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Towson Winterfest and Baltimore County Tree Lighting

December 1st, 2011

Towson Winterfest kicks off this weekend with a tree lighting and visit from Santa Claus on his way to his workshop in the Old Hutzler Building next to Barnes & Noble off the Towson Circle. This Saturday, December 3, 2011 from 6-8pm, enjoy Santa's arrival by fire engine to Olympian Park, see the official Baltimore [...]

Southland Hills and Towson University

March 28th, 2011

Southland Hills neighborhood is right on the cusp of Towson University, near the corner of Towsontown Boulevard and Bosley Avenue. Located right behind the Old Towson Jail, which is due to become the Towson Swim Club, the neighborhood has seen a number of changes recently. The most recent change is that Towson University Public Safety [...]

Towson Tree Lighting Ceremony 2010

December 3rd, 2010

The Towson Tree Lighting Ceremony will be this Saturday, December 4, 2010 beginning at 6 pm. Come to Downtown Towson at Olympian Park just off the circle near the Towson Town Center mall to enjoy the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus on a fire engine & the tree lighting in the new park at [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Baltimore Home to Popular College Destinations

September 14th, 2010

Baltimore was named #6 in the American Institute for Economic Research's rankings of metro area colleges out of a pool of 222 areas of 15,000 students or more. Baltimore County colleges include Towson University in Towson, Stevenson University in Stevenson, MD, University of Baltimore, Baltimore County in the Catonsville area, plus in the city there [...]

Rodgers Forge House Values not to be affected by new Towson University Stadium

February 13th, 2009

The Baltimore Sun and the Baltimore Examiner report that Towson University and the Rodgers Forge Community Association have reached an agreement about the location of the new arena to be built near the Forge. I wrote about this issue on January 22, as the fear was the design and location of the new arena would [...]

Rodgers Forge House Values could be hurt by Towson University’s New Stadium Proposal

January 22nd, 2009

Towson University and its' neighbors have always had a love-hate relationship when it comes to expansions. I remember when I lived in the Forge (as many of us affectionately call Rodgers Forge) on Stanmore Road, and our neighbors across the street had extra long yards -- needed because they back to the athletic fields of the [...]