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Best of Harford County 2013

OUT & ABOUT

Annual Event/Festival

Maryland State BBQ Bash
Downtown Bel Air | mdbbq.com

Honorable Mention
The Bel Air Festival for the Arts
Darlington Apple Festival
Harford County Farm Fair

Charity/Nonprofit

The Humane Society of Harford County
2208 Connolly Road
Fallston, MD 21047
410-836-1090 | harfordshelter.org

Honorable Mention
SARC (Safety Awareness Resources Change)
Harford Family House
Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna
Boys & Girls Club

Elected Official

Sheriff Jesse Bane

Honorable Mention
County Executive David Craig
State Sen. Barry Glassman
Circuit Court Clerk James Reilly

Indoor Activity/Place

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
That Bouncy Place
Kinetic Youth Academy
Jump On It Fun Center

Outdoor Activity/Place

Annie’s Playground
Edgeley Grove Park
864 Smith Lane
Fallston, MD 21047
anniesplayground.net

Honorable Mention
Ma & Pa Trail
Rocks State Park
Churchville Golf Driving Range
Rebel’s Dog Park

Principal

Dale Hunsinger, Homestead Wakefield Elementary School

Honorable Mention
Madelyn Ball, The John Carroll School
Stacey Gerringer, Fountain Green Elementary School
H. Earl Gaskins, Ring Factory Elementary School

Private School

The John Carroll School
703 E. Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-879-2480 | johncarroll.org

Honorable Mention
Harford Day School
Saint Margaret School

Place to Rent for Special Occasions

Swan Harbor Farm
401 Oakington Road
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-6767 | swanharborfarm.org

Honorable Mention
The Arena Club
Rockfield Manor
Liriodendron

RECREATION

Dance Lessons

Dance With Me School of Dance
227 Gateway Drive, Suites K & L
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-836-3963 | dwmsod.com

Honorable Mention
SwingTime Ballroom
Dancing with Friends
Rage Box Contemporary Dance Center

Golf Course

Bulle Rock
320 Blenheim Lane
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-8887 | bullerockgolf.com

Honorable Mention
Mountain Branch Golf Club
Maryland Golf and Country Clubs

Gym/Fitness Center

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
Bel Air Athletic Club
Planet Fitness
Walter & Betty Ward Family Center Y

Martial Arts Classes

U.S. Taekwondo Academy
Locations in Bel Air and Churchville, 443-243-4124 | ustachang.com

Honorable Mention
Method MMA
Tae Kwon Do Masters

Music Lessons

Maryland Conservatory of Music
Locations in Bel Air and Havre de Grace
musicismagic.com

Honorable Mention
Jim Bowley Guitar Instruction
Music Land

Swim Club

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
Fountain Green Swim Club
Bel Air Athletic Club
Fallston Club

Yoga Classes

Peace Yoga
122 S. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-937-5026 | peaceyogabelair.com

Honorable Mention
The Arena Club
Bel Air Athletic Club

SHOPPING

Place to Buy Antiques

Belle Patri
3725 Federal Hill Road
Jarrettsville, MD 21084
410-692-5341
bellepatri.com/Belle_Patri/Home.html

Honorable Mention
Bahoukas Antique Mall
Spenceola Antiques
Grassy Creek Antiques & Country Store

Car Dealership

Jones Junction Auto Group
1508 Belair Road, Bel Air, MD 21014 877-217-6898 | jonesjunction.com

Honorable Mention
Adams Jeep of Maryland
Boyle Buick GMC Truck
Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram

Clothing Boutique

Tiger Lily
19 N. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-420-9784 | tigerlilyboutique.net

Honorable Mention
Heartbeat
Tiny Toes
Pink Silhouette

Consignment Shop

Barely Used Consignments on Main St.
8 N. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-893-7460

Honorable Mention
Kid to Kid
Painted Daisy Consignment Boutique
Belle Patri
Uptown Cheapskate

