Accidental Fire Damages Joppa Home Sunday Afternoon

A Joppa home was damaged Sunday afternoon in an accidental fire attributed to a faulty electrical cord. The fire was reported by the occupant of a home in the 600 block of Dembytown Road in Joppa just after 2:30 p.m., according to a release from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. A total of […]

Developer Clark Turner Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Developer Clark Turner, one of Harford County’s most prominent business figures, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection last week for both himself and his home construction firm, according to court records. Bankruptcy documents voluntarily filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland on Nov. 12 put total assets for Belcamp-based Clark Turner Homes […]

Harford County Sheriff Gahler Holds Roundtable on Race for Law Enforcement, Community Leaders

Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler on Thursday hosted a roundtable bringing together several law enforcement agencies and local community leaders to discuss issues of race and policing, both here and nationwide. Gahler said the breakfast meeting was an extension of discussions which took place during his campaign last year and during his first months in […]

Bel Air Police Chief Leo Matrangola Dies; Search Continues for Replacement

Bel Air Police Chief Leo Matrangola died Sunday morning following an extended battle with health issues, town officials said, more than a week after officially retiring. Bel Air Town Administrator Jesse Bane confirmed Matrangola’s death Sunday evening. “He is somebody that is going to be missed,” Bane said. “He went before his time. He leaves […]