Heavy rains caused a wastewater treatment plant at the Edgewood Area of Aberdeen Proving Ground to release some 250,000 gallons of partially treated sewage into the Bush River on Tuesday, base officials said.
Members of the committee studying salaries of Aberdeen's elected officials met Monday with city council members Ruth Ann Young and Bruce Garner to get their input on how much, if at all, the pay should be increased for future mayors and council members.
The Pentagon on Tuesday cut the number of furlough days for 650,000 Defense Department civilians from 11 to six — a welcome surprise for workers who have been saddled with a 20 percent pay-cut since early July.
On Saturday night, for what Dr. Rehan Khan says is the fourth year in a row, the Muslim community of Harford County held an iftar, an evening fast-breaking meal, and invited non-Muslims from near and far to join them.
At the start of a formal ceremony opening the STEM and Education Outreach Center at Aberdeen Proving Ground Tuesday morning, Chaplain Lt. Col Juan Crockett gave an invocation. "Lord of science," Crockett said, "thousands of children will come here seeking truth. We pledge to use this center to guide and heal."
It has been almost a week since Havre de Grace businesses participating in the city's Furlough Friendly Community campaign began providing discounts to furloughed Aberdeen Proving Ground workers, and some businesses are starting to see interest from customers.
An armed man was shot by an Aberdeen Police officer late Monday night after officers responded to a local motel near Aberdeen Proving Ground where gunfire had been reported, according to Aberdeen Police.
The U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center, U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command at Aberdeen Proving Ground is conducting training exercises this week that could involve weapons firing and related activities, the post announced.
Xi Delta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. awarded 2013 Harford County graduates $8,000 in scholarships for academic achievement. The scholarships were awarded on Saturday, June 8 at a scholarship brunch held at The Sutherland Grille in Aberdeen Proving Ground
On June 12, Darlington Elementary School held its fifth-grade farewell with Principal Brenda Taylor officiating the program. Attending the program for the graduation fifth grade students included students from years gone by, State Sen. Barry Glassman, Rev. Nancy Dilliplane, rector of Grace Memorial Church, Rev. Sarah Standiford, Deer Creek Parish, Nancy Hill, education specialist at Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union and faculty, staff, parents, grandparents, friends and guests.
Two student cadets of the Maryland Freestate ChalleNGe Academy took part in a multi-day job shadowing program with Freedom Federal Credit Union last month. Cadets Rachelle Munson and Alyssa Kendle were selected to take part in the four-day job shadowing experience
Uncertainty over whether the Social Security Administration will pay stormwater fees for its Baltimore County headquarters reflects a broader murkiness as to whether federal agencies will or won't pay the new fees elsewhere in Maryland.
Three longtime civilian employees at Aberdeen Proving Ground were indicted 25 years ago this week on charges they were "willful" and "deliberate" in the release of hazardous chemicals into the environment
Maj. Gen. Robert S. Ferrell, senior commander at Aberdeen Proving Ground, received the Military Leader of the Year award from the Association of Defense Communities during a ceremony in Washington on Thursday.