24-Hour Relay is Aug. 7-8
Get ready, get set for the 1993 Eastern Regional RRCA Championship 24-Hour Relay Aug. 7-8 at the Howard High School.
The race begins at noon on Saturday, Aug. 7, and continues until Sunday at noon. Teams of from two to 10 individuals can participate in many categories: open, co-ed, women, corporate, military and more.
The fee is $10; preregistration is suggested. Call 301-596-6453 before 10 a.m. daily to register.
Other events include the 100-mile run and 100-mile race walk, the 50-mile run and 50-mile race walk. Pre-registration is urged for these events. Cost is $25 per participant. Information: 310-596-6453.
Library to help kids create a comic strip
The Howard County Library will sponsor "From the Funny Pages" for children ages 6 to 9 years at the Miller Branch Library from 1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27.
Participants will draw their own cartoon and create their own comic strip. Registration begins at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 20, and may be made in person or by phoning, 313-1955.
* Ellicott City: 9300 block of Route 40: A man stole the cash register from the Green Brite Cleaners store at 3:50 p.m. on Monday while employees were in the back of the store. The robber ran into and smashed a plate glass window before he fled in a white Nissan Maxima.