| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:27 PM
Considering the number of different creatures that have taken up residency in our home over the years, I'm strongly considering contacting the Discovery Channel to see if we could star in our own reality show.
We have owned a bulldog, a couple of betta...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 10:14 AM
Hookah use is establishing roots in the strongly anti-tobacco state of California, says a new study, with usage rates increasing more than 40% over a few years.
Hookah involves smoking from a water pipe and hose. Specially made tobacco, often flavored, ...
| 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.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Fire Chief Christopher Scott Hurst of the Susquehanna Hose Company has successfully completed the process that awards him the professional designation of "Chief Fire Officer)." The Commission on Professional Credentialing (CPC) met Nov. 6 to officially...
| Jan 18, 2013
Dear Answer Angel: I frequently work out at the gym after work. If I wear shorts or capri-length (sorry, but yes I do wear capris at the gym occasionally) workout pants, the "sock marks" from my trouser socks show! Is there any way to eliminate these...
| 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...