Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Havre de Grace marks the 200th anniversary of an attack on the city. Two annual festivals return.
Here's what's happening around the Harford and Cecil counties this weekend. Want to see what's going on in your neighborhood or add your own events? Just click Events at the top of the page. All weekend Havre de Grace marks the bicentennial of the British attack on the city during the War of 1812 with a weekend of events. Havre de Grace also hosts the annual decoy and wildlife art festival. The Towsontown Spring Festival returns, bringing, food, music, rides and kids activities to downtown Towson. The free street festival will be held Saturday and Sunday. Friday marks the start of the annual festivities with Towson Gardens Day. Friday First Friday celebrations kick off for the warm weather season in Bel Air and Havre de Grace—with food …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
With the retirement of middle linebacker Ray Lewis, the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens will have to replace him with a middle linebacker in this year's NFL draft.
Friday, February 22, 2013
Retirement announcement follows promise to build a community reading lab at Battle grove Elementary School.
The six-time Pro Bowl Ravens center also used the occasion to announce his retirement.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Ravens cornerback Chykie Brown, and safety Bernard Pollard are slated to sign autographs at Dark Horse Saloon in Bel Air later this month.
Dark Horse Saloon is adding two more players to its list of recent Ravens visitors with Bernard Pollard and Chykie Brown scheduled to visit the Bel Air tavern for a signing event. Cornerback Brown and safety Pollard are slated to sign autographs starting at 4 p.m. Feb. 24, according to Dark Horse part-owner Gina Carapico. The cost of tickets is $50, which gets you an autograph from both players. To buy a ticket or get more information, call 443-371-7993 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The tavern, located at 119 S. Main St., has hosted a series of Ravens players within the past month, including Jacoby Jones, Paul Kruger and Ed Dickson. Have you been at a recent signing event at Dark Horse? What did you think? Leave a comment.
Friday, February 8, 2013
The event was moved to Dark Horse Saloon in Bel Air due to inclement weather.
After rallying for the Ravens each week leading up to the Super Bowl, Bel Air is ready to celebrate the home team's victory in spite of the weather. A Ravens victory rally was initially is scheduled to take place outside on the parking lot next to Dark Horse Saloon in Bel Air, but rain and sleet prompted the Bel Air Downtown Alliance to move the event inside the business. The event takes place from 5 until 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8. It is kid-friendly with swag and giveaways from Natty Boh Gear, face painting, food and drink specials and raffles. At 7 p.m., following the rally Ravens tight end Ed Dickson will be signing autographs at Dark Horse, 119 S. Main Street. Tickets are $25.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
A state senator wants a new state bird; one man's technolgical fortress is his castle; and the Senate president feels snubbed by Obama.
It's not a statue in front of the office building that bares his name but Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller did receive a bust of himself this week courtesy of the Regional Manufacturing Institute. Sen. Kathy Klausmeier, a Perry Hall Democrat, gave a sneak preview of the small, light-weight bust of Miller moments before presenting it to the Senate's top dog. "You can't have too much Mike Miller," Klausmeier said. The technology is similar to what was used in a scene of Jurassic Park 3 where a copy of a velociraptor's larynx was recreated. The institute offered legislators in Annapolis the opportunity to have themselves scanned into a computer and get busts of themselves. Miller seemed impressed with the petite bust but joked that it …
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Dickson will visit Dark Horse Saloon in Bel Air Friday.
Fresh from a Super Bowl win, Baltimore Ravens tight end Ed Dickson is expected to stop by Bel Air Friday. Ravens linebacker Courtney Upshaw was initially expected to join Dickson at the local signing event, but a scheduling conflict prevented it, according to a post on the Dark Horse Saloon Facebook page. Dickson is scheduled to sign autographs at Dark Horse Saloon in Bel Air at 7 p.m., Feb. 8. The cost is $25 a ticket. You can get a single item signed per ticket. The tavern, located at 119 S. Main Street, has hosted a series of Ravens players within the past month, including Jacoby Jones and Paul Kruger. To purchase a ticket or get more information, call 443-371-7993 or email email@example.com.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Thousands of people filled the streets of Baltimore Tuesday.
Excitement was in the air Tuesday as thousands of Ravens fans filled the streets of Baltimore to welcome home the Super Bowl XLVII Champions. If you weren't able to be there, check out photos and video here on Patch. On the other hand, if you were among the thousands lining the streets of Baltimore or filling M&T Bank Stadium Tuesday, you can share your own photos and videos by clicking the "Upload Photos & Video" button attached to this post. Attention Instagrammers: Use the hashtag #PatchRavens to show your Purple Pride in our parade gallery.
Were you in Baltimore celebrating with the Super Bowl champions? Show us.
Help our readers relive the champion celebration by adding your own photos and videos from Tuesday's parade to our Neighborhood Gallery. Were you unable to attend the Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl championship celebration? It's OK. You didn't miss much. Just: Attention Instagrammers: Use the hashtag #PatchRavens to show your Purple Pride in our parade gallery. Watch the video above and then tell us what was your favority part of Tuesday's celebration? How about the season? Do you believe in destiny? Show our hometeam some love in the comments section below. Related Content: