Maryland Army National Guard Specialist Samantha Castillo, a Havre de Grace native, was recently honored by her hometown’s mayor and City Council after her return home from training.
“We’re really proud of you, one for serving our country, and two, being from Havre de Grace,” Mayor William T. Martin said during the July 2 council meeting.
Castillo, 27, is the daughter of Bonnie and David Castillo, of Havre de Grace. Both parents watched with pride as their daughter, wearing her Army dress uniform talked and exchanged gifts with the mayor in front of the council dais.
Bonnie Castillo works with the city’s tourism office in the Havre de Grace Visitors Center. David...