| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:24 AM
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...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 4:40 AM
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...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:10 AM
"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...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 7:00 AM
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...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 3:41 PM
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....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:33 AM
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...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:40 AM
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...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:24 PM
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...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:47 PM
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...
| Jul 10, 2013
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...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Voters in Azusa have approved a rock mining companyâs 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......
| Jul 11, 2012
| 4:37 PM
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....