Monthly Archives: May 2013

‘Through the Perilous Fight’: An excerpt from the book on a pivotal time in the War of 1812

The Washington Post By Steve Vogel, May 03, 2013 The almost 200-year old, 30-by 34-foot flag that inspired Francis Scott… (TIM SLOAN/AFP/GETTY IMAGES ) ______________________ As the Washington area marks the bicentennial of the War of 1812, an excerpt from … Continue reading

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Your Weekend: 1812 Bicentennial, IronFest

Havre de Grace marks the 200th anniversary of an attack on the city. Two annual festivals return. By Tyler Waldman May 1, 2013 Here’s what’s happening around the Harford and Cecil counties this weekend. Want to see what’s going on … Continue reading

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Tall Ships Sailing into Havre de Grace on Friday

  Two large vessels will usher in the city’s War of 1812 bicentennial commemoration. By Elizabeth Janney April 30, 2013   Don’t be suprised if Havre de Grace is literally booming Friday afternoon. Tall ships are coming, and they are … Continue reading

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