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Ten Baltimore County High Schools Named Among Most Challenging in Nation

May 2nd, 2016

Ten Baltimore County High Schools were named among the most challenging in the Nation according to The Washington Post. Towson High School came in at #15 in Maryland, #343 in the US. Dulaney High School came in at #19 in Maryland, #371 in the US. Hereford High came in at #39, #764 in the US. [...]

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Natural Gas Vent Warning in Deep Snow

January 23rd, 2016

Natural gas vent warning in deep snow. Natural gas is a popular choice for heat in Baltimore homes, as it often heats a home well. When we get a snow storm of this magnitude, though, homeowners with natural gas need to be aware they may have extra steps they need to take. The vents to [...]

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Baltimore County Christmas Tree Pickup 2016

December 28th, 2015

Baltimore County Christmas Tree pickup 2016 is the over a two week period, beginning the week of January 11-16. Christmas trees in Baltimore County must be placed by the curb by January 16 in order to ensure pickup. The trees must be completely free of lights and decorations, including any tinsel. Also, they CANNOT be [...]

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Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2014

July 21st, 2014

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2014 is August 8-24, 2014. Thirty-five Baltimore County restaurants are participating this summer. Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $10.14, $15.14, $20.14, $25.14, $30.14, or $35.14. Check with each restaurant for their pricing. There are six participating Towson restaurants: 7West, Cafe Troia, Cunningham's, Oyster Bay Grille, Razorback's Raw Bar and Grill, and The Melting Pot. [...]

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Baltimore County Restaurant Week Winter 2014

January 6th, 2014

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Winter 2014 starts Friday, January 10, and runs through January 26. There are 52 Baltimore County restaurants participating this month! Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $10.14, $15.14, $20.14, $25.14, $30.14, or $35.14. Each restaurant has set its' own prices and specialty menus, so you will have to look on each [...]

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Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2013

July 25th, 2013

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2013 is August 9-25, 2013. Fifty-one Baltimore County restaurants are participating this summer, which is a great jump from the 36 last year! Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $10.13, $15.13, $20.13, $25.13, $30.13, or $35.13. Check with each restaurant for their pricing. There are ten participating Towson restaurants: 7West, Cafe Troia, Charles [...]

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Baltimore County Most Expensive Home Sales 2012

January 21st, 2013

Baltimore County's most expensive home sales in 2012 happened in Northern Baltimore County last year. The five highest home sales in Baltimore County in 2012, according to MRIS, our local multiple listing system, were: 1. 10801 Greenspring Avenue, Timonium, MD 21093. $3,500,000. This home is situated on 28.9 acres, and is a stone estate house. It [...]

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2012

July 17th, 2012

Baltimore County Restaurant Week Summer 2012 is coming up August 10-19, 2012. Thirty-six Baltimore County restaurants are participating this summer. Lunch and Dinner Prices will be $10.12, $15.12, $20.12, $25.12, $30.12, or $35.12. Check with each restaurant for their pricing. There are six participating Towson restaurants: 7West, Cafe Troia, Havana Road Cuban Cafe', The Melting Pot, Strapazza, and [...]

Baltimore Mother’s Day 2011

May 5th, 2011

If you are looking for unusual or different Baltimore Mother's Day activities to celebrate your Mom, there are a number of ideas to check out! First is the Annual Flowermart in Mt Vernon from 11am-8pm both Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7. There will be food, dance and band performances, plus vendors [...]

New Baltimore County Recycling Begins February 1, 2010

January 19th, 2010

On December 10, 2009, I announced the new Baltimore County Single Stream Recycling being implemented on February 1, 2010. Well, here we are in late January, and it is coming very soon! Here are the details -- it's SO easy -- now everyone in Baltimore County can recycle without having to think too much about [...]