Harford County Enacts New Incentives to Protect Agricultural Land from Development

From Harford County government: Harford County Executive Barry Glassman signed legislation on May 18 enacting new incentives to protect key agricultural land that might otherwise be sold for development. The legislation provides cash incentives for farmland owners to enter the county’s existing agricultural preservation program. The new incentives make the county program more competitive with […]

Bel Air Independence Day Committee Welcomes Applications to July 4, 2017 Parade

From the Bel Air Independence Day Committee: The Bel Air Independence Day Committee is looking for floats, marching units, performers, mobile units and more to fill its annual parade on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. Individuals, clubs, organizations, churches, civic groups and more should fill out the official application form on the committee’s website, after reading […]

Armed Bank Robbery Suspect Apprehended in Bel Air

From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office: On May 22 at 10:36 a.m., deputies assigned to the Southern Precinct of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the BB&T Bank in the 1000 block of Gateway Road in Edgewood for the report of an armed bank robbery. Upon arrival, deputies learned a suspect entered the bank, […]

Got Questions about Harford County Geography? There’s a Map for That

From Harford County government: Commonly requested geographical information about Harford County, such as land use, transportation networks and areas of environmental significance, is now available online in a “map gallery” published on the Harford County government website by the Department of Planning & Zoning. The gallery is composed of static maps that supplement the county’s […]

Harford Artists of All Abilities Sought for “Art Without Boundaries” Exhibit in July; Submission Deadline June 10

From Harford County government: To recognize the 27th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Harford County Commission on Disabilities and Harford County Cultural Arts Board will present “Art Without Boundaries”, a juried art exhibit in July for artists of all abilities at the Bel Air and Havre de Grace […]

Aberdeen Mayor McGrady: “Changing the Form of Government Like This is Something that is Done in Third-World Countries, Not in America”

From Aberdeen Mayor Patrick McGrady: The City Council voted to “restructure” the City Government. The voters should get a say on this! EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: The City Council voted to significantly change the structure of the City government, and for the voters of the City of Aberdeen to have a say in this, we need to […]

Harford County Health Department Recognizes “Don’t Fry Day;” Celebrates Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention

From the Harford County Health Department: “DON’T FRY DAY” CELEBRATES MELANOMA AND SKIN CANCER DETECTION & PREVENTION Every Friday before Memorial Day, The Harford County Health Department joins the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention in observing national “Don’t Fry Day” to encourage sun safety awareness. Skin cancer affects all skin types and is the […]