Harford County Rededicates Historic Joesting-Gorsuch House Saved from Demolition

Harford County’s historic Joesting-Gorsuch House was rededicated on Friday in Street, eleven miles from where the blue house escaped demolition and once stood for more than two centuries. The November 18 rededication was hosted by County Executive Barry Glassman and included descendants of the home’s original owners. With its main structure dating to the mid-to-late […]

Nominations Sought for 2017 Harford County Historic Preservation Awards

From Harford County government: Nominations are now open for the 2017 Historic Preservation Awards recognizing outstanding achievements in historic preservation within Harford County. Awards to individuals and organizations will be presented in May by the Harford County Historic Preservation Commission and the county Department of Planning & Zoning in honor of National Historic Preservation Month. […]

Nominations Sought for 2015 Harford County Historic Preservation Awards

From Harford County government: The Harford County Department of Planning and Zoning in conjunction with the Harford County Historic Preservation Commission is seeking nominations for the 2015 Historic Preservation Awards. As part of this year’s annual celebration, the Commission will present preservation awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate outstanding achievements in historic preservation […]

Eden Mill’s Historic Grist Mill Temporarily Closes

From Harford County government: The Harford County Department of Parks and Recreation will make exterior renovations to the Eden Mill Park’s Historic Grist Mill. Due to these renovations, the mill portion of the site will be closed to tours starting July 21, 2014, for approximately four months. The Nature Center, as well as, all other […]

Nominations Sought for 2014 Harford County Historic Preservation Awards

From Harford County government: The Harford County Department of Planning and Zoning, in conjunction with the Harford County Historic Preservation Commission, is seeking nominations for the 2014 Historic Preservation Awards. As part of this year’s celebration, the Historic Preservation Commission will present preservation awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate outstanding achievements in historic […]

Harford County Historic Preservation Commission Announces 2013 Awardees

From Harford County government: The Harford County Historic Preservation Commission has announced its 18th annual award recipients during a recently held ceremony at the Liriodendron Mansion in Bel Air. These awards, which are presented each May in honor of National Historic Preservation Month, recognize individuals and organizations that have demonstrated their commitment to stewardship of […]