Bystander CPR Credited with Saving Life of Near-Drowning Victim at Harford County Swim-a-Thon

From the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company: A 911 call came in to the Harford County Emergency Operations Center on Friday, February 10, 2017, at 6:11 PM reporting a non-breathing, 16-year old female swimmer at Edgewood Middle School, 2415 Willoughby Beach Road in Edgewood. Call information indicated that this was a result of a drowning. The […]

Havre de Grace to Hold 10th Annual Mardi Gras Parade on Feb. 28

From the City of Havre de Grace: The Havre de Grace Office of Tourism announced today the Historic Preservation Commission will be holding its 10th Annual Family-Friendly Mardi Gras Parade on Fat Tuesday, February 28, 2017. The parade route begins along Bourbon Street and ends at the American Legion. Along the route, spectators will receive […]

Vale Road Personal Care Boarding Home; Emmorton Offices; Churchville Vehicle Repair Shop Proposed

From Friends of Harford: Development Advisory Committee Meeting Notice 1. 1701 Emmorton Road – Preliminary Located on the east side of Emmorton Road (Route 924); north of Patterson Mill Road. Tax Map 56; Parcel 382. Third Election District. Council District C. VIEW DOCUMENT ARCHIVE Plan No. P16-2017 Subdivide parcel into two lots./1.42 acres/RO. Received 01-10-17 […]

Police Seek Information in Non-Fatal Shooting in Edgewood; Victim Uncooperative

From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office: Harford County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are seeking information regarding a non-fatal shooting that occurred early Sunday morning. At approximately 12:01 a.m., deputies assigned to the Southern Precinct of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1700 block of Fountain Rock Way in Edgewood for the report of an […]

ATHENA Leadership Award Breakfast Celebrates Professional Excellence, Community Service

From the Harford Community College Foundation: The ATHENA Leadership Award Breakfast, organized by the Harford Community College Foundation, will be held Friday, March 3, from 7:30 to 9:45 a.m. at the Richlin Ballroom, 1700 Van Bibber Road in Edgewood. Networking begins at 7:30 a.m., with the program starting at 8 a.m. Suzanne Fischer-Huettner, group publisher […]

APG as Catalyst: Harford County’s Changing Landscape Exhibit Opens at Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

From Harford Community College: For 100 years, Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG) has been a major economic and social force in Harford County. A new exhibit, APG as Catalyst: Harford County’s Changing Landscape, opened in the Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College. The exhibit adds to centennial commemorations a scholarly, balanced and humanistic exploration of how […]

Excess Starting Fluid Ignites Vehicle Fire, Destroys Joppa Truck

Excess starting fluid within the engine compartment of a backfiring a truck is being blamed for the fire that destroyed a Joppa man’s truck on Saturday afternoon. Just before 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, emergency personnel were dispatched to the 1500 block of 1500 Mandeville Road in Joppa for a reported automotive fire. The fire was […]

Harford County Public Library Offers Board Games to Promote Literacy, Critical Thinking

From the Harford County Public Library: Customers of all ages at Harford County Public Library now have board games to check out and play. Board games promote literacy, critical thinking and provide an interactive experience. They promote a culture of positive interaction and player cooperation and foster strategic and tactical decision-making skills. Available board games […]