Youth fishing derby A youth fishing derby will be held both days of the Waterfront Festival on the pier at Concord Point Park. Sponsored and run by the Susquehanna River Fishing Club LLC, with support from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources, participation is free. The derby is for …

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MONKTON — In addition to award-winning formal gardens, a historic Manor House and native Butterfly House, Ladew Gardens features a mile-long Nature Walk that traverses 34 acres. Established in 1999, the Nature Walk’s unaltered natural landscape provides an intentional contrast to the cultiva…

BEL AIR — The Albert Cesky Scholarship Fund Inc. recently announced a partnership with University of Maryland Upper Chesapeake Health to be the title sponsor of the half marathon at the 2nd Annual Susquehanna River Running Festival on Saturday, Sept. 28, beginning at 8 a.m. in Tydings Park i…

BEL AIR — Halloween is a time for kids to let their imaginations run wild. Dressing up in costumes and trick-or-treating is a popular tradition for many families. Yet, for some children who use a wheelchair this can be a challenge. To make these kids’ dreams come true, volunteers and sponsor…

OWINGS MILLS — Maryland Public Television is displaying its MPT 50th Anniversary Traveling Exhibit at the Bel Air Library in August. The exhibit is being shown at libraries across the state in celebration of the public broadcasting network’s 50 years of service to Marylanders.

BEL AIR — Harford County’s most anticipated event of the year — the MD State BBQ Bash — is this weekend.

Now in its fifth year, the Humane Society of Harford County’s Putts Fore Paws golf tournament is back. Join HSHC on Thursday, Sept. 5, on the exclusive and gorgeous Bulle Rock Golf Course in Havre de Grace.

Come on out to Steppingstone Farm Museum in Havre de Grace for an afternoon of music, food and fun. Enjoy awesome music and good friends, on a stunning historic landscape overlooking the Susquehanna River.

BEL AIR — The Harford County Commission on Disabilities is seeking nominations for awards to be presented in October at their 2019 Employment Recognition Luncheon. The awards highlight the accomplishments of employees with disabilities, and recognize employers who give them the opportunity t…

BEL AIR — Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna has announced its board of directors for 2019-2020 as well as the addition of three members, Ted Jasinski of Frederick Ward Associates, Kurt Engelhaupt of PNC Bank and Habitat homeowner Katie York.

HAVRE DE GRACE — The Havre de Grace Arts Collective will celebrate the second anniversary of the Cultural Center at the Opera House on Sunday, Aug. 18, with a pair of fun events. More than 35,000 people have visited the Opera House since it opened in August 2017, enjoying a wide variety of p…

BEL AIR — Alecraft Brewery is pleased to announce it has been voted as the Best Maryland Brewery by homebrewers from across the country. The award places Alecraft and Harford County on the map alongside other world-class breweries such as Tree House Brewing (Massachusetts), The Veil Brewing …

Harford Community College is proud to announce those students named to the President’s List for the spring 2019 semester. One of the highest academic honors that college students can achieve is earning a place on this prestigious list.

BEL AIR — The Bel Air Downtown Alliance is pleased to announce the hiring of Christopher Pineda to the position of executive director. Pineda comes to the alliance from Dundalk Renaissance, a Baltimore County nonprofit in which he managed the Main Street program as well as Dundalk’s first in…

BEL AIR — With the heat index expected to exceed 105 degrees, the Harford County Department of Emergency Services, in cooperation with Harford County Public Library and the Harford County Health Department, will offer “cooling centers” at library branches from Wednesday, July 17, through Sun…

BEL AIR — Harford County honored 19 individuals who have improved the lives of local youth at the 2019 Champions for Children and Youth Awards held June 21 at Harford Community College’s Chesapeake Center in Bel Air. The awards, presented by the Harford County Department of Community Service…

BEL AIR — The Women’s Giving Circle of Harford County has awarded 13 grants in 2019, totaling $43,905. Over the past nine years, the Women’s Giving Circle has donated more than $353,000 to nonprofits serving women and children in Harford County.

BELCAMP — Harford County Public Library has added 50 Nature Backpacks to its collection. They are available at each library location for customers of all ages to explore the great outdoors.

On May 15, Harford Community College engineering students conducted a demonstration of two hurricane-resistant house scale models that they constructed for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

BEL AIR — The Glassman administration has launched a summer messaging campaign encouraging Harford County parents to talk to their children about substance use and mental health. This multi-media awareness campaign — “Harford Talks” — was developed by the Harford County Department of Communi…

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BEL AIR — Nearly 1,000 walkers raised $95,000 for Cancer LifeNet at the Sixth Annual Amanda Hichkad CCA Celebration Walk, held May 18 at The John Carroll School in Bel Air. The walk was presented by Klein’s ShopRite and organized by the Upper Chesapeake Health Foundation and its Chesapeake C…

BEL AIR — Nic Sheff, author, recovering addict and subject of the movie “Beautiful Boy,” will be the keynote speaker at Harford County’s 15th Annual Addiction and Recovery Symposium on Thursday, June 27, at Bel Air High School.

DARLINGTON — The reconstruction of Glen Cove Road Bridge between Franklin Church Road and Love Road in Darlington is complete and this section of Glen Cove Road is now open. The roadway over this bridge had been closed since Aug. 31 due to flood damage.