Celebrations Community Glade Valley 

Frederick County to Commemorate 275th Anniversary with Jubilee Celebration

Frederick County will celebrate its official founding on June 10 with the 275th Anniversary Jubilee, being held from 3 to 10 p.m. at Utica District Park. The Jubilee will be organized into several activity areas corresponding to the key areas of focus for the 275th year. These include an Agriculture area, a Business & Economy section, Changing Communities & Education, (community and culture stage), Foundations & Tourism, the Great Outdoors, and Government & Transportation areas, and Looking Forward, Today & Tomorrow, (the main stage).  The event will include many family-friendly…

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Frederick County Council Designates First Rural Historic District in the State

Frederick County established the first locally designated rural historic district in the State of Maryland this week when the Frederick County Council authorized the Peace & Plenty Rural Historic District at their April 4, 2023 meeting. The district, roughly bounded by Detrick Road, Old Annapolis Road, Green Valley Road, and Old National Pike, was designated to the Frederick County Register of Historic Places.   “The Peace and Plenty Rural Historic District is a wonderfully intact rural landscape that illustrates our agricultural heritage in the eastern part of Frederick County,” County…

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Glade Valley Government 

Frederick County Volunteer Fire & Rescue to Hold Association Annual Awards Recognition Ceremony

The Frederick County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association and Ladies Auxiliary will hold their 30th Annual Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 17, 2023. The event will be held at the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company located at 79 West Frederick Street in Walkersville, MD, beginning at 7:00 p.m. This ceremony is to recognize the dedicated men and women of the Frederick County Volunteer Fire and Rescue Service and Auxiliaries for their extraordinary accomplishments, courage, and lifetime achievements in making Frederick County a safer place to live and work. All are welcome…

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