Century Man: Herbi Hardt Turns 100

Herbi Hardt celebrated his 100th birthday March 11 at the Gibraltar Town Hall. Hardt came to the United States from Germany in 1923. Read more about his amazing life as a performer, poet, former motel owner and owner of Hardt’s Acres at There you can find Patty Williamson’s feature titled “Ephraim’s Herbi Hardt Looks Back on 98 Years” and “Second Act,” both from 2010.