Holiday celebration dates scheduled
FUNKSTOWN -- Funkstown's Halloween Parade will be Thursday, Oct. 28, starting at 6 p.m., town officials decided Monday night.
Trick-or-treat will be Friday, Oct. 29, from 6 to 8 p.m.
An Olde Tyme Christmas meeting will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, upstairs at Town Hall, Councilman Richard L. Gaver said.
Town buys 'ducks'
FUNKSTOWN -- The Funkstown Town Council voted 6-0 Monday night to donate $100 to the Funkstown Volunteer Fire Co.'s duck race fundraiser.
The money will be used to buy plastic ducks or chances to win the duck race, Mayor Paul N. Crampton Jr. said after the meeting. Any winnings the town earns will be donated to a local charity, he said.