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Some fascinating views from a bridge not far away [Commentary]

Some fascinating views from a bridge not far away [Commentary]

Ever since I took my first intercity trip on a train from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C., many, many years ago, I've held a certain fascination for the bridge on which our train crossed the Susquehanna River.

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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 classroom Monday morning.

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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 the proposed raises are a good idea.

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Havre de Grace Art Show fills Tydings Park this weekend

Havre de Grace Art Show fills Tydings Park this weekend

The sights and sounds of the 51st annual Havre de Grace Art Show will fill Tydings Park this weekend.

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Horse show, Family Fun Day benefit Harford Family House

Horse show, Family Fun Day benefit Harford Family House

Harford Family House, which provides transitional housing for homeless families with children in Harford County, will partner with Claddagh Manor Farms to host the Claddagh Manor Horse Show & Harford Family House Family Fun Day on Saturday, Aug....

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Old Bel Air Academy building lives again on canvas, paper

Old Bel Air Academy building lives again on canvas, paper

"Good 'Ole School Days" plein air paintings and drawings by local artists, shown for the first time Wednesday at the Historical Society of Harford County, provide a number of unique and whimsical glimpses of the former Bel Air Academy and Graded...

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Harford union leaders upset about proposed pay raises for county elected officials

Harford union leaders upset about proposed pay raises for county elected officials

Leaders of Harford County unions say they are not happy to hear the county council wants to raise the salaries of future council members and the county executive by roughly 25 percent.

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Vacation a chance to reconnect with my kids [Commentary]

Vacation a chance to reconnect with my kids [Commentary]

Sometimes I think vacation can be more tiring than working, but I wouldn't trade the fun I had last week for anything.

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Women's bodies found stuffed in trash in Joppatowne [25 years ago]

From The Aegis dated Aug. 16, 1989:

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Aberdeen residents consider library's future

Aberdeen residents consider library's future

Aberdeen residents and community leaders have plenty of ideas for what the city's future library might look like, and they offered them up during a public forum Monday on the branch's possible redesign.

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New ball field by Aberdeen's Boys & Girls Club named for Vi Ripken

New ball field by Aberdeen's Boys & Girls Club named for Vi Ripken

Children on Aberdeen's east side will have a new place to play, thanks to a gleaming new baseball field unveiled Monday by the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation.

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Havre de Grace's 34th Seafood Festival is 'biggest ever'

Havre de Grace's 34th Seafood Festival is 'biggest ever'

If you love seafood, Havre de Grace is the new place to be, organizers of the city's longtime Seafood Festival say.

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Three Dog Night rocks Havre de Grace Seafood Festival

Three Dog Night rocks Havre de Grace Seafood Festival

Visitors to the 34th annual Havre de Grace Seafood Festival had an opportunity to travel back to the 1970s Friday night with a live show from the classic rock hitmakers Three Dog Night.

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Corporations are people too, so they should vote [Commentary]

Corporations are people too, so they should vote [Commentary]

Indulge, if you will, a bit of political whimsy on my part.

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Bel Air's Colonial Acres community spends another National Night Out

Bel Air's Colonial Acres community spends another National Night Out

Each summer, communities around the country spend time outside getting to know each other as part of the National Night Out crime-fighting initiative.

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Train derails in Belcamp; 2 killed in Bel Air fire; new islands eyed [50 years ago]

As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, Aug. 6, 1964:

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Harford's Craig leaving gift to hometown that won't soon be forgotten [Commentary]

Harford's Craig leaving gift to hometown that won't soon be forgotten [Commentary]

When David Craig leaves office later this year, after serving longer than anyone else as Harford County executive, most people presume his political career will pretty much come to close.

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Community meetings planned on future of Aberdeen, Darlington libraries

Community meetings planned on future of Aberdeen, Darlington libraries

Community meetings seeking ideas and input from the public are planned in August as part of feasibility studies to determine the need for expansion and reconstruction of the Aberdeen and Darlington branches of the Harford County Public Library.

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