Blinging in the New Year

Written By Cari Pierce This year, forget about the little black dress. Forget about classic cherry red and hunter green decorations. Bling in the New Year by infusing color and sparkle into your look and the dŽcor of your home....

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How to Buy a Christmas Tree

Written By Cari Pierce Husband and kids? In the car and ready. Fleecy hats and gloves? Check. Warm boots? Roger. If you’re ticking through this list, it can only mean that it’s time to embark on the annual hunt for the perfect...

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The Highway vs. The Byway

Written By Anne Blue When Barry Boston bought a motel on Route 140 more than a decade ago, the former owner told him stories about sitting in his office overlooking the highway and watching only a few cars pass in a couple of...

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Gifting on the Right Side of the Brain

Written By Sandy Oxx The children are nestled all snug in their beds and the stockings are hung by the chimney with care. Legend says you should then be donning your kerchiefs and caps to settle down for that long winter’s...

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Resolved: An Artful Season

Written by Sandy Oxx “I’ll never eat chocolate again.” “This is my last puff on a cigarette.” “I’ll commit to at least four trips to the gym every week.” “I’ll only read non-fiction books.” Been there? Done that? Why not break...

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A Home for the Holidays

By Lisa Breslin Nestled on a quiet block in Westminster’s prestigious Wakefield Valley neighborhood is a new home that nods back to history. Needlepoint pillows, antique fixtures, custom cabinetry and deep crown molding pull the...

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A Doctor for All Reasons

By Patricia Rouzer Robert Wack wears enough hats to make a milliner reel–pediatrician, Westminster councilman, political activist, social champion, entrepreneur, history buff, editorial letterwriter, aspiring author,...

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Upcoming Events

Mar
21
Thu
12:30 pm Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ North Carroll Senior & Community Center
Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ North Carroll Senior & Community Center
Mar 21 @ 12:30 pm – Apr 25 @ 3:00 pm
This six week workshop series is available FREE for people who have Chronic Conditions like Heart Disease, Arthritis, MS, COPD, etc. and their families, friends and caregivers. Learn how to choose a healthier lifestyle, take[...]
Apr
8
Mon
9:00 am Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ Taneytown Senior & Community Center
Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ Taneytown Senior & Community Center
Apr 8 @ 9:00 am – May 13 @ 11:30 am
This six week workshop series is available FREE for people who have Chronic Conditions like Heart Disease, Arthritis, MS, COPD, etc. and their families, friends and caregivers. Learn how to choose a healthier lifestyle, take[...]
Apr
10
Wed
12:30 pm Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ Mt. Airy Senior & Community Center
Living Healthy, Living Well with... @ Mt. Airy Senior & Community Center
Apr 10 @ 12:30 pm – May 15 @ 3:00 pm
Could you use assistance with Diabetes Management? Free, six-week workshop for people with Type 2, pre-diabetes, and those who care for them helps you learn to thrive and not simply survive, and take control of[...]
Apr
11
Thu
5:30 pm “Senior Capstone Exhibition 1” a... @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, McDaniel College
“Senior Capstone Exhibition 1” a... @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, McDaniel College
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – Apr 26 @ 7:30 pm
This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.
Apr
25
Thu
9:00 am Put a Poem in Your Pocket! @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Put a Poem in Your Pocket! @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Apr 25 @ 9:00 am
For all ages. Today is Poem in Your Pocket Day, and we’re helping you celebrate! Folks of all ages are welcome to drop in any time today to choose a poem to carry and share[...]

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