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Westminster (Carroll, Maryland)

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  • Park designation for July a signal for Carroll residents to get out and move

    Park designation for July a signal for Carroll residents to get out and move
    Since 1985, July has been declared National Parks and Recreation Month by the National Recreation and Park Association. For residents of Carroll County, the designation is another signal that it's a great time to take advantage of the many outdoor...
  • Storms, Arthur disrupt Fourth of July preparations, but weather expected to clear

    Storms, Arthur disrupt Fourth of July preparations, but weather expected to clear
    It was either Fourth of July fireworks or nature's own pyrotechnics. For the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore Country Club and the towns of Mount Airy and Manchester, Thursday's threat of lightning, hail and heavy downpours was enough to...
  • Spirited past, bright future for Havre de Grace Opera House

    Spirited past, bright future for Havre de Grace Opera House
    The theater is dark and cool on a sweltering recent afternoon, the colored wigs, stepladders and old furniture in the aisles remnants of a just-ended community play. Handbills in a glass case recall a 1905 musical. The ceiling is antique tin. The...
  • Traffic: Weather-related road closures in Carroll County

    Traffic: Weather-related road closures in Carroll County
    The state Department of Transportation reported weather-related road closures in Carroll County on Wednesday morning due to Tuesday night's storms. All traffic is shut down on MD 30 in Manchester due to debris on Bachmans Valley Road at 12:03 a.m. on...
  • Man points gun during alleged Arbutus road rage incident

    Man points gun during alleged Arbutus road rage incident
    A Westminster man was arrested and charged with first- and second-degree assault for allegedly pointing a gun at a woman during an apparent road rage incident in Arbutus on June 18, according to Maryland court records.  Derrick James Jackson,  of the...
  • Charles A. Powell, electrical engineer

    Charles A. Powell, electrical engineer
    Charles A. Powell, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. electrical engineer, died of a stroke Saturday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Cockeysville resident was 89. Born in Beaverdam, Va., he moved to Baltimore in 1937 and was a 1941...
  • Pippa's team latest attraction for Carroll County cycling fans

    Pippa's team latest attraction for Carroll County cycling fans
    In stark contrast to the reported throngs of spectators, who, according to newspaper accounts, were in Carroll County for a "great Bicycle Race Meet under the supervision of the Cycling Ramblers of Westminster" more than 100 years ago, my wife and I...
  • US Lacrosse announces girls high school All-Americans

    US Lacrosse announces girls high school All-Americans
    Thirty-one local players were honored when US Lacrosse announced its girls All-Americans from the Chesapeake, Greater Baltimore and Western Maryland chapters Monday. Across the country, 400 players from 46 US Lacrosse chapters and 24 states were honored...
  • Central Maryland Swim League under way for summer

    Central Maryland Swim League under way for summer
    The Hammond Park Stingrays hosted at the Westminster Riding Club Saturday in the first meet of the Central Maryland Swim League season. Triple-winners for HP were Cristina Barrett, Meredith Beck, Samuel Devroye, Ryan Harding, Jenna Kim, Carter Nogle,...
  • Ellicott City hires town manager

    Ellicott City hires town manager
    Ellicott City's historic district has its first Main Street manager in more than two decades, the group charged with preserving and promoting the old town announced Wednesday.  Debra W. Korb has been hired for the position, which was created by the...
  • Capitals sign Orpik, Niskanen and Peters

    Capitals sign Orpik, Niskanen and Peters
    Et cetera Capitals sign Orpik, Niskanen and Peters On the first day of free agency, the Washington Capitals signed defensemen Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen and goaltender Justin Peters. Orpik received a five-year, $27.5 million deal. Orpik is the...
  • Westminster's history offers insights into personality of Carroll County [Column]

    Westminster's history offers insights into personality of Carroll County [Column]
    Studying the history of Westminster during the celebration this year of our community's 250th (sestercentennial) provides a great opportunity for insight into Carroll County's personality. In 1731, Dr. Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of...