Harford school buses may get cameras to catch drivers who fail to stop for them

Harford school buses may get cameras to catch drivers who fail to stop for them

School buses have several pieces of equipment to warn drivers they are slowing down and stopping to let children off and on, and Harford County bus operators may soon have a powerful tool to help...

Reports of suspicious men around girls in Fallston; road rage knife threat in Abingdon [Harford Police Blotter]

Reports of suspicious men around girls in Fallston; road rage knife threat in Abingdon [Harford Police Blotter]

The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police reports:

New school year in Harford brings renewed focus on safety getting there and back home

New school year in Harford brings renewed focus on safety getting there and back home

With this week's start of the 2014-15 school year in Harford County, law enforcement and school officials, as well as state transportation officials, are urging drivers to be cautious around school...

The Bridge, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Zappa Plays Zappa, Dustin Lynch coming to Harford venues

The Bridge, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Zappa Plays Zappa, Dustin Lynch coming to Harford venues

The season for summer festivals may be drawing to a close, but there are at least three more chances to catch a major music act outdoors in Harford County over the next six weeks.

Diapers taken in Belcamp; passport stolen in Churchville; diamond ring filched in Fallston [Harford Police Blotter]

Diapers taken in Belcamp; passport stolen in Churchville; diamond ring filched in Fallston [Harford Police Blotter]

The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police reports:

Harford government's auditor urges vote for charter amendment expanding her powers

Harford government's auditor urges vote for charter amendment expanding her powers

The Harford County government's auditor says she supports a charter amendment on the November general election ballot that would expand her office's powers and she is asking the public to vote for it.

Man who died following arrest last week had previous encounters with Harford Sheriff's Office

Man who died following arrest last week had previous encounters with Harford Sheriff's Office

A man who died after being stunned and arrested by Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies, following a vehicle pursuit into Baltimore County last week, had a history of brushes with the law,...

Vote: Harford's Best of Dining 2014

Vote: Harford's Best of Dining 2014

Dancers named for Dancing for the Arts fundraising gala

Dancers named for Dancing for the Arts fundraising gala

Harford County community leaders will showcase their ballroom dancing talents and compete for top honors to benefit the Center for the Arts on Saturday, Nov. 15 at the 7th annual Dancing for the...

Nominations sought for Harford's Most Beautiful Person of 2014

Nominations sought for Harford's Most Beautiful Person of 2014

Each year Harford County conducts a search for local "unsung heroes" who selflessly assist those around them. They are volunteers of any age whose acts of goodwill have previously gone unnoticed....

New Harford teachers get ready at William Paca/Old Post Road

New Harford teachers get ready at William Paca/Old Post Road

Lindsey Pritchett is a product of Harford County, having attended local elementary, middle and high schools, as well as college. Now she is starting her teaching career in her home county.

Two plead guilty in pharmacy fraud scheme with Harford ties

Two plead guilty in pharmacy fraud scheme with Harford ties

Two of three men implicated in an alleged pharmacy fraud scheme that had connections to Harford County pleaded guilty to federal charges this week, according to prosecutors, who earlier said the U.S....

Naked man reported on Fox Bow Drive in Bel Air; tire slashed in Pylesville [Harford Police Blotter]

Naked man reported on Fox Bow Drive in Bel Air; tire slashed in Pylesville [Harford Police Blotter]

The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police reports:

Harford drug dealer gets 12 years for federal heroin conviction

Harford drug dealer gets 12 years for federal heroin conviction

A Harford County man, who was already serving a prison sentence for a state drug dealing conviction, was sentenced this month for a federal heroin distribution conviction in an unrelated case.

Harford school board approves changes for drug-detecting dog policy

Harford school board approves changes for drug-detecting dog policy

If a drug-sniffing dog finds potential contraband in a student's locker, rather than being called to the locker, the student will be called to the office to avoid embarrassing him or her.

Church proposed for vacant Abingdon property

Church proposed for vacant Abingdon property

Leaders of the Love Fellowship Christian Center Inc. of Bel Air have been asked by the county to revise their plans to build a church in Abingdon to ensure there is enough space between the church...

Harford Council members say they are 'listening' to constituents on pay raises

Harford Council members say they are 'listening' to constituents on pay raises

Harford County Council members said they are listening to the public's responses on pending legislation to raise salaries for the council and county executive, and at least three say they believe...

Car break-ins reported in Edgewood; gang signs found in Joppa [Harford police blotter]

Car break-ins reported in Edgewood; gang signs found in Joppa [Harford police blotter]

The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police reports:

Harford students head back to the classroom Monday

Harford students head back to the classroom Monday

Summer may not be officially over until later in September, but for about 38,000 children who attend Harford County Public Schools, summer draws to a close Sunday. Those students will head back to the...

Harford individuals, groups take Ice Bucket Challenge

Harford individuals, groups take Ice Bucket Challenge

Unless you live in a cave, just about everyone has heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Facebook and other Internet sites are covered with videos of people, including hundreds from Harford County,...

Seven people displaced after coffee maker causes fire in Edgewood

Seven people displaced after coffee maker causes fire in Edgewood

A fire in Edgewood displaced seven people Monday morning and caused $50,000 in damage, according to a report by the Office of the State Fire Marshal.


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