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tasty bbq

Today is the first official day of summer and the longest day of the year!  Spend some time with your friends and family this weekend enjoying the outdoors by going swimming, hiking, having a cookout, or whatever your family enjoys!

 

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bocce ball

The Sykesville Parks and Recreation Committee is encouraging families to get outside and spend time together this summer.  They will be offering families the option to rent Bocce Ball and Horseshoes from them for a $25 deposit that will be returned to them upon returning the games.  For more information view the SPARC pdf or call the...

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tornado

As any one with an iPhone can attest, the National Weather Service issued a Tornado Warning for much of Carroll County yesterday.  The iPhone's new alert system alerts you to any severe weather warnings based on the cell towers that you are connected to.   The alert and warning urged residents to seek shelter immediately as a Tornado...

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dunkinDonuts

Happy National Donut Day!  Stop by Dunkin Donuts in Eldersburg to receive a free donut with the purchase of any beverage.

Visit https://www.dunkindonuts.com/dunkindonuts/en.html for additional details.

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mainStreetSykesville

Sykesville was recently nominated to be part of the "Paint What Matters - Main Street Matters" contest being held by Benjamin Moore.  Benjamin Moore is running a voting contest and is committed to repainting 20 main streets across the US and Canada. They are getting many people excited about the project including Brad Pitt...

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popcorn

Sykesville Cinema returns this year for another season of outdoor movies in the park.  Movies will be shown on a 12' inflatable movie screen and a powerful audio and video system.  The outdoor cinema will be held at South Branch Park just across the Patapsco River from downtown Sykesville beginning at dusk. The schedule will...

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sun-heat

The South Carroll Senior and Community Center, as well as the Eldersburg Library, will have a cooling center open due to the Maryland Department of the Environment issuing a Code Orange air quality alert for Baltimore and DC Metro areas because of the temperature and humidty forecast for this week.  People often sensitive to the heat and...

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EldersburgBranchLibrary

Community Forums will be being held around various libraries in Carroll County by the Community Media Center.  They are targeted at learning which topics and issues are most important to Carroll County Residents and how the Community Media Center can help address those needs.

They will be meeting June 4 from 9am - 7pm at the...

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eldersburgCommonsConcept

The proposed plan for Carrolltowne Center, being called "Eldersburg Commons", will be being reviewed at a public Meeting on Wednesday May 29 at 9:25 am at the Carroll County Office Building, 225 Center Street, rooms 3 and 4.  

Black Oak Associates have set up a website dedicated to information about the project and to receiving...

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trout

Piney Run Park will be holding the Piney Run Youth Panfish Derby Saturday, June 1, 2013 from 7am - 11am for children ages 15 and under.  This event is co-sponsored by Bass Pro Shops and will include fishing tackle prizes for the top three entries for Crappie, Yellow Perch, and Bluegill.  

 

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savageDance

Eldersburg based Savage Dance Company journeyed to The Joyce Theater in NYC to compete at the Dancin' Downtown choreography competetion on May 20.  This is the first year that they submitted a DVD for consideration for the event.  The event is one of many events that the Savage Dance Company particpates in to give back and help...

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Mr Dixon Harvey, president of Black Oak Associates, aanouned to a large crowd of Eldersburg residents a $50 million renovation project for Carrolltown Center.  This once busy mall and shopping center has lost merchant after merchant over the last several years leaving an eye-sore and near empty building at the Ridge Road and Liberty Road...

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