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Celebrating the end of Ramadan in Harford

Muslims in Harford County celebrated the end of the holy month of Ramadan with a prayer ceremony Tuesday morning at the Bel Air Reckord Armory.

As more than a billion Muslims worldwide celebrated completion of the month of Ramadan, Harford's Muslims assembled at the armory on Main Street to offer traditional Eid Prayers.

The Eid Prayers ceremony is a family event and is attended by men, women and children, explained Dr. Rehan Khan of Masjid Al-Falaah, Harford County's Muslim education center in Abingdon.

After the prayers congregants hug each other in the spirit of strengthening community bonding.

Several people of all ages attended Tuesday's ceremony, and most...