May 13, 2001
If Heritage Harbour is the place you want to be, you better be prepared to wait. "People [there] don't want to move unless they have to," said Bob Post, a real estate agent for Champion Realty Inc. and a longtime resident of the age-restricted community in Anne Arundel County. "Everybody who has ever worked in Heritage Harbour as a Realtor has a waiting list." In the 21 years since Heritage Harbour became a 55-and-older community, it has been a lightning rod for empty-nesters who have downsized their lifestyle but want to remain active.
September 18, 1990
A stretch of Broad Creek that was closed for five days in the wake of a sewage spill reopened last week.Swimming, water-skiing and diving are allowed once again in the upper end of the Annapolis creek, said Evelyn E. Stein, spokeswoman for the county Health Department.Health officials posted signs Sept. 8 prohibiting water sports in the section between Heritage Harbour and Camp Woodlands, a Girl Scout camp on Riva Road, after an undetermined amount of raw waste spilled into the headwaters from a blocked sewer line.
September 28, 1993
Determined to stay out of nursing homes and maintain active lives, a handful of retirees at Heritage Harbour created a preventive health care program three years ago that has become a model for others in the nation."
November 1, 1992
Ralph Ettlinger, an inventor and co-developer of a health care program that serves the elderly in their homes, died of cancer Wednesday at the Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis.A native of Kansas City, Mo., the 75-year-old graduated from Northwestern University. He served as an officer in the Navy in World War II.He was a longtime resident of Highland Park and Glencoe in Illinois before retiring to Heritage Harbour in Annapolis eight years ago.Mr. Ettlinger had 18 patents in the food-service industry, including one for a plastic dish washing rack.
June 8, 1993
A group headed by Council Chairman David G. Boschert plans to take over a Heritage Harbour liquor store.If the liquor license transfer is approved -- the county liquor board is set to take up the request tonight -- Mr. Boschert will take ownership of South Haven Wine & Spirits, located in the Heritage Harbour Center, and rename it the Heritage Wine & Spirits Shoppe. The Crownsville Democrat heads a group called Heritage International Beverages Ltd., which includes his mother, Miriam R. Boschert, and his brother-in-law, Charles P. Raines Jr.Mr.
July 27, 2003
On July 23, 2003, ROSS G. MACAULAY, 76, of Heritage Harbour, died of cancer. Raised in Baltimore, he graduated from the Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Johns Hopkins University, and earned his law degree from George Washington University. He was married to the late Mary Jane Shepard Macaulay for twenty years. He spent his entire career as a corporate attorney for the former Martin Marietta Corporation (now Lockheed Martin). He is survived by his sister Alice Hull and her husband Jack of Heritage Harbour, MD; his daughter Carol Yetter and her husband Jeff of Kennett Square, PA; his daughter Laurie Tomassoni and her husband Paul of Bowie, MD; and five grandchildren: Joseph, Jeffrey, Samantha, Drew, and John.