State Funds For LARS And Laurel Boys And Girls Club

I recently wrote a post about how the Laurel Boys and Girls club (LBGC) needed $50,000 for operating expenses.   Well, according to the Laurel Gazette the state of Maryland has given both the LBGC and Laurel Advocacy and Recovery Services (LARS) $100,000 each.  This is great news for Laurel residents. The funds for the LBGC will be […]

Laurel Boys And Girl Club Needs Money

The Laurel Boys and Girls Club on Montgomery Ave in Laurel Maryland needs money.  According to the Laurel Gazette,  the club has asked the Laurel City Council for $50,000.  The bad economy has put stress on the Clubs finances. Unfortunately, the economy also makes it harder for the city of Laurel to help the club with […]

Its Time For The Bond Mill Elementary School Carnival

This is a great time of year for all residents in Laurel Maryland.  The weather is getting warmer and more outside events are taking place.  I hope you were able to get to the H20 Festival on Saturday. However if you missed that, don’t despair.  On May 16th the annual Bond Mill Carnival will be […]

Ten Of My Favorite Places In Laurel, Maryland

Having owned Laurel real estate for about 15 years now, I have become fond of several places in Laurel Maryland.  The following is the current list: Laurel Donut shop.  Taste one of their donuts and you will know why California Tortilla.  Love the music and food is always good Best Buy.  Ok, its really only […]

WSSC Offers Great FREE Activity For Families

WSSC is putting on a fun, educational and free event.  For those of us in Laurel Maryland this is great event right in our own back yard. Laurel (March 26, 2009 ): It’s Spring again…and in addition to providing the community with clean fresh water, the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) offers its customers and […]

Laurel, Maryland Museum

The other day I got an email form Karen Lubieniecki.  Karen is  the President of the Laurel Historical Society.  She was searching the internet for blogs on Laurel, Maryland and came across mine.  Needless to say she was impressed. Karen also apprised me of the Laurel Museum located at 817 Main Street in Laurel.  The […]

Home Sales In Laurel, Maryland

Today we will look at the absorption rate for Laurel real estate in Prince Georges County. In the past I have used the term absorption rate to indicate how many homes are selling in the first thirty days on the market in a given area.  I am going to do something a little different today […]

Town Hall Meeting Wednesday The 25th Of March

For everyone who owns Laurel, Md. real estate , this is an important event you do not want to miss. District 1 TOWN HALL MEETING With Councilman Tom Dernoga Vice Chair, Prince George’s County Council Wednesday March 25th, 7:00 p.m. Martin Luther King, Jr. MS 4545 Ammendale Road Beltsville, MD 20705 §       Discuss FY 2010 […]

The University Of Maryland Terripans In March Madness

For all of us in Laurel Maryland who are Maryland Terripan fans today is a big day.  Today at 2:55 PM the University of Maryland’s mens basketball team tips off against the University of California.  Maryland is a ten seed and California is a seven seed. If Maryland gets past California, they will probably play […]

Laurel City Maryland Proposes New Election Procedures

Laurel Maryland is trying to improve its’ election procedures. According to the local papers, the last election in Laurel Maryland had a very low voter turnout.  A proposal has been put forth that would increase the number of wards from two to four.  Each ward would elect its own representative.  It is hoped decreasing the […]