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July 13, 2011
Thirty-six eighth graders at Harford Day School in Bel Air were awarded diplomas at their outdoor graduation ceremony held on the school's campus June 10th. Thirty-six eighth graders at Harford Day School in Bel Air were awarded diplomas at their outdoor graduation ceremony held on the school's campus June 10th. Head of School Susan G. Harris provided well-wishes as the graduates move on to their next adventures in high school. "You have been fully engaged in all that Harford Day had to offer, enjoying each day," Harris told the graduates.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | May 29, 2014
A Bel Air Police Department communications officer was honored Tuesday night for her prompt, level-headed actions during a home invasion last month. The Board of Town Commissioners recognized PCO Lynda Eisenhardt during the town meeting, presenting her with an Employee Recognition Certificate. The commissioners also honored Harford Day School student Betsy Oursler as Student of the Month for her numerous academic, extracurricular and community achievements. Employee recognition Commissioner Edward Hopkins and Police Chief Leo Matrangola presented Eisenhardt's award, Hopkins recounting how Eisenhardt received a call on April 7 from a home in English Country Manor in which the caller reported an man had forced his way into her home and was beating her wheelchair-bound husband.
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January 2, 2013
Harford Day School students and staff recently performed several activities to help others, including families in New Jersey affected by Super Storm Sandy and Harford Family House.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | June 14, 2013
The detour for Moores Mill Road in Bel Air between Broadway (Route 1) and the Southampton Circle went into place as scheduled on Wednesday. That stretch Moores Mill will be closed to through traffic for at least 10 months, as the county straightens, widens and repaves the road, a $2.1 million project. Bob Thomas, spokesman for county government, said the next couple of weeks will involve setting up by the contractor, after which actual construction work will begin. Comer Construction of Forest Hill is the contractor.
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By JACQUES KELLY and JACQUES KELLY,SUN REPORTER | April 19, 2006
Mignon A. B. Cameron, a founder of the Harford Day School who was recalled for her spirited and magnetic classroom style, died of a cancer-related illness Thursday at Franklin Square Hospital Center. The Bel Air resident was 75. She taught for two decades at the private Bel Air school, served as a trustee there and sat on the board of St. Timothy's School in Stevenson. "She loved people, especially young people, and had a particular soft spot for rambunctious, bad boys, adolescents whom she would magically inspire to draw out their best efforts," said her daughter, Annette Cameron Blum of Bel Air. "At the same time, she was an advocate for educating bright girls to become successful, morally centered young women."
NEWS
November 11, 1990
The Edwin Booth Theater Inc. will present the fun-filled musical "Snoopy" at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at Harford Day School, 715 Moores Mill Road, Bel Air.Additional performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 23 and 24, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25.The family show is filled with song, dance and comedy. The show features such favorite cartoon characters as Snoopy, Charlie Brown and his sister Sally, Lucy and Linus Van Pelt, Peppermint Patti and Woodstock.
BUSINESS
December 5, 1990
A 15,000-square-foot addition to the Harford Day School in Bel Air has been completed.The $1 million, one-story prefabricated metal building will house four new classrooms and a multi-purpose room.Construction of the addition began in May 1989 and was finished last week.A dedication ceremony is scheduled for Saturday.William H. Knott Inc. of Towson was the general contractor. Meyers & D'Aleo of Baltimore was the architect and Frederick Ward & Associates of Bel Air the site engineer. The Commercial Bank of Bel Air arranged the financing.
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By Anne Lauren Henslee and Anne Lauren Henslee,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | June 8, 2003
Harford Day School students have taken four of the top six honors given to middle-school pupils statewide in the Center Stage Young Playwrights Festival. The showing is an honor familiar to the small, coeducational private school in Bel Air that offers its pupils an annual, weeklong playwriting workshop for more than a decade. The school has classes from pre-kindergarten through grade eight, The plays are the culmination of a 2-month-long independent project for the four Harford Day winners of the Young Playwrights Festival, which gives pupils an opportunity to investigate and explore the process of playwriting, according to festival organizers.
NEWS
December 12, 2009
, Robert Beckelheimer, Sr. A memorial service will be held at St. Mary's Church in Abingdon on Saturday, December 12 at 2 P.M. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to St. Mary's Episcopal Church Emmorton (www.saint-marys-emmorton.org) or to Harford Day School in Bel Air (www.harfordday.org).
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | June 11, 2002
A one-time Harford County resident who operates a teen club in the county is facing child sex-abuse charges after being arrested in York County, Pa. Guy Talbot Whitlock, 38, of the 7800 block of Woodbine Road in Airville, Pa., was arrested at his home Friday and charged with three counts of indecent contact, all misdemeanors, said Trooper Serell C. Ulrich of the Pennsylvania State Police. Whitlock is accused of fondling and having other contact over a four-year period with a girl between the ages of 8 and 12, according to charging documents.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | March 8, 2013
It promises to be an out of this world experience when a former astronaut visits Harford Day School on Tuesday, March 12 to talk about the latest things humankind has learned about the next world over, Mars. Donald A. Thomas, who spent 19 years as a NASA astronaut logging 1,040 hours in space, is scheduled to speak from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Harford Day, 715 Moores Mill Road in Bel Air. Thomas will talk about what has been learned thanks to Curiosity, the Mars rover that landed Aug. 6, 2012 and has been exploring the surface of the red planet ever since.
