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America’s Remote Help Desk Wins State’s “Better with Less” Award

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot, Delegate Susan Krebs, and Delegate Nancy Stocksdale presented Carroll County’s “Better with Less” award to America’s Remote Help Desk at...

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The Seventh Annual “Taste of Eldersburg” is taking place on Sunday May 1 from 5 to 8 pm at the Winfield Fire Hall (1320 W. Old Liberty Rd.)  For $39 ($45 at the door), ticket holders can taste the best foods and drink from local vendors such as Salerno’s, Liberatore’s, E.W. Beck’s, G. L. Shacks, Just Desserts by Linda, Bolen’s...

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On Monday night, an apparently opportunistic thief got away with some cash in Eldersburg.

Around 8 pm, a customer in the Sunoco at the corner of Liberty Road and Georgetown Boulevard was collecting his proceeds from a winning lottery ticket, and someone nearby snatched the money and ran.

The lottery ticket owner chased the...

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The Linton Springs Elementary School Green Team will be featured on MPT’s live Volunteer-A-Thon for the Chesapeake Bay, which will be aired on Sunday, April 17, 2011, from 6 to 9 p.m. MPT videotaped a segment on the team at the school which will be the lead story for the program. In addition, several students will represent the team at the...

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March for Parks 5K Run/Walk at Piney Run Park – Pre-Registration Extended to April 20th
Saturday, April 23, 2011

Enjoy a beautiful run or walk starting at Piney Run Park! Runners/Walkers will start
and finish at Piney Run Park. Medals will be awarded to the overall top male and female finishers. A 2011

Piney...

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For almost 100 years, the grilled cheese sandwich has been a favorite of both children and adults -- a delicious food that’s great for lunch or dinner.  Now, Eldersburg has the opportunity to enjoy this simple and popular menu item in a unique and wonderful way.  On April 12, 2011, Grilled Cheese & Co. opened up a new restaurant...

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A New Place to Shop in Eldersburg

On April 2, 2011, La Kokette, a clothing consignment store, held its grand opening at 1438 Liberty Road (behind Arby’s, in the same plaza as CVS, Cobblestone Tavern and Grille, and TriStar Martial Arts).  It was an upscale event, complete with complimentary pastries and chocolates. The store has...

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Commissioner Doug Howard, in response to the many complaints about the Carrolltown Carnival, issued the following statement.

Ref: The Carnival at Carrolltown Mall

Date: April 7, 2011

I have received many phone calls and emails from residents concerned about the carnival that’s currently setting up in the...

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Egypt has enslaved Nubia and the great power's prince, Radames, is engaged to the fashionable Amneris. However, when Aida, the princess of Nubia, comes to the palace as a slave, love turns everything upside down and leads everyone down paths they never could have imagined.

Performances:
April 7th...

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Apparently having a Carnival in Eldersburg that doesn’t benefit the local volunteer fire department is creating quite a controversy.  Within hours of the carnival’s owners beginning to set up on the parking lot behind Eldersburg Mall, a facebook group was established called, Boycott Carrolltown Carnival!!!”  That’s right…

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Carnival season is getting an early start this year at Carrolltown Mall, beginning this Friday, April 8th at 6:00 p.m.  As of Wednesday morning, carnival workers were busy unloading machinery, setting up gates, putting together rides, and generally setting up what looks like a lot of fun for the next few weeks.

The carnival...

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Liberty High School students will be participating in a celebration of unity and diversity in the first county student-led workshop.  Unity Day will be held on Friday, April 8, 2011.

The day, a two hour and forty-five minute early dismissal for students, will include a keynote presentation by Dr. Craig Williams, a counseling...

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