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Lent

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  • Concord Point Lighthouse seeking volunteers for the season

    Change your clocks, dear readers! Sunday is Daylight Savings Time – set your clocks forward one hour, or you will be like the white rabbit in "Alice in Wonderland," late for a very important date. Grace Place Serving Center will serve a free,...
  • Share lessons of Lent during fellowship hours at churches [Column]

    Walking the path leading us to Holy Week is more meaningful when shared with fellow believers. The Greater Lansdowne Interfaith Partnership provides a way by hosting Wednesday evening get-togethers throughout the 40 days of Lent, with potluck suppers at 6...
  • Havre de Grace Mardi Gras parade a nice new tradition [Commentary]

    The only questions six years ago when the tradition started in Havre de Grace were why had no one thought of it before, and why did so few people show up for the first one. This year, the event drew a reasonably healthy crowd that was very well-behaved,...
  • Ravens — and Super Bowl parties — still talked about [Rodgers Forge]

    The Ravens — our champions! They are still topics of discussion as are those Super Bowl parties. Mary Lee and Dick Hilgartner divided their time between parties. They had great fun with friends from St. Pius X, out in Phoenix, for the first half...
  • Look for Full Snow Moon, International Space Station in night sky this week

    Look for Full Snow Moon, International Space Station in night sky this week
    The moon reaches its “fullest” phase at 3:26 p.m. today, so when it rises at about 6:05 p.m., it will be shining brightly, with clear skies expected. The International Space Station will meanwhile make a few passes over Maryland this week, but...
  • St. Philip's to bring Ashes to Go to Laurel MARC commuters on Ash Wednesday

    St. Philip's to bring Ashes to Go to Laurel MARC commuters on Ash Wednesday
    In a new twist on a centuries-old tradition, St. Philip's Episcopal Church will offer Ashes to Go at the Laurel MARC station during the morning commute on Ash Wednesday. From 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. on Feb. 13, the Rev. Sheila McJilton will be available on...
  • In Dublin news, community council to meet, Wheels for Work seeking vehicle donations

    The Darlington/ Dublin Community Council will hold their monthly meeting this Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m. at the Conowingo Visitors Center. Arden McClune will give a presentation on the Parks & Rec Element of the Master Land Use Plan. The March...
  • Howard County Catholic leaders react to Pope Benedict's resignation

    Howard County Catholic leaders react to Pope Benedict's resignation
    With the sudden and abrupt news of Pope Benedict XVI's resignation from the papacy, leaders in Howard County reacted much the same way as the rest of the world: with shock and surprise. "In this day and age, they serve until they're called home by the...
  • For Harford's Catholics, Lent means looking inward, as church looks for new leader

    For Harford's Catholics, Lent means looking inward, as church looks for new leader
    For Harford County's Catholic residents, the annual Lenten season is a time to reflect on how they can improve as people. "It's a much more intense look than just our daily routines," said Father Bill O'Brien, pastor of the Church of St. Patrick in...
  • Mardi Gras parade lights up Havre de Grace

    Mardi Gras parade lights up Havre de Grace
    Bourbon Street was lit up with brightly colored floats, costumes and lights for Mardi Gras Tuesday night. New Orleans was full of pageantry as well. For the sixth straight year, Havre de Grace held its annual Mardi Gras parade on the Tuesday before...
  • Ashes to Go at Laurel MARC station

    Ashes to Go at Laurel MARC station
    In a new twist on a centuries-old tradition, the Rev. Sheila McJilton of St. Philip’s Episcopal Church offered Ashes to Go at the Laurel MARC station during the morning commute on Ash Wednesday. "Ashes to Go is a way to bring the presence of God...
  • The best of Mardi Gras and Shrove Tuesday

     
    So, what are you giving up for Lent? Lotion? Make it matter!My best bet (and thanks to my Twitter correspondent @suitandsoot) for Mardi Gras/Shrove Tuesday is in Waverly.It's the Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at St. John's in the Village. Dinner......