| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Easter Eggs hunts will be going on throughout Carroll County starting on Saturday. Area residents are invited to bring their children to the following:
• A children's Easter Celebration and Egg Hunt will take place at 10 a.m. for...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Jeffrey F. Bayliss, a chemical engineer who was the president and owner of Spray Drying Systems Inc., died April 2 of complications from cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He was 52.
The son of Ronald W. Bayliss, a chemical engineer,...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Christian Twamley is a sugar artist.
While he works with other candy, it is his masterpieces in Peeps marshmallow candies that got him the attention of Just Born, Inc., the company that makes the popular marshmallow treats.
The company commissioned...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 12:45 PM
A Delaware man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Carroll County on Friday night, the county sheriff's office said.
The driver of a pickup truck lost control and crashed into a tree in the 4800 block of Woodbine Road in the Sykesville area around...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Huddled around a conference table on a recent Friday afternoon, four best friends joked around as teenagers do.
Mason Gainer, 13, took an up-close photo of 12-year-old Aiden Marceron, and wondered aloud if he should post it to Instagram. Louey Peraza,...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Get a jump on spring by cleaning out your home, attic and garage now. The Marriotts Ridge Music Foundation needs gently used toys, books, housewares, clothing, and more for its annual Mustang Flea Market and will gratefully accept your donations, which...
| Mar 3, 2014
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...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:45 AM
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...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 7:54 AM
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.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:36 AM
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...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:55 AM
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...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:43 PM
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...