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No cause for alarm in ATF controlled explosions

SYKESVILLE — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will conduct a post blast investigation school at the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commission center in Sykesville, Oct. 5-9, and will set off controlled explosions as part of the training.

On Oct. 6 and Oct. 7, explosives will be detonated at the driver training facility on Slacks Road in the afternoon, after 1 p.m., officials said. There is a possibility that additional detonations will also take place after 1 p.m. on Oct. 8.

Partnership launches Web page for flu information

WESTMINSTER — The Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County has unveiled a flu information Web page with facts about seasonal and the H1N1 (swine) flu. The page features links to resources such as flu immunization locations, prevention, downloadable guides and a flu immunization calendar.

The page is part of The Partnership's Web site, www.HealthyCarroll.org.

Arc of Carroll to host seminar on Social Security

WESTMINSTER -- The Arc of Carroll County will host a seminar, "Acquiring and Maintaining Social Security Benefits for People with Developmental Disabilities," on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Carroll County Youth Services Bureau, 59 Kate Wagner Road, Westminster.

The seminar is free for members of The Arc, $5 for nonmembers. Registration is requested; contact Lisa Albin at 410-848-4124 ext. 146 or lalbin@arccarroll.com.


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