| Sep 21, 2011
| 2:00 AM
If your lawn is ragged and tired looking from the hot, dry summer, fall is the time to get it back into good shape.
Now through Thanksgiving is the season to aerate, seed and fertilize your cool-season fescue grass so roots grow deep and healthy...
| Sep 23, 2011
The Chicago fire lieutenant was on his way to work Dec. 22 when he smelled smoke. He was driving down a stretch of low brick buildings, most of them vacant, some of them charred from recent fires.
Pulling into the station, the lieutenant called in an...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:32 AM
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.
| Dec 17, 2012
It's holiday office party season, that magical time of year when co-workers spend time together having forced conversations over festive snacks that aren't as good as they were before the economy tanked.
Based on extensive research, here is a...
| Jul 27, 2012
Homeowners battling unwanted animals on their property can finally win the war and protect costly home investments with the new Spray Away Elite repellent, a solar-powered, hose-free motion-activated deer and animal repellent, according to the company...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:04 AM
It's a common refrain in Gia D'Anna's office: Extra inches that childbirth or time left around the middle are resisting diet and exercise.
D'Anna is the office manager for a Lutherville plastic surgeon, and, as a mother, she sympathizes with the...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Representatives from the City of Havre de Grace and the Susquehanna Hose Company will dedicate Shawn Forton's public art piece this Friday at 4 p.m.
Many hours of passionate work went into creating a sentiment to Havre de Grace's history and honoring the...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Jeff Gordon, one of NASCAR racing's biggest rainmakers, got a shower just when he needed it in Sunday's Pennsylvania 400.
Gordon didn't lead a lap under the green flag, but he notched a critically important victory at Pocono Raceway, thanks to an...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 7:45 PM
As much as Cindy Opat loves her garden, she hates her hose.
"Well this hose, it's very long, as it needs to be to reach where I want to water. But I don't have any place to hang it up. So, it looks rather unsightly in our lovely garden. It also kinks...
| May 18, 2012
Need a leg up? Answer Angel is here to help.
Dear Answer Angel: I know the fashion is to not wear hosiery in the warm weather so I'm wondering what you think about leg makeup. Would that be a good alternative? I've got spider vein issues so I feel...
| May 21, 2012
| 5:04 PM
A few weeks ago, I finally got around to building a new raised bed for the vegetable garden in our front yard. I knew the job would be hard work, but I was excited by the opportunity to use of one of the new power tools that I bought a few months back....