Maryland City Recreation Council's soccer and baseball are underway and the Council is grateful for the volunteer coaches who make these opportunities available to local youth. Dr. Arthur Benjamin, the "Mathmagician," speaks to area students and parents at Jessup Elementary School on April 24. Brock Bridge Elementary School is having a Joe Corbi's pizza fundraiser and items should be picked up April 24. Maryland City Volunteer Fire Department is having a Longaberger and Pandora bingo May 3.
John Ostrowski, a renowned Southeast Baltimore sausage maker who refused to sell his product to supermarkets for a wider distribution, died of Alzheimer's disease complications Wednesday at Somerford Place Assisted Living in Columbia. The Lutherville resident was 72.
About 30 years ago, the youth fellowship at St. James United Methodist Church fashioned a series of Advent "windows" — decorative inserts that nestle inside the building's glass windows — which the church displays every Christmas season. Last year, the Sunday school teachers and students crafted a similar display for Lent and Easter
Meena Sengottuvelu was recently recognized at a Girl Scout Gold Award banquet. For her Gold Award project, Meena took construction classes, reached out to local businesses for donations of supplies and lead her team in building benches for the Samaritan Woman.
The Darlington Lions Club will have its annual Easter Flower Sale in the engine bay of the Darlington Volunteer Fire Company on Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, April 19 starting at 9 a.m until the flowers run out
In Harford County Saturday, you could spend your day hunting Easter eggs, flying kites buying the first locally grown produce of the spring or, if your interests lean toward custom, super stock and classic vehicles, you could visit the third annual Romancing the Chrome show in Jarrettsville.
On the word "go," parents and children surged forward, an unstoppable tide as they grabbed up as many of the 3,000 eggs scattered around the grounds of Bel Air's Rockfield Manor as they could Saturday morning.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7472 in partnership with Bob Evans on Beaver Run off Executive Park Drive, Route 100 exit 1 B-C in Ellicott City, is having a fundraiser on Saturday, April 12, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
An effort to "Save Our Skipjack" is scheduled for Saturday, April 5 at the American Legion Post 47, 501 St. John St., Havre de Grace, 410-939-0234. The band "The Rowdy Boys" will entertain and Chesapeake Bay foods will be served. Tickets are $30.
By By Ron Browning and 410-939-6562; fax 410-939-1833
Perryville Presbyterian Church said farewell to one of its long-time members, as she left the U.S. to go back to live in her homeland of Scotland. Louise Fagan was honored by the members of the church with a brunch after their Sunday service. Pastor Allen Yuninger presided over the church service
The house at 30 Carroll St. in Westminster is typically filled with activity, as residents from around the county come by to do laundry, take a bath, pick up needed supplies or find financial assistance from the staff at Shepherd's Staff, a Christian outreach and support center.