Category: Health

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Two Harford County hospitals named top performers by health care accreditor

| November 22, 2014 | Reply

The UM Harford Memorial Hospital and UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center have recently been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. Here are the details: UM Upper Chesapeake Health Hospitals Earn ‘Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®’ Recognition from The […]

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Healthy Harford event comes to downtown Bel Air Sept. 27

| August 8, 2014 | Reply

The Healthy Harford event, which brings cooking demonstrations, Zumba lessons and free health screenings to downtown Bel Air is coming up Sept. 27. Here are the details: Harford Leaders Work to Make the County the Healthiest Community in Maryland at the 4th Annual Healthy Harford Day                                                                                                                                         The premiere event promoting healthy living in Harford […]

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First Choice Automotive joins national Brakes for Breasts campaign to support breast cancer vaccine research

| October 6, 2013 | Reply

First Choice Automotive is offering free brake pads and is to donate 10% of every brake service performed in the month of October to support breast cancer vaccine research. Here are the details: Local Auto Repair Shop Helps Put the Brakes on Breast Cancer Joppa-based auto repair shop First Choice Automotive will offer free brake pads […]

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Harford County Walk to End Alzheimer’s coming up Oct. 5 at the Bel Air Equestrian Center

| September 26, 2013 | Reply

The Harford County Walk to End Alzheimer’s is coming up Oct. 5 at the Bel Air Equestrian Center. Here are the details: Alzheimer’s Association To Hold Harford County Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Oct. 5 at Bel Air Equestrian Center   TIMONIUM, Md. –The Alzheimer’s Association invites the community to unite in a movement to reclaim the future […]

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Healthy Harford Day to feature fitness events and cooking demonstrations at the Bel Air Farmer’s Market Sept. 28

| September 24, 2013 | Reply

Healthy Harford is hosting its second annual Healthy Harford Day at the Bel Air Farmers’ Market from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28. The event is to feature Zumba, Tabata, a CRX class and a new cooking technique from Chef Jenn at the Open Door Café. The Farmer’s Market is at 2 S. […]

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Massage Envy to celebrate 3rd annual Healing Hands for Arthritis Event on Sept. 18

| August 20, 2013 | Reply

  Bel Air News & Views sponsor Massage Envy is participating in a one-day Healing Hands for Arthritis event on Sept. 18. Make an appointment for that day and Massage Envy will donate $10 for every one-hour massage and facial session to the Arthritis Foundation. To book your appointment, call 410-420-7770. Massage Envy‘s Bel Air location is in the […]

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Rite Aid Foundation awards $10,000 grant to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for camp scholarships

| August 5, 2013 | Reply

  The Rite Aid Corporation today sent along word that its foundation granted a $10,000 grant to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center that will go toward scholarships for a camp for children with asthma. Here are the details: RITE AID FOUNDATION AWARDS $10,000 TO JOHNS HOPKINS BAYVIEW MEDICAL CENTER   CAMP HILL, Pa. (Aug. 5, 2013) […]

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DC/MD/VA Chapter of the ALS Association names Judy Taylor as its new Executive Director

| July 23, 2013 | Reply

The DC/MD/VA Chapter of the ALS Association sent along news that it has named Judy Taylor as its new Executive Director. Here are the details: The ALS Association – DC/MD/VA Chapter announced today that Judy Taylor has been named as Executive Director, effective immediately. Taylor previously served the Chapter as Interim Executive Director and its Chief Development Officer. […]

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Prescription drug abuse prevention classes to be held in Forest Hill Feb. 20 and in Havre de Grace March 18

| January 20, 2013 | Reply

The University of Maryland Extension, Harford County office and the Harford County’s Office of Drug Control Policy are bringing classes to educate the public on prescription drug abuse to Harford County on Feb. 20 and March 18. Here are the details: The University of Maryland Extension, Harford County office, working with Harford County’s Office of Drug Control Policy, […]

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SARC promotes stalking awareness in recognition of National Stalking Awareness Month

| January 16, 2013 | Reply

SARC is working to raise awareness of the seriousness of stalking during National Stalking Awareness Month. Here are the details they sent along: January Is National Stalking Awareness Month ———————————————————————————- SARC Launches Stalking Awareness in Harford County   Bel Air, MD—January is National Stalking Awareness Month, a time to focus on a crime that affects […]

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