsburg is living the old adage, "You're never too old to follow a dream." An avid outdoorsman with a love of history, Laird, 85, discovered a need to write as he aged and couldn't do some of the things he used to do. "Cutting down...
  • A Hike Among Fallen Giants In Cathedral Pines

    A Hike Among Fallen Giants In Cathedral Pines
    pmarteka@courant.com I'm not sure why I have avoided Cathedral Pines over the years. Maybe it was knowing that 25 years ago a trio of tornadoes devastated the grove of white pines in Cornwall that dated back to the Revolutionary War and were as close to...
  • Boy Scouts and boulder are in the news, spotlighting special wild places in Pennsylvania and Utah

    Boy Scouts and boulder are in the news, spotlighting special wild places in Pennsylvania and Utah
    Boulders and Boy Scouts have been in the news lately, and while all the stories are not necessarily related, they have come in a somewhat remarkable succession. The most serious story in recent days involved a Delaware woman who was critically injured...
  • AFM: Robert Redford's 'A Walk In The Woods' Attracts Director Larry Charles

    Larry Charles has come on board to direct the indie comedy "A Walk In The Woods" with Robert Redford and Nick Nolte starring. IM Global is selling international territories at the American Film Market. The project had been for sale at Cannes. Redford...
  • Norco sportsmen against stream reclassifications

    The recent proposal by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to designate six segments of area streams as Class A waters, thereby curtailing in-season trout stockings in them, is drawing local opposition. Class A waters are the highest quality in...
  • Conservation film to benefit local Trout Unlimited

    With two local Trout Unlimited chapters offering their annual fly-tying classes at the start of the new year, it's time to get psyched up for fly-tying. Local chapters of Trout Unlimited, along with ArtsQuest, are raising money for stream-side habitat...