Whiteford Library Celebrates 35 Years Serving Community

From the Harford County Public Library: The Whiteford Branch of Harford County Public Library celebrated 35 years serving the community with a casual gathering of staff and customers on January 5th. Guests viewed a display of photos narrating the branch’s history and took part in an interactive exhibit, “The Once and Future Library,” in which […]

New Comprehensive Primary Care Facility Opens in Havre de Grace; Partnership between UM Upper Chesapeake Health and West Cecil

From University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health: Beacon Health Center, a new full-service health care facility for adults and children in Havre de Grace, began providing comprehensive primary care and related services to patients in early December. It was founded as a result of a collaborative planning effort between University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health […]

Harford County Public Library Branches to Host Live Streaming of County’s Virtual Town Hall Budget Meeting

From the Harford County Public Library: Harford County Public Library will provide live streaming of Harford County Executive Barry Glassman’s virtual town hall budget meeting on Tuesday, January 27th at all of its 11 branches. Residents are welcome to view and listen to the budget meeting on Library television monitors or laptop computers beginning at […]

Handmade Items Donated by Harford County Public Library to Local Homeless Shelter

From the Harford County Public Library: Harford County Public Library collected handmade hats and scarves during the month of December to donate to the local Faith Communities and Civic Agencies United (FCCAU) shelters. Over 500 items were donated from Library staff, customers, knitting groups and local crafting groups. Men, women and children were the recipient […]

Harford County First in Maryland to Repeal Rain Tax, Last to Implement Hotel Tax

From Harford County government: Harford County Executive Barry Glassman issued the following statement upon passage Tuesday evening of his proposed legislation to repeal the county’s stormwater remediation fee, also known as the “rain tax”, and separate legislation implementing a hotel tax to benefit tourism. Both measures were among Mr. Glassman’s first legislative proposals following his […]