Monthly Archives: May 2012

Great Grapes in Hunt Valley 2012

May 31st, 2012

Great Grapes Wine & Food Festival is this weekend June 2 & 3, 2012 at Oregon Ridge Park in Hunt Valley. Twenty Maryland Wineries will be represented with over 200 wines. This year there are new special pavilions: The Cheese Pavilion, Grilling Pavilion, Spice Pavilion, Wine Aroma Pavilion, and Olive Oil Pavilion. There is also [...]

Towson Feet on the Street 2012

May 30th, 2012

Towson Feet on the Street Friday Night Block Parties began on May 18, and run through September 28th! Towson's Feet on the Street is a time for family, friends, and neighbors to come together to enjoy live music, good food, wine & beer, children's activities and more. There will be a moon bounce, [...]

Soldiers, Thank You

May 28th, 2012

Soldiers current and past, alive and those who have lost their lives, THANK YOU. This Memorial Day, I think of those we have lost protecting our country. We have so many freedoms in our country, and so many have lost their lives protecting those freedoms. To the families of those who have given their lives [...]

Baltimore Memorial Day Weekend 2012

May 22nd, 2012

Are you planning to be in Baltimore Memorial Day weekend? Well, there are a number of activities you can enjoy! Brew at the Zoo and Wine Too is Saturday and Sunday at the Baltimore Zoo. Beer and wine samples, a kids play area, plus the animals and exhibits at the Zoo! The Baltimore Orioles are in [...]

Brew at the Zoo and Wine Too 2012

May 21st, 2012

Brew at the Zoo and Wine Too 2012 is Memorial Day weekend! Brew at the Zoo is The Baltimore Zoo's biggest annual fundraiser. The cost of admission gives adults 21 & over unlimited wine and beer samples, and for all attendees, food, crafts, as well as live music, a Kids Zone with activities for the young [...]

Parkville Home Sales April 2012

May 17th, 2012

Parkville home sale statistics for April 2012 are in, and they are down very slightly from the same period last year. $8,814,285 changed hands this year versus $9,039,247 in April 2011. Forty-nine homes sold, with an average price of $179,883, only down 1/2 percent from April 2011. Most numbers were about even from last year, which [...]

Timonium Home Sale Statistics April 2012

May 16th, 2012

April 2012 showed another increase in sale for the Lutherville Timonium area. $18,222,201 in homes sold in 21093, up 27.87% from $14,250,350 in April 2011. Average sales price was down 7% to $414,141. Forty-four Timonium homes changed hands last month, versus 32 the April prior. Homes stayed on the market an average of 106 days before receiving an acceptable [...]

Towson 21204 Home Sale Statistics April 2012

May 15th, 2012

Towson 21204 home sale statistics were down dramatically in April 2012 from the same period last year. Total volume of sales for April was $4,996,000, down 31.78% from last year. Last April saw sales of $7,323,000. Average sold price was also way down, $454,182, a 44.18% decrease from last year's $813,667 average. Eleven homes changed hands, one of which was [...]

Towson and Timonium High Schools Rank High In Best High Schools 2012

May 14th, 2012

Two Towson High Schools and one Timonium High School ranked high in US News and World Report's Best High Schools edition for 2012. Carver Center on York Rd in Towson ranked #242 nationally, Dulaney High School in Timonium #264 nationally, and Towson High School #267. The scores are based on College Readiness (based [...]

Preakness 2012

May 12th, 2012

Preakness 2012 week is here, and the excitement in Baltimore is building! There are races scheduled throughout the day on Saturday, May 19, 2012. The 137th Running of the Preakness is scheduled for about 6:19pm. The Preakness Infield is *the* place to be on Saturday, with Whiz Khalifa at 1:20pm and Maroon 5 at 4:00pm [...]