Bel Air Town Run

Run for your health [Editorial]

Run for your health [Editorial]

Harford County is a running county, and Aegis correspondent Bill Blewett has been there to record what started out as a craze in the 1970s and since has become a way of life for a significant number of our residents.

Blewett's four decades of coverage of the county and regional running scenes, as well as local high school track and field and cross country competition, spans multiple generations.

It's telling that some of those he covered back in the day who were in their 20s and 30s are still going strong in their 60s, 70s and even 80s.

The growth of personal fitness activities and venues parallels these years, as well. When Blewett was writing about the early Bel Air...