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  • The Boise State and Maryland teams walk through the Laurel Little League opening day parade. The league held its opening day parade and ceremony on a Friday night, festival style. Photo by Mike McClure

Three new homes to be constructed in Laurel’s Old Town neighborhood

April 25th, 2019|Categories: LAUREL|

The Milford Housing Development Corporation began construction on three new homes in Laurel’s Old Town Neighborhood with a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, April 16.

“We’re fortunate to celebrate what’s going on here,” Laurel Redevelopment Executive Director Brian Shannon said. “It’s ironic we’re here today after what flew through here yesterday (the tornado) and devastated everyone that lives here.”

With a goal to build and sell 10 homes by the end of 2020, the Milford Housing Development Corporation will build and sell four new homes on the properties donated by the city of Laurel.

“It’s great when the community says, ‘This is what we want, this is what we need’,” Russell Huxtable, vice […]

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Gardner B. Puckham, 84

Gardner B. Puckham of Laurel, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, at New Zion United Methodist Church, 430 W. [...]

PoKim Fogel, 64

PoKim Fogel of Laurel, passed away on Thursday, April 18, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. PoKim Fogel was a loyal and loving wife, a caring and nurturing mother, and truly was a kind and [...]

Robert Thomas Groton, 82

Robert Thomas Groton of Laurel, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Christiana Hospital after a brief illness. He was born in Parksley, Va., a son of the late George Thomas Groton and Maude [...]

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Delmar Alumni Association

The Delmar Alumni Association is offering the following trips to members, family, and friends:

  • Saturday, May, 18– Strawberry Festival at Peddlers Village in Lahaska, Pa. The cost is $75. Eat “on your own”.
  • Saturday, June 15– Ovation at American Music Theatre. Eat “own your own” at Cracker Barrel. The cost for the trip is $59.
  • Saturday, July 13– New York Yankees vs. Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. The cost of transportation and admission is $125. Game time is 1 p.m., seats in section 233 A.
  • Saturday, Aug. 24– Baltimore Orioles vs. Tampa Rays at Camden Yards. The cost for transportation and admission is $106.50. Game time is at 7:05 p.m, seats are Box Terrace seats in section 15.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 4– Mama Mia at Toby’s Dinner Theatre. The cost is $110.
  • Saturday, Oct. 5– Apple Harvest Festival in Biglerville, Pa. The cost is $86.25. Eat “on your own”.

For more information and reservations, contact Dot Wolfgang at 302-846-2366.

Legion Riders AYCE breakfast

The Legion Riders will sponsor an AYCE breakfast on Saturday, April 27 from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Laurel American Legion, Rt. 24, in the upstairs hall. Cost is $8 per person and $2 for kids under 12. The menu includes eggs, scrapple, bacon, sausage, home fries, pancakes, coffee and juice. The public is welcome.

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