| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:35 AM
While it's unfortunate that the organization that served as a model for the community service requirement that is part of the public high school experience in Maryland no longer exists, there's something of a silver lining to the situation: the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:21 PM
The tradition of a community Thanksgiving dinner in Havre de Grace will continue this year, thanks to an outpouring of support from individuals, churches and businesses that has allowed organizers to close in on their fundraising goals.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:09 AM
About $3,000 has been raised so far for this year's Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Havre de Grace, but at least another $1,000 must be raised in the next week to determine if the event will take place.
"If I can get to $4,000, it's going to be a go,"...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:00 PM
It's a gorgeous September afternoon, and students at the SEED School of Baltimore are spending it just like countless peers across the country — donning their home colors to play a game of football.
Classmates drift across campus to watch, sitting...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:03 AM
The service group SMILES, for Service Makes an Individual's Life Extra Special, provided opportunities for Havre de Grace High School students to serve their community for 29 years and served as the model of Maryland's high school service credit...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:57 AM
Every year at Thanksgiving, locals knew they could enjoy a free dinner at Sam and Elsie's, a popular Route 1 restaurant and bar owned by the Watts family for more than 50 years.
Bar stools were removed to make room for the buffet, which typically...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Navy quarterback Rafi Montalvo remembers flying home to Florida on Thanksgiving Day last year, but the memories of what happened to him late that November night are still a little fuzzy.
It is probably for the best.
The last thing Montalvo recalls was...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:34 AM
Don has taken the elevator ride straight to Hell.
“Excuse me,” Don yells behind jail bars. “I shouldn’t be in here.”
Yes, he should. And not just for punching a minister, even if that hatemonger deserved it. (MLK, RFK and...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:33 PM
The Ravens won’t get their season-opening home game, like reigning Super Bowl champions have for the last decade. But they will play four prime-time games, including a Thanksgiving night showdown at home against the rival Pittsburgh Steelers, and...
| May 26, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Joseph R. Carlozo, a former Calvert Hall College High School football coach whose team had a legendary closing-seconds victory at Memorial Stadium on Thanksgiving Day in 1969, died of stroke complications May 20 at Forest Hill Health and Rehabilitation...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:15 AM
The Glenelg United Methodist Church Food Pantry will be open Saturday, Nov. 17. In October, the pantry served 29 families.
The growth has prompted the pantry to expand its hours each month, so it will now be open from 9 to 11 a.m. The pantry continues to...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Thursday morning, when Sue Schmincke preheats her ovens at Paul's Place, she'll kick off her 20th Thanksgiving at the Pigtown soup kitchen and community outreach center.
In those 20 years, Miss Sue (as she's known around the neighborhood) has served...