Harford County Newswire

Harford County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Harford County, MD.

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  1. Heavy thunderstorm brings reported lightning strikes to Harford Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Fire crews in Harford County were stretched in multiple directions Monday night, as a major thunderstorm pounded the western and central portions of the county. The full storm lasted for about two hours, between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m., and it came with a series of lightning strikes that caused damage to at least four properties, as well as thunder and heavy rains, according to fire investigators.

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  2. Citing safety, cost, focus, Harford sheriff discontinues aviation unitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler says he is discontinuing the aviation unit, which was started by his precesssor, because of safety, cost and focus issues. Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler says he is discontinuing the aviation unit, which was started by his precesssor, because of safety, cost and focus issues.

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  3. Vigil held for Hogan as he enters second round of cancer treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... second round of chemotherapy treatment, as well-wishers prayed, sang and left him handwritten notes during a Harford County vigil that organizers pledged to repeat around the state. The hourlong vigil at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Bel Air ...

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  4. Homeowner's Association Partners with Harford County for Improvements in EdgewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Road repairs are a 'first step in a positive direction' and 'helped people to see...the direction the neighborhood can go.' -HOA president Edgewood residents have repaired dilapidated private roads in their neighborhood, thanks to a partnership between their homeowner's association and Harford County government .

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  5. Number Of Heroin Overdose Deaths Jump In Harford CountyTuesday,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    And the sheriff calls heroin abuse one of the biggest challenges facing law enforcement not just in Harford County, but across the country right now. Sheriff Jeff Gahler tells WBAL NewsRadio 1090 that sixteen people have died so far this year from heroin.

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  6. STATE v. WAINERead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | FindLaw

    ... from the 1976 trial of Respondent, Peter Sutro Waine. Waine was tried before a jury in the Circuit Court for Harford County on two charges of first degree murder and a related larceny. At the close of all the evidence, pursuant to Rule 756b, the ...

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  7. Generosity in Bel Air 'Awe Inspiring': Sheriff's Office on Blood DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... blood transfusions since his wife was recently diagnosed with leukemia, according to a statement from the Harford County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office helped get the word out about Monday's blood drive at the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company, ...

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  8. Harford wants to let landfill contractors' employees drive county vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    Harford County wants to let employees of the outside contractor now overseeing its landfill operations to be able to use county-owned vehicles. Allowing Maryland Environmental Service to use Harford cars, trucks, leachate equipment and other vehicles makes sense and would potentially save the county money, county spokesperson Cindy Mumby said.

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  9. Judge declines to stop Harford solid waste outsourcing; employees' suit to be heard Sept. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    The outsourcing of operations at the Harford County Waste Disposal Center in Street moved ahead as scheduled Monday, after a judge on Friday declined to block the changeover to contractor Maryland Environmental Service. Two employees at the landfill have filed suit against the outsourcing, claiming they will lose health and retirement benefits if forced to work for the contractor.

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  10. Less testing, more learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Sun reported last year that 8th graders in Anne Arundel County tested for up to 46 hours a year, with Harford County close behind at up to 42 hours. Some students in Frederick spent nearly a third of their class time taking tests. If you look at ...

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  11. Fish died as county-owned pond near Bel Air dried up this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... leaving little for the fish to live in. (Allan Vought and Dan Griffin, Baltimore Sun Media Group) When the Harford County Government decided to let a supposedly leaking pond in the Heavenly Waters Park just outside of Bel Air take its natural course ...

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  12. Harford County Public Library Receives The Daily Record's Innovator of the Year Award for Third TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    The Daily Record has named Harford County Public Library an Innovator of the Year for establishing The Innovation Lab at the Abingdon Library. It is the third year in a row that Harford County Public Library has received an Innovator of the Year Award.

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  13. Harford County donates clothing needed for veteran burials to HdG American Legion postRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    Harford County government employees who worked on the project are, from left, Karen Myers, director of Procurement; Sharon Vanden Eynden, administrative secretary; Debbie Duvall, senior assistant county attorney; Suzanne Wenzel, legal specialist; Jen Davis, administrative secretary to the director of administration. Harford County government employees who worked on the project are, from left, Karen Myers, director of Procurement; Sharon Vanden Eynden, administrative secretary; Debbie Duvall, senior assistant county attorney; Suzanne Wenzel, legal specialist; Jen Davis, administrative secretary to the director of administration.

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  14. Weaver questions how schools get their daily breadRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Enterprise

    ... Later in the meeting, Weaver did approve, along with the three other school board members, the use of Harford County schools' contract with Cintas Corp. of Mason, Ohio for uniform rental and cleaning services. The St. Mary's school system has ...

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  15. Hogan appoints members to previously vacant state open-meetings boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... District Court for Maryland and to Judge James R. Eyler of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. Ishak, of Harford County, works for Stark & Keenan, where she is a civil litigator and provides estate and business legal counseling, according to that ...

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  16. Ladder Throwing, New Book on Tap at BAVFC AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    ... into the public parking lot across from the Hickory Avenue firehouse. Trucks are coming from every company in Harford County, West Virginia, New Jersey, Virginia, Pennsylvania and possibly Illinois, according to Joe Rutherford, exemplary lifetime ...

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  17. Bel Air Beer Week to bring craft beer 'culture' to HarfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    The beer manager at one of Harford County's largest beverage stores is organizing the first Bel Air Beer Week in August that will showcase county businesses have to offer in the way of specialty brews, while offering a host of "craft-centric" activities. The beer manager at one of Harford County's largest beverage stores is organizing the first Bel Air Beer Week in August that will showcase county businesses have to offer in the way of specialty brews, while offering a host of "craft-centric" activities.

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  18. Victim Airlifted After Armed Robbery in Belcamp: SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Patch.com

    Authorities are looking for the suspect in an armed robbery that left an employee in Belcamp injured Friday afternoon, the Harford County Sheriff's Office reported. The victim, who had been working at Sunoco in the 1300 block of Riverside Parkway, was flown by Maryland State Police helicopter to shock trauma, the report said.

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  19. 'House of Cards' looking for a few good nurses, docs, medical techsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Hume Casting Baltimore/DC Facebook Page. The series films in the Baltimore area with its main soundstages in Harford County. Real life: Ladew Topiary Gardens is home to 22 acres of formal gardens, including fountains, vibrant flowers and shrubs and ...

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  20. Aberdeen woman charged with stealing from elementary school in Bel AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... from the school while she was working there, according to Bel Air Police. An Aberdeen woman, who had been a Harford County Public Schools employee, has been charged with stealing from Homestead-Wakefield Elementary School in Bel Air, the Bel Air ...

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