Author: Patsy Beckman

Around Town

UrbanaPalooza 2011 On Sept. 16, the Urbana Recreation Council is hosting its “Halfway to St. Patty’s Day” celebration outdoors at Holly Hills Country Club. This latest UrbanaPalooza 2011 event benefits the Wounded Warrior Project and Urbana Recreation Council. Tickets to…

Jr. Hawks’ Travel Team Holds Tryouts

The Urbana Jr. Hawks will hold evaluations in September for players participating in the 2012 travel baseball program. All age groups take part in three sessions. Fourteen and 15-year-olds, 13-year-olds, and 12-year-olds will try out in sessions Sept. 3 –…

Around Town

Successful Safe and Sane Looking for More Help in 2012 Despite getting off to a rocky start — a lack of funds and assistance and ridicule from students — this year’s Safe and Sane after graduation party was deemed a…

Out and About

Before school starts on Aug. 29, there’s still time to participate in summer camps, cool off with an evening breeze and a glass of award-winning wine, and visit downtown Frederick on the first Saturday of this month. Wizards + Mystics…

Sunny Days in Urbana for D.C. Weatherman

Urbana Highlands’ Gary McGrady is responsible for giving the Washington Metropolitan Area some of its most important news when he provides television viewers with their weekly weather forecasts. However, the FOX 5 Meteorologist is perfectly at ease when his celebrity…