Furniture Store

Gardiners Furniture
2400 E. Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-879-3980 | gardiners.com

Honorable Mention
Ashley Furniture HomeStore
Simply Grande
Jarrettsville Furniture

Gift Shop

Ann Marie’s Hallmark
971B Beards Hill Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001
410-272-8677
annmarieshallmark.com

Honorable Mention
Two Sisters Gallery
Mayfields

Jeweler

Saxon’s Diamond Centers
Locations in Bel Air and Aberdeen, saxonsdiamondcenters.com

Honorable Mention
Smyth Jewelers
Kay Jewelers
Littman Jewelers

FOOD & DRINK

Bakery

Bel Air Bakery
140 N. Bond St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-838-6455
belairbakery.com

Honorable Mention
Flavor Cupcakery
Woodlea Bakery

Caterer

Laurrapin Grille
209 N. Washington St.
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-4956 | laurrapin.com

Honorable Mention
Pairings Bistro
Sterling Caterers
of Jarrettsville

Date Place

Pairings Bistro
2105 Laurel Bush Road, Suite 108 Bel Air, MD 21015
410-569-5006
pairingsbistro.com

Honorable Mention
Bonefish Grill
Looney’s Pub
Main Street Tower

Place to Buy Wine and Spirits

Ronnie’s Fine Wine & Spirits
1514 Rock Spring Road
Forest Hill, MD 21050
410-879-7964
ronniesbeverage.com

Honorable Mention
Wine World Beer & Spirits
Bel Air Liquors

PERSONAL SERVICES

Auto Repair Shop

Jones Junction Auto Group
1508 Belair Road
Bel Air, MD 21014     
877-217-6898 | jonesjunction.com

Honorable Mention
Dave Serio’s Vehicle Service Plus
Faby’s Auto Repair
Forest Hill Automotive

Child Care

Celebree Learning Centers
Locations in Bel Air, Fallston and Forest Hill
celebree.com

Honorable Mention
The Goddard School
Stonewall Day Care Center
Fallston Child Care Center
Harford Community College Early Learning Center

Day Spa

Jordan Thomas Salon & Spa
16 Bel Air S. Parkway
Bel Air, MD 21015
443-371-3600
jordanthomassalonandspa.com

Honorable Mention
Spa on the Boulevard
Massage Envy
Lavish Salon & Spa

Doggie Day Care

Best Friends Fur Ever Dog Daycare & Overnight Resort
1009 Philadelphia Road
Joppa, MD 21085
410-671-7529
bestfriendsfurever.com

Honorable Mention
Divine K-9
PetSmart PetsHotel
Country Comfort Kennels & Camp for Pets

Financial Institution

APG Federal Credit Union
apgfcu.com

Honorable Mention
M&T Bank
PNC
Har-Co Credit Union

Financial Adviser

The Kelly Group
48 E. Gordon St., Bel Air, MD 21014, 410-893-0560, kellyfinancial.com

Honorable Mention
Edward Jones
Harford Financial Group

Florist

Richardson’s Flowers & Gifts
816 S. Main St., Bel Air, MD 21014, 410-838-3883
richardsonsflowersandgifts.com

Honorable Mention
Petals ‘n Posies
Amanda’s Florist

Hair Salon

Jordan Thomas Salon & Spa
16 Bel Air S. Parkway
Bel Air, MD 21015
443-371-3600
jordanthomassalonandspa.com

Honorable Mention
Lavish Salon & Spa
Visage Salon & Day Spa
NVS Salon & Spa
Debbie’s Mane Concern

Medi-spa Services

Chesapeake Skin Solutions
(at Jordan Thomas Salon & Spa)
16 Bel Air S. Parkway
Bel Air, MD 21015
443-371-3600
chesapeakeskinsolutions.com

Honorable Mention
Bala Aesthetics & Medispa

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Alternative Wellness Services

Harford Acupuncture & Associates
11 N. Parke St., Aberdeen, MD 21001
410-272-0665
harfordacupuncture.com

