Ralph Klein, Supermarket Chain Founder, Philanthropist, Lifelong Harford Resident, Dies at 88

Courtesy of MartinoBlum: Ralph Lincoln Klein, founder of the nine-store Klein’s ShopRite of Maryland supermarket chain affiliated with the Wakefern Food Corporation, and leading supporter of the Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, died Saturday, November 22, 2014, at the Hooper House Hospice Care facility in Forest Hill, Maryland, of complications from heart and kidney disease. The […]

Harford County’s Food Facility Inspection Violations For October 2014

Each month the Harford County Health Department conducts routine inspections of 1,893 food service facilities (936 permanent food service facilities and 957 temporary food service facilities). Some pass, some fail. These are their stories… Below are all the critical health inspection violations for Harford County in October 2014: 7-Eleven Store #11630 602 South Philadelphia Blvd. […]

Harford Campaign for Liberty Nov. 25: “Our Statement ‘Reclaim the Republic. Restore the Constitution’ is More than Just a Slogan”

From Harford Campaign for Liberty: November 25, 2014 7 pm – 9 pm Knights of Columbus Hall 23 Newport Drive Forest Hill, MD. 21050 On November 4th voters openly rejected the trends of the last several years! Friends, we have an opportunity for a new beginning. Our statement “Reclaim the Republic. Restore the Constitution” is […]

Friends of Harford: “Many of Us Believe that Local Government Has a Larger Role to Play in Early Transportation Planning”

From Friends of Harford: Traffic problems constitute a large part of the issues local residents have with planned new developments. Many of us believe that local government has a larger role to play in early transportation planning as an integral part of community planning to head off these problems. Baltimore regional transportation planning, at least […]

Upper Chesapeake Health Hospitals Earn ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures’ Recognition

From University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health: University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health (UM UCH) announced that both of its hospitals—UM Harford Memorial Hospital (UM HMH) and UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center (UM UCMC)—have individually been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health […]

Harford’s Arts Community on Kaleidoscope Now Airing on Harford Cable Network

From Harford County government: The Harford County Cultural Arts Board, in partnership with Harford Cable Network, produces the bi-monthly television program Kaleidoscope. Hosted by Carolyn Black-Sotir, each show highlights the latest in arts and entertainment information in Harford County. The current show airing through December 2014 features interviews with: •Mark and Colleen Grotke- President and […]