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May 31, 2012
Havre de Grace lost another one of its iconic residents with the passing of Jack McLhinney Tuesday. Mr. McLhinney was 85. Best known as Jack Mac, Mr. McLhinney was a long-time member not only of the Susquehanna Hose Co., but also of the Church of St. Patrick of Havre de Grace. Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 4 and from 6 to 8 p.m. at Zellman Funeral Home at 123 S. Washington St. in Havre de Grace. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick. Mr. McLhinney will be missed around the number two firehouse, St. Patrick Church and the downtown of his community.
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March 21, 2014
The North Harford Hawks began their girls lacrosse season slipping by visiting Bel Air, 6-5. North Harford's Katie Clark led her team with a two-goal performance. Nicole Latgis led the Hawks with two assists. Jen Doering, Bailey Saneman, Sophie Crowther and Claudia Diventi each had a goal in the victory. Bel Air's Cassidy Jones scored a pair of goals, while Sam Keesey, Bekah Riley and Katy Higinbothom all scored once. Natalie Neff dished out one assist for Bel Air. Edgewood over Havre de Grace The Edgewood Rams scored a road victory Friday, beating Havre de Grace, 9-7. At halftime, the Rams led the Warriors, 6-3. Ladae Boykin scored four times for the Rams, while Jordyn Carll and Vonyah Simon each had two goals.
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January 26, 2012
Editor: It is with heavy hearts that the Havre de Grace Arts Commission looks toward Saturday, Jan. 28.The Havre de Grace Community Center will be dark for the first time in more than 20 years. Twenty-one years ago the Arts Commission decided to change our mission from coordinating Arts events in Havre de Grace to presenting Arts events in Havre de Grace. In order to do this, we needed money, so I said, "Let's have a Ball. " Bill McIntyre, our president, suggested the last weekend in January as a perfect time to brighten up the town in an otherwise "dead" time of year.
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January 22, 2014
Havre de Grace Little League is holding registrations for baseball and softball for one more time this month and twice more in February at Stancill Park. Little League offers T-Ball, baseball and softball for boys and girls ages 4 to 16 from throughout Harford County. Registration continues this Saturday and Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. inside the league's Lilley Building. Another registration opportunity is planned Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 6 to 8 p.m., also at the Lilley Building.
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November 10, 2011
Editor: The Havre de Grace Arts Commission held our annual Children's Art Festival Oct. 1 at Tydings Park. John Smack of the Vulcan Corporation serves on the Havre de Grace Chamber of Commerce Board. I asked John if some of his men would volunteer to help our festival committee unload our trucks with arts supplies, put up our signs and banners and set up the tables for the various art projects for the day. Without hesitation John replied, "Yes we would be more than happy to help you with this project.
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May 22, 2013
Editor: I am very grateful to the voters of Havre de Grace, this was my first attempt to serve as a member of the City Council. I was not elected, however, the number of votes I received was impressive and most gratifying. Thank you and I shall return! Robert E. Greene Havre de Grace
NEWS
June 12, 2013
The Havre de Grace Warriors U9 Lacrosse team was invited to the annual Overlea Classic Lacrosse tournament Saturday and Sunday. The Warriors' road to the championship went through Overlea, Edgemere, Sparrows Point and Parkville to get into the championship game against Kelly Post. The Warriors fell behind by three goals, twice, in the championship game, but battled back like true Warriors to take the lead. The Warriors were up by a single goal with 20 seconds left in the game when Kelly Post scored to tie the game 8-8 and send it into overtime.
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By STAFF REPORT | June 17, 2011
The Havre de Grace Boys 7-8 Lacrosse Team notched a tournament title earlier this month. The local team ended its two-day tournament at the Overlea Classic on June 5 by wining the championship over host Overlea, 8-5. Drew Martin is the team’s head coach.
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September 19, 2012
Peace be with you, dear readers, Today marks the International Day of Peace, established by a United Nations resolution in 1982. Tomorrow, happy autumn! Officially, Sept. 22 is the first day of autumn. It's time to enjoy colorful leaves, pumpkins, fall harvests and turkeys, among other things. Acquire your fall harvest at Havre de Grace Farmers Market, 450 Pennington Ave., Saturdays through October, 9 a.m. to noon. September is National Honey Month. Celebrate with your honey and buy fresh honey at the farmers market.
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October 26, 2011
On Thanksgiving morning, Havre de Grace-area residents can burn off some calories before the big feast and raise money for a public safety cause by participating in the fourth annual Bulle Rock Turkey Trot benefiting the Susquehanna Hose Company. Open to all age groups and fitness levels, the 5K walk/run will be Nov. 25 at the Residents' Club at The Residences at Bulle Rock (1200 Bulle Rock Parkway). Registration will begin at 8 a.m., a warm- up will be at 8:45 and the race will kick off at 9 a.m. A combination of road and trail, the route will travel from the Residents' Club down Bulle Rock Parkway across the Zachman Way pedestrian bridge, down Blenheim Road to the five-star Bulle Rock Golf Course and back to the Residents' Club.
