| Dec 28, 2012
| 12:28 AM
A look at the Top 10 news stories of 2012 in The Record area:
#1 – Vi Ripken Kidnapped
The July kidnapping of Aberdeen's most well-known resident, remains the most bizarre and perhaps most unsettling story of 2012.
Vi Ripken, mother of Major...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:53 AM
It should have come as no surprise when members of the Harford County Board of Education balked recently at deciding how to approach replacing or renovating the Havre de Grace High School physical plant.
Left to its own devices, there's little doubt the...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:03 PM
A decision whether or not to replace the Havre de Grace High School buildings or renovate them was put on hold again Monday night by the Harford County Board of Education.
The latest delay could be a prelude to considering a plan to build a new combined...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The state's teachers are in "over their heads" and should be compensated at a higher level, says the Maryland State Education Association's president.
Betty Weller, the MSEA president, and Harford County Education Association President Ryan Burbey, both...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:00 PM
The county government will give additional funding to Harford County Public Schools so improvements at Havre de Grace High School's stadium can be completed, school board members learned Monday.
And, at the urging of a city council member and others in...
| Nov 24, 2012
When an occupational therapist walked through the home of 70-year-old Carol Glover two years ago, she immediately noticed safety hazards.
Scatter rugs throughout the single-family home in Ednor Gardens left Glover, who has balance problems, vulnerable to...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:27 AM
Some residents want to know when will it be Abingdon's turn for a new school.
The community's William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary School on Route 7 near its intersection with Route 24 is one of Harford County's public schools most in need of...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:24 PM
The Harford Council voted Tuesday to remove outyear funding for 2014 to 2016 to replace Havre de Grace High School, criticizing County Executive David Craig for revising the school priority list.
Craig, meanwhile, fired back a short time later,...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 3:40 AM
Members of the Harford County Board of Education raised several questions and concerns Monday night over a possible replacement of the current Havre de Grace High School building.
Those concerns, expressed at Monday's board meeting, include the project's...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:15 AM
Harford County voters had many reasons for packing the county's 75 polling places of Election Day Tuesday, and not all of them had to do with electing the nation's next commander-in-chief.
The interest shown by Harford's voters translated a huge turnout,...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Maryland secured $123 million of federal funding to launch its health insurance exchange, the cornerstone of President Barack Obama's health care reform, state officials announced Thursday.
The money will help build the marketplace, now formally called...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 1:51 PM
The Harford County Council criticized County Executive David Craig last month for making the Havre de Grace High School replacement building a priority in the county's school construction needs and in turn removed funding for the project from future...