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.

BEL AIR — More than 200 runners, walkers, sponsors and volunteers participated in the Sixth Annual Harford United Charities Barry Glassman 5K Run/Walk for Recovery on Saturday, May 18, at Harford Community College.

BEL AIR — Harford Transit LINK, the county’s bus transportation system, will offer free rides on all its fixed routes Thursday, June 20, to celebrate National Dump the Pump Day.

BEL AIR — Hurricanes can produce destructive winds over 150 miles per hour, flooding from torrential rain, devastating high tides and even tornadoes. The hurricane season affecting Harford County runs from June 1 to Nov. 30, with most hurricane-like weather seen in mid-August through late Oc…

DARLINGTON — Hosanna School Museum will hold its third annual Juneteenth celebration festival from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the museum, 2424 Castleton Road in Darlington.

MONKTON — Amateur painter and sculptor Harvey S. Ladew had a keen appreciation of art in many forms: painting, traditional sculpture, garden design and, of course, the art of topiary. Over the years, Ladew Topiary Gardens has welcomed local, national and international artists to the gardens …

BEL AIR — Harford Crisis Center, the first co-funded, public/private partnership in Maryland to offer 24/7 behavioral, mental health and addiction services, was named in honor of the Klein family at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 28. It will be known as The Klein Family Harford Crisis Center.

BEL AIR — Painted quilt patterns on barns and other rural buildings add beauty to the landscape, promoting agricultural preservation, agri-business and tourism. More than a baker’s dozen of these magnificent 8-foot quilts appear throughout Harford County, the newest of which was revealed May…

BEL AIR — Harford County Executive Barry Glassman signed legislation Wednesday, May 29, enacting the county’s fiscal year 2020 budget and issued the following statement:

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BELCAMP — Harford County Public Library received the first Excellence in Marketing Award from the Maryland Library Association at its annual conference May 3. The award was for the library’s “Come In, We’re Awesome” campaign and was selected for top honors among 32 entries submitted by publi…

BEL AIR — This summer, discover the natural beauty of Harford County streams, take selfies at your favorite locations and win prizes in Harford Streams Summer Adventure, a program from the Harford County Department of Public Works’ Office of Watershed Protection and Restoration.

Harford Community College's 61st annual Commencement Ceremony will be held Thursday, May 23, at the APGFCU Arena. Doors open at 4 p.m. and the ceremony begins at 6 p.m.

 Traffic will be very busy around the college as students and visitors arrive and depart. Parking at the college will also…

Harford Glen Environmental Center recently hosted its 11th Annual Environmental Scholarship and Green Awards event. The Green Awards are presented to committed volunteers, local businesses and educators who are dedicated to the support of Harford Glen and environmental education in Harford C…

BEL AIR — One-hundred-and-fifty Harford County government employees participated in the fourth annual Day of Service initiative created by County Executive Barry Glassman in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE) recently announced that three Harford County public schools have achieved Green School recognition for 2019. Magnolia Elementary School was recertified, and Fallston High School and Magnolia Middle School were named new…

MONKTON — Ladew Topiary Gardens is pleased to announce the 2019 Groovin’ in the Grass summer concert series, which will feature eight family-friendly concerts from June 16 through Aug. 4. For more than 25 years, Ladew Gardens has been hosting summer concerts on Sunday evenings in the Great B…

BEL AIR — Do you know an unsung hero? Each year, the Harford County Department of Community Services searches for local citizens who selflessly assist others and honors their volunteer service with Harford’s Most Beautiful People Awards. Nominations are now open for these awards recognizing …

Bring your mom to a fabulous show at Newport Terrace Hall. The one and only Mr. Charisma Camron Robertson and tribute artist Randall Rivers will perform.

BEL AIR — The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region (The Arc NCR) and Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna recently partnered together for a ramp project at an Aberdeen house. Habitat Susquehanna’s volunteers built an accessibility ramp which was paid for — and benefited — The Arc NCR.

Farms in Harford and Cecil counties are among those participating in a free horse farm tour celebrating the Maryland Horse Breeders Association’s 90th anniversary. The horse farm tour takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, in five counties.

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