| Jan 7, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Before Harford County entertains even a notion of levying a fire tax to support the local volunteer fire and ambulance service, the citizens need to have full access to the local fire company books.
During a recent meeting of a county government...
| Jan 10, 2014
It's frigid January, dear readers,
Calling all polar bears! Joe Kochenderfer will lead Havre de Grace's polar team to brave frigid temperatures on Saturday at 10 a.m. for a "Frost Bite Walk of the North Park Trail." This guided Ice Age nature and...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Six people were displaced by a fire that caused heavy damage to their Riverside home Wednesday morning.
It was the latest four catastrophic fires in the county since Saturday amid snow followed by record low temperatures.
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:20 PM
A Havre de Grace motorist was saved from plunging into the waters off Tydings Park Saturday afternoon when the front of his car hit a city-owned barge resting in its slip.
Scotty Hurst, fire chief of the Susquehanna Hose Company of Havre de Grace,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:28 PM
It's time to get cold to help Havre de Grace to keep from burning.
The third annual Susquehanna Hose Company Duck Dunk, a fundraising event with the look and feel of a Polar Bear Plunge, is planned for 8 to 10 a.m. this Saturday, Jan. 18, at the Havre de...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:05 AM
For veteran dunkers, wading into the frigid waters off of the Havre de Grace Yacht Basin for the Susquehanna Hose Company's annual Duck Dunk does not get any easier on the second or third go-round.
No," Jami Gomez, of Havre de Grace, said when asked...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 5:12 PM
It is a chilling tale of winter, one that in ghost-story fashion begins with a sign that all is not right. Maybe there's a damp spot spreading ominously across a wall, or faint sounds that grow louder and more insistent.
"I heard water dripping," Liz...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:06 PM
A two-alarm fire, which started in a business in downtown Havre de Grace, sent two firefighters and an EMS volunteer to the hospital on Valentine's Day night, according to Scott Hurst, chief of the Susquehanna Hose Company.
Two firefighters, both with...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 1:00 PM
First Fridays will remain a single monthly event in Havre de Grace, for now.
At their meeting Tuesday night, Havre de Grace City Council members unanimously approved an application to hold the city's First Fridays event on the first Friday of every...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 8:06 PM
A Carroll County volunteer firefighter was flown to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center after a hose burst and struck him Friday afternoon at a fire scene, officials said.
The injuries are not life-threatening, said Byron Welker, assistant chief of the...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:46 AM
As a long time resident of Harford County, I am proud of the beautiful parks and outdoor amenities that are available to the public. I enjoy hiking in the Rocks, biking with my children, play dates at Annie's Playground and running with my dog,...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 8:24 AM
It's almost the end of 2013 and in Havre de Grace that means it's time for another New Year's Eve celebration tonight, Tuesday.
As has happened nearly every year since the millennium, a duck and fireworks will be part of the turn of the year, a...