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25 years ago: Harford lawmakers oppose Ring Factory site for new school

From The Aegis dated June 25, 1987:

At least three members of Harford County's delegation to the Maryland General Assembly weren't convinced 25 years ago that the corner of West Ring Factory Road and the new Route 24 was the best site for a new elementary school.

Sen. Catherine Riley was asking the school board, which was still pondering with the superintendent the best place for the school, "You can vote it where you want it, but can you fund it?"

Riley said the proposed school isn't needed so close to the existing Homestead-Wakefield Elementary School, but admitted the State Interagency Committee for School Construction could fund the $3...