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It’s Time to Wine

The Maryland Wine Festival is Coming to Westminster! Ready to sample the best Maryland Wineries have to offer? The Maryland Wine Festival is coming to Westminster in less than two months. Taste all sorts of...
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Mount Airy Carnival Information

Ever try to find carnival information, but can't find it? We've found it for you and included the pertinent details below. The Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company Carnival is this week (7/20-7/25)! There will be music,...
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Carroll County Teachers Leaving?

Almost 100 teachers have resigned from Carroll County Public Schools. Everyone agrees these teachers are leaving to be paid more elsewhere. Specifically, it is notable that quite a few have found new positions in Howard...
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Free Concert in New Windsor

On Sunday, July 26, 2015, The Town of New Windsor will be providing a free concert. Josh and Good Old Stuff will perform 50's, 60's, Rock & Roll, and R & B music. Donations benefit the...
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Sykesville Fire Department Members Honored

Last month, at the 123rd Annual Convention and Conference in Ocean City, four of our Sykesville firemen were recognized for outstanding service. Those firemen could not attend the conference, so their awards were presented to...
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MPT Salutes Vietnam Vets

Maryland Public Television has a traveling exhibit honoring the brave men and women who served in Vietnam. Currently, it is in the Westminster Branch of the Carroll County Public Library. If you want to...

Arrests Made in String of Robberies

During the night of July 9, the Maryland State Police and the Carroll County Sheriff's Office arrested two people for a string of armed robberies. Here are the cases they are accused of: June 17,...
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Meet Local Author Jack White and Warren Dorsey

August 15, local author Jack White will appear at the library in Eldersburg along with Warren Dorsey to talk about the work of nonfiction, In Carrie's Footprints: the Long Walk of Warren Dorsey. This...
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Back to School Guidance

Ready for school? It's only July, but that first day of the 2015-2016 school year will be here before you know it. So when is the first day of school? Although teachers begin their...
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Carroll County Cooling Centers

Carroll County runs "cooling centers" throughout the county to promote safety in hot weather. At the cooling centers, you can get a cold drink or sit in air conditioning. Carroll County Emergency Management has offered...