Author: Bethany Starin

School Notes

Help Plan the Urbana Elementary Renovation On Thursday, May 8, a kick off meeting was held by Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS), which involved the community in a discussion of the Urbana Elementary School (UES) renovation. In particular, participants talked…

Stop the Summer Rush

Just as our climate skipped over seasons, welcoming 90-degree days instead of the gradual warmth of spring, there is a similar cultural temptation to skip over the present in anticipation of the future. Whether we are in high school, enjoying…

Monthly Agenda

Local Events Be a Rock Star 5K The Green Valley YMCA hosts a family fun 5K on June 21, during the annual Urbana Music Festival. Participants are invited to dress as their favorite rock star. This event is family friendly,…

Police Blotter

Dfc. White Reinstated Prior to his arrest in December, Dfc. Kevin Darnell White Sr. was the local representative for the Urbana area with the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office. In December, White was arrested outside a nightclub in downtown Hagerstown for…

School Notes

Maryland Area Youth Juried Arts and Crafts Festival Nineteen middle and high school students in Frederick County had work accepted into this year’s Maryland Area Youth (MAY) Juried Arts and Crafts Festival. This includes Nicole Martinez, Emily Rimel and Guinevere…

Monthly Agenda

Local Events Safe and Sane May Fundraisers Safe and Sane, an event held the evening of Urbana High School’s graduation, provides our UHS graduates with a drug/alcohol free place to celebrate this important milestone. This month, Safe and Sane 2014 will be…