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Harford County

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  • Districts set dates for last day of school after the long winter

    Districts set dates for last day of school after the long winter
    School districts are finding it hard to get snow day waivers from Maryland School Superintendent Lillian Lowery, who has quickly denied some five-day applications. The superintendent got permission from the state board of education last month to give...
  • Hogan posts strong fundraising in GOP campaign for governor

    Hogan posts strong fundraising in GOP campaign for governor
    Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan has emerged as a major force in his party's chase for campaign cash, collecting more money since he joined the race three months ago than his rivals took in all of last year, figures from the campaign show....
  • Residents question need for mulch business near Hickory Elementary

    Residents question need for mulch business near Hickory Elementary
    Hickory-area residents said they are worried about plans to put a mulch business near Redner's market, citing concerns about affecting the nearby watershed and increasing traffic. The proposal for a mulch business on the 48.9-acre, mostly wooded site in...
  • Street resident cited in April 10 field fire

    Street resident cited in April 10 field fire
    A Street resident has been charged in connection with starting a three-alarm field and woods fire April 10 that burned more than four acres. David Allen Wolfe, 41, of the 1200 block of Macton Road, received a citation from the Maryland Natural Resources...
  • Scaled back Route 24 project in the realm of reasonable [Editorial]

    Scaled back Route 24 project in the realm of reasonable [Editorial]
    Rocks State Park is one of Harford County's premier natural attractions, and over the years a reasonable balance has been struck that allows both public access and the preservation of wild habitats. The park is far from being a wilderness. This time...
  • SHA officials present Route 24 improvement plans Wednesday

    SHA officials present Route 24 improvement plans Wednesday
    Although there was a significant public outcry in 2009 when State Highway Administration officials put out their plans to protect a major Harford County thoroughfare and prevent stream erosion with improvements to a section of Route 24 (Rocks Road) in...
  • Irritated by Eva-Mar plans [Letter]

    Irritated by Eva-Mar plans [Letter]
    Last week as I was driving down Route 22 around Amyclae development, I was amazed and gratified to see a very large red headed Tom Turkey glided in front of me across Route 22 and into a wooded lot adjacent to Amyclae. This coupled with the flocks of...
  • Someone is qualified to be Md. governor — he's just not a Democrat [Letter]

    Someone is qualified to be Md. governor — he's just not a Democrat [Letter]
    In a recent letter to the editor, K. Cooper was half right — the Democrats have no one who is genuinely qualified to be Maryland's next governor ("Who's qualified to be Maryland's next governor? No one!" April 5). However, the Republicans do:...
  • Bel Air celebrates 'liberating' kite flying at annual festival

    Bel Air celebrates 'liberating' kite flying at annual festival
    Hundreds of people came out Saturday for what one visitor called "good old-fashioned family fun" during the ninth annual Kite Day Festival in Bel Air's Rockfield Park. "Good old-fashioned family fun," April Southard of Bel Air, who came with her 2-year-...
  • Route 24 expected to be closed through Rocks State Park this summer

    Route 24 expected to be closed through Rocks State Park this summer
    The Maryland State Highway Administration's long-delayed plan to rebuild parts of Route 24 through Rocks State Park is back on track and could begin as early as mid-May, but the first phase has been scaled back considerably from what highway planners...
  • Harford's Romancing the Chrome car show draws more than 2,000

    Harford's Romancing the Chrome car show draws more than 2,000
    In Harford County Saturday, you could spend your day hunting Easter eggs, flying kites, buying the first locally grown produce of the spring or, if your interests lean toward custom, super stock and classic vehicles, you could visit the third annual...
  • To protect and serve [Commentary]

    To protect and serve [Commentary]
    Growing up in Baltimore, a small, but major city in America, I never thought much about jobs in the business of protecting and serving. In elementary school, I attended a small private Baptist church-school in Baltimore. Instead of allowing the students...