Donnie Wahlberg

Regardless of time or place, Harford celebrity sightings always draw a crowd [Editorial]

Regardless of time or place, Harford celebrity sightings always draw a crowd [Editorial]

In the age of social media, celebrity sightings are instantaneously reported to the world. Thanks to its location in the middle of the Interstate 95 Northeast corridor, Harford County gets its fair share of them.

The latest occurred early on the morning of June 26, when a tour bus pulled into the parking lot of the Waffle House, just off the I-95/Route 24 interchange in Edgewood, and out popped Donnie Wahlberg, a member of the News Kids on the Block band and one of the stars of the television series Blue Bloods.

En route from a concert in Washington, D.C., to another scheduled in New York, Wahlberg and his crew were hungry and promised a good tip to the astonished night crew...