Give cancer the boot at The Avenue on Wednesday

The Avenue Boot CampIt’s time to give cancer the boot.

Join Merritt Clubs and The Avenue at White Marsh for a Pink Bootcamp benefiting the American Cancer Society on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

Registration is $25 and all proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.

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5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.: Check-in/registration
5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.: Bootcamp

The rain date will be October 17th.

After Bootcamp, head to Bar Louie and 20% of your bill will go directly to the American Cancer Society.

Register online hereĀ or check out more on the event’s Facebook page.


Sunflower Fest 2018 comes to Richardson Farms in July

Sunflower FestIt’s back!

Richardson Farms will host Sunflower Fest 2018 in White Marsh on Saturday, July 14, from 6:30 to 9 p.m.

The second annual event will feature food stations, beer, wine, and all proceeds will benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.

Tickets can be purchased here.

Richardson Farms is located at 5900 Ebenezer Road in White Marsh.

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For more information, visit Richardson Farms on Facebook here.

Sunflower Fest 2018


Auxiliary completes $1 million donation for new Franklin Square NICU

Franklin Square NICU DonationThe donation is complete – and it arrived two years ahead of schedule.

Five years ago, the MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center Auxiliary pledged a gift of $1 million to benefit the newly-built neonatal intensive care unit.

Earlier this week, the MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center Auxiliary presented the remaining $115,000 and met the $1 million pledge two years ahead of schedule.

The Auxiliary had previously completed their $1 million donation for the Patient Care Tower in five years, one year earlier than planned.

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MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center unveiled its new, $7.8 million NICU back in January. The newly constructed 16,000 square feet of space is a level III NICU.

Franklin Square Auxiliary NICU Donation


Councilman David Marks serves as honorary chair at Tastes & Grapes event

Tastes and GrapesThe Perry Hall White Marsh Business Association held its fourth annual “Tastes & Grapes” fundraiser on Friday night.

The proceeds from the event will benefit the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company.

Councilman David Marks served as the events honorary chair.

The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company is in the midst of a massive effort to build a new fire station.

The new facility will be located off of Philadelphia Road near the General Motors plant and is expected to open this fall.

Friday night’s event at DeJon Vineyard in Hydes featured wine pairings, live music, and a “roaring ’20s” theme.

Tastes and Grapes 2018

MidiCi on The Avenue to hold “Pizza for Parkinson’s” fundraiser

MidiCi PizzaApril is Parkinson’s Awareness Month and one local restaurant is going the extra mile to help the cause.

MidiCi the Neapolitan Pizza Company on The Avenue at White Marsh will allow guests to add $1, $5, or $10 to their order to be donated to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research.

The “Pizza for Parkinson’s” campaign will run from Wednesday through April 18, 2018.

The White Marsh location is the first MidiCi to open in Maryland.