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Veterans Day

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  • September 21: Fall travel guide

    Fall getaways Check out these great getaways for the fall, including a mouthwatering weekend at the NYC Food Film Festival and a "Dirty Dancing" themed stay at Mountain Lake Hotel. Harpoon Octoberfest If you can't afford the trip to Munich to toss...
  • Bel Air banner program honors hometown heroes

    Military men and women of Harford County will soon see their service to our country honored on banners to be displayed around downtown Bel Air. The Bel Air Downtown Alliance is teaming up with the Historical Society of Harford County for a Veterans Day...
  • Bel Air commissioners approve server purchase, discuss bid awards

    The town of Bel Air is upgrading its computer systems and backup and buying a new police truck. During their Tuesday work session, Town of Bel Air commissioners discussed several contracts expected to be approved at Monday's meeting and approved the...
  • Hats off to Bel Air Alliance, Veterans

    The plan by the Bel Air Downtown Alliance to offer people the opportunity to purchase a banner honoring someone in the service as Veterans Day approaches is a wonderful idea. For decades, towns in Harford County and across the nation have taken to...
  • Historical Society planning two-day Veterans Day celebration

    Historical Society planning two-day Veterans Day celebration
    Instead of one day, Harford's veterans will have two, thanks to the Harford County Historical Society's Veterans Day celebration Nov. 10 and 11 in Downtown Bel Air. The Historical Society's two-day event will honor Harford's strong connection to the U.S....
  • American Legion, Elks host pair of Veterans Day events in Towson

    American Legion Towson Post No. 22 will host a Veterans Day commemoration to honor men and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces on Friday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m., at the Wayside Cross, located at York Road and Shealy Avenue, Towson. All are invited....
  • St. Mark School students learn about patriotism for Veterans Day

    St. Mark School students learn about patriotism for Veterans Day
    Kindergarten, first- and second-grade students saw about a dozen American flags and unfurled two others measuring 25- by 15-feet in the gym of St. Mark School just before 9 a.m. on Nov. 8. In preparation of Veterans Day on Friday, the Catholic elementary...
  • Harford transit helping on Veterans Day

    Harford Transit LINK, will be providing a free shuttle bus service for the Veterans Day event at the Liriodendron Mansion, 502 West Gordon Street, Bel Air, on Saturday. The shuttle service will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. All Harford Transit LINK buses...
  • Essex World War II veteran served with JFK's elder brother in Navy

    Essex World War II veteran served with JFK's elder brother in Navy
    Wherever Alvin T. Jones has lived throughout his adult life, he has reserved wall space for his Navy memorabilia. He displays his three Air Medals and his Distinguished Flying Cross, his honorable discharge, dated 1945, and a wedding photo of a young...
  • West Laurel: Mark your calendars for upcoming holiday events

    President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed Armistice Day on Nov. 11, 1919 to honor all World War I veterans. Over the years, the day expanded to honor veterans of all wars. President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the holiday into law in 1954. Nov. 11 has...
  • Maryland gets grant for veterans' transportation

    Maryland will receive $2 million from the federal government to improve the delivery of transportation services to veterans and their families under a program announced Wednesday in Baltimore by the nation's No. 2 transportation official. John D....
  • Gold Star Mothers continue the service of their fallen children

    Gold Star Mothers continue the service of their fallen children
    BETHESDA — A mother arrives at the Red Cross office at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on a mission for her son, a 23-year-old soldier and double amputee. He needs a back scratcher. With her bright eyes and wide smile, volunteer Janice...