Rep. Harris Votes to Block Gitmo Release of Detainees

From Congressman Andy Harris: Congressman Andy Harris (MD-01) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 5351, to prohibit the transfer of any individual detained at United States Navel Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba: “Once again, Congress has acted to stop President Obama from playing politics with the security of our nation, putting American lives […]

Constitution Day Conversation with Thomas Jefferson; Humanities Scholar Portrays Jefferson at Abingdon Library

From the Harford County Public Library: Humanities scholar Clay Jenkinson brings his portrayal of President Thomas Jefferson to the Abingdon Library for a special live audience taping of his award-winning radio show, “The Thomas Jefferson Hour,” on Saturday, September 17, at 7 p.m. Hosted by the Harford County Public Library Foundation, “A Conversation with Thomas […]

Comptroller Franchot to Present Silver Hammer Award to Patterson Mill; Visit Harford Community College

From the Office of the Comptroller of Maryland: Comptroller Peter Franchot will present the 2016 Silver Hammer Award for Cecil County to Charlestown Elementary School on Thursday morning. The award recognizes schools demonstrating fiscal prudence through superior facility maintenance. Charlestown Elementary earned a superior rating on its most recent state inspection. The Comptroller will then […]

Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department Awarded $95,239 through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Grant

From From the office of U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski: WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) today announced that the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Department in Baltimore County has been awarded $95,239 in federal funding through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) program. As Vice […]

New Harford Democratic Club Sept. 7: State Sen. Rosapepe to Discuss Maryland Senate and 2016 National Election

From the New Harford Democratic Club: Monthly Meeting Holiday Inn Express 1007 Beards Hill Road Aberdeen, MD 21001 Wednesday September 07, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. At the next NHDC meeting, our Guest Speaker will be Maryland Senator James Rosapepe representing Maryland/DC suburbs. Senator Rosapepe is a Deputy Majority Whip in the Maryland Senate, as well […]

Gov. Hogan Signs Executive Order to Start School after Labor Day

From the Office of the Governor of Maryland: Governor Larry Hogan today signed an Executive Order that will require Maryland’s public schools to start classes after Labor Day, beginning with the 2017-2018 school year. Citing the benefits of a post-Labor Day school start for families, students, teachers, and the economy, the governor made the announcement […]