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Pet of the Week: Brewski

Posted by on Jan 22nd, 2015 in Best Pals, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Pet of the Week: Brewski

Check out this fluffy pup! His name is Brewski, and he’s looking for his forever home. He’s a 4 year old neutered corgi/spaniel mix. Swing by the Carroll County Humane Society today to visit Brewski and all of his other puppy pals!

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Producer Tip Week #3 | DIY Boom Pole

Posted by on Jan 22nd, 2015 in CMC Tips and Tricks, News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Producer Tip Week #3 | DIY Boom Pole

If you are in dire need of a quick boom pole because your lavaliers are malfunctioning, you can make your own for less than $30.  Anything you do not have around the house can be found at your local hardware store.  The things you will need include:  A broomstick/swiffer handle/ any pole with a 1.25” screw end, T-Joint PVC pipe 2”, PVC Bushing 1.5”, PVC Bushing 1.25”, PVC cement, Easy Cable Clips, Cable/Zip Ties, and rubber bands. If the picture is not enough, then check out this video that gives you a step-by-step assembly of the boom pole...

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Producer Tip Week #2 | Jib on the Fly

Posted by on Jan 16th, 2015 in CMC Tips and Tricks, News/Blog | 0 comments

Producer Tip Week #2 | Jib on the Fly

Inexpensive jib or crane substitutes: When creating a great sense of space or showing the audience a great expanse of land, nothing beats a tall pan from a camera mounted onto a jib or crane. Just think of all of the great movement over landscapes from the Lord Of The Rings films. Who has the money for a large and space consuming jib though? Here are a couple of cheap substitutes to compete with those professionals with too much money on their hands:   A telescoping painter’s pole A flag pole Extendable handle Swiffer or mop Pool net...

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Counselor of the Year award

Posted by on Jan 16th, 2015 in Celebrate, News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Counselor of the Year award

The Maryland School Counselor Association (MSCA) recognized Lisa Spera from Ebb Valley Elementary School with the 2015 elementary level Maryland School Counselor of the Year award. Lisa Spera demonstrates leadership, collaboration, and advocacy. She has been instrumental in the system-wide committees on character development and suicide prevention. She has instituted a “Report Card Clinic” to aid students in improving their academic performance. She conducts a “Yellow Zone Challenge” to provide early intervention for students who are starting...

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Twelfth Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

Posted by on Jan 15th, 2015 in News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Twelfth Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast

The Carroll County NAACP Branch No. 7014 hosted the Twelfth Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast on Saturday, January 10, 2015. The program featured guest speaker, Dr. Carla D. Hayden, CEO Enoch Pratt Free Library. In addition, the Carroll County NAACP presented several awards. The “Living the Dream” Award was presented to outstanding local High school students and  Stephen Guthrie, Superintendent of Carroll County Public Schools, was honored for being selected as Maryland Superintendent of the Year for 2015. Guthrie...

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KENNETH GONCZ PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

Posted by on Jan 15th, 2015 in Celebrate, News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

KENNETH GONCZ PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR

The Maryland School Counselor Association (MSCA) recognized Westminster High School’s Kenneth Goncz as Principal of the Year. Principal Goncz works tirelessly for the benefit of all students and consistently challenges students to the highest standards. He supports and commits to a strong School Counseling action plan which underpins the eight components of college and career readiness. Kenneth Goncz challenges school counselors to be the most outstanding professionals who strive to meet the needs of all students.       Do you...

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State of the County with the Carroll County Commissioners

Posted by on Jan 13th, 2015 in News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

State of the County with the Carroll County Commissioners

On Tuesday, January 13th The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce held their annual State of the County Address. The Carroll Board of Commissioners addressed the business community on current issues affecting the county. The event was held at the Carroll Arts Center in Westminster. Filmed by Chris Swam, Carroll County Government, Channel 24. For more Carroll County Government programs visit https://www.youtube.com/user/CarrollCountyGov     Commissioners: Dist. 1 Taneytown/Manchester Stephen Wantz Dist. 2 Hampstead/Finksburg Richard...

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Taneytown Business Breakfast

Posted by on Jan 13th, 2015 in News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Taneytown Business Breakfast

Taneytown Business Breakfast is held once a month at the Thunderhead Bowling Alley in Taneytown.  It gives local businesses a chance to meet over some delicious food and share updates on their business as well as collaborate with other businesses in the...

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2015 Legislative Breakfast with the Carroll Delegation

Posted by on Jan 8th, 2015 in News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

2015 Legislative Breakfast with the Carroll Delegation

Watch coverage of this informative event hosted by the Carroll County Chamber of Commerce to meet the representatives of Carroll County’s Annapolis Delegation. Each representative was given an opportunity to speak, followed by a question and answer session from those attending the event....

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Special Presentation to the Disabled American Veterans of Carroll County

Posted by on Dec 23rd, 2014 in News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Special Presentation to the Disabled American Veterans of Carroll County

Mike “Maddog” Sater was presented with a house resolution by District 5 Delegate Susan Krebs recognizing the efforts of Maddog and all of the veterans serving our country.  This was a surprise visit from Delegate Krebs during a production of a Carroll County Toastmasters meeting held at the Community Media Center in Westminster...

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Mt. Airy Tree Lighting

Posted by on Dec 12th, 2014 in News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Mt. Airy Tree Lighting

The town of Mt. Airy kicks off the holiday season with the Christmas tree lit, a visit from Santa, and a holiday greeting from Mayor Patrick Rockinberg and Peter Helt, Town Council member. Watch this festive...

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Pet of the Week: Klaus

Posted by on Jan 9th, 2015 in News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Pet of the Week: Klaus

Klaus is a 9 year old neutered male. He’s a wonderful domestic long hair that’s ready to cuddle! Stop by the Carroll County Humane Society to see Klaus and all of his kitty friends today.     Humane Society of Carroll County 410-848-4810 or 410-875-5379 http://www.carr.org/humane/index.htm

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