| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Tunes under the Main Street Moon concert series will conclude on Friday, Aug. 9, 7-10 p.m., with the Royal Phonics, a Maryland-based cover band. The next evening, Saturday, Aug. 10, marks the final date for the Sykesville Cinema Outdoor Movies at South...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:15 PM
John R. Graybeal, a Howard County farm employee, was killed July 26 in a single-car crash in Woodbine. He was 22.
Mr. Graybeal was driving a 2003 Volkswagen Jetta southwest on Daisy Road in Woodbine when he failed to negotiate a curve. His car left the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The Sykesville Freedom District Fire Department and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office will sponsor a Night Out event 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 6, at the Fire Department, 6680 Sykesville Road.
More than 70 exhibits and tables — including...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Eldersburg's National Night Out activities have been rescheduled because of rain. Scheduled for Aug. 6, the Eldersburg "National Night Out Against Crime" has been rescheduled for Aug. 13, according to a news release from the Carroll County Sheriff's...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:35 AM
100 Years Ago
Who's visiting who
Social news in the Times: "Mr. and Mrs. Jack spent Thursday at Pen Mar.
"Miss Lewis of New York is spending some time with her uncles Messrs Thomas Lewis and Frank Engle.
"Miss Bessie Hutchins is visiting her...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 3:11 PM
The Right Rev. David Keller Leighton Sr., the former Episcopal bishop of Maryland who ordained his diocese's first woman priest and led other church reforms, died of respiratory complications Wednesday at Fairhaven Retirement Community in Sykesville, an...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 2:39 PM
The Episcopal Church in Maryland celebrated the life of its 11th bishop with all the formality and ceremony of a cathedral funeral Saturday, while remembering a man known as a fierce champion for society's outsiders.
"Bishop David Leighton knew the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:55 AM
The beginning of the Carroll County school year is less than two weeks away. Stores are advertising back-to-school sales as folks prepare for the end of summer vacation and the first day of school on Aug. 26.
This news is greeted with sadness for...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Ivy Wells doesn't believe in ghosts.
But, she admits, a couple of odd occurrences at Sykesville's Town House have piqued her interest.
"A faint hint of cigar smoke permeates the Town House," Wells said on the lingering aroma at the facility on Main...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:22 AM
Carroll County’s third annual Restaurant Week starts Sunday, Aug. 18, with 28 restaurants participating countywide.
The event showcases county eateries by offering patrons the opportunity to visit a new restaurant or try an old favorite at an...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Carroll County Public Schools joined with local law enforcement agencies Friday to announce the Adopt-A-School Program, which aims to increase school security and enhance health and safety instruction with the participation of police officers....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:12 AM
Mechanicsville Elementary School's celebration of the opening of two new playgrounds on Saturday will be both a joyous and sad occasion.
The event will also honor Nathan Chris Baker, 5, who had just entered kindergarten at Mechanicsville when he died...