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Harford County Public Schools hosted an open house event for the newly-renovated historic Ice House at the Harford Glen Education Center on April 5. Local ice harvesting history and historic tools were showcased during the open house. The event also honored the Harford Glen Foundation member…

Paula Stanton, Ph.D., English teacher at Bel Air High School and 24-year veteran teacher, eight of which were for Harford County Public Schools, was named the 2018 HCPS Teacher of the Year during a surprise announcement at the 24th Annual Harford County Teacher of the Year Banquet.

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Gather your friends, family and co-workers, put on your dancing shoes and let your hair down because the largest party for homeless and neglected animals is back.

The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region's 14th annual After d’Arc Gala, “License to Give: A Night of Bond 007 Style,” will take place from 7 to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at Maryland Golf & Country Clubs, 1335 E Macphail Road, Bel Air.

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BEL AIR — Harford County Parks & Recreation has broken ground on a new, interactive sensory trail at Schucks Regional Park in Bel Air to give citizens with differing abilities a chance to play, exercise and enjoy nature.

At a kick-off happy hour celebration March 13, the Harford County Public Library Foundation announced the theme for this year’s 14th annual gala: “An Evening in the Stacks — The Pink Edition.” The gala will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Abingdon Library.

JARRETTSVILLE — Romancing the Chrome, the largest car show of its kind in northeastern Maryland featuring more than 250 classic automobiles, will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 14, at Jarrett’s Field. The event is family friendly, and admission is free of charge.

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Chris Jones, professor of mathematics at Harford Community College, will receive an inaugural Dale P. Parnell Distinguished Faculty Member Award from the American Association of Community Colleges. The award will be presented at the AACC Annual Convention that will be held from April 28 to M…

BEL AIR — Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna is seeking in-kind donations of materials and services to assist with its Repair Program projects for the next few months.

  • By Jane Bellmyer jbellmyer@cecilwhig.com

4 Ten Vapors is now open at a second location in Perryville Station, 5301 Pulaski Highway, Suite K. Owner Andrew Raftery calls it “a hub location.”

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CONOWINGO — Efforts are continuing to remove the largest volume of debris floating down the Susquehanna River in 20 years from behind the Conowingo Dam, according to Exelon Generation, which operates the dam.

BEL AIR — Harford County government, in partnership with Maryland Environmental Service, has awarded its 2017 Business Recycling and Waste Reduction Awards to Fawn View Farm and Fawn View Manor Farm of Pylesville, and The Bayou Restaurant in Havre de Grace.

ABINGDON — New York Times best-selling author Jeannette Walls, known for her memoir “The Glass Castle,” will headline two events at the Abingdon Library the evening of Wednesday, April 25.

Past and Present Show Location: Harford Artists’ Gallery, 37 North Main St., Bel Air Show description: The show runs through April 29. The gallery features work by local artists, including original paintings, photography, carved gourds, Rosemaling, pottery, sculptures notecards and prints. H…

  • By Jacob Owens jowens@cecilwhig.com

CHESAPEAKE CITY — For Charlie Copeland, Bill Dix and Jason Zang, the opening of Bayheads Brewing Co. on St. Patrick’s Day seemed apropos.

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PORT DEPOSIT — The move of a 650-ton piece of equipment from Bainbridge to the Maryland line has been postponed once again, according to Port Deposit town hall.

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BEL AIR — Three days after saying goodbye at his funeral, State Sen. Wayne Norman’s widow, Linda, has been appointed to fulfill the last 10 months of his term.

BEL AIR — Illuminate, a festive cocktail reception celebrating Harford Community College’s 60th anniversary, drew 500 guests to a transformed APG Federal Credit Union Arena on the college campus the evening of March 10.

Harford Community College is proud to announce those students named to the President’s List for the fall 2017 semester. One of the highest academic honors that college students can achieve is being placed on this prestigious list.

The Maryland Center for the Arts, in partnership with Music Land and Peter Minkler, violist from the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, present a free master class for students with renowned clarinetist William Jenken.

BEL AIR — The Maryland Center for the Arts has announced its celebrity judges and dancers who will participate in the 10th annual Dancing for the Arts Gala. The event is slated to run from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel. First Lady Yumi Hogan…

  • By Jane Bellmyer jbellmyer@cecilwhig.com

Seasons Pizza is still open in spite of the massive construction project at the restaurant at the corner of Route 40 and Route 213 in Elkton. Owner John Mazarakis said he expects the work to be completed by July.