Best of Harford County 2013

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February 21, 2014

OUT & ABOUT

Annual Event/Festival

Maryland State BBQ Bash
Downtown Bel Air | mdbbq.com

Honorable Mention
The Bel Air Festival for the Arts
Darlington Apple Festival
Harford County Farm Fair

Charity/Nonprofit

The Humane Society of Harford County
2208 Connolly Road
Fallston, MD 21047
410-836-1090 | harfordshelter.org

Honorable Mention
SARC (Safety Awareness Resources Change)
Harford Family House
Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna
Boys & Girls Club

Elected Official

Sheriff Jesse Bane

Honorable Mention
County Executive David Craig
State Sen. Barry Glassman
Circuit Court Clerk James Reilly

Indoor Activity/Place

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
That Bouncy Place
Kinetic Youth Academy
Jump On It Fun Center

Outdoor Activity/Place

Annie’s Playground
Edgeley Grove Park
864 Smith Lane
Fallston, MD 21047
anniesplayground.net

Honorable Mention
Ma & Pa Trail
Rocks State Park
Churchville Golf Driving Range
Rebel’s Dog Park

Principal

Dale Hunsinger, Homestead Wakefield Elementary School

Honorable Mention
Madelyn Ball, The John Carroll School
Stacey Gerringer, Fountain Green Elementary School
H. Earl Gaskins, Ring Factory Elementary School

Private School

The John Carroll School
703 E. Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-879-2480 | johncarroll.org

Honorable Mention
Harford Day School
Saint Margaret School

Place to Rent for Special Occasions

Swan Harbor Farm
401 Oakington Road
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-6767 | swanharborfarm.org

Honorable Mention
The Arena Club
Rockfield Manor
Liriodendron

RECREATION

Dance Lessons

Dance With Me School of Dance
227 Gateway Drive, Suites K & L
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-836-3963 | dwmsod.com

Honorable Mention
SwingTime Ballroom
Dancing with Friends
Rage Box Contemporary Dance Center

Golf Course

Bulle Rock
320 Blenheim Lane
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-8887 | bullerockgolf.com

Honorable Mention
Mountain Branch Golf Club
Maryland Golf and Country Clubs

Gym/Fitness Center

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
Bel Air Athletic Club
Planet Fitness
Walter & Betty Ward Family Center Y

Martial Arts Classes

U.S. Taekwondo Academy
Locations in Bel Air and Churchville, 443-243-4124 | ustachang.com

Honorable Mention
Method MMA
Tae Kwon Do Masters

Music Lessons

Maryland Conservatory of Music
Locations in Bel Air and Havre de Grace
musicismagic.com

Honorable Mention
Jim Bowley Guitar Instruction
Music Land

Swim Club

The Arena Club
2304 Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-734-7300 | thearenaclub.com

Honorable Mention
Fountain Green Swim Club
Bel Air Athletic Club
Fallston Club

Yoga Classes

Peace Yoga
122 S. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-937-5026 | peaceyogabelair.com

Honorable Mention
The Arena Club
Bel Air Athletic Club

SHOPPING

Place to Buy Antiques

Belle Patri
3725 Federal Hill Road
Jarrettsville, MD 21084
410-692-5341
bellepatri.com/Belle_Patri/Home.html

Honorable Mention
Bahoukas Antique Mall
Spenceola Antiques
Grassy Creek Antiques & Country Store

Car Dealership

Jones Junction Auto Group
1508 Belair Road, Bel Air, MD 21014 877-217-6898 | jonesjunction.com

Honorable Mention
Adams Jeep of Maryland
Boyle Buick GMC Truck
Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram

Clothing Boutique

Tiger Lily
19 N. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-420-9784 | tigerlilyboutique.net

Honorable Mention
Heartbeat
Tiny Toes
Pink Silhouette

Consignment Shop

Barely Used Consignments on Main St.
8 N. Main St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-893-7460

Honorable Mention
Kid to Kid
Painted Daisy Consignment Boutique
Belle Patri
Uptown Cheapskate

Furniture Store

Gardiners Furniture
2400 E. Churchville Road
Bel Air, MD 21015
410-879-3980 | gardiners.com

Honorable Mention
Ashley Furniture HomeStore
Simply Grande
Jarrettsville Furniture

Gift Shop

Ann Marie’s Hallmark
971B Beards Hill Road
Aberdeen, MD 21001
410-272-8677
annmarieshallmark.com

Honorable Mention
Two Sisters Gallery
Mayfields

Jeweler

Saxon’s Diamond Centers
Locations in Bel Air and Aberdeen, saxonsdiamondcenters.com

Honorable Mention
Smyth Jewelers
Kay Jewelers
Littman Jewelers

FOOD & DRINK

Bakery

Bel Air Bakery
140 N. Bond St.
Bel Air, MD 21014
410-838-6455
belairbakery.com

Honorable Mention
Flavor Cupcakery
Woodlea Bakery

Caterer

Laurrapin Grille
209 N. Washington St.
Havre de Grace, MD 21078
410-939-4956 | laurrapin.com

Honorable Mention
Pairings Bistro
Sterling Caterers
of Jarrettsville

Date Place

Pairings Bistro
2105 Laurel Bush Road, Suite 108 Bel Air, MD 21015
410-569-5006
pairingsbistro.com

Honorable Mention
Bonefish Grill
Looney’s Pub
Main Street Tower

Place to Buy Wine and Spirits

Ronnie’s Fine Wine & Spirits
1514 Rock Spring Road
Forest Hill, MD 21050
410-879-7964
ronniesbeverage.com

Honorable Mention
Wine World Beer & Spirits
Bel Air Liquors

PERSONAL SERVICES

Auto Repair Shop

Jones Junction Auto Group
1508 Belair Road
Bel Air, MD 21014     
877-217-6898 | jonesjunction.com

Honorable Mention
Dave Serio’s Vehicle Service Plus
Faby’s Auto Repair
Forest Hill Automotive

Child Care

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