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JAMS Music Store in Eldersburg is hosting a night of music with a lineup of several musical acts.  The opening act is Dying Arms (http://www.myspace.com/indyingarms).  Other acts include Hero!, Stillgow, xfriendswithaghostx, and more to be announced.  The show runs from 6:00...

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Come join the fun at Piney Run Nature Center on Saturday, Dec. 11, for a day of holiday workshops and demonstrations. Holiday music and the aroma of hot cider will add to the holiday spirit. Several workshops are available for adults age 16 and older. Two sessions will be offered, one from 10 a.m. to noon, and another from 1 to 3 p.m. A pot...

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Once again, Sykesville’s Millard Cooper Park has been converted into an outdoor concert venue. The event? Sykesville’s annual Concert in the Park series.

The concert series drew over 200 people to its opening night on July 9th and has kept up its momentum with popular local...

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This summer, dozens of patrons of Eldersburg's Knitters Nest have been working on creating a yarn version of a coral reef. Their completed project will be displayed at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., beginning in October.

According to the Smithsonian, the project was designed as

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On August 13, Piney Run Park hosted its annual Lunar Lunker Nighttime Bass Fishing Tournament. Over fifty anglers competed in the event, with prizes awarded to those with the largest catches.

Mike Mapp of Pasadena, MD, won the first place prize of $200 with a 4.71 lbs, 20 ¼

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On August 17, members of the Piney Run Park Nature Center were invited an appreciation picnic, where they were thanked for time volunteered and money contributed.

The picnic included barbequed food, kayak trips around the lake, updates on Nature Center happenings, and time for...

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In an effort to reach attract new visitors and entice them to return, Sykesville’s Gatehouse Museum will be expanding its exhibits in the coming months.

The expansion is possible due to a recent increase in volunteers, which has given the museum’s curator, Errol Smith, an...

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Kelly Johnson (right) and her sister, Karen Warner (left), the daughters of deceased Lioness member, Leona Stonesifer, presented a Past Presidents plaque and a Deceased Members plaque to the Freedom District Lioness Club at their October 7th meeting.  Accepting the plaques is 1st Vice President, Lion/Lioness Barbara Brimigion.  The...

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Last year, Eldersburg participated for the first time in the National Night Out, a nationwide crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW). This year marks the 27th annual celebration of the event, which was created to raise awareness

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Piney Run Park will host the Lunar Lunker nighttime bass fishing tournament on Friday, August 13th. The nighttime fishing tournament opens its gates at 6 p.m. and closes at midnight. Park entrance fees for contestants will be waived, but the $8 boat launch fee will still apply.

Prizes for the top three weighed-in largemouth bass...

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February 26, 2010

On Thursday, February 11th, (the same day the Sykesville Fire Department roof collapsed) an ambulance got stuck in the snow while responding to a...

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Sykesville Fire Department Roof Collapses, Catches Fire

The Sykesville Freedom District Fire Department suffered a major roof collapse this morning. Fortunately, no firefighters suffered injuries. Check links below for details and check...

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