Honorable Mention
Remedy Wellness
Acupuncture Associates of Bel Air
Ultimate Health

Animal Hospital

Chadwell Animal Hospital
3004 Emmorton Road
Abingdon, MD 21009
410-994-2849
chadwellanimalhospital.com

Honorable Mention
Harford Emergency & Referral Veterinary Services
Bel Air Veterinary Hospital
Hickory Veterinary Hospital

Chiropractor

Chiropractic Care of Bel Air
(Robert Reier)
205 E. Broadway, Bel Air, MD 21014, 410-893-2600, chirocareofbelair.com

Honorable Mention
Ultimate Health
Spineworks Medical Center
Dr. Poane’s Chiropractic Office

Dental Practice

Lifetime Dental Care
1201 Agora Drive
Bel Air, MD 21014     
410-879-4363 | lifetimedentalcare.net

Honorable Mention
Smith & Co. Dental Practitioners
Berg Dental Group
Laurel Bush Family Dentistry
Stratford Family Dental

Eye Care

Advanced Eye Care
Dr. Lisa K. Feulner
2227 Old Emmorton Road, #114
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-569-7173
advancedeyecaremd.com

Honorable Mention
Vision Associates
Wilmer Eye Institute at Bel Air
Seidenberg Protzko Eye Associates

OB/GYN Practice

Upper Chesapeake Women’s Care
510 Upper Chesapeake Dr., Suite 518
Bel Air, MD 21014
443-643-4530 | uchs.org

Honorable Mention
Susquehanna OB/GYN & Nurse Midwifery
Capital Women’s Care

Pediatrician

Pediatric Partners
Two locations in Bel Air
pediatricpartnersmd.net

Honorable Mention
Bright Oaks Pediatric Center
Box Hill Pediatrics

Physical Therapist

Drayer Physical Therapy Institute
Locations in Aberdeen, Bel Air and Edgewood
drayerpt.com

Honorable Mention
Agape Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation
Gold Medal Physical Therapy

Primary Care Physician

Smaldore Family Practice Associates
2227 Old Emmorton Road, #220
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-569-9040

Honorable Mention
Plumtree Family Health Center
Harford Primary Care
Dr. Julie Tinney

Urgent Care Center

Patient First
Locations in Bel Air and Aberdeen, patientfirst.com

Honorable Mention
ExpressCare
Total Urgent Care

HOME

Flooring and Carpeting

Bel Air Carpet
807 Baltimore Pike
Bel Air, MD 21014     
410-879-2080 | belaircarpet.net

Honorable Mention
Carpets & Flooring by Denny Lee
Harford Carpet Sales
George’s Carpet One

Garden Center/Nursery

Kroh’s Nursery
3308 Churchville Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001
410-879-5305 | krohsnursery.com

Honorable Mention
Home Depot
Grier’s Nursery and Greenhouses
The Mill

Home Improvement Contractor

Bel Air Construction
1655 Robin Circle
Bel Air, MD 21050     
410-557-9838
belairconstruction.com

Honorable Mention
W.M. Remodeling
Bailey Building & Remodeling

Homebuilder

Clark Turner Homes
4685 Millennium Drive
Belcamp, MD 21017
410-575-6000 | clarkturner.com

Honorable Mention
Ryan Homes
Bailey Building & Remodeling
Richmond American Homes

Housecleaning Service

Merry Maids
539 Baltimore Pike, Bel Air, MD 21014
410-734-2340
merrymaidsharford.com

Honorable Mention
Maid to Perfection
The Cleaning Authority

Landscaper

Lawnscape
P.O. Box 1011, Abingdon, MD 21009, 410-838-3230, lawnscape.us

Honorable Mention
Turf Connection
Akehurst Landscape Services

Plumber

Len the Plumber
lentheplumber.com

Honorable Mention
Hometown Plumbing Services
Magness Plumbing & Heating

 

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