Two Charged in Edgewood Shooting; Both in Custody

From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office: On September 25, 2014, Tyrell Reginald Hairston, of Baltimore, was taken into custody. He is being held at the Harford County Detention Center with no bail. On September 16, 2014, at 5:59 pm, deputies were called to the 1800 block of Pulaski Highway for a shooting that occurred behind […]

4th Annual Healthy Harford Day on Sept. 27 Offers Extended Hours, 2 Stages and More Vendors

From Healthy Harford: Healthy Harford Day announces the event schedule for the day, which features free classes in Zumba, kick-boxing, stand-up paddleboard yoga and more. Healthy Harford, a coalition of local government agencies, businesses, non-profits and citizens dedicated to improving the health of Harford County residents, will once again host Healthy Harford Day on Saturday, […]

Harford County Department of Community Services Recognizes Dr. Peter Sitaras as Harford Living Treasure

From Harford County government: The Harford County Council named Panayiotis (Peter) L. Sitaras, M.D., a Harford Living Treasure. The Harford County Cultural Arts Board reviews the nominations and forwards it to the County Council for final approval. The Living Treasure program is sponsored by the Cultural Arts Board within the Department of Community Services and […]

Harford County Office of Drug Control Policy Drug Take Back Day Scheduled for Sept. 27

From Harford County government: In the interest of public safety and protecting the environment Harford County is participating in the Nationwide Drug Take Back Day scheduled for this Saturday September 27th from 10 AM -to- 2PM. Any leftover prescription and over the counter medicines can be turned in at the following locations: Harford County Office […]

With EV-D68 Enterovirus in Maryland, Harford County Health Dept. Recommends Precautions

From the Harford County Health Department: BEL AIR, MD, September 25, 2014 – With the announcement on September 25th by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) of the first confirmed case of the EV-D68 enterovirus in Maryland, the Harford County Health Department recommends taking precautions against the illness. Enteroviruses, very common viruses […]

Aberdeen Police K-9s to Receive Ballistic Vests Through Groupon Event


From the Aberdeen Police Department: The Aberdeen Police Department K-9’s Sam and Arco will be receiving ballistic vests thanks to a nationwide GROUPON EVENT that has raised over $335,000. The “Occasions ” campaign for Groupon Grassroots to outfit police K-9’s with bullet and stab protective vests ran February 15th through March 5th at 11:59pm Eastern […]