Harford County News
Local, regional, and statewide news continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
8 min ago | The Baltimore Sun
With more than 700 students failing to show proof of vaccinations required for the new school year as of Monday, Anne Arundel County school officials say they'll apply this week for an extension of a state deadline for required immunizations. The Maryland State Department of Education is implementing new guidelines that require students entering kindergarten and seventh grade to prove that their vaccinations are up to date.
4 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore
Baltimore County: BRIDGE REPAIRS - Dulaney Valley Rd has been narrowed to ONE lane at the bridge over Jenkins Run, near the entrance to the Loch Raven skeet and trap club. A traffic signal regulates traffic, one direction at a time.
8 hrs ago | ABC2 Maryland
As Harford County has grown, so has the number of cars on its roads, and Mountain Road has gotten its share of the traffic. "It's pretty busy especially in the evenings, 5 to 6 p.m., 6:30 to 7 p.m., it's pretty heavy out here on Mountain Road," said resident Jim Williams.
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
A Bel Air man has been charged with multiple sex offenses in connection with the molestation of a child in 2009. Timothy Cole Donelson, 28, of the 500 block of Pritt Lane in Bel Air, is facing multiple charges in Harford and Cecil counties including rape and perverted practice, court records show.
Please join us for our preliminary Shape Note Singing group. The group will meet tentatively every month, depending on attendance.
A Timonium motorcyclist was killed after a crash in Harford County Friday night, according to a report from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company . At 7:53 p.m. on Friday, Joppa-Magnolia responded to Mountain Road at Jerusalem Road, where a motorcycle and vehicle collided, the report from Joppa-Magnolia said.
Maryland State Police are investigating a crash that happened around 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning on Philadelphia Road and Gunpowder Ridge Road. When firefighters and paramedics arrived they found a crash involving a motorcycle.
Jurisdictions surrounding Aberdeen Proving Ground are in the early stages of preparing a study of potential land uses and their compatibility with the existing and potential future missions at the large Harford County military installation. Public workshops on the Joint Land Use Study will be held next week at locations in Harford, Cecil and Kent counties.
Members of the general public who live or work within 10 miles of Peach Bottom Nuclear Power Station can obtain free potassium iodide to keep in their home or place of business by attending the Community KI Distribution Day planned by the Harford County Health Department on Saturday, Sept. 13, at North Harford High School.
Workers cleaning out a vacant home near Jarrettsville came across a grenade earlier this week, according to a report from the Office of the State Fire Marshal . Bomb technicians from the fire marshal's office were called to a residence Wednesday afternoon in the 1800 block of Baldwin Mill Road, where they identified the unexploded military ordnance as an MK2 fragmentation grenade, according to the report.
A woman was robbed and assaulted in Foxborough Farms on Wednesday night, according to the Harford County Sheriff's Office . At 9:25 p.m., deputies responded to the 1200 block of Kirby Circle in Bel Air and found a woman who said she was punched in the face and thrown to the ground by a man who took her purse , the sheriff's office reported.
Hendrix, who has worked in Harford County government for 16 years, has accepted a position with the federal Department of Housing & Urban Development in Washington, D.C. "Beth Hendrix is a talented professional who has been dedicated to bettering the lives of Harford County citizens. I am proud of what she has accomplished in Community Services for the citizens of Harford County during her tenure and I wish her well in her future endeavors," said County Executive David Craig.
Each day, Harford County officials will tour select businesses and discuss challenges and successes, according to a statement from Harford County.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 11:04 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC