Community Education 

Frederick Community College Alumni Picnic

Frederick Community College is hosting an Alumni Picnic on Saturday, October 6 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Enjoy live music and great food while you reconnect, network and meet new friends. This is a family-friendly event. BBQ lunch is available for purchase in advance, $10 per guest. Music courtesy of Frederick Air. The event will be held at FCC Student Center, 7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. RSVP online at or contact Laura Scafide at 301-846-2438.

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Elections Glade Valley Uncategorized 

Walkersville Re-Elects Incumbents and Four New Commissioners

Residents of the Town of Walkersville re-elected Burgess Chad Weddle and Commissioner Mary Ann Brodie-Ennis in the Town’s triennial elections Monday, September 10, 2018. Chad Weddle was first elected Commissioner in 1996, and elected Burgess in 2015. This will be Mr. Weddle’s second term as Burgess. Mary Ann Brodie-Ennis is currently serving her first term as Town Commissioner after being elected in 2015. Also elected as Town Commissioner were: Michael Bailey, Tom Gilbert, Michael McNiesh, and John Zimmerman. Residents turned out in much higher numbers than 2015; 672 of the…

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Elections Glade Valley 

Walkersville Candidates’ Forum Lets Citizens Hear from Candidates

The Town of Walkersville hosted a Candidates’ Forum last night at Town Hall. Candidates for Walkersville Burgess and Town Commissioners were all invited. All three of the Burgess candidates and ten of the eleven candidates for Town Commissioner participated; Burgess Candidate Russ Winch participated remotely, and Commissioner Candidate John Zimmerman could not attend. A crowd of approximately 100 citizens listened to each candidate give their five minute stump speech and ask for their vote in Monday’s election. Following the speeches, candidates mingled with voters.’s Publisher, Michael Kuster moderated and…

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Ernest Naundorf

Ernest Paul Naundorf, age 71, of Walkersville, passed away Monday, September 3, 2018, following a lengthy illness. Born November 24, 1946 in Frederick, he was the son of the late Paul Hans and Julia Faye Hill Naundorf. He was the husband of Phyllis Toms Naundorf and they would have celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on Sept. 5. Mr. Naundorf was a 1964 graduate of Walkersville High School. Following graduation, he served in theĀ U.S. Navy in Vietnam until 1970 as a Petty Officer 2nd Class, serving on the USS Hoel. He…

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Robert Davison Port for Walkersville Town Commissioner

 1.  Tell our readers about yourself (family, education, employment, community involvement, etc.): My Wife and I moved to Walkersville about 10 years ago and live in Sun Meadow. We have lived and worked in PA, CO, WA, CA, again in PA, MA, GA, and CA/HI. My degree is in Communications from the Bloomsburg University in PA. Currently retired and looking for an opportunity to serve my Community. I have served as community board member in GA and CA. Past President of Sun Meadow Community Assoc.Past member of Council at St…

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