| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Havre de Grace's City Council substantially reduced a proposed 15 percent water and sewer rate hike, increasing the charge by 5 percent, which already had been approved.
Councilman Bill Martin, the most vocal opponent of more increases, said the council...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Cedar Lane Regional Park, a popular venue for soccer and lacrosse tournaments in Bel Air, plans to unveil a new, state-of-the-art electronic scoreboard on Saturday.
The 20-foot-tall scoreboard, manufactured and installed by Daktronics, has a 9-by-17...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:15 AM
With its timetable and initial scope for the project modified, the Harford County Center for the Arts organization is moving ahead with its plan to build a cultural arts center near Route 24 and Wheel Road south of Bel Air.
Three signs were...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
If there's a heaven for horses, then California Chrome's great-great-grandsire will be peering down at Pimlico Race Course on Saturday to see whether his progeny can do what he did 50 years ago: win the Preakness and, with it, the first two legs of...
| May 6, 2014
| 2:18 PM
RKS Realty, a major player in Harford County commercial real estate for more than 25 years, has been acquired by a larger, regional firm seeking to expand its reach in Harford and surrounding areas.
MacKenzie Commercial Real Estate Services LLC's...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Exelon's planned acquisition of Pepco Holdings and its Delmarva Power subsidiary, announced Wednesday, will give Exelon control of the electric power market in Harford and widen the company's position as the county's largest taxpayer.
| May 4, 2014
| 5:56 AM
As he walked into the Atlantic County, N.J., courthouse for his arraignment on assault charges, Ravens running back Ray Rice was followed by television cameras. Inside was no relief from their lenses, either, with cameras rolling and photographers...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A Bel Air man was charged in Elkton Sunday with possession of an illegal handgun, according officials from the Maryland State Police.
Gregory A. Bem, 27, of the 2100 block of Robertson Road, was charged with illegal possession of a handgun in a...
| Mar 28, 2014
Happy 50th birthday to the Water Witch EMS unit. This milestone was celebrated on March 22 at the annual awards banquet.
The awards for services rendered in 2013 were bestowed by the leaders of the Water Witch Fire Company and Ladies Auxiliary Saturday...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:15 AM
Historically used for oyster dredging and long a part of Chesapeake Bay heritage, the skipjack is the official boat of Maryland, but only about a dozen are left in the state.
One of them is the Martha Lewis. Moored in Havre de Grace's Frank J....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Harford County Public Schools will request the maximum of five state waivers for instructional days missed for inclement weather, school officials say, and if they are approved, the school year will end on June 12.
Neighboring Cecil County Public Schools...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:21 PM
State regulators gave the final go-ahead Tuesday to Old Dominion Electric Cooperative to start building a new $675 million power plant in Cecil County.
The new Wildcat Point Generation Facility, fueled by natural gas, will help Old Dominion meet the...