Doing good [Editorial]

Doing good [Editorial]

Do-gooders do a lot of good in Harford County, none more so than the faith-based community.

When it comes to neighbors in need, Harford’s religious community tries to find ways to fill those needs and lend a helping hand. Whether it’s at the holidays when a Thanksgiving meal or Christmas for a whole family is needed, or on a more routine basis such as the weekly Grace Place lunch on Tuesdays in Havre de Grace or Martha’s Meals on Thursdays in Aberdeen, the county’s churches and their congregants are there.

As helpful as a holiday celebration or a daily meal can be, there’s nothing more primal in our life and times than shelter, especially during the bitter, bone-chilling...