Author: Pam Schipper

Board Votes on LOU Redistricting

The Frederick County Board of Education voted on the Linganore-Oakdale-Urbana (LOU) redistricting recommendations Oct. 16, which established attendance areas for the new Sugarloaf and Blue Heron elementary schools and redistricted some students in the LOU feeder patterns to better balance…

Out & About

Trail of Jack-O-Lanterns Oct. 25-26, 6-10 p.m., Green Meadows Petting Farm Visit the trail of lights, jack-o-lanterns of all shapes and sizes, fire pits, and animals in the barn. Available for purchase are Halloween wagon rides, sweet treats, s’mores, pumpkin…

Shop Talk

Sweet Babe’s to Add Apple Dumplings Mark your calendars for Nov. 16. That’s the day that Sweet Babe’s Creamery, 3534B Urbana Pike in Casabella Commons, will begin serving apple dumplings. Nov. 16 is also the start of cool weather hours…

Around Town

Food Bank Gears Up for Holidays The Greater Urbana Area Food Bank is gearing up for a busy fall and holiday season. Starting the season off is the annual Scouting for Food campaign. Local Scouts will be placing bags on…

Shop Talk

Goddard School Second Location Site Plan Approved Urbana’s Goddard School will be expanding with a second location adjacent to Sugarloaf Elementary School. Site plan approval for the 11,063-square-foot center on the 2.1-acre site was granted by the Frederick County Planning…

Around Town

Photo | Kari A. Martindale Bob Vail sketches Micki, Ezra and Sage during a Dog Pawty at the Natelli Community Center on Sept. 8.

‘Dog Pawty’ Receives Two Paws Up “Dog Pawty” co-hosted by realtor Maggie Dawson and attorney Alegi Anderson on Sept. 8 at the Natelli Community Center in Urbana was a bit like the one in the beloved P.D. Eastman “Go, Dog,…