Inaugural gay pride event planned for Westminster on July 7th, 2018 By Kevin Dayhoff Westminster, Md. June 4, 2018 - - After months of meetings and preparations, a group of Carroll County citizens have formed to develop plans to hold an inaugural gay pride event, The Westminster Pride Festival, in Westminster. The newly formed Westminster Pride … Continue reading Inaugural gay pride event planned for Westminster on July 7th, 2018
Carroll County Food Sunday presents the 3rd Annual Farm to Table Brunch July 5, 2018 CCFS announces the 3rd Annual Farm to Table Brunch at John Street Quarters, Westminster Saturday, July 14, 2018 Rain or Shine The brunch will be held at John Street Quarters, the social hall for the Westminster Fire Company, 28 John … Continue reading Carroll County Food Sunday presents the 3rd Annual Farm to Table Brunch
This just in from the latest edition of the SPJ newsletter July 4, 2018 “And, in light of the tragedy at the Capital Gazette in Annapolis, Maryland, let us not forget that the willingness to sign your name to an article, a column, a masthead continues to require an uncommon bravery we often take for … Continue reading This just in from the latest edition of the SPJ newsletter
Even in the age of Trump, and with trust in journalists at historic lows, much of the industry remains convinced that it can triumph on truth-telling alone. But the problems are self-evident: News makers and consumers alike are overwhelmed with a constant frenzy of terrible news. For news producers, the questions feel urgent: Why are… via … Continue reading To rebuild trust, we need to change journalistic process — Columbia Journalism Review
In its recent newsletter, the Society of Professional Journalists has taken the opportunity to remind us about the Oct. 1, 1910 bombing of the Los Angeles Times building. The 1910 bombing of the Los Angeles Times has been the subject of books and film. By CAROLINA A. MIRANDA SEP 22, 2017 http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/miranda/la-et-cam-esotouric-los-angeles-times-bombing-20170922-story.html The weapon: 16 … Continue reading The Oct. 1, 1910 bombing of the Los Angeles Times killed 21 people
May 11, 2018 – updated June 27, 2018 It was announced on May 11, 2018 that the Westminster Pride Festival is an official fund of the Community Foundation of Carroll County. It is “the very first fund at the Community Foundation in support of the LGBQT+ community,” according to a release by the Westminster Pride … Continue reading Westminster Pride Festival announces a fund at the Community Foundation of Carroll County
Sponsors for this year’s Corbit’s Charge events in Westminster, Md. 155th Anniversary of Corbit’s Charge Civil War Encampment Corbit's Charge: The Civil War in Carroll County 155th Anniversary Civil War Encampment, 1838 Emerald Hill Ln, Westminster, MD Location: Emerald Hill Mansion, Historic Westminster City Hall, 1838 Emerald Hill Ln, Westminster, MD Westminster, Md. - - … Continue reading Sponsors for this year’s Corbit’s Charge events in Westminster, Md.
The Historical Society of Carroll County announces the 2018 winners of the annual Mike Eaton scholarship. June 4, 2018 by Caroline Babylon https://patch.com/maryland/westminster/2018-winners-annual-mike-eaton-scholarship-announced Since 2011 The Historical Society of Carroll County has been awarding the Mike Eaton Scholarship. The purpose of this scholarship is to honor the memory of William Granville “Mike” Eaton, an English … Continue reading 2018 winners of the annual Mike Eaton scholarship announced