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  • Shirley L. Meldrom, secretary

    Shirley L. Meldrom, secretary
    Shirley L. Meldrom, a former Baltimore Sun secretary who later became a Disney World sales associate, died Oct. 7 of liver failure at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis. She was 82. The former Shirley Louise Smith was born and raised in Baltimore...
  • Perryville High Class of 1963 celebrates 50th reunion

    The Perryville High School Class of 1963 celebrated its 50th reunion on Sept. 13, 14 and 15. A casual get-together was held Sept. 13 at the American Legion Hall that used to be the old Perryville Elementary School, where most class members started their...
  • Harmony Lodge all-you-can-eat breakfast start again Sept. 14

    Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star would like to thank everyone who attended the Eastern Star Flapjack breakfast at Applebee's over the weekend. It was a successful event for the chapter. Mark your calendars to visit the Perryville...
  • Havre de Grace High Hall of Fame names four inductees for 2013

    Havre de Grace High Hall of Fame names four inductees for 2013
    Mark P. Becker, Bert J. Hash Jr., Robert "Bobby" Parker and Clark Turner have been announced as the Class of 2013 of the Havre de Grace High School Hall of Fame. "We are very excited to add these distinguished alumni to our Hall of Fame," said Richard...
  • Bingo Gang regular celebrates 95th birthday [Port Deposit]

    Well, summer is over, Labor Day picnics are done, and now on to the pleasant weather of Indian summer. Ruth Moore, of Rising Sun, one of the Monday morning McDonald's Bingo Gang, celebrated her 95th birthday on Aug. 28. She enjoyed early birthday...
  • Police chase lead on Vi Ripken kidnapping to dead end

    Police chase lead on Vi Ripken kidnapping to dead end
    Detectives in Aberdeen received a tip they hoped would be their big break: A prisoner seeking leniency said he knew the man who abducted the mother of Orioles legend Cal Ripken Jr. But nearly nine months after the bizarre kidnapping, no suspect has been...
  • Cecil bingo club raises $10,000 for Ronald McDonald House [Port Deposit]

    On Monday, July 8, a group of 15 seniors from Conowingo, Rising Sun and Port Deposit traveled to Baltimore to visit the Ronald McDonald House on Lexington Street. The group, formed in 2006, meets every Monday morning – rain or shine – at the...
  • Port's museums – Paw Paw and Bainbridge – open for visitors

    A speedy recovery to Margaret Cifaldo, Perryville, as she recently injured her wrist. Happy birthday to Tina Ray of Conowingo as she celebrated on July 21. Lauren Eder, daughter of Dan and Joyce Eder of Conowingo, added a year to her age on the same...
  • Susquehanna Hose responds to weekend drowning on Susquehanna

    The Susquehanna Hose Company of Havre de Grace responded to a water rescue Saturday in which a Delaware man drowned after jumping from a cliff on the Susquehanna River north of Conowingo Dam. Zachary James, 25, of Wyoming, Del., was found dead after he...
  • Port Deposit post office mural to be dedicated July 20

    It was announced at last week's Heritage board meeting that the large mural recently painted on Port's post office wall will be dedicated on Saturday, July 20. In addition, the 200th birthday of our town (1813-2013) will be recognized at the event,...
  • Port Deposit celebrates 200 years of varied history [Editorial]

    Situated at a geographic nexus, Port Deposit has seen its fortunes rise and fall and rise again over its 200 years as a town, largely thanks to its location. Like many river towns along the Susquehanna, it was established to deal with waterborne transit...
  • Tree vandalized in Bel Air [Police blotter]

    Aberdeen Aberdeen police report: Willie Lee Gordon, 42, of the 800 block of Oxford Avenue, was charged Sunday with driving without the required license and authorization and driving while his license was suspended. Ricky Junior Milligan, 36, who has...