EXPLORE
January 2, 2013
Harford Day School students and staff recently performed several activities to help others, including families in New Jersey affected by Super Storm Sandy and Harford Family House.
EXPLORE
January 23, 2012
Protecting an egg with a half millimeter-thick shell from breaking after dropping it from four meters high is a challenge that students from 10 area elementary and middle schools are gladly undertaking in Notre Dame Preparatory School's Fourth Annual Egg Drop Contest. Participating Harford County schools are: St. Margaret, of Bel Air, St. Stephen of Bradshaw, and Harford Day School, of Bel Air. Competition rules stipulate teams must be 100 percent female; Notre Dame Prep is an all-girls Catholic high school in Baltimore.
NEWS
July 13, 2011
Thirty-six eighth graders at Harford Day School in Bel Air were awarded diplomas at their outdoor graduation ceremony held on the school's campus June 10th. Thirty-six eighth graders at Harford Day School in Bel Air were awarded diplomas at their outdoor graduation ceremony held on the school's campus June 10th. Head of School Susan G. Harris provided well-wishes as the graduates move on to their next adventures in high school. "You have been fully engaged in all that Harford Day had to offer, enjoying each day," Harris told the graduates.
NEWS
December 12, 2009
, Robert Beckelheimer, Sr. A memorial service will be held at St. Mary's Church in Abingdon on Saturday, December 12 at 2 P.M. In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to St. Mary's Episcopal Church Emmorton (www.saint-marys-emmorton.org) or to Harford Day School in Bel Air (www.harfordday.org).
NEWS
By JACQUES KELLY and JACQUES KELLY,SUN REPORTER | April 19, 2006
Mignon A. B. Cameron, a founder of the Harford Day School who was recalled for her spirited and magnetic classroom style, died of a cancer-related illness Thursday at Franklin Square Hospital Center. The Bel Air resident was 75. She taught for two decades at the private Bel Air school, served as a trustee there and sat on the board of St. Timothy's School in Stevenson. "She loved people, especially young people, and had a particular soft spot for rambunctious, bad boys, adolescents whom she would magically inspire to draw out their best efforts," said her daughter, Annette Cameron Blum of Bel Air. "At the same time, she was an advocate for educating bright girls to become successful, morally centered young women."
NEWS
AEGIS STAFF REPORT | June 14, 2013
The detour for Moores Mill Road in Bel Air between Broadway (Route 1) and the Southampton Circle went into place as scheduled on Wednesday. That stretch Moores Mill will be closed to through traffic for at least 10 months, as the county straightens, widens and repaves the road, a $2.1 million project. Bob Thomas, spokesman for county government, said the next couple of weeks will involve setting up by the contractor, after which actual construction work will begin. Comer Construction of Forest Hill is the contractor.
EXPLORE
January 23, 2012
Protecting an egg with a half millimeter-thick shell from breaking after dropping it from four meters high is a challenge that students from 10 area elementary and middle schools are gladly undertaking in Notre Dame Preparatory School's Fourth Annual Egg Drop Contest. Participating Harford County schools are: St. Margaret, of Bel Air, St. Stephen of Bradshaw, and Harford Day School, of Bel Air. Competition rules stipulate teams must be 100 percent female; Notre Dame Prep is an all-girls Catholic high school in Baltimore.
NEWS
By Anne Lauren Henslee and Anne Lauren Henslee,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | June 8, 2003
Harford Day School students have taken four of the top six honors given to middle-school pupils statewide in the Center Stage Young Playwrights Festival. The showing is an honor familiar to the small, coeducational private school in Bel Air that offers its pupils an annual, weeklong playwriting workshop for more than a decade. The school has classes from pre-kindergarten through grade eight, The plays are the culmination of a 2-month-long independent project for the four Harford Day winners of the Young Playwrights Festival, which gives pupils an opportunity to investigate and explore the process of playwriting, according to festival organizers.
NEWS
October 27, 2002
Here is a look at events occurring in Harford County during the next six weeks: Nov. 1 Biennial Dollhouse Exhibit. Liriodendron Mansion, 502 W. Gordon St., Bel Air. Through Dec. 15. 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sundays, except Thanksgiving weekend. $1. 410-838-3942 or 410-879-4424. Merlin and Arthur. Children's Opera Theatre. Amoss Center, Harford Community College, 401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air. Filled with magic, illusion and audience participation. 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. $5-$9. 410-836-4211. Nov. 1-10 Craft and Gift Show.
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