| Jul 18, 2011
| 6:01 PM
An article in the July 17, 1936, edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian discouraged businesses from displaying their wares on the sidewalk.
Arthur Shipley of Monumental Avenue, Lansdowne, died last Saturday, July 11, at St. Agnes'...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 3:19 PM
The illuminated duck will drop over Havre de Grace, Saturday, Dec. 31, with fireworks on the Havre de Grace Middle School grounds on Lewis Lane. Thank you Susquehanna Hose Company volunteers for continuing this tradition in Havre de Grace.
Happy New Year...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:57 AM
When Scott Hurst originally joined the Susquehanna Hose Company in Havre de Grace as a teenager back in 1991, he simply wanted to be part of a stellar softball team. “Initially I joined because I wanted to play softball and the fire department had a...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 6:26 AM
With the coming of each new year, many people get predictably festive and offer "Happy New Year" salutations to everyone they encounter.
In Havre de Grace, folks have real reasons to be festive, not the least of which is the annual New Year's Eve Duck...
| Jul 27, 2011
An article in the July 29, 1911 edition of The Argus reported fear of an impending storm may have caused the death of a woman traveling with her son.
Hastening home with her little boy to escape the storm Friday evening of last week, Mrs. Uriah Guy,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:29 PM
The first-ever Duck Dunk in Havre de Grace was a big hit on a sleet-y, slushy Saturday morning, and went off with only one small hitch.
The city's smaller version of the statewide Polar Bear Plunge drew 31 participants willing to jump into the freezing...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:45 AM
I try to follow the political discussion in the U.S. and am amazed how much effort it takes even to begin to be well-informed. If you are serious about being informed, you can't be the least bit lazy and depend on a couple of pundits to shape your world...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:55 PM
Michael W. Hester told police that he saw water rushing from his neighbor's back door in Dundalk June 22, 2010 and ran over to check on the 89-year-old woman, only to find her in a pool of her own blood, fatally stabbed.
But several officers and first...
| Jan 16, 2009
| 4:22 PM
That was bracing! Overnight lows ranged from around minus-8 degrees out in Garrett County, to about 11 degrees in Aberdeen. Here is a map with National Weather Service observer reports.We recorded a low of 10 degrees out on the WeatherDeck......
| Mar 17, 2014
What do you get when you combine a shepherd's hook meant for hanging plants with a short length of shiny stovepipe, a one-gallon plastic pot, a small metal hose clamp and a foot-long piece of wire?
Thanks to my clever husband Ralph, the answer is an...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:46 PM
It's pretty dramatic to turn on the news and see a raging river that's brought a flood of water 4 feet deep through someone's home. But what doesn't make the news — and what's far more likely to happen in your home — is water damage from a...
| Mar 7, 2014
Harlan and Fred's pioneer adventure began in the bitter cold of Jan. 30.
At 6 a.m. that day, Harlan's wife, Melanie, walked into the bathroom of their Arlington Heights bungalow. She returned to their bedroom with an announcement. They had no water....