Next week we'll celebrate the birth of our country, but Independence Day festivities start this weekend with fireworks right over the Pennsylvania line at the
Next, you can attend the July 4 parade in
Heading back across the Hatem Bridge, you will find the "Salute to Cecil County Veterans Celebration and Fireworks" set for Tuesday, July 3 at the North East Community Park, at the foot of Walnut Street and Cherry Street in North East, with activities from 5 to 10 p.m., including fireworks at dusk. Go to http://www.northeastchamber.org for more info.
Then, on Wednesday, the 4th of July, head to Meadow Park off Delaware Avenue in
Speedy recovery to Margaret Cifaldo, Perryville, as she has been on our sick list.
Locals received word last week of the passing of Andy Gresko, formerly of Craigtown Road. He had been living in Pennsylvania for several years but kept in contact with his friends in the
Much sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Marty Sice,
Speedy recovery to Harry Welsh, Perryville's #1 resident, as he underwent surgery at Harford Memorial Hospital last week.
Happy birthday to my friends, Harriett McMullen, who subtracted a year from her age on June 25 and Linda Creswell Westcott, as she celebrated on June 27.
Cousins Rick Hopkins of Perryville and Lisa Kenner of Chicago enjoyed birthday greetings on June 28.
The June meeting of the Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW Post 8185 was canceled but the statewide ladies auxiliary "School of Instruction" will be held on June 30 as originally scheduled.
No Heritage board meeting in July (the next meeting is Wednesday, Aug. 1 in the Paw Paw Building).
No all-you-can-eat breakfasts at Good Shepherd School in Perryville until September.
The Ladies Auxiliary to the
The next Port Palooza will be held on Saturday, July 7 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the town square.