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  • Santa Claus rides in a Laurel fire truck during last week’s Laurel Christmas parade. Photo by Mike McClure

Grand Illumination held at Hitchens Homestead

December 13th, 2019|Categories: LAUREL, MAIN HOME|

Hitchens- Shown is the illuminated Hitchens Homestead. Photo by Paula M. Shannon On Friday evening, Dec. 6, Laurel’s Christmas celebrations — The Christmas Shops at Broad Creek, sponsored by the Town of Laurel, and the Laurel Christmas parade, sponsored by the Laurel Volunteer Fire Department — culminated in the Grand Illumination at Hitchens Homestead (Laurel Historical Society). At the end of the parade, the Laurel High School Band marched across the Records Pond Dam on Willow Street. They continued up Willow Street to the Hitchens Homestead where they were met with a bonfire and a dark farmhouse. As the bonfire grew higher, the band played and [...]

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December Cash Calendars

December Cash Calendars are available now from the Delmar Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. The cost is $10 per ticket and all tickets are eligible to win more than one time during the month. Drawings are every day in December, including Christmas Day.

Weekday drawings pay $25 and weekend drawings pay $50. Christmas Eve drawing pays $75 and Christmas Day drawing pays $250.

To purchase a ticket, call 410-896-3280, 443-359-5767, 443-493-3153 or contact any auxiliary member.

Beef and Beer

The Laurel Little League will hold a Beef and Beer fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 25 from 6-10 p.m. at the Laurel American Legion, located at 12168 Laurel Rd. in Laurel. Tickets cost $30. There will be food, music, and a silent auction.

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