May 17, 2014
'Live-lining' rockfish Monday, May 19: Capt. Wayne Morgan will discuss "live-lining" for rockfish at the regular monthly meeting of the Perry Hall Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association beginning at 7:30 p.m. Gunpowder VFW Post 10067, 6309 Ebenezer Road. Visitors welcome. Call Joe Zinner at 410-256-5641 for details. Trolling rockfish Monday, May 19: Capt. John Whitman will explain how to rig up to catch rockfish and bluefish during the summer at a meeting of the Broadneck/Magothy River chapter of the MSSA.
April 17, 2014
Wood bats, regulation uniforms and a desire to compete against peers are just part of what drives Baltimore Senior Baseball Over 40 League players to lace up their spikes every Sunday morning from April to August for some old-fashioned hardball. The Towson Recreation Council-sponsored league is the nearest thing these aging boys of summer can find to the real thing, in that the rules - if not their reflexes - are pretty much the same as they have been since players first picked up a bat when they were kids.
April 10, 2014
Dundalk residents filled a high school auditorium Thursday night to speak out about the redevelopment of the North Point Government Center, many saying they fear they will lose out when restaurants and offices replace the community building. Vanguard Commercial Development wants to build a retail center called Merritt Pavilion at the site on Merritt Boulevard. The firm hosted a community meeting at Dundalk High School that became heated at times, with some speakers shouting at each other.
April 1, 2014
After 40 years of waiting, there was no way Perry Hall would settle for a rain delay. Despite rain and biting cold, about 80 people attended a ceremony Saturday to mark the groundbreaking for the $3 million Soukup Arena, a new sports and recreation facility that community members have long anticipated — and even helped fund. The arena, which will be located on a 30-acre property in the Honeygo area, is the culmination of more than 40 years of fundraising by the Perry Hall Recreation Council.