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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…

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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…

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Photo | Submitted Green Valley Carry-Out re-opened on Jan. 28 in the Green Valley Shopping Center, 11801 Fingerboard Road. The popular, family-owned pizza and subs shop was closed for 14 weeks following a roof fire.

La Mezcla Latin Night Brings Dance to Greene Turtle La Mezcla Latin Night held its grand opening event Feb. 13 at the Greene Turtle, 3501 John Simmons St., Suite 101A. Salsa lessons were given by Ardiente Dance Company as DJ…

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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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Photo | Pam Schipper Local family owned and run, Kyo Sushi opened Nov. 7 at 3532A Urbana Pike in Casabella Commons

Urbana Advanced Aesthetics Skin Spa to Open Urbana Advanced Aesthetics Skin Spa will be opening the first week of December at CasaBella Commons, 3532 D Urbana Pike. Services offered will include skin facials and enhancements such as Botox and Juvederm,…

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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.…

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Bussard Brothers Landscape Donates Mulch to UHS Athletics The annual Urbana High stadium and fields cleanup on Aug. 19 was again given a heavy lift from Bussard Brothers Landscape Supply. The Monrovia-based company donated double mulch to the annual project,…

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Compiled by Jennifer Martinez Urbana Goddard School Supports Blessings in a Backpack For the third consecutive year, the Goddard School of Urbana is co-sponsoring and organizing a team for Frederick’s annual Summer Solstice 8K run, which will take place on…