Monthly Archives: June 2011

Fell’s Point Films on the Pier 2011

June 29th, 2011

Fell's Point is joining in the outdoor film craze, and is beginning it's Summer 2011 Fell's Point Films on the Pier series this coming Wednesday, July 6, 2011. Movies begin at 8:45pm on the Broadway Pier! July 6th begins with the award winning "FIGHTER" and follows with "THE SOCIAL NETWORK" on July 13. The movies [...]

4th of July Baltimore Fireworks and Parades 2011

June 27th, 2011

Are you staying in town for 4th of July? There are plenty of events happening in Baltimore County. Baltimore County 4th of July fireworks will happen on a few different days in different locations. The Baltimore County fireworks schedule, per their website, is currently: July 2, 2011 Eastern Yacht Club 2330 Seneca Road Jacksonville Elementary [...]

Greenspring Station Kids Creativity Workshop

June 24th, 2011

Greenspring Station in Lutherville hosts its' annual Kids Creativity Workshop this Saturday, June 25, 2011 from 12-3pm. "Pastry Chef For A Day" runs the whole time, with cupcakes ready to be decorated by young "pastry chefs". This is being held by Cheseapeake Cupcake. At 1pm, Charm City Kids Club will have a music class called, [...]

Towson High Schools Rank in Newsweek Top 500

June 23rd, 2011

Towson High Schools were ranked in Newsweek's Top 500 list on June 19, 2011, and Towson residents should be proud. Seven Baltimore County Schools made the list (18 total for the State of Maryland). According to the Newsweek article: ...each school’s score is comprised of six components: graduation rate (25%), college matriculation rate (25%), AP [...]

Baltimore FHA Loan Limits May Drop in Fall

June 22nd, 2011

FHA loan limits across the United States had been set at a higher level to help the housing market from further decline, and in September 2010 that was extended through September 2011. The current loan limit in Baltimore County, Baltimore City, and Harford County is $560,000 for an FHA loan. This means that [...]

Happy First Day of Summer, Baltimore!

June 21st, 2011

Happy First Day of Summer, Baltimore! The day started off cloudy and rainy, even the York Manor Pool in Lutherville was empty (as you can see by the photo)! This afternoon the sun came out, and the temperature is rose, so hopefully many will be able to get out & enjoy the "longest day of [...]

Sip, Savor and Shop at Towson Town Center June 23, 2011

June 21st, 2011

A number of stores at Towson Town Center are coming together to support the United Way of Central Maryland at "Sip, Savor, and Shop" on Thursday, June 23, 2011 from 5-8pm. Participants 21 & older can buy a ticket for $25 to enjoy wines from local Maryland wineries Boordy, Basignani, and Woodhall, savor [...]

Earth, Wood & Fire in Baltimore

June 20th, 2011

Have you been wondering what is going on at the corner of Falls Rd and Clarkview Drive just north of Mt. Washington in Baltimore? The building has housed a number of things, most recently a popular coffee shop. Earth, Wood & Fire is owned and will be run by local Baltimoreans, three of whom met [...]

Pot Spring Development Must Conform to Current Zoning

June 18th, 2011

There is good news for the homeowners near the Pot Spring and Old Bosley Rd intersection, where a 33 home development had been proposed, and almost presented to the Baltimore County Council. The lot is currently zoned for 13 homes, while the larger development would have been designed for a 55+ community, adding another 20 [...]

Pimlico Racetrack Fair

June 17th, 2011

There's a new fair in Baltimore at the Pimlico Racetrack and it begins this weekend and runs weekends through July 4, 2011! On Fridays, it is open from 5-10pm, while Saturdays & Sundays it is open 1-10pm. There is a petting zoo, dog & pony show, magic show, Wild West show, games and more for [...]