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September 16, 2013
On Sept. 3, Ron Stallings, vice president of the Maryland Birdie Golf Club, presented Olelia Brannigan, branch director of the Boys and Girls Club at the Havre de Grace Senior Recreation Center, with a donation. MBGC members Mike Thomas, Mansfield Spicer, Milton Leigh and Richard Carey were also on hand for the presentation and to tour the facility that offers an afterschool programs and summer camp for local youth.
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By Ron Browning410-939-6582; fax 410-939-1833 | August 2, 2013
Have a hot time in ol' Havre de Grace tonight, dear readers: It's First Fridays (Friday, Aug. 2) from 5-9 p.m. in downtown. Enjoy fun and frolicking-after all, the first week of August is National Clown Week. No fooling! Saturday (Aug. 3) is National Watermelon Day. Watermelons originated in the Kalahari Desert region of Africa. Cool off with a water melon wedge at First Fridays: it's 92 percent water. Thump and buy your watermelon at Saturday's (Aug. 3) Farmer's Market, 450 Pennington Avenue, 9 a.m. to noon near the Havre de Grace Visitor Center/Chamber of Commerce building.
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July 10, 2013
Editor: On behalf of the Havre de Grace Independence Celebration Committee, I want to express our sincere thanks to all who were involved with organizing, participating and spectating at the annual carnival, parade, concert and fireworks. The extreme heat this year made it especially challenging for all those involved, and I can't tell you how many super positive comments I heard from some of the out of town groups about how amazed they were to see Union Avenue so crowded, and so enthusiastic.
NEWS
June 26, 2013
Happy Independence Day, dear readers! Flags, banners and bunting throughout Havre de Grace shout red, white and blue as we prepare for our nation's birthday and our Independence Day. The Havre de Grace carnival will operate in Tydings Park July 2 to 6. On July 6 (Saturday) at 2 p.m., the traditional parade will traverse Union Avenue from Lafayette Square (Legion Square) to Tydings Park. A concert will commence in Tydings Park at 7 p.m. followed by a spectacular fireworks display at dark (about 9:15 p.m.)
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Record report | June 19, 2013
Harford County residents gathered in Havre de Grace Saturday for the in support of the Harford County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.'s international wellness event, "Walk on Water 5K Walk/Run. " The event was to bring attention to and raise funds for bringing clean water to African countries in need. The 5K raised more than $1,500 for the sorority, which worked in conjunction with The Water Project, Inc., a non-profit organization that works to benefit communities around the world that suffer from a lack of access to clean water.
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June 12, 2013
The Havre de Grace Warriors U9 Lacrosse team was invited to the annual Overlea Classic Lacrosse tournament Saturday and Sunday. The Warriors' road to the championship went through Overlea, Edgemere, Sparrows Point and Parkville to get into the championship game against Kelly Post. The Warriors fell behind by three goals, twice, in the championship game, but battled back like true Warriors to take the lead. The Warriors were up by a single goal with 20 seconds left in the game when Kelly Post scored to tie the game 8-8 and send it into overtime.
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July 21, 2011
From the pages of the Havre de Grace Record dated Thursday morning, July 20, 1961: The long-running Chief J. Earl Walker era in the Havre de Grace Police Department began 50 years ago this week. Chief Walker, as he was known to generations, was appointed by Mayor James Vancherie and confirmed by the Havre de Grace City Council, settling a tumultuous time in the city that began in early May with Vancherie's election as mayor. In other front page news, Mayor Vancherie appointed a five-person committee of G. Arnold Paffenbach, William P. Dietz, Louis H. Miller, Kathryn Asher and Charles M. Moore to begin planning for the city to honor the late Sen. Millard E. Tydings by renaming the City Park to Tydings Memorial Park and a statue of the man Vancherie called a "war hero and a statesman.
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June 20, 2012
Hello dear readers, Will we see you tonight (Friday) at the free concert in Tydings Park at 7:30 p.m? Bring chairs and picnics. There is no rain location for the Gloucester City String Band, a unique mixture of Mummers music and other selections. No concert is scheduled for June 29. Have a real blast Saturday, which is Let It Go Day. First, let's go to the Saturday Havre de Grace Farmer's Market, 450 Pennington Ave., from 9 a.m. to noon. The market is sponsored by Main Street Inc. Contact Rory White, 410-939-5270.
NEWS
May 22, 2013
Editor: I am very grateful to the voters of Havre de Grace, this was my first attempt to serve as a member of the City Council. I was not elected, however, the number of votes I received was impressive and most gratifying. Thank you and I shall return! Robert E. Greene Havre de Grace
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | May 6, 2013
Julie Coleman, of Havre de Grace, daughter of the late Eloise and William (Corkhead) Coleman was honored April 13 at the Forum in Baltimore. The Greater Baltimore Chapter of Wilberforce University Alumni Association held its annual Carlene E. Henry Green and Gold Scholarship Breakfast to honor community supporters and friends; the theme was "We have not gone for enough. " The audience was entertained with poetry by Taylor Galloway a ninth grader at the New Mark School of Excellence, and inspired spiritually through song by the mass choir of St. Stephens AME Church of Essex.
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