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Todd Field

A little tree can't stop a group of kids from playing on their field

I wouldn't call it often, but every now and then, as I'm driving from my home in Havre de Grace to the office in Bel Air, something stirs my interest enough to make me write about it. Tuesday was one of those.

A main part of my route is Route 22 of course and it was on that stretch of road that took me back to nearly 40 years ago.

A little past Prospect Mill Road, the tree cutters were getting in place to trim or cut down trees that have grown into power lines above. I noticed a group of men standing and looking upward in front of one particular house along that stretch. I'm not sure it was purely the tree trimmers or if the homeowner, who probably planted the tree in question...