Want to have an event posted in our weekly calendar? Email reporter Mia McCaslin at mmccaslin@chespub.com to have an event placed in the Bargaineer. To be included, your event must be family friendly, cost less than $25 per person and take place in Harford County. Please submit the event’s t…

The Bel Air Downtown Alliance is excited to invite you to the second Main Street Social of the year. This monthly networking event allows business professionals in Downtown Bel Air to make lasting connections and build mutually beneficial relationships.

Want to have an event posted in our weekly calendar? Email reporter Mia McCaslin at mmccaslin@chespub.com to have an event placed in the Bargaineer. To be included, your event must be family friendly, cost less than $25 per person and take place in Harford County. Please submit the event’s t…

Abingdon, MD, — Ever wonder what happens to all the apples that don’t get picked at the orchards? All the mushrooms that don’t get sold to the grocery stores? Hungry Harvest is rescuing them and delivering fresh produce to doorsteps in Abingdon, South Bel Air, and surrounding areas.

The top five finalists for the 2017 Harford County Teacher of the Year award have been released and are listed in alphabetical order below. The judging panel had a difficult and unenviable task again this year with many outstanding teachers nominated for the award.

The Face of Addiction display that was started by Harford Technical High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) organization last year will now travel to nearly every high school in Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) this year as the school system continues to expand its He…

Bel Air, Md., — Interested in learning more about how to discover your family history? Harford County Public Library is offering its 4th Annual Genealogy Conference on Saturday, February 25, from 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Bel Air Armory, 37 North Main Street in Bel Air.

The Jarrettsville Lions Club recently donated $500 to the Academy of Finance at Edgewood High School (AoF) following a presentation by AoF student Romina Mitchell and coordinator Sarah Miller. The Lions Club was very impressed with the informational presentation, and members showed enthusias…

Kids across America are growing, and some are earning, a lot of “green” participating in the National Bonnie Plants Cabbage Program. This year, more than 1.5 million third graders in 48 states have gotten hands-on gardening experience growing colossal cabbages with high hopes to win “best in…

  • By Mia McCaslin mmccaslin@chespub.com

The Kiddie Academy of Abingdon will be hosting their 2nd annual DanceParty! event this Saturday, January 28, starting at 10 a.m. and lasting until noon. The event is a free, indoor activity that is open to the public.

The Coen brothers’ debut film ”Blood Simple” made its Sundance Film Festival premiere today, Jan. 18, in 1985. The crime thriller won the Grand Jury Prize there.

  • By Mia McCaslin mmccaslin@chespub.com

BALTIMORE, MD — The opening of ALDI Supermarket in the former Mars Supermarket space, the signing of gourmet pet food store Jen-Nic Pet Foods, Inc. to a new lease, and the expansion of Kid 2 Kid are among the leasing highlights at Bel Air Plaza, a 160,000 square foot retail shopping center l…

Bel Air High School’s Biomedical Sciences program has been selected once again to demonstrate the quality of its Project Lead The Way (PLTW) student developments to national leaders on Capitol Hill. Bel Air High School students will participate in the PLTW and the Association for Career and …