Monthly Archives: October 2010

Baltimore Halloween 2010

October 30th, 2010

With Halloween falling on Sunday this year, many Baltimore Halloween events were happening on Saturday, October 30. But there are still a number of things to do on Halloween Day, October 31, in & around Baltimore -- so check them out! Weber's Farm in Parkville -- Fantastic Hillside Slide, pumpkin picking, scarecrow making, hay maze, [...]

11th Annual Great Halloween Lantern Parade and Festival

October 29th, 2010

Saturday, October 30, 2010 is the 11th Annual Great Halloween Lantern Parade and Festival in Patterson Park to celebrate Halloween. This year's parade theme is taking it into the Garden, so expect to see many garden-themed paper lanterns built throughout the past few weeks by children, neighbors, and artists alike in workshops promoting the event. [...]

Commit to Vote on Facebook

October 28th, 2010

Have you gotten a lot of your friends posting a "Commit to Vote" button on your page? I have continually gotten them, and though I appreciate the sentiment, I was lucky enough to be able to take advantage of Early voting in Maryland, and voted on Tuesday at Towson University. Though I have gotten tired [...]

Timonium Scaregrounds 2010

October 28th, 2010

The Timonium Fairgrounds this weekend will become the Timonium SCAREGROUNDS to support the United Cerebral Palsy Delrey School. Put together by a few families in Lutherville, this event is a scary one -- and not designed for the little guys. As the Towson Times article says, A group of traveling "carnies" are kidnapping, torturing and [...]

Loch Raven Trail Access Meeting Thursday, October 28, 2010 at the Timonium Fairgrounds

October 27th, 2010

The Loch Raven Trail Users Committe has a planned community meeting about the Trail Access on Thursday, October 28, 2010. The Committee was formed in response to the Department of Public Works' plan to restrict access to use of the single track trails on the Watershed Property to lessen the impeding of forest renewal. Many [...]

Early Voting in Towson

October 26th, 2010

Today, my husband and I took advantage of Maryland's new Early Voting, and went to Towson University to do our civic duty. The line was short, the directions easy, and the Administration building well set up & equipped for early voting. Baltimore County and Baltimore City have a number of sites where you can vote [...]

BRAC Buyer Assistance Programs

October 25th, 2010

There are a number of families relocating to the Baltimore area for BRAC, the Base Realignment and Closure Program. Many BRAC transferees will be working at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Aberdeen, MD. To help families with their necessary moves, the State of Maryland government has put a few closing cost assistance programs into place. [...]

October is Kids Month in Downtown Baltimore

October 22nd, 2010

The month of October is Kids Month in Downtown Baltimore, and there are still two weekends left and one full week to enjoy the festivities. Tagging onto the Free Fall Baltimore promotion, Kids Month has many free events, or discounts on other experiences. Saturday is a Family Concert with sing along and a free movie [...]

Final Two Reasons Why Now is a Great Time to Buy a House

October 21st, 2010

Yesterday, I posted two good reasons why now is a good time to buy a house from a publication from Keller Williams Realty International entitled "7 Reasons Why Now is a Great Time to Buy a Home" , after posting the top three on Tuesday. Today round out the final two good reasons why a [...]

Two More Good Reasons that Now is a Good Time to Buy a House

October 20th, 2010

Yesterday, I posted the top three good reasons why now is a good time to buy a house from a publication from Keller Williams Realty International entitled "7 Reasons Why Now is a Great Time to Buy a Home" . Today, two more good reasons why a buyer should buy now! To recap the top [...]