Cygnus Wine Cellars

Just off Main St. in Historic Manchester you will find Cygnus Wine Cellars. Named after the constellation “Cygnus” (often referred to as the Swan or Northern Cross), the winery has the honor of being...
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Kids Eat Free in Carroll County

Looking to treat the family to dinner, but don't want to break the bank? Several local restaurants offer free meals for kids, usually with a paying adult. We've listed the deals here for you.

Captain Bob’s Seafood – Great Carryout Crabs, Seafood, Chicken and More

Captain Bob's Serves Up Great Crabs, Seafood, and More If you're looking for crabs in Manchester, Maryland, then you must be a newbie, as anyone who has lived here for some time will tell you...

A Brief History of Manchester, Maryland

If you try to recall a town of humid climate where the winters are blessed with lots of snow, hot and humid summers and has great land for growing crops and sweet corn you...

2016 Bocce Ball Tournament Announced

It is time again to make plans to win the coveted medal to show your team has lasted the battle to win best of the tournament. This will be the seventh year, 21 tournaments,...

7 Ways to Kill Time in Manchester, Maryland

Looking to stave off boredom without driving down to Btown?  Well, Manchester has a cornucopia of boredom-busting options.  Here's seven. Zipline at X-Mas Tree Park Read mags at the Library Go Fishing at the Pond Have a drink...
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Main Streets of Carroll County

Hampstead Incorporated in 1888, the small town of Hampstead has a population a little over 6,000 and sits in the northeastern part of Carroll County, Maryland. They've completed major improvements as part of their Main...

New playground for Manchester Elementary

The new playground is almost ready!  The official playground ribbon cutting will be on Monday, November 14th at 9:30 am.  Children will gather outside and the ceremony should take about half an hour.  If...

Ebb & Nova- Local band Expanding Their Horizons

Lauren Padgett, Matthew Purpora and Steven Bainbridge are Ebb & Nova, an acoustic trio formed in April of 2015. Although based in Manchester, they are for hire to play throughout the state and surrounding...

Hampstead Restaurant Week – Proceeds Benefit Shop With A Cop

Hampstead is hosting a Restaurant Week from November 14th through the 18th - a portion of the proceeds will go to our Shop With A Cop program that serves children in need during the...