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Hanover grad to be featured on NBC's 'The Voice' singing competition
A local grad is set to be featured on NBC's "The Voice" singing competition. Katie Wheatley, who graduated from Hanover High School in 2013, auditioned during the show's 24th season. Wheatley will be singing in one of the show's "blind auditions" in the next several weeks, where the decision of...
Pennsylvania Man Strikes $50,000 Powerball Win During Routine Lunch in Carroll County
A 51-year-old Pennsylvania man won a $50,000 Powerball prize during a lunch stop in Carroll County, Maryland. The man, a frequent lottery player in both states, purchased his winning ticket at Piper’s Wine and Spirit Barn in Manchester. He carries a 50-cent coin, which he considers lucky. The winning Powerball numbers for the September 23 drawing were 1, 12, 20, 33, and 66, with a Powerball of 21. He was one number short of the jackpot, having chosen 8 instead of 12.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in frederick, MD
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to frederick..
Aids memorial quilt on display in Frederick, Maryland
Frederick residents and visitors will have an opportunity to witness what is called the "largest community art project in the world."
Discover the Extraordinary World of Tattoo Artistry at 'The Illustrated Human' Exhibition
Prepare to have your perceptions of artistry and storytelling redefined! Mark your calendars for Thu, Sep 28, from 4pm to 7pm, as "The Illustrated Human" exhibition is set to take place at the Scott Center for the Fine and Performing Arts, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster, MD 21157.
Nigerian Festival in Frederick
The Association of Nigerians in Frederick will host its annual Nigerian Festival at Waverley Elementary school on Sept. 30 to celebrate Nigeria’s Independence Day. Attendees from all cultural backgrounds are encouraged to participate in this family-friendly event. This event will be an opportunity to learn about the different cultures...
UnCapped: Uncle Dirty’s Brew Works and Bollinger’s Restaurant in Thurmont
In this episode of the UnCapped podcast, host Chris Sands talks with Josh Bollinger, owner, founder and head brewer at Uncle Dirty’s Brew Works and Bollinger’s Restaurant in Thurmont, who talked about the process of adding a brewery to his family’s 77-year-old restaurant. Here is an excerpt of their talk.
Beer, German wines, dancing, music: Frederick's Oktoberfest will return to the Frederick Fairgrounds
Frederick’s Oktoberfest is an event rich in tradition and history, complete with bratwurst, Oktoberfest beer, German wines, dancing, music and children’s events. The festival will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 29 and 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 30 at the Frederick Fairgrounds.
National rise in book bans and restrictions come to Maryland
In her introduction to a 1996 edition of Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the author Toni Morrison wrote of efforts to ban the book from library shelves because of its offensive language. “It struck me as a purist, yet elementary, kind of censorship designed to appease adults rather...
Frederick's Finest: A Tour of the 6 Unforgettable Sandwiches
In this article, we explore six must-try sandwiches in Frederick. Have you had the chance to taste any of these delights? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
Kelly Bell Band and The Blues Vultures will headline TroyFest23 at 'The Farm'
TroyFest, an all-day music and beer fest that raises money for the Troy Suddith Music Scholarship, will return to Frederick from noon to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 1, with headliners the Kelly Bell Band and The Blues Vultures. The family-friendly event will be held at Amvets Post #2, aka “The Farm,”...
Bestselling Authors James Patterson and Mike Lupica to Headline Electrifying Literary Event
Get ready for an electrifying evening with two of the literary world's brightest stars! Wed, Sep 27 · 7pm - 9pm is the date to mark on your calendars. The event, 'An Evening with James Patterson and Mike Lupica', is set to take place at the Winters Mill High School, 560 Gorsuch Road, Westminster, MD 21157.
Melodic Marvels and Fiery Flamenco: An Unforgettable Night with Kyshona at New Spire Arts!
Event Name: Kyshona and Tablao Flamenco at New Spire Arts. Hey there, my fabulous friends! I've got some exciting news that will make your hearts dance with joy. Get ready to mark your calendars because I've got the inside scoop on an upcoming event that you absolutely cannot miss!
Carroll County Resident Wins First $50,000 Top Prize in New Cash Boom Scratch-Off Game
A resident of Carroll County has won the first top prize of $50,000 in the new $5 Cash Boom scratch-off game. The game was launched on Monday and requires players to match three identical symbols to win. The 67-year-old woman, a regular player, revealed three 'ladybug' symbols and won the top prize. She plans to spend her winnings responsibly.
Experience a Fabulous Sunday Brunch with Drag Queens at Cellar Door Restaurant
Get ready to sashay your Sunday away, folks! The Cellar Door Restaurant is turning up the heat with the fabulous Cellar Door Drag Brunch. Yes, you heard it right! This is not your typical Sunday brunch, it's a showcase of glitz, glamour, and fabulousness, all while you enjoy your eggs benedict.
This Maryland Restaurant Has One of the Best Sunday Brunch Buffets in the State
Weekends are the best days of the week for a relaxing meal. A perfect chance to catch up with friends and family, indulging in a delicious breakfast is always a great way to end the week.
Thirsty in Gettysburg? Top 3 Pubs to Quench Your Thirst
In this article, we're exploring three delightful pubs in Gettysburg. Have you had the pleasure of visiting any of them yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Unleash Your Soulful Side: John Hiatt's Sensational Return to the Weinberg Stage!
Event Name: John Hiatt launches national tour with a return to the Weinberg Stage. Hey everyone! I have some exciting news for all you music lovers out there. The legendary John Hiatt is launching his national tour and he's making a special return to the Weinberg Stage!
Savor the Flavor: A Guide to Frederick's 4 Unmissable Pubs
This article presents a guide to four notable pubs in Frederick. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love for you to share your experiences in the comments section below:
Indulge in a Culinary Journey at the Beer Dinner Featuring Attaboy
Mark your calendars for an exceptional culinary journey as we invite you to the Beer Dinner Featuring Attaboy on Tue, Sep 26 · 6pm - 8pm. This exclusive event will take place at the renowned ROASTHOUSE PUB 5700 Urbana Pike, Frederick, MD 21704.