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Earth Day

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Top Earth Day Articles

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  • Veterans from Perry Point entertained by VFW auxiliary in Port [Port Deposit]

    The Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW Post 8185 entertained the Perry Point veterans on Sunday, April 14 at the post home at 520 Susquehanna River Road. Kathy Heaton and her crew provided a scrumptious meal followed by music provided by DJ Bob Cross. The ladies...
  • Mother Nature's lessons bring generations of flowers [Aberdeen]

    What we know of what Mother Nature provides in the spring has come to us over years of watching for the emergence of spring flowers, the scampering of the squirrels, and the change in the songs of the birds. We like the idea of knowing when each...
  • It's time to clean up along the Susquehanna in Havre de Grace this weekend

    Time for spring cleaning, dear readers, The Havre de Grace department of public works sponsors clean-up days April 20 and 27 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Havre de Grace Community Center, 100 Lagaret Lane for Havre de Grace residents. For details,...
  • Restoring prayer garden is Hannah Roberts Girl Scout project [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    In October 2011, Marriotts Ridge High School student Hannah Roberts told in this column how she earned her Girl Scout Silver Award by teaching preschoolers at her church, First Evangelical Lutheran in Ellicott City, ways in which they could worship...
  • Farming and the environment [Letter]

    Editor: Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has led to enormous growth in understanding the consequences we face if we do not take care of our natural resources. It has led to more action to protect our planet's land, water, air, wildlife and human...
  • Catonsville organizations gear up for Earth Day

    Catonsville organizations gear up for Earth Day
    With Earth Day just around the corner on April 22, Catonsville organizations are gearing up to show their concern for the environment. The Benjamin Banneker Park and Museum on Oella Avenue is hosting an Earth Day celebration and the Children's Home on...
  • Three stages and plenty of action at Spring Celebration [Mostly Main Street]

    Three stages and plenty of action at Spring Celebration [Mostly Main Street]
    Mark your calendar for the big blasty Spring Celebration coming to the historic district on Saturday, April 20. Sponsored by the Ellicott City Business Association, this event promises to be legendary. Plans are for three stages set up for live music...
  • Test drive electric and hybrid cars at Green Day [Russett]

    Happy Earth Day! Monday, April 22, we celebrate Earth Day. Did you know the first Earth Day was held April 22, 1970, and in the 1990s it went global? No matter how big or small, we can all make a difference, not just on Earth Day but everyday....
  • Take back the planet, and not just on Earth Day

    Take back the planet, and not just on Earth Day
    For over 40 years, Earth Day has sent a powerful message: that each of us has both the capacity and the duty to support the environment that sustains us. This is certainly a message that dedicated conservationists can get behind, but what about everyday...
  • Port Deposit area news

    Hope you are all up to your necks in jelly beans, chocolate bunnies and Peeps! Happy Birthday to Michael Smith Jr. as he celebrated on March 30. And Sara Bryanne Stanley enjoyed birthday greetings on March 31. Mike Lowe, N. Main Street, added a year to...
  • Susquehanna River clean up day planned April 20

    Susquehanna River clean up day planned April 20
    Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway's 13th annual River Sweep, a volunteer shoreline and roadside clean-up in honor of Earth Day, is planned in Havre de Grace, Perryville and Port Deposit plus on Garrett Island for April 20, a Saturday. Registration...
  • Lack of crowd fails to diminish Carroll County commissioner's fervor regarding school budget

    Acknowledging the sparse turn-out of about a dozen residents at his March 18 Town Hall Community Meeting at the South Carroll Senior Center, in Eldersburg, County Commissioner Doug Howard jokingly confessed that he'd considered ways to drum up more...