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Rusty Sasser, Heritage Society Santa

Rusty Sasser, who portrays Santa for the Heritage Society Annual Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting ...
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Our Historian Returns from Middle East Deployment

Our Historian Master Sergeant Paul Blitz recently returned from his year-long deployment in the Middle East. At his Welcome Home ...
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Dosch Family exhibit

We are proud to host the Dosch Family exhibit as a new donation from our Essex community member, Mrs. Susan ...
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Loch Raven Bottle Collectors Meeting history talk, 2017

Heritage Society of Essex and Middle River President Terri Knachel visited a group of bottle collectors at Loch Raven High ...
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Ron Alder Receives 2016 Joe Schield Volunteer Award

At our June meeting, Ronnie Alder was named the recipient of the Joe Schield Volunteer Award for his 125 hours ...
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Essex 4th of July Parade, 1965

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Essex 4th of July Celebration, 1976

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Essex July 4th Parade, 1978

Click photos to enlarge. Please consider joining us as a member go to help keep the best-kept secret in Essex ...
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Super Hero Day 2017

Hosted by Museum President Terri Knachel, Cheryl Rosedale and Angel Ball, Super Hero Day 2017 featured face painting and crafting ...
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Sealovers Restaurant

Sealovers Restaurant on Turkey Point Road which later became Turkey Point Inn, Runabouts and is now Laidback Lenny's ...
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Essex Fire Station, 1973

"Joan Hensler stands in front of old Essex fire station with Alex Baumgartner, center, president of the Essex Historical group, ...
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Essex Historical Marker

This granite marker once stood at the corner of Mace and Franklin Avenues where it was placed in 1798 as ...
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Kenwood Bluebird Cheerleaders Champs Again, 2006

Kenwood Bluebird Cheerleaders Champs Again, 2006 Publisher - Avenue News Date - 2006 Contributor - Dan Baldwin ...
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Weber’s Store & Beer Garden, 1890s

"Before there was a Back & Middle River Building and Loan Company, before there was a Peter's Restaurant, and whatever ...
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Ice Moving and Hauling Truck, 1950s

Edward Weinkam ran the ice business for Essex in the 1950s, delivering frozen blocks of ice to customers with ice ...
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Pospisils Service Station, 1940s

"Fuel stop. In the 1940s, the Pospisils built a service station next door to their nightclub. Betholene was the fuel ...
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