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  1. Delegate Eckardt to challenge Richard Colburn for state senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Delaware Coast Press

    ... Haddaway-Riccio have collaborated on for several years. Haddaway-Riccio is running for lieutenant governor on Harford County Executive David Craig's gubernatorial ticket. 'Even though there's been a lot of difficulty with the exchange, this is one ...

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  2. Harford man, 20, pleads guilty to causing fatal accident after using 'spice'Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Is synthetic drug use in Harford County over hyped by media and law enforcement or is it a real problem? A 20-year-old Belcamp man was sentenced to a year in jail earlier this week after having pleaded guilty in connection with the death of a 15-year-old girl in a 2013 motor vehicle accident, in which both he and the girl had been using synthetic marijuana - commonly called "spice," Harford County's chief prosecutor said. The conviction and sentencing of Kyle Johnson appears to be the first of its kind in Harford County where spice use was connected to a fatal traffic accident, Harford State's Attorney Joseph Cassilly said.

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  3. Harford executive continues effort to buy waterfront land in Havre de GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    With less than six weeks until he leaves office, Harford County David Craig acknowledges he is still trying to purchase waterfront property in Havre de Grace whose acquisition for a future park was previously rejected by the county council. Craig was set to bring the purchase of about four acres on Water Street before the Harford County Board of Estimates during a closed session planned at the board's most recent meeting on Oct. 23, according to one board member.

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  4. Harford County Election Guide: Candidates, Polling LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Harford County voters who plan to hit the polls Tuesday can prepare in advance by looking at who will be on the ballot. Have a news tip? Email elizabeth.janney@patch.com.

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  5. Harford sheriff hopes school bus ticket cameras can be deployed quicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Harford county's sheriff says he'll move quickly to equip school buses with outside cameras to catch and ticket motorists who don't stop when students are boarding or leaving the bus. Harford county's sheriff says he'll move quickly to equip school buses with outside cameras to catch and ticket motorists who don't stop when students are boarding or leaving the bus.

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  6. The Racehorse, the Royals, and Harford Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    One hundred years ago Durbar II, an American owned horse, that would spend his last days in Harford County, rode into history as the winner of England's most prestigious horse race, The Epsom Derby . This long shot to win the race reportedly silenced the crowd who gathered to watch the race, which included the King and Queen of United Kingdom.

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  7. 'Frozen,' superhero, police costumes popular in Harford for HalloweenRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Aegis / Baltimore Sun Media Group) Porches are adorned in spooky decorations and pumpkins are everywhere in Harford County, a clear sign that trick-or-treating isn't far behind. It's one thing to decorate a porch or a pumpkin; it's another thing to ...

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  8. Police monitor sex offenders on HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC2 Maryland

    ... living in Anne Arundel County, 855 predators in Baltimore County, 1,625 live in Baltimore City, 208 out in Harford County and in Howard County there are 91 registered sex offenders. But that does not mean every single one of those people are ...

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  9. Hogan stumps in Bel Air Thursday as early voting closesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... in Bel Air Thursday. (DAVID ANDERSON Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan made his way through Harford County Thursday evening a few hours before the close of eight days of early voting in advance of Tuesday's general election. He next ...

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  10. Harford sheriff, seeking third term, faces familiar challengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    Harford County Sheriff Jesse Bane, first elected in 2006, is seeking a third term as the county's top lawman. A Democrat, Bane has won elections in a county where voters typically favor Republicans.

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  11. Bel Air police chief takes medical leave; interim chief appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Matrangola is on medical leave, Maj. Jack Meckley of the Sheriff's Office will run the BAPD A high-ranking Harford County Sheriff's Office deputy assumed the rule of interim chief of Bel Air Police Department Wednesday while Chief Leo Matrangola is ...

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  12. Bel Air commissioners thank Dreshers, student for community contributionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... school's new athletic fields, a project to which the Dreshers contributed funds. Members of the Bel Air and Harford County community remember Virginia Morgan Dresher as a warm, kind and generous person, who passed that giving spirit on to her ...

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  13. Jeanne F. Tarring, antiques shop ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    Jeanne F. Tarring, a homemaker and former owner of a Harford County antiques shop, died of cancer Monday at her Chestertown home. She was 91. The daughter of Louis Flick, a Pennsylvania Railroad locomotive engineer, and Matilda Neigh Flick, a homemaker, Jeanne Elizabeth Flick was born and raised in Punxsutawney, Pa., one of seven children.

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  14. Bel Air Police Chief Reportedly Takes Medical LeaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    ... which will last two to three months, according to The Aegis . In the meantime, Major Jack Meckley from the Harford County Sheriff's Office is stepping in as interim chief, the newspaper reported. Meckley was recently promoted to oversee the police ...

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  15. Hazmat Training Happening at Churchville GolfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    Don't be alarmed to see a bunch of people in hazmat suits Thursday at a miniature golf course on Route 22 in Churchville. Personnel from fire departments across the state will be training with the Harford County Hazmat Response Team , the association reported.

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  16. New and Upgraded Recreation Projects set for Carroll, Charles and HarfordCountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Maryland Department of Natural Resources

    ... of a trail on the former railroad corridor that extends from Route 301 to the Potomac River shoreline. Harford County will receive $438,200 in funding to acquire 50 acres in the Whiteford Community for a future regional sports complex. Under the ...

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  17. Tips for Trick or Treating in Bel Air 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Patch.com

    ... in Bel Air will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. on Halloween, according to the Bel Air Police Department . The Harford County Sheriff's Office has also put together a YouTube video with Halloween safety practices, including setting a time limit for ...

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  18. Howard County Reportedly Among Areas with Problematic Voting MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Patch.com

    ... name on the touchscreen in her precinct: "...the machine kept going 'beep, beep, beep,'" according to WJZ . A Harford County man told The Baltimore Sun that when he voted early in Aberdeen , his vote for a Republican congressman registered but then ...

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  19. Double Check Your Final Ballot When You VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | National Review Online

    The [Maryland Republican] party said Tuesday that it has received complaints from about 50 voters in 12 Maryland counties who say machines at early voting centers "flipped" their Republican votes to count toward Democratic candidates. Marsha Epstein of Pikesville said she ran into the problem when she went to vote at the Reisterstown Senior Center's Hannah More campus.

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  20. 50 voters in Maryland complain voting machines changing GOP votes to DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | American Thinker

    Coming in the wake of similar problems reported in Illinois's Cook County, the Maryland Republican Party states it has "received complaints from about 50 voters in 12 Maryland counties who say machines at early voting centers 'flipped' their Republican votes to count toward Democratic candidates." Marsha Epstein of Pikesville said she ran into the problem when she went to vote at the Reisterstown Senior Center's Hannah More campus.

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