Jose and Rosa Sanchez recently returned from a visit to their homeland for the wedding of their niece, Maria Sanchez. Maria and her new husband, Julio Santana, were married Sept. 20.
Sam and Donna Storey enjoyed the weekend at the races is Dover, Del. They were super excited when their favorite driver, Jeff Gordon, won the race.
I enjoyed a delightful weekend with my sisters, Cindi Labant and Kimi Jenkins, as we traveled to New York City to see the Broadway Show "The Motown – the Musical Show." It was terrific. The Motown Show is the story of Berry Gordy. We were singing and swaying in our seats to the beat of the Motown music of Diana Ross and the Supremes, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Marvin Gaye, Jackie Wilson, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves and the Vendellas, Jr. Walker, Gladys Knight and the Pips, the Marvelettes, the Commodores, The Jackson Five, The Temptations, Mary Wells, Stevie Wonder and Rick James.
This week birthday wishes go out to: Marianne Pryer on her Oct. 2 birthday; Madge Jones, Oct. 7; Cathy Depew, Oct. 8; and Jean Chance, Oct. 9.
Congratulations to our friends who are celebrating anniversaries, including Paul and Cindy Elder on Oct. 5.
A Soup and Pie sale will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Hopewell Methodist Church on Hopewell Road in Port Deposit. This event will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Soup is $5 to $7 per quart and pies run $7 to $9 apiece.
Har-Ce Cedarettes are sponsoring an Applebees Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast Saturday, Nov. 8 from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebees, 991 Beards Hill Road, Aberdeen. Cost is $7 per person, $3 per child. Stop by and enjoy the pancakes.
One more Applebees breakfast to report. This one is held Nov. 1 at the Applebees on 991 Beards Hill Road in Aberdeen from 8 to 10 a.m. The host of this breakfast is the Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star. Cost is $7 per person, Children $3.
Texas Hold'em is played 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesday and Friday nights at the Perryville American Legion Post 135, on Cherry Street in Perryville. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available.
The American Legion Auxiliary Post 135 has restarted its Monday night bingo. The Legion is at 300 Cherry St. in Perryville. Doors open at 5:30 and play starts at 6:30. Come and bring a friend. For more information call 443-350-1431.
The Perryville Railroad Museum is open every Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.
The U.S. Naval Training Center Bainbridge Museum, 6 S. Main St. in Port Deposit, is open year-round on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. The museum houses one of the most unique naval collections in the USA. For more information check out their website usntcbainbridgemuseum.org.
Get well wishes are extended to Ron and Carolyn Mathias, Mary Walter, Frances Rosling, Doris Hess, Doris Orr, Meryl McLaughlin, Betty McFadden, Betty and Jim Fayer, Bo Sinclair, Marianne and Tom Pryer, Georgia Gransky, Helen Wood Bagley, Frances Riale, Evalyn Owens, June Yale, Aileen Squires, Virginia Phillips, Catherine Phillips, Sharon Pryer, Ethel Dill, June Peddicord, Chris Walz, Kay Lewis, Edwina Ewing, Pastor Neale and Janet Wirtanen, Pastor Henry Schaefer, Leslie Dissek, Adam Zeller, Sandy Brooks, Nancy Quinn, Dottie Loughlin, Josh Carlon, Gisela Knapp, Kit Harris, Margaret Gosweiler, June Gangel, Joe Pacifico, Sheila Funk, Steven Neff, Herb and Mary Lou Southall, Bonnie Donoho, Peggy Scholl, Wilbur Scholl, Paul Elder and John Jenkins
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Cecil County Almanac, Oct. 3 - first state senator, Levi H. Evans, was elected by popular vote in 1838.
National One Hit Wonder Day is Oct. 4.
It's Google's birthday on Oct. 5.