Meeting the parents makes for a classic sitcom situation (or maybe a funny movie followed by two much less funny sequels). But no one really talks about the challenge lurking ahead in the shadows: the extended family.
Six months ago, Marquita Gholston found herself in a bind. Her five-year-anniversary was fast approaching, and she did not have time to flesh out the special plans she had in mind for the occasion. Fortunately, as a client of Charmaine Flanagan, Gholston was able to sit back and enjoy a lovely evening with her partner orchestrated by Woo Forever.
Gov. Larry Hogan's first executive order after taking office last week didn't sit well with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender advocates, who said it disregarded hard-won legal protections for transgender residents in Maryland.
Audrey and Myron (Shum) Shumway celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 23 with their family. Bond Mill Elementary School will hold its 32nd annual Craft Fair on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the multipurpose room. The 13th annual Tom's Reindeer Run will be held Saturday, Nov. 29 at 9 a.m. at the West Laurel Community Building. The annual race is held in memory of Tommy Linsenmeyer and benefits Sarah's House at Fort Meade. The Woman's Club of Laurel is hosting its annual
Business at Sykesville's Town Council meeting Monday included a presentation outlining the details of the cable agreement with Comcast and a memorandum of understanding between the Springfield Hospital Center and the Sykesville Police Department concerning the protocol of dealing with elopements from the hospital.