Harford County will not be charging fees on permits required for homeowners to repair damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, County Executive David R. Craig announced Thursday.
When Storm Sandy slammed into the Atlantic Coast Monday night, it dumped upward of six inches of rain on Harford County, flooding streams, creeks and ditches and raising the possibility that the Susquehanna River could swell in the coming days as the storm's remnants pass through Pennsylvania.
Harford County was virtually shut down Monday as rain and gale force winds from Superstorm Sandy create dangerous conditions. Winds gusting over 55 miles an hour forced the closing of the Hatem Bridge.
Sandy is buffeting the greater Bel Air with heavy rain and strong winds. For local officials and residents, preparations for the arrival of the colossal storm began several days before.
Power outages hit a plateau early Tuesday morning and began creeping downward, with about 186,000 Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. customers without electricity at noon, according to the company.
An 11-year-old Harford County girl rescued from a burning recreational camper in Joppa early Friday morning has died from her injuries, the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office said.
Nearly 500 people showed up to plead the case for maintaining the mission at Aberdeen Proving Ground to Army representatives Thursday night, as the service considers troop and civilian workforce cuts at posts across the country.
Bel Air area Del. Susan McComas says the first inkling she got that the State Highway Administration had reversed its position on Route 924 access for the controversial proposed Bel Air South Walmart came during an annual reception held for legislators and local officials hosted in Annapolis on...