Glyndon, Maryland 21071

News and announcements about historic Glyndon, Maryland.
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Graffiti

  • July 26, 2013 6:37 am

There has been an increasing amount of graffiti showing up on Railroad Avenue.  The county was called on Friday 7/26/2013 to report the stop signs that have been painted.  They will replace the stop signs.  Unfortunately the graffiti on private property will need to be cleaned up by the property owner.   Please keep your eyes open especially during the night hours and report suspicious activity to the Baltimore County Police Department.

 

 

Dinner in the Park at Glyndon Station Park

  • July 1, 2013 6:56 pm

Join us for another great Dinner in the Park from 5:30 pm until 7:00 pm on

  • Sunday July 21st
  • Sunday August 18th and
  • Sunday September 22nd.

Bring your family, friends and dinner to enjoy  with your neighbors.  You can also bring games and find friendly competition at the park.  GCA and HGI will provide Drinks and Desert.

Annual Forth of July of Parade

  • June 26, 2013 4:52 am

Join us for our annual 4th of July Parade.  Parade begins on Albright Avenue at 1o am.  Get out your Red, White and Blue, decorate bicycles, wagons, tractors,  carriages, skateboards and come for the celebration.   After the parade join us for the celebration,cookies and drink.  Special Thanks to Bud Piccirilli and David Hughes for the flags that keep appearing on Glyndon streets.  What a great touch.

Glyndon Honored as BEST County Community

  • May 30, 2013 4:17 pm

Baltimore Magazines includes Glyndon in the top places to live in Baltimore County.Countyy Executive and other officials congratulate GCA president Rose Mooney.County Executive Kevin Kamenetz recently recognized Glyndon as one of the County’s “BEST” neighborhoods. The recogniztion followed Baltimore Magazine naming Glyndon as one of the Best Places to Live. In the magazine’s April edition,  Glyndon was honored for Top Neighborhood and Best-Kept Secret.

County Executive Kamenetz honored the top communities on Tuesday May 28, 1 p.m. in Towson at the Historic Court House.  GCA president Rose Mooney attended.

Weed and Feed- Glyndon Station Park – June 8th 10 am

  • May 30, 2013 3:31 pm
Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s time to prepare our park, Glyndon Station Park, for the summer season. Please join the GCA Park Committee and your neighbors for a “weed and feed” next Saturday, June 8th, 10 a.m. at the park on Railroad Avenue.
 Leo Ottey, will prepare a special breakfast and other breakfast goodies,  Some will be pleased to hear that there may also be scrapple.
Lee Ottey grills breakfast sandwiches.
This will be a heavy park cleanup. If you have pruners, loppers, wheel barrow, shovel and and other garden tools, please bring them. the committee will provide lawn and leaf bags.
See you in the park next Saturday,
Elise Armacost & Barbara Whitman,Park Committee Co-Chairs

 

Dinner in the Park – Sunday June 9th.

  • May 30, 2013 3:28 pm

GCA and HGI are sponsoring Dinner in the Park.  Please join us on Sunday June 9th from 4 – 8 pm in Glyndon Station Park to meet your neighbors.  Enjoy a spring evening dinner and get to know whats going on in Glyndon  If you know of a new family in Glyndon please email us at GCA_pres@yahoo.com with their name and address.  You bring a picnic lunch and we will provide refreshments and desert.  Bring checkers or your  chess set and challenge some of your neighbors.   We will send them a personal invitation to join us for this great event.  Rain Date – TBD

GCA Spring General Meeting – Wed May 22nd, 2013 – 7 – 9 pm at GVFD

  • May 22, 2013 5:15 am

Join us at the Glyndon Volunteer Fire Department for our Spring General Meeting.  The agenda is as follows:

  Call Meeting to Order
2. Introductions
3. Current Business
– Associate Member Vote
– Upcoming Events
– Glyndon Station Park
–  Glyndon VFD
–  Obrecht Vacancies
– Glyndon Post Office
– HGI collaboration
– HGI Clean up of RR Avenue
– Glyndonmd.us Web Site
– BGE Tree Program
4.  New Business
5 Adjourn

 

 

BGE Tree Give Away – while they last

  • May 14, 2013 12:18 pm

Edgar Allan Poe Comes Alive!

  • May 11, 2013 7:03 pm

Come meet Edgar Allan Poe in a one-man show at the Historic Emory Grove Hotel on Wednesday, May 15, 7:30 – 9 p.m. Sponsored by Historic Glyndon, Inc., entertainer Scott Craig Jones of Shanandoah, Va., becomes Poe and humorously reminices about his life and death while performing various Poe masterworks.

The program is free to HGI members and their children. Donations for non-members are $10 for adults and $5 for students 18 and under. Includes light refreshments.

Information:

HGI: Ann O’Niell, annboneill @ gmail.com

Scott Craig Jones / travelingjonestheater.com

“Weed & Feed” at Glyndon Station Park Saturday, May 18

  • May 11, 2013 7:27 am

Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s time to prepare our park, Glyndon Station Park, for the summer season. Please join the GCA Park Committee and your neighbors for a “weed and feed” next Saturday, May 18, 10 a.m. at the park on Railroad Avenue.

Thanks in advance to Leo Ottey, who has agreed to prepare his special egg-and-biscuit sandwiches and other breakfast goodies for us. Some will be pleased to hear that there may also be scrapple.

Lee Ottey grills breakfast sandwiches.

This will be a heavy park cleanup. If you have pruners, loppers and and other garden tools, please bring them. the committee will provide lawn and leaf bags.

See you in the park next Saturday,

Elise Armacost & Barbara Whitman,Park Committee Co-Chairs