| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:23 AM
The fence is gone, but a gate and the controversy remain.
Havre de Grace's Joe Fiocchi ended his "Save the Fence" effort on and around Commerce Street, taking down the much-contested barrier Wednesday morning.
What he did not remove, however, was a gate...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 12:15 PM
An in-house lawyer, who works for Harford County Executive David Craig and his administration, says Craig was within his rights to request reimbursement of more than $18,000 in legal fees Craig personally incurred after he hired outside counsel to...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Relay Elementary School started its Pennies for Patients drive Feb. 8 to benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society with hopes that its students would raise $1,200 in three weeks.
By the end of the drive on Feb. 29, the 532-student school had raised $5,...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 9:24 AM
The Havre de Grace City Council Monday approved, by a slim margin, a city revitalization and development loan, or RAD, to Mary Martin Ltd., for an antique postcard and supplies business at 230 N. Washington St.
The $100,000 passed by a vote of 3 to 1....
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:58 AM
The Havre de Grace city government once again finds itself wrongly in the position of acting as loan officer, bank board of directors and financier in a business matter.
The Havre de Grace city government once again finds itself wrongly in the position...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:10 AM
On Dec. 5, I read the Havre de Grace City Council agenda. Under new business, it read "RAD loan approval—Mary Martin Ltd." The amount of the loan, $100,000, was not posted. At this point it appeared that the loan approval was predetermined....
| Jun 21, 2008
Wallis Warfield Simpson, the Baltimore divorcee for whom the king of England gave up his throne, used to slip quietly into Sykesville to visit relatives, hoping the press would not follow.
And Betsy Patterson, whose whirlwind romance with and marriage to...
| Oct 2, 2011
Singer and songwriter Holly Williams, the granddaughter of country music giant Hank Williams, knew something big was up when Bob Dylan approached her at a gig several years ago and handed her a handful of song lyrics he wanted her to peruse.
| Apr 17, 2011
Former First Lady Nancy Reagan was reunited with old friends on Tuesday when she was guest of honor at the annual spring gathering of the Colleagues, a volunteer group that supports the Children's Institute in its work to help youngsters affected by...
| Dec 11, 2011
Ron Fletcher, a former dancer and choreographer who helped popularize the Pilates exercise system when he opened the first West Coast studio in 1972, died Tuesday at his home in Stonewall, Texas. He was 90.
The cause was congestive heart failure, said...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Volusia County Republicans have set up their headquarters at the 747 Building in Daytona Beach. The building owner is a pilot who refurbished theÂ historic schoolhouseÂ for office space, reopening it on Ridgewood Ave. (U.S. 1) with the 747 street num...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Nov. 8, 1960: Paul Coates is on vacation, so the Daily Mirror is substituting with Hollywood columnist Earl Wilson Mary Martin broke an arm warming up for "Peter Pan" on TV? I had no idea....