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Harford County

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  • Harford woman, 81, released after spending night in jail for allegedly letting dogs run

    Mary Magdalene Root, 81, who lives near Havre de Grace, was jailed on $2,500 bail Wednesday on seven counts of allegedly letting her dogs run at-large a year ago. Root was kept overnight Wednesday at Harford County Detention Center and was released after...
  • William D. Townsend, public works official

    William D. Townsend, public works official
    William D. Townsend, former assistant director of Baltimore County's Department of Public Works and a World War II veteran, died Feb. 23 at Forest Hill Health and Rehabilitation Center in Harford County. He was 92. "The cause of death was failure to...
  • Bear sighting reported in Fallston

    Bear sighting reported in Fallston
    Bears were seen in Harford County several times during the summer of 2012 and they could be back in 2014. A Fallston woman and her brother reported seeing evidence of a bear, possibly accompanied by a cub, over the past few weeks, with an actual sighting...
  • Harford has 21 wrestlers in state tournament

    Harford has 21 wrestlers in state tournament
    The Maryland State Wrestling Tournament begins Friday at University of Maryland's Cole Field House in College Park and 21 wrestlers from Harford County will be among the competitors. The tournament will begin with preliminaries at 2:30 p.m....
  • Seven homes evacuated, Route 22 closed after gas leak near Churchville Thursday

    Seven homes evacuated, Route 22 closed after gas leak near Churchville Thursday
    Seven homes in Churchville were evacuated Thursday afternoon after a gas leak from a ruptured line, Harford County fire officials said. The leak has affected travel on Route 22 and will continue to cause heavy traffic and lane closures in the area for...
  • Man fatally shot near Harford rest stop last week was unarmed, police say

    Man fatally shot near Harford rest stop last week was unarmed, police say
    A man fatally shot by police near Aberdeen Friday, March 21, following a high speed chase that started after a foiled burglary attempt, was not armed with a weapon, according to Maryland State Police. The death of Rajsaun McCray, 29, was the third fatal...
  • Suburban counties gain population, Baltimore loses

    Suburban counties gain population, Baltimore loses
    Population is growing in the Central Maryland's suburban counties, though Baltimore City is losing residents, according a state review of U.S. Census data. The Maryland Department of Planning said Thursday that between July 2012 and July 2013,...
  • Uninsured Harford residents urged to sign up for health coverage

    With time running out to enroll in the first round of health insurance under the national Affordable Care Act, Harford County health officials have joined those around the country in urging people to sign up. The first open enrollment period for the...
  • Delegate says why the delegation needs to be involved [Letter]

    In response to a misleading letter that you received recently, I am providing you with the facts. The people that funded this phony letter to you are attempting to deceive and mislead you which will weaken our conservative cause. The bill they are...
  • Harford GOP committee candidate takes aim [Letter]

    Apparently, the list of filed Republican Central Committee candidates so threatened Harford County's delegates that they filed the emergency bill HB 1513 to "fix" the problem. Republicans from the grassroots to the Chair of the MD GOP have since voiced...
  • Holding two offices not particularly fashionable in American politics [Editorial]

    It's the kind of power play that crops up when voters aren't paying close attention. The Republicans Harford County elected to the Maryland House of Delegates have introduced a legislative measure that would give them standing in certain matters that...
  • Harford close to getting state authority to enact lodging tax

    Harford close to getting state authority to enact lodging tax
    Harford County is close to receiving elusive state authority to levy a tax on hotel and motel room rentals, thanks to a backdoor legislative tactic deployed by the leader of the Maryland Senate, with the blessing of a leading candidate for county...