The Buttersburg Inn: Warm Ambiance and Comfort Food

Written By Jane Frutchey Annual trips to Vermont’s bed and breakfasts spurred Frank Tunzi and Jim Rowe’s interest in owning and operating The Buttersburg Inn, located in Union Bridge. By spring 2002, their dream became reality...

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Marina Cuisina Cafe

Written By Cari Pierce Marina Cuisina Cafe Found: A Captain’s Table in Eldersburg Marina Cuisina” could translate as “a happy family that cooks together,” because that is what you will find in this hidden-away cafŽ in...

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The Taste of Amore: Liberatore’s Restaurant

Written By Patricia Bianca Saying that amorŽ is an Italian word for love is like comparing The Amazon to Piney Creek. AmorŽ is all-consuming passion, the stuff of classic novels, ageless songs and timeless poetry. The Italians...

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Three for Tea

Written By Anne Blue The annual whirlwind of activity often makes it hard to find peace during the holiday season. Many Carroll residents have found a civilized antidote to the chaotic rush of celebratory preparations: hot cups...

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Which Came First, the Chicken or the Cake?

Written By Sherwood Kohn Jane Sussman used to be in the egg business. Now she breaks them–lots of them. Maybe 14 dozen a week. Not that they go to waste. They all get mixed into the more than 80 cakes she bakes every week....

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The Sense Appeal of “Pork & Beans”

Written By Mary Spiro   Few aromas put you “down on the farm” faster than the smell of a smoking ham and fresh brewed pot of coffee. For 87 years, Hahn’s of Westminster have been purveyors of that country fresh ideal with...

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Ristorante Paradiso

Written By Nathan Leslie It is easy to forget the humble beginnings of Paradiso Restaurant. In fact, the establishment has become such a fixture of Westminster dining that it is a bit of a surprise that it began just 14 years...

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Upcoming Events

Jan
16
Thu
all-day Business Employment Resource Cen... @ Carroll County Business Employment Resource Center
Business Employment Resource Cen... @ Carroll County Business Employment Resource Center
Jan 16 – Dec 31 all-day
Business Employment Resource Center Information Sessions provide details about services available to help match job openings and job seekers. Just spend 30 minutes with us and learn how BERC can support your career development and[...]
Jan
31
Fri
10:00 am Ninth Biennial Faculty Exhibition @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, McDaniel College
Ninth Biennial Faculty Exhibition @ Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, McDaniel College
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – Feb 28 @ 4:00 pm
This biennial exhibition of works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members encompasses a wide range of media, styles and subject matter, including paintings by professor Steven Pearson, chair of the art and art[...]
Feb
19
Wed
1:00 pm Mount Airy Book Discussion Group... @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Mount Airy Book Discussion Group... @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm
For adults. This month’s selection is All the Stars in the Heavens by Adriana Trigiani. Call 410.386.4488 for more information.
Feb
20
Thu
3:30 pm Board Game Afternoon @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Board Game Afternoon @ Mount Airy Branch Library
Feb 20 @ 3:30 pm
For ages 11 – 17. Join us for an afternoon of board game fun! We will have a selection handy; if you have a favorite, consider bringing it from home and introducing it to your[...]
7:00 pm Zuzu African Acrobats at McDanie... @ Baker Memorial Chapel, McDaniel College
Zuzu African Acrobats at McDanie... @ Baker Memorial Chapel, McDaniel College
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm
This five-person Kenyan acrobatic show, seen on “America’s Got Talent,” embodies the Bantu Culture of East Africa. The one-hour performance features fast pyramid building, limbo, chair balancing, comedy, fast skip rope, juggling and more –[...]

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