Business, Entertainment, Family, Sports

Ice rink opens for season at The Avenue

WHITE MARSH, MD—The ice rink has officially opened for the season at The Avenue at White Marsh. Each winter, the center of The Avenue is transformed into a magical winter wonderland where families can enjoy ice skating and take in the sights and sounds of the area’s busiest shopping mecca. The skating rink’s hours are as follows: Friday: 12pm-11pm Saturday: …


Entertainment, Events, Family

Essex area 2019 tree lighting ceremony date announced

ESSEX, MD—An annual tradition continues this December in Essex. The Essex community’s annual tree lighting ceremony will be held from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 7. 2019. The event will be held at Back River United Methodist Church, located at 544 Back River Neck Road (21221). There will be music, holiday treats, and an appearance by Santa himself. …


Have breakfast with Santa on The Avenue

WHITE MARSH, MD—An annual tradition continues at Red Brick Station on The Avenue at White Marsh. Tickets go on sale for Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, November 16, at 11am in the Red Brick Station bar. Breakfast with Santa Dates: Saturday, November 30th 8:30am – 10am Sunday, December 15th 8:30am -10am Tickets cost $12 for each person 1 year old …

The Avenue announces 2019 tree lighting date

WHITE MARSH, MD—The Avenue at White Marsh has announced the date for its annual tree lighting ceremony. The 22nd annual tree lighting ceremony will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, November 22, 2019. WMAR-2’s Jamie Costello will be on hand as The Avenue unwraps another magical holiday season. Santa will arrive to light the Christmas tree at …

St. Michael Church in Perry Hall to celebrate 100th Eagle Scout

PERRY HALL, MD—A very special celebration will take place in Perry Hall next month. St. Michael Lutheran Church (Troop 732) will celebrate their 100th Eagle Scout. The Eagle Scout Ceremony & Reunion honoring Brian Salsberg and Christopher Tang will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019, with a ceremony at noon and lunch to follow. “Congratulations to Troop 732, chartered …

MDOT offers light-up bracelets to help keep trick-or-treaters safe on Halloween

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) and Motor Vehicle Administration (MDOT MVA) want children to see and be seen this Halloween. To help increase visibility of Maryland’s youngest pedestrians, the agencies will distribute light-up bracelets Wednesday, October 30, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at participating Giant Food stores, and at select MDOT SHA Maintenance …

8,000 BCPS middle school students to participate in interactive career development experience

NOTTINGHAM, MD—More than 8,000 middle school students from Baltimore County Public Schools will have the opportunity to explore high-growth careers with 65+ area employers and educational institutions, including Aerotek, Stanley Black & Decker, Lifebridge Health, and the University System of Maryland, at the annual Junior Achievement Inspire event and Parent Night. The event will be held at the following dates …

Middle River Lighted Boat Parade 2019 sets sail in November

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—It’s that time of year again. The 2019 edition of the Middle River Lighted Boat Parade will set sail on Saturday, November 30th. The Middle River parade of lighted boats is the largest in the Mid-Atlantic and the fifth-largest in the U.S. This year, there will be close to 100 boats participating. The annual event is organized by …