1. EVENT >> CrossLife Community Church in Elkridge will be hosting the third annual “Give Where You Live 5K” Sunday morning. The race will benefit the Elkridge Food Pantry and Garden.
2. FUN FACT >> Elizabeth Janney, Patch editor and author of “Elkridge,” writes that Elk Ridge was not recognized as a town by the Maryland General Assembly until 1734, even though it had been in existence for long before then.
3. NEWS NEARBY >> A somber memorial was held Wednesday morning to remember 9/11 at Centennial Park in Howard County.
4. SAVE THE DATE >> The Greater Elkridge Community Association will hold an open meeting on Sept. 26 at the Stained Glass Pub.
5. PATCH TIP >> Do you know of an event coming up in Elkridge? Add it to our community calendar on Patch: http://elkridge.patch.com/events