Friday, August 29, 2014

Harford County Master Gardeners 2014 Training Program

Harford County Extension Office, 2335 Rock Spring Road, Forest Hill. Registration is open through September 3. Open Registration for the Harford County Master Gardeners 2014 Training Program at the Harford County Extension Office, 2335 Rock Spring Road, Forest Hill, MD. Read more...

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Commission on Disabilities Accepts Nominations for Employment Recognition Luncheon

(Bel Air, MD) -- The Harford County Commission on Disabilities’ Employment Committee is accepting nominations for awards to be presented at its Annual Recognition Luncheon for Disability Employment Awareness Month in October.  The luncheon will be held on Thursday, October 23 at noon at the Maryland Golf and Country Clubs in Bel Air. Read more...

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Home Runs for the Homeless Raises More than $18,000 for Harford Family House

76 batters competed for the chance to knock one out of the ballpark at Ripken Stadium, all to benefit Harford County’s homeless. 
 
[Bel Air, MD] — Harford Family House hosted its 6th Annual Harford Mutual Home Runs for the Homeless fundraiser at Ripken Stadium and raised more than $18,000 to support homeless families in Harford County. Read more...

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Heart Sculpture Installed in Bel Air to Celebrate the Arts

(Bel Air, MD) - - The Harford County Cultural Arts Board, a commission of the Harford County Department of Community Services, recently worked with four artists to create a beautiful Heart sculpture.  It’s located at 2 S. Bond Street in front of the Mary Risteau District Court Building. Read more...

Monday, August 25, 2014

Art Without Boundaries Art Exhibit Celebrates Anniversary of the ADA

(Bel Air, MD) - - The Harford County Cultural Arts Board and the Harford County Commission on Disabilities are proud to present Art Without Boundaries, in recognition of the 24th Anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The artwork will be on display through August 30 in the Student Gallery in Joppa Hall on the Harford Community College campus. Read more...

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Harford County Public Schools Open House & Back to School Night Schedule

As the 2014-15 school year draws near, Harford County Public Schools has published individual school schedules for Open House, Back-to-School Night, and other kickoff activities. 
 
The first day of school in HCPS is Monday, August 25th for students in grades K – 12. Read more...

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Kiss-A-Pig Contest Raises Over $35,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County

Club members and staff of Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County are squealing with delight at the success of this year’s annual Kiss-A-Pig contest and fundraiser. Held in conjunction with the MD State BBQ Bash, the Kiss-A-Pig event raised over $35,000 to support the 5 Clubs in Harford County.
 
Eleven individuals and five teams worked tirelessly holding paint nights, selling raffle tickets, and sponsoring happy hours to raise money and bring awareness to the Great Futures that begin through supported programs at the Clubs. Read more...

Friday, August 22, 2014

Polo for a Purpose at the Maryland Polo Club

Polo Match Benefits Therapeutic Riding Program 
 
Chesapeake Therapeutic Riding invites you to its 4th Annual Benefit Polo Match on Friday, August 22 at the Maryland Polo Club located at 3629 Fallston Road, Jarrettsville, MD. 
 
Gates open at 5:00 p.m. and the Polo match begins at 5:30 p.m. The evening competition also includes a Champagne Divot Stomp at halftime. Read more...

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County Appoints Chief Deputy Edward Hopkins as New Director to Board

Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County is pleased to announce the appointment of Edward Hopkins as a new member to its board of directors. “As the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County approaches its 25th anniversary next year, we are very excited about the momentum and energy our new board will bring to this milestone event,” says Tim Wills, Executive Director for the Clubs. “Our Clubs service over 400 children each day from five locations around the County, so it’s important we add members to our board with the reach and experience necessary to grow our resources,” adds Jeff Foulk, current Board President. Read more...

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

2014-15 Harford County Public Schools Bus Schedules & Routes Released

First day of school for grades K-12 is August 25, 2014 
 
School bus schedules and routes for the 2014-15 school year for Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) have been released. School is scheduled to open for approximately 38,000 public school students on Monday, August 25, 2014. Approximately 35,000 students will be transported by school buses daily. Read more...