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Scholastic Offering Free Courses During School Closures

Educational company Scholastic is helping children who are out of school due to the coronavirus by offering free online courses on their “Learn From Home” website.  The courses are broken up into four categories: PreK and Kindergarten, Grades 1 and 2, Grades 3-5 and Grades 6+.  Each course has a week’s worth of content with […]

Catonsville Elementary School Now a County Landmark

The 111-year old Catonsville Elementary School which was decommissioned in 2016 is officially a county landmark.  Many would like to see the building repurposed as a community arts and entertainment center and some have expressed interest in community members to use the building for public-private partnerships.  There isn’t a set agenda for the former school […]

Network the ‘Ville – March 9, 2020

Catonsville Chamber of Commerce hosts “Network the ‘Ville” on March 9th from 5:30-7:30 pm. The event is co-hosted by Ash + Oak Salon and Spa, B Boutique, and Laura Hodges Studio and will include hors d’oeurves and beverages. Make connections and build mutually beneficial business relationships at this networking event. Members: $10 pre-registered/$15 at the […]

Volunteers Make Handmade Blankets for Sick & Traumatized Children

Nearly 20 volunteers gathered at Catonsville Library on February 15th, National Make-a-Blanket Day, to make handmade blankets for sick or traumatized children for Project Linus National.  The Baltimore branch of the organization will donate the blankets to local hospitals like Kennedy Krieger Community Rehabilitation Center and other non-profits like the Ronald McDonald House.

Planet Fitness Grand Reopening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Planet Fitness Catonsville will be having a ribbon cutting with the Catonsville Chamber of Commerce for their grand reopening celebration on February 17th at 5:00pm. 92Q will be live with a special guest from the Oriole Bird and Testudo. Complimentary refreshments will be provided and giveaways and prizes will be held for items such as […]

Women’s Group Gives $24,000 in Charitable Grants to Local Organizations

Decade old Catonsville Women’s Giving Circle gave out $24,108 in grants to 21 local organizations in the Catonsville area this year.  Through the $250 membership dues, 89 donors were able to provide grant support to non-profits involved in mental health care, arts development, feeding and clothing impoverished families and protection of green space.  The Giving […]

Discover Local Restaurants at Taste of Catonsville

Check out some of Catonsville’s best restaurants and cafes at Taste of Catonsville 2020 hosted by the Catonsville Restaurant Association with proceeds benefiting League of Dreams.  Tickets are $50 each with table reservations of 8 available for $400. Participating Restaurants: Black Kettle Restaurant Catonsville Gourmet Chef Paolino Restaurant Dimitri’s International Grille Duesenberg’s American Cafe & […]

Faidley Seafood Plans Move Forward

Faidley Seafood who have been serving up delicious seafood from their Lexington Market location since 1886 has moved forward with their plans to open up a restaurant and event space in Catonsville.  The Baltimore County liquor board commissioners awarded a beer, wine and liquor license to the project on Monday allowing Damye Hahn, daughter of […]