Head downtown for Port Palooza Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m.

Make plans to stop by the center of town Saturday for the next Port Palooza. It will be held July 7 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the town square. Look for music and maybe a display in the Bank Building then choose one of the town's seven eateries for lunch or dinner.

Many happy returns of the day to out to Stephanie Gibson, Conowingo, as she celebrated her birthday on July 4.


Kevin Robichaud, son of former Port-ite Eddie Robichaud, is enjoying birthday wishes today (July 6).

Harriett McMullen, Perryville, retired last week from Aberdeen Proving Ground. Best of luck, Harriett, in your future endeavors!

Harry Welsh, Perryville's #1 resident, continues his recovery at Harford Memorial Hospital.

Enjoy an evening listening to a variety of music and patriotic songs at the Millard E. Tydings Park in Havre de Grace tonight (Friday), as the Upper Chesapeake Community Band takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free but you should bring your chairs or blankets. No rain location. Call 410-939-2100 for more information.

There will be a Quarter Auction on July 15 at the Hacks Point Fire Company, 1185 Gleve Road, Earleville to benefit the Cecil County Miss Fire Prevention Program. The doors will open at 1 p.m. and the auction will start at 2 p.m. Admission is $3 and includes one paddle. Refreshments will be available for purchase. For questions, contact Robyn, 443-309-1693.

Fourteen Maryland wineries will be at this year's Cecil County Food & Wine Festival. Confirmed wineries are Boordy Vineyards, Cove Point Winery, Cygnus Wine Cellars, Detour Vineyard and Winery, Far Eastern Shore Winery, Fridays Creek Winery, Harford Vineyard, Knob Hall Winery, Legends Vineyard, Orchid Cellar, Solomons Island Winery,St. MichaelsWinery, Terrapin Station Winery and Woodhall Wine Cellars. Loads of entertainment are lined up along with many crafters and vendors for your shopping pleasure. The Cecil County Food & Wine Festival will be Saturday, July 21 at the North East Community Park. Call Deidre, 410-538-2723, for more information.

The Bainbridge Museum, at the rear of the Susky River Grill, continues to open each weekend from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. The Paw Paw Museum, at 98 N. Main St., opens the second and fourth Sundays throughout the spring, summer and fall from 1 to 5 p.m.