| Jul 6, 2014
| 2:17 PM
William Goldsborough Helfrich III, who helped with the operation and management of a handful of downtown restaurants, died June 21 in La Jolla, Calif., after suffering multiple organ failure. He was 38.
Born in Arlington Heights, Ill., Mr. Helfrich ...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:58 AM
Harford County's annual Farm Fair will be far from the only game in town for Harford residents during the moth of August, when multiple festivals are scheduled around the county during the first two weeks of the month.
The 27th Annual Harford County...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Boy Scout Troop 72 just returned from a fun week at summer camp. Members Michael Baker, Kyle Faulconer and Jeffrey Knight-Griffin especially enjoyed learning how to safely ride ATV's.
This active troop, led by Matthew Mader, meets on Thursday evenings...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Figuring out Route 32
"Protests downgrading of 32: M.G. Ellingswoth, of Ellingsworth Realty, Jessup, developers of the County's first industrial park, in a letter to the commissioners said in the newspaper article (Court House Caps. June 9)...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Building a new faith community isn't easy, as members of St. Timothy's Church have found.
Since members of the formerly Episcopal congregation voted to join the Catholic Church in February 2013, they've lost their historic church and seen friends go...
| Jul 25, 2014
This is it, dear readers,
The last Havre de Grace Arts Commission summer concert tonight (Friday) at 7:30 p.m. in Tydings Park. The 229th Army Band will perform the last concert of the season free and open to the public. Since July is National Picnic...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Mary W. Robinson, a former Towson resident who worked in real estate sales, died July 4 at Morningside of Charlottesville, a Charlottesville, Va., assisted-living facility, of complications from multiple falls. She was 81.
The daughter of Frank Herman...
| Jul 18, 2014
Hello dear readers!
July is National Hot Dog Month. It is also national blueberry, lasagna, pickle, baked beans and cell phone courtesy month. Phone friends and family to organize a picnic (Yes, July is National Picnic Month, too) at the Havre de Grace...
| Jun 20, 2014
Celebrate World Vegan Day today (Friday) dear readers,
Visit Saturday's farmer's market 9 a.m to noon, 450 Pennington Ave. near the visitor center.
Aha, June 23 is Let it Go Day. Let's celebrate by going to this evening's free concert in Tydings...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 3:00 AM
NEWBURY, England -- World War I began as most wars do with patriotic fervor and predictions of a quick end. It lasted four years.
While the match igniting the "war to end all wars" was lit by the assassination of Austria's Archduke Ferdinand on June 28,...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Happy Mother's Day, dear readers,
If you are a mom or a grandmother, you hopefully will celebrate Sunday surrounded by loved ones. Mother's Day is the single most popular day to dine out – how about a Havre de Grace restaurant – or make long...
| May 14, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Leonard A. Siems, founder of Siems Rental & Sales Co. Inc., a heavy construction equipment rental firm, died May 7 of a heart attack at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 86.
"He enjoyed the equipment rental business and wanted to become a...