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Annual Winterfest returns Dec. 5
NewarkPostOnline.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:30:00 -0500
The holiday season officially kicks off next week when Santa heads downtown to light the tree during the annual Winterfest celebration.
Brown set for swan song
Herald-Mail.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:20:00 -0500
It's been a long, strange trip in six seasons in College Park for Maryland quarterback C.J. Brown who faces Rutgers on Saturday in his final home game.
New ideas for expanding sidewalk cafes emerge
The Downtown Frederick Partnership wants to bring more buzz to city streets.
Christmas parade to collect Toys for Tots
CENTREVILLE — The 2014 Centreville Christmas Parade is scheduled for Friday, Dec. 5, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This year’s theme is “Christmas is for Kids: Bring a Toy for Tots.”
Mother struggles to raise four children
Terence has been receiving mental health support since 2012 and is an eager participant in programs to work on his social skills.
Tree Lighting Ceremony set Dec. 3
CENTREVILLE — Residents are invited to gather at the Court House Square for the town’s third annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3. Harmony on the Bay will provide caroling. San
For Earth’s Sake: Our climate future
I first learned of the greenhouse effect and climate change in a college environmental biology class in 1985. Since then, modernization has accelerated worldwide, as has economic globalization. These
Easton feeds its own on Thanksgiving Day
StarDem.com / Fri, 28 Nov 2014 05:00:00 -0500
EASTON — On the biggest “eating” day of the year, citizens from a group of Easton town churches and faith organizations met early Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 27, to try to make sure no one would go hun
Black Friday overnight ritual alive and well in Frederick
Sean Gooden was second in line for Best Buy’s $200 50-inch Panasonic television Thursday. The Frederick resident secured his spot at 11:20 p.m. Wednesday for the annual rush to capitalize on Black Fri
Environmental group claims county is overdeveloping
An environmental conservation group claims the county is building new developments without regard to the health of the Potomac River watershed.
Program keeps homes warm for less
Editor’s note: During the two weeks of the Unity Campaign for Frederick County, The News-Post is profiling people who have been helped by the organizations that will benefit from the campaign.
Popular VFW luncheons return with oyster season
GRASONVILLE — With the opening of oyster season Nov. 1 in Maryland, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 7464, in Grasonville, ham, beef and oyster luncheon is back. Lunch is offered every Saturday, fro
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