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  • Westminster home damaged in fire Thursday

    Westminster home damaged in fire Thursday
    The State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of a house fire on Washington Lane in Westminster that caused severe damage to a home Thursday. Between 40 and 50 firefighters responded to the fire, which was reported at 11:40 a.m.,...
  • 'Commissioners' Meeting Held Up by Storm' [History Matters]

    March 1965 Howard gets hip "Folk Center for Howard youth: The organization of a 'folk center' in Howard County for young adults in their late teens will be the subject of a meeting this Saturday at 1:30 P.M. at Bethany Methodist Church on Bethany...
  • Liberty High junior arrested in Exxon armed robbery

    Liberty High junior arrested in Exxon armed robbery
    A Liberty High School junior was arrested Monday after an early morning armed robbery at the Exxon gas station on Liberty Road in Sykesville, according to a Maryland State Police news release. Sykesville resident John Francis Gallagher III, 16, is...
  • Church leadership changing in Hampden area

    Church leadership changing in Hampden area
    As Sandra Carnes, 77, walked up Roland Avenue to attend Sunday services at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church in Hampden, the Rev. Bonnie McCubbin, 27, the new pastor, was there to greet her with a hearty "Hello there!" "She's a lot younger" than...
  • Legacy School students win award in BGE video contest

    A full day's effort by students at the Legacy School was recently recognized by Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. in the company's second annual Wires Down Video Challenge. Twenty-two entries were submitted from elementary schools in the BGE service...
  • Gracie Scheaffer a poster girl for making posters [North Laurel/Savage]

    Congratulations to Gracie Scheaffer. Gracie created a poster in her religion class for world peace. She was recognized about this time a year ago, but apparently, she won again and was recognized by the Lions Club and the City of Laurel for her poster...
  • Carroll Biz Challenge winner searching for farm location

    Carroll Biz Challenge winner searching for farm location
    Since winning the second annual Carroll Biz Challenge in November, the ensuing months have been "very hectic, to say the least," according to Dawn Pritchard. "Starting any business is really difficult and stressful," said Pritchard, the founder of...
  • Dramatic finish for Sykesville composting meeting

    A Sykesville community meeting to mobilize neighbors against a proposed composting facility ended dramatically Feb. 27, when the owner of the site in question announced she would not be selling her farm to be used for composting after all. Ashley Royle,...
  • Mocha Moms of Howard County a support group for stay-at-home mothers

    These groups meet regularly. ALS Resource support group — First Saturday, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Educational support for ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease) patients, family members and friends. Owen Brown Interfaith Center, Conference Room 116B, 7246...
  • Lutherville Vol. Fire Co. to get $4.2M addition

    Lutherville Vol. Fire Co. to get $4.2M addition
    A $4.2 million addition and renovation at the Lutherville Volunteer Fire Company that will more than double floor space and improve conditions for the company's 100-plus volunteers will begin in mid-March, Mullan Contracting Co. announced in a statement...
  • Variety of pancakes flavor church suppers for Shrove Tuesday

    Buckwheat pancakes are not found on every Shrove Tuesday menu. But at Zion United Methodist, the yeasty cakes are a mainstay. "We had a couple requests for it," said Barbara Bollinger, as she mixed flour and sugar in preparation for the annual feast...
  • Columbia experiencing birth pangs back in 1965 [History Matters]

    February 1965 Columbia birth pangs From a Times story about taxes and Columbia: "It appears certain that there will be no proposal for legislation to set up a special tax district for Columbia, introduced in this year's session of the Maryland General...