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  • More about the Aberdeen Room activities

    Last week we talked about recent donors to the Aberdeen Room. Since we wrote, more information items have arrived that we want to acknowledge. Ruth Peters brought in a scrapbook that was found in the old Southern Methodist Church on West Bel Air Avenue....
  • Perryville's Spring Fling is coming up May 17

    Perryville's Spring Fling is May 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of the Community Fire Company of Perryville, 920 Principio Furnace Road (Route 7), Perryville. It is sponsored by the Greater Perryville Chamber of Commerce. For additional...
  • Decoy Festival, War of 1812 draw visitors to HdG for big weekend

    Decoy Festival, War of 1812 draw visitors to HdG for big weekend
    Thousands of people will flock to Havre de Grace this weekend for one of Harford County's biggest events of the year, when the 33rd annual Decoy and Wildlife Art Festival returns for three days. The event includes more than 140 artists exhibiting...
  • Mah-jongg exhibit runs at Jewish Museum

    Mah-jongg exhibit runs at Jewish Museum
    As Judy Greiner strolled through San Francisco's Chinatown in the mid-20th century, she couldn't help noticing that the bespectacled Jewish bubbes and tattooed Asian gamblers were eyeing one another with wary respect. You wouldn't want to meet a...
  • April brings showers, opening of Susquehanna Museum of HdG

    It's April showers, dear readers, but things to do are stacking up. The Susquehanna Museum of Havre de Grace at the Lockhouse reopens April 12, 1 to 5 p.m. for the season. Free admission. Contact 410-939-5780, lockhousemuseum@gmail.com or http://www....
  • Port's Tome School added to sites for annual River Sweep cleanup

    Good news! The 14th Annual Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway River Sweep will add a new site to the usual waterfront scouring. This year, The Tome School campus on the Bainbridge property, will benefit from the shoreline and roadside clean-up. The...
  • Robert Dwight

    Robert Dwight
    Robert Lenox Dwight, a retired engineer who founded the National Electronics Museum and was active in the Assateague Coastal Trust and the Cylburn Arboretum, died of pneumonia March 22 at Baywoods of Annapolis. He was 91 and had lived on Gibson Island....
  • Colors and aromas of spring at Daffodil Day [Mostly Main Street]

    At long last it seems safe to revel in daffodils, tulips and crocuses. The day after our last surprise snow fall at the end of March, I was delighted to see crocuses blooming where just the day before there was a pile of snow. If, like me, you are...
  • Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad memorabilia again being sought

    Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad memorabilia again being sought
    The annual search is on for photos and other types of memorabilia relating to the Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad and its narrow gauge predecessors. Members of the Old Line Museum in Delta, Pa., and other Ma & Pa buffs, collectively calling...
  • Good Friday schedule and closings

    Good Friday schedule and closings
    This schedule will be in effect Friday, April 18: Government offices Closed in Anne Arundel and Carroll counties, and in Baltimore City and Annapolis. Open in Baltimore, Frederick, Harford and Howard counties. Courts Open in all jurisdictions....
  • Harford County attractions funded by General Assembly, but not fully

    Harford County attractions funded by General Assembly, but not fully
    As the tourism community continues to grow in Harford County, several go-to historical and educational attractions in the county requested state funding during the 2014 legislative session in Annapolis. The requests, including those for the Harford de...
  • Baltimore arts groups receive more than $2.5 million in NEA grants

    Baltimore arts groups receive more than $2.5 million in NEA grants
    Nine Baltimore arts groups, including the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Artscape, have received a total of nearly $2.53 million in grants from the National Endowment for the Arts. The grants, announced Wednesday, included...