Local Voices: Breast Cancer Testing, Police Unity Ride
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts this week on Harford and Cecil county Patch sites.
Fri May 17, 2013
MD: MARC to Add Weekend Service to Washington
Maryland's MARC commuter trains, which have always operated Monday through Friday, will begin offering weekend service between Baltimore and Washington on the Penn Line in coming months.
Wed May 15, 2013
Two MD counties say no to new gun law
It's basically says that Cecil County doesn't think much of the act because the council voted unanimously that they feel it violates the second amendment to the constitution.
Mon May 13, 2013
Field & Stream
Catchbook Photo Contest Winner
The fish was later released. Air temperature: 58 degrees Wind: E at 11 mph Barometric pressure: Stable at 29.91 inches Last month, we told you the best photo uploaded to our Catchbook fishing app would win an Ocean Kayak Trident 11 .
Sat May 11, 2013
Local Voices: Bike Fundraiser, Driving Stress
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts from Harford and Cecil county Patch sites.
Fri May 10, 2013
Cecil County fires back at gun control law
Cecil County lawmakers fired back at gun control in Maryland, unanimously passing a resolution opposed to the state Firearms Safety Act of 2013.
Harford County Hospital Costs Above Maryland Average
It costs $460 more on average to get a CT scan at hospitals like Harford Memorial Hospital than in nearby Balitmore County.
The Cecil Times
Cecil County Budget: Advisors Seek Cuts in Cops, Schools, Seneca...
A citizens' budget advisory panel, which spent just a few weeks listening to presentations on the county's needs and the County Executive's proposed budget, on Tuesday suggested a budget slashing agenda with major cuts in county schools, public safety and infrastructure programs.
Thu May 09, 2013
Work on Tydings Bridge Scheduled for May 11 and 12
The Maryland Transportation Authority announced that foundation work on the Millard E. Tydings Memorial Bridge this weekend may result in construction noise and truck traffic.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Cecil Times
Cecil County Council: Prayer, Politics and Websites
It was almost a trip down bad memories lane in Elkton Tuesday when members of the Cecil County Council got into some heated exchanges on whether to offer a prayer to open future meetings, what to put on the county website, and the credibility of one Councilor's personal blog.
Mon May 06, 2013
LIVE: Bel Air Commissioners Talk New Business
You can find live updates from the meeting below: 8:22 p.m.: The meeting is adjourned.
The Cecil Times
Cecil County Chatter: 2002 Legacy Brings New $ Windfall; Thanks, Nelson and Harry
Who needs a fading casino when a little-known small power plant near the Pennsylvania state line has been a goldmine of revenues to Cecil County- providing a total of $54.2 million over 20 years? And what could be better than a new expansion of that same plant that will bring in a proposed additional $40.7 million? Some members of the government ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
Groundbreaking set for HCC building
The facility, dubbed "2+2" is meant to enable students to enroll in psychology, sociology, criminal justice and education courses, among others, without a tedious commute to the central campus.
Sat May 04, 2013
Local Voices: Fire Safety, Scam Alert
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts from our Harford and Cecil county sites.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Gun Rally at Concord Point Lighthouse Planned for Saturday
Gun rights advocates plan to use Havre de Grace's War of 1812 bicentennial festival this weekend as an opportunity to protest recent changes to Maryland's gun laws that restrict ownership of some firearms.
The Cecil Times
State Trooper Files to Run Against Cecil County Del. Smigiel in State Dist. 36 GOP Primary
A veteran Maryland State Police trooper, Joseph D. Uhler, has filed candidacy papers to run against incumbent state Del.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Local Voices: Real Estate, Bald Eagle Survey
Here are a few of the best Local Voices posts this week on Harford and Cecil county Patch sites.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
CENTERSTAGE Announces Honorees for 27th Annual Young Playwrights Festival
CENTERSTAGE has announced the honorees for this years' Young Playwrights Festival, an annual competition that welcomes student playwrights around the state to submit their original works.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Towson to Break Ground at HCC May 30: Harford Chamber Recap
The president of Towson University came before local leaders in Harford County Thursday afternoon to share the big news: groundbreaking for Towson's satellite campus at Harford Community College will take place May 30.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Lawmaker asking prison head to step down
A state lawmaker is calling for the head of the state's prison system to step down over the scandal at the Baltimore City Detention Center, which left 13 guards indicted -- four of them pregnant with the children of one inmate.