Four more days remain until St. Nicholas arrives. By this time next week, there will be nothing left but leftovers. Last weekend in church, our minister blessed the straw in the manger. The story goes that if a husband/father takes a piece of straw and keeps it in his wallet or pocket, his family will never go hungry. May that be my wish for you and yours.
The Ladies Auxiliary units from Singerly, North East, Rising Sun,
The local Order of Ancient Hibernians from Harford County Division 1 sponsored a holiday Mass at St. Patrick's Chapel in Conowingo Saturday.
The Friends of St. Teresa held a Christmas bake sale Sunday in the basement of St. Teresa's Church, before and after the 9:30 a.m. Mass. Thanks to all those early patrons for buying up every last crumb.
The Ladies Auxiliary to the Water Witch Fire Company met on Monday, Dec. 17 at House 2 for their regular monthly meeting.
A surprise retirement party was given for Howard "Bud" McFadden on Tuesday, Dec. 18 at the Rising Sun Fire Hall. Bud's friends in the Rising Sun Lions Club, the members of the
Connie Kapral Galvan, daughter of Frannie and Bill Kapral of Colora, celebrated her birthday Dec. 19. And Courtney Flayhart, daughter of Kim and Rob Flayhart, South Main Street, blew out her candles Dec. 21.
This week's blue ribbon goes to Rev. George Hipkins of Conowingo as he celebrates his 90th birthday today (Friday, Dec. 21), with his family who gathered here just for that purpose. Congrats, Rev!
Coming up: The annual Carol Sing in the Town Square at 7 p.m. on
The Perryville Fire Company is planning a
The Joseph S. Murphy VFW Post 7130, Delta, Pa., announced that Tuesday night bingo will take a break and will resume the games after the holidays, starting back on Tuesday, Jan. 15.