Saturday, May 18, 2013
Here are a few posts from Harford and Cecil county Patch sites.
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts this week on Harford and Cecil county Patch sites. Do you want to share your thoughts on local politics, sports or anything else that strikes your fancy? Just click Start a Blog under the top stories on our front page. Knowledge is Power: Cathy Corbin writes about her personal experience with the kind of genetic testing that led actress Angelina Jolie to have a double mastectomy to avoid a high risk of breast cancer. Sheriff’s Deputies Ride for Those Who Died; Six Deputies Participate in Police Unity Ride: The deputies participated in the ride from Valley Forge, PA, to Washington.
Sunday, May 12, 2013
The Arc hosted its inaugural Harford Hills bike ride, and a Darlington resident shares her community's newsletter.
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts from Harford and Cecil county Patch sites. Want to share your own thoughts on local sports, politics, entertainment or anything else? Just click Start a Blog under the top stories on our home page. How I Deal With Stress While Driving - Part 2: Steve Reightler offers tips including leaving earlier and changing one's following distance. The Arc NCR's 1st Annual Harford Hills Bike Adventure was a Success!: Stephanie Henke writes about The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region's recent fundraiser. 21034 Community E-News: Jane Howe shares the Darlington community newsletter.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts in the past week from our Harford and Cecil county sites
Here are a few of the top Local Voices posts from our Harford and Cecil county sites. If you have something to get off your chest on politics, business, entertainment or anything else, just click Start a Blog under the top stories on your Patch site. Home Fire Safety and the Fire Extinguisher: Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Volunteer Fire and EMS Association, shares tips on safe use of a fire extinguisher. March 2013 Real Estate Statistics: Real estate agent Tim Montoya shares Bel Air-area statistics on home sales for March. PSA - Sheriff’s Office Warns of the Rise in Scams Targeting Seniors: The Harford County Sheriff's Office writes about several schemes older residents should look out for. ECBC to support remediation …
Saturday, April 27, 2013
Here are a few of the top posts this week in Local Voices.
Here are a few of the best Local Voices posts this week on Harford and Cecil county Patch sites. Want to get something off your chest about politics, crime, sports, entertainment or anything else? Just click Start a Blog under the top stories on our home page. Is the 2013 Real Estate Market Trending Upward in Harford County?: According to statistics, more homes are selling, and they're selling for higher prices. A remedy for drug disposal: A Patient First spokesman advises on proper ways to dispose of prescription drugs. Mid-winter survey shows above average bald eagle population on APG: A recent survey found a bald eagle population above the average of the last six years along the Susquehanna River.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
Here are this week's top Local Voices posts from Harford and Cecil counties
Here are a few of this week's top Local Voices posts from our Harford and Cecil county sites. Check out more by clicking Local Voices under the news tab at the top of this page, or share your own thoughts by clicking Start a Blog under the top stories on your Patch site. Our Politicians- Sold To The Highest Bidder: A reader takes issue with the influence of special interests, both locally and nationally. Harford Friends School Adventures in Afghanistan: Students at Harford Friends are part of a nationwide project connecting with students in Afghanistan. Harford County Sheriff’s Office Holds Correctional Officer Graduation: Five recruits graduated earlier this month. Clear Your Clutter for Earth Day: Earth Day is a good a time as any to …
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Here are the top posts this week on Local Voices in Harford County.
Here are some of the top posts on Local Voices from Harford County Patch sites this week. Want to share your thoughts on local politics, sports or entertainment? Click Start a Blog under the top stories on your Patch's homepage. SB 619 -- Increased Hunting Fees: Del. Glen Glass writes about a bill that would increase the price of a hunting license to fund state wildlife services. Ruppersberger Encourages Tax Filers to Use Free Prep Clinics: Rep. Dutch Ruppersberger highlights the free Internal Revenue Service program, just in time for April 15. Weird Works: "Be weird. It works," Rabbi Kushi Schusterman advises a letter writer. Franchot: Public Conversation on Towson University Sports Is Imperative: Comptroller Peter Franchot has …
Saturday, March 30, 2013
Here are the top posts this week on Local Voices in Harford County.
Here are some of the top posts on Local Voices this week from our Harford County sites. Want to share your thoughts on local politics, sports or entertainment? Click Start a Blog under the top stories on your Patch's homepage. Franchot Meets With Towson University President: Comptroller Peter Franchot met with Towson University President Maravene Loeschke. Last week, he and Gov. Martin O'Malley voted at a Board of Estimates meeting to delay a Towson contract related to a project at Harford Community College, saying they disagreed with how Loeschke handled the cuts of Towson's baseball and men's soccer teams. Delegate Glass Fights for Tourism and Economic Growth: Del. Glen Glass talks about a bill he is cosponsoring that would allow the …
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Tourism manager Wini Roche checked out Tudor Hall in Bel Air before heading to Havre de Grace.
Wini Roche, tourism manager for Harford County, visited Tudor Hall in Bel Air for this month's installment of her video series, "Where's Wini?" Confederate sympathizer John Wilkes Booth, the man who assassinated President Abraham Lincoln in 1865, grew up in the Bel Air home on Tudor Lane. Roche said her spring videos will showcase sites with wartime ties in Harford County. Next month, she will be in Havre de Grace to see sites from the War of 1812, before the city's bicentennial commemoration May 3 to 5. See Related
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The March 29 event will take place at Edgewood Elementary School.
Maryland celebrates Arbor Day on the first Wednesday in April, but Harford County is getting a jump on the event this year. On March 29, there will be a tree planting at Edgewood Elementary School, coordinated by the Harford County Department of Planning and Zoning. Volunteers will plant 630 trees during the event, which includes demonstrations, exhibits, a free tree and lunch, according to organizers. Five hundred seedlings and 130 balled and burlapped trees will be planted. Individuals as well as groups are welcome to participate and are encouraged to bring a shovel, hammer and gloves. See the event flyer for more details. Havre de Grace has been designated by the Arbor Day Foundation as a "Tree City USA" for 11 years. Harford County's …
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Here's what's happening around Harford County.
Here's some of what's going on around Harford County this weekend. As always, you can see what's happening in your neighborhood or share your own events by clicking Events at the top of this page. All weekend Check out Harford Technical High School's production of "Little Shop of Horrors." The musical "Peter Pan" flies past the second star on the right and straight on till the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric. The Beer, Bourbon and Barbecue Festival returns to the Timonium Fairgrounds. Friday Enjoy a family campfire at the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center. Harford Community College hosts the Northern Chesapeake Modern Living Expo. Saturday Learn about volunteer opportunities at the Harford County Volunteer Expo. Dye eggs for Easter…