8-Month-Old Aberdeen Boy Hospitalized After Dog Bite

From the Aberdeen Police Department: An eight month old boy suffered an injury to the head after being bit by his family’s dog late Sunday evening. The incident happened at 8:52 PM in the 200 block of Woodland Green Way. Aberdeen Police secured the scene while members of the Aberdeen Fire Department provided medical treatment. […]

Free Legal Assistance Offered in Harford County’s “Decisions That Determine Your Destiny”

From Harford County government: If catastrophic illness or injury struck your family, would you and your loved ones be prepared to carry out each other’s wishes? Legal documents such as a financial power of attorney and advance healthcare medical directive can relieve uncertainty and the burden of resolving legal issues at a stressful time. The […]

Harford County Public Library Introduces LEAP Music Collection

From the Harford County Public Library: Musical instruments for children and young adults are now being offered by Harford County Public Library through its new LEAP Music collection. LEAP Music is an extension of the library’s LEAP STREAM initiative. Research demonstrates that learning music facilitates the learning of other subjects and can improve a child’s […]

Harford County Public Library Hosts Authors of One Maryland One Book at Abingdon Library on Sept 26

From the Harford County Public Library: Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely, authors of “All American Boys,” the 2016 One Maryland One Book selection, will speak at the Abingdon Library on Monday, September 26, at 7 p.m. In addition, 17 discussion groups centered around the book will take place in September and October at various Harford […]

Liriodendron Foundation Gallery Presents Impressions of Harford and Beyond By Five Friends in Art

From the Liriodendron Foundation: The Liriodendron Foundation Gallery is pleased to announce an art exhibit of the works of: Robin Capecci, Barbara Kirchner, Alexandra Kopp, Barbara Love and Sandra Norris beginning on September 18th, 2016 through October 23rd, 2016. Gallery hours are Sundays 1:00-4:00 p.m. and Wednesdays 1:00-7:00 p.m. “Their passion for creating art is […]

Providing Resources to Kinship Caregivers: 2nd ‘Relatives Matter’ Conference Brings Together More Than 60 Participants

From the Harford County Bar Foundation: More than 60 people attended the second “Relatives Matter: Caring for Children, Youth and Family,” a conference for kinship caregivers that took place September 16 at the Havre de Grace Senior Activity Center. Kinship caregivers are relatives who assume the full-time care of a child whose parents are unable […]

Whiteford Man Sentenced to 5 Yrs in Prison for Distribution and Possession of Child Pornography

From the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Baltimore: U.S. District Judge J. Frederick Motz sentenced Michael Francis Chaney, age 72, of Whiteford, Maryland, today to five years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for possession and distribution of child pornography. Judge Motz also ordered that upon his release from prison Chaney must […]