Erika Butler

Writer

Erika Butler joined The Aegis as a reporter in 1994, just a few months out of college. She has served as an editor since the late 1990s, first of The Record, then coordinating news and later features, which she does today. Erika has covered just about every county government meeting in her 20 years and written on hundreds of different topics of interest to Harford County residents. She has lived in most of her life in Harford County, growing up in Fallston then living in various places in Bel Air. Erika is married with two children and enjoys running and reading.

Recent Articles

  • Harford County police blotter

    Harford County police blotter

    Recent reports of arrests and neighborhood incidents from police agencies serving Harford County: The Harford County Sheriff’s Office and Maryland State Police reports: Aberdeen A package was stolen Monday from in front of a home in the 1400 block of Garcia Court. Aberdeen Police reports: Karen...

  • Bel Air honors Southhampton eighth-grader for student achievement, police officer for promotion

    Bel Air honors Southhampton eighth-grader for student achievement, police officer for promotion

    A Southampton Middle School student was honored with a student achievement award and a Bel Air police officer’s promotion was celebrated during the most recent Bel Air Board of Town Commissioners meeting. Nicole Butterworth, an eighth-grader, was recognized for dedicating herself to achieving an...

  • Harford to mark second anniversary of murder of two Sheriff's Office deputies

    Harford to mark second anniversary of murder of two Sheriff's Office deputies

    As the date of Feb. 10 looms on the calendar for Jennifer Logsdon and Aimee Grebe, the week leading up to it has become tough for both of them. On Feb. 10, 2016, two Harford County Sheriff’s Office deputies — Logsdon’s husband, Deputy First Class Mark Logsdon, and Grebe’s finance, Senior Deputy...

  • Harford County police blotter

    Harford County police blotter

    Recent reports of arrests and neighborhood incidents from police agencies serving Harford County. The Harford County Sheriff’s Office and Maryland State Police reports: Aberdeen Ce’Zanne Proctor, 21, of the first block of Roosevelt Avenue, was arrested Saturday for failing to appear for court in...

  • Four deputies involved in crashes during icy conditions overnight Sunday, more slick weather possible Wednesday

    Four deputies involved in crashes during icy conditions overnight Sunday, more slick weather possible Wednesday

    The icy conditions that kept schools from opening on time Monday morning plagued drivers on Harford County roads overnight Sunday, when several accidents were reported. More hazardous conditions could be coming on Wednesday morning because of sub-freezing temperatures and overnight snow, sleet,...

  • Bel Air officials consider building new police station

    Bel Air officials consider building new police station

    Bel Air’s town commissioners are again discussing the need for a new space for the Bel Air Police Department with greater more urgency this time. And at least one commissioner is willing to raise taxes — as a last resort — to get it done. “I honestly don’t think we have a choice. No one wants to...

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