Author: Jennifer Martinez

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Photo | Submitted Dave Willis, receiving manager at Giant Food in Urbana, helped collect needed food for the Greater Urbana Area Food Bank.

Giant Partners With Food Bank The Giant Food store in Urbana gave local residents the opportunity to add items for food bank families to their carts at checkout. Cereals, elbow macaroni, peanut butter and rice and pasta sides were collected…

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Carroll Creek Event Raises Funds for Charities Visit the colorful night-lighted miniboat “Sailing Through the Winter Solstice” charity event in downtown Frederick at Carroll Creek Park and then vote online for the boat—and cause—you most want to support. Urbana and…

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Photos | Submitted Local businesses celebrated grand openings this month. They are (L to R) Sweet Babe’s Creamery and Sage Physical Therapy & Wellness at CasaBella Commons on Urbana Pike, Kiddie Academy of Urbana in Landon Crossing on Urbana Pike, and Metropolitan Ballet Theatre and Academy on Gateway Center Drive in Clarksburg.

Jasmine Mediterranean Grill to Open in November The iconic Jasmine flower that flourishes in the warmer Mediterranean climate is the inspiration behind the name of this family-owned restaurant looking to make its soft-opening in CasaBella Commons in early November. Look…

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Photo | Pam Schipper C2 Education, 3511 John Simmons St., celebrated its opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 20. Pictured are C2 Education Director Melannie Young (center), the Urbana C2 Education team and members of the Frederick County Chamber of Commerce.

Kiddie Academy Grand Opening, Fall Festival Planned It is official! The new Kiddie Academy at Landon Crossing opened Monday, Sept. 17, 2018. To celebrate its Grand Opening, the new child care center will host a Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct.…