Harford County Public Schools will host its annual College and Career Fair from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Harford Community College APGFCU Arena. The event is free and open to the public.

BEL AIR — Nearly 200 jobseekers attended Harford County’s annual Second Chance Job and Resource Fair on Thursday, Sept. 26, at The EPICENTER in Edgewood. The event, coordinated by Harford County government, Susquehanna Workforce Network, the Harford County Sheriff’s Office, the Harford Count…

ABINGDON — The Abingdon Library will reopen Tuesday, Oct. 15, after a seven-month renovation. The community is invited to help with the “countdown” to the final minutes before the doors open at 10 a.m.

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BELCAMP — Nearly 15,000 children and teens participated in Harford County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge, “A Universe of Stories,” held from June 17 through Aug. 31. They read 106,413 books, which equates to more than 15 miles of books, which if laid out end to end would stretch t…

DARLINGTON — Lower Susquehanna Heritage Greenway, the local management entity for the Maryland Heritage Areas Program, has announced that eight Cecil and Harford projects have received Maryland Heritage Areas Authority mini-grant funding.

BEL AIR — Warm socks, mittens and hats are greatly needed items at homeless shelters, yet they are among the least-often donated. To fill this gap, Harford County government, in partnership with Harford County Public Library and We Cancerve, a foundation that creates giving opportunities for…

The 2019 Harford Plein Air Festival will take place from Oct. 6 through Oct. 12, with events scheduled throughout the county. The plein air painting competition ​and gallery sale is being presented by Maryland Center for the Arts in Harford County.

MONKTON — Ladew Gardens presents its second annual Garden Glow — an exciting event for the entire family that has become a new Ladew tradition. This unique celebration of fall features illuminated sculptures, hundreds of glowing jack o’ lanterns, live music, and food & spirits. Special e…

Grace Callwood, 14, of Bel Air, has been named a winner of the 2019 Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes. Each year, the Barron Prize celebrates 25 inspiring, public-spirited young people from across the U.S. and Canada who have made a significant positive difference to people and the enviro…

BEL AIR — Two walking bridges on the Ma & Pa Trail will be closing, one at a time, for repairs and maintenance beginning Monday, Sept. 30. Harford County Parks & Recreation will close each bridge under repair from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for two to three days. Once repairs are completed on …

The Community Foundation of Harford County’s 2019 Impact Grant application is now open. The grants provide support for a wide range of nonprofits and other qualifying charitable organizations that improve the quality of life in Harford County.

The Ninth Annual Edgewood High School Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place Friday, Oct. 4 — Homecoming Day — at the school. The event will feature a daylong series of activities honoring the six who will join the current 62 individuals and one family who have been inducted during …

BEL AIR — Harford County’s Second Chance Job and Resource Fair offers life-changing opportunities for those who have had past criminal charges or experienced incarceration. This year’s fair for job seekers ages 18 and up will be held from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at The EPICEN…

BEL AIR — Harvest House, a Bel Air-based nonprofit that serves as a short-term transitional home for men in recovery from alcohol and/or drug addiction, raised more than $20,000 at its fourth annual “Swing Into Action” mini-golf tournament on Aug. 26 at Churchville Golf Center.

NORRISVILLE — Harford County Department of Public Works will be closing the Amos Mill Road Bridge, located between MD Route 136 (Harkins Road) and Amos Road, on or about Monday, Sept. 16.

BEL AIR — Renowned psychologist, physician and best-selling author Leonard Sax, MD, PhD, is coming to Harford County to discuss the addictive characteristics of social media and video games, and raising children in a society inundated with technology.

BEL AIR — Harford County Public Library’s 9th Annual Comic-Con, a celebration of all things nerdy, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Bel Air Library, 100 East Pennsylvania Ave. Comic-Con features events for children, teens and adults and is free of charge.

BEL AIR — National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and recognizes those who have overcome addiction. This month, individuals and community partners are coming together from all corners of Harford County, and beyond, to create the biggest recovery ce…

2019 marks the 53rd annual Bel Air Festival for the Arts, sponsored by the Bel Air Recreation Committee. With 350 artisans and craftspeople, the show is one of the largest one-day events in Harford County.

BEL AIR — Harford County’s Department of Emergency Services will hold an open house for citizens to learn about local emergency operations, emergency preparedness and lifesaving skills.

BEL AIR — Harford County’s newest app makes it easy to enjoy homegrown products and help support family farms. The Harford Farm Finder is an online map of area agri-businesses selling healthy produce, meats, dairy products, ice cream, craft beer, wine and more. The app is posted on the count…

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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