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  • Two homeowners receive keys to their new homes

    Two homeowners receive keys to their new homes
    During the week of June 4 to 8, Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna and Richmond American Homes built two new homes in Aberdeen from the ground up as part of Habitat for Humanity's Home Builders Blitz 2012. This nationwide project built, renovated and...
  • Havre de Grace sums up storm costs

    Havre de Grace sums up storm costs
    Havre de Grace spent $28,409 on Hurricane Irene and $12,814 on Tropical Storm Lee, public works director Larry Parks reported at Monday night's city council meeting. He said the city removed 46 truckloads of debris from the hurricane and 18 from the...
  • HdG mural: 'It's the talk of the town'

    HdG mural: 'It's the talk of the town'
    "It's the talk of the town," Shawn Forton said as twilight was setting on another of his masterpieces in Havre de Grace. His mural, painted on a wall that was the north side of the foundation of the city's long-time abandoned train station, is just off...
  • Column: New HdG mural is a piece worth noticing

    Column: New HdG mural is a piece worth noticing
    I've long said the creative side of my brain doesn't work. I honestly believe that. People have told me I must have to have some creativity to be able to write for a living, but I beg to differ. I can sit down with someone and ask all the right questions...
  • Breathtaking Havre de Grace mural dedicated

    Breathtaking Havre de Grace mural dedicated
    More than 70 people, including leaders and members of the Susquehanna Hose Company, Havre de Grace city officials and many citizens gathered behind the fire company's No. 1 Fire House Friday afternoon to formally dedicate a breathtaking public mural....
  • Cementos Argos considera activos de Holcim y Lafarge: reporte

    BOGOTÁ (Reuters) - La colombiana Cementos Argos analiza la posibilidad de adquirir activos que venderán Holcim Ltd y Lafarge en América Latina, especialmente los de Brasil y México, aunque aún no se ha concretado ninguna negociación, dijo a un diario...
  • IDOT proposes improvements to unsafe intersection

     IDOT proposes improvements to unsafe intersection
    The Illinois Department of Transportation is proposing adding traffic signals, new sidewalks and better drainage to the intersection of 47th Street and East Avenue in La Grange. The intersection is in the top 5 percent of the most dangerous in the state...
  • Quarry owner says blasting didn't cause tremor

    Quarry owner says blasting didn't cause tremor
    A construction material company acknowledged that it was blasting at its quarry in McCook on Monday, but officials deny the activity caused a tremor that sent shock waves through the western suburbs and caused some minor damage. Jeff Sieg, a spokesman...
  • Geological Survey: Tremors in western suburbs likely from quarry blast, not earthquake

    Geological Survey: Tremors in western suburbs likely from quarry blast, not earthquake
    Blasting at a quarry sent tremors through the western suburbs shortly after noon today, causing buildings to shake and many people to believe they had been hit by an earthquake, officials said. The blasting was strong enough to register 3.2 on...
  • Fen ecosystem in Elgin a treat and a treasure

    Fen ecosystem in Elgin a treat and a treasure
    Bluff Spring Fen was on my list for years. Time and again, when I asked fellow nature lovers to suggest a truly special experience in the Chicago area's wilderness, they sang the praises of Bluff Spring Fen Nature Preserve. A rare ecosystem, a...
  • Azusa voters approve mining operation in hills above San Gabriel Valley

     
    Voters in Azusa have approved a rock mining company’s plan to dig into the foothills above the San Gabriel Valley, an operation that residents in neighboring cities say will scar the mountainside, worsen air quality and cut off access to......
  • San Bernardino bankrupt: Blame pet projects, not labor, union says

     
    San Bernardino's labor unions pushed back at the suggestion that lucrative labor agreements were forcing the city to seek bankruptcy protection – and instead blamed city officials for frittering away money....