| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Republican Harford County Executive David R. Craig said that if elected governor, he would roll back Maryland's strict gun-control laws and push a sales tax exemption for goods manufactured in the state.
Craig identified at least six taxes he would like...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The Havre de Grace Activity Center, located at 351 Lewis Lane, will be closed to most activities on Friday, March 14, because of ongoing heating system repairs, Harford County government said.
The exception will be previously made appointments for tax...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Georges R. Garinther, a retired Army civilian engineer who studied ordnance noise and once examined the acoustics of the John F. Kennedy assassination, died March 9 of complications from heart disease and Alzheimer's disease at his daughter's Havre de...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Dr. Robert W. Gibson, a seminal figure for more than three decades at the Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital where he oversaw the desegregation of its facilities, ended its bankruptcy and extended it into the community, died March 8 of heart failure at his...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Church Creek Elementary School was evacuated briefly Friday morning while firefighters investigated a possible gas leak.
Around 8 a.m., the school's chief custodian reported an odor of gas in the boiler room at the school at 4299 Church Creek Road,...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:59 PM
For the past four years In Aberdeen, some modern day "fairy godmothers," known as the Aberdeen Lioness Lions Club are helping high school girls find the dress of their dreams, for one of the biggest nights of their lives: the prom.
Their mission is to...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Four candidates are running for three seats on the Havre de Grace City Council in the May 6 election, after Tuesday's filing deadline passed with no new entrants joining the race.
The seats held by Council members David Glenn, Bill Martin and Joseph...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Matt and Emily Skoronski prayed for snow on their wedding day.
The Perryman couple chose Dec. 28, 2012, to get married because they love winter. Snow would have made the day perfect.
"I wanted it to snow, because what's a winter wedding without snow?...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Peering into his tripod-mounted Swarovski scope, Hal Wierenga tries to explain why he's out in the cold along the Magothy River, searching for a big white bird that might never appear.
"For those of us who do what we do, it's an event," he says, scanning...
| Feb 7, 2014
Havre de Grace City Councilman Joseph Smith announced he filed this week for the Democratic nomination for the Harford County Council's District F seat representing the Havre de Grace and Riverside areas.
A human resource consultant and small business...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:43 PM
It was an uncommon partnership for a Maryland school and an aerospace company.
In 2012, Boeing agreed to pump hundreds of thousands of dollars into one Harford County high school to improve Advanced Placement achievement in hopes that students —...