| Jan 9, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Agnes E. May, a homemaker and volunteer, died Saturday of congestive heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 88.
A daughter of a Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. grocery store manager and a homemaker, Agnes Edith Ripple was born in...
| Aug 31, 2011
From the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, Aug. 31, 1961:
Harford County students were preparing to return to school on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1961. At the time, 17,500 students were registered in the county, attending 28 county schools.
| Aug 29, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Practically the second that the Towson Town Center opened at 10 a.m. Monday, Theresa Hall burst through the doors with her two children and 4-year-old nephew, in search of hot food and toilets that flushed.
Entering her third day after losing power in...
| Aug 31, 2011
On Monday, 17-year-old Melissa Grimmel was getting things ready for the first day of school. Like other students around the state, Melissa got a couple extra days of summer vacation due to the effects ofHurricane Irene.
But Melissa didn't spend her...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 4:39 PM
The return of triple-digit temperatures didn't seem to be keeping too many people from enjoying the Harford County Farm Fair Friday.
With fans and water bottles in tow, families and groups came out to admire the 4-H animals, play some games, look at...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 3:41 PM
Judging by the questions prospective guests ask when they call her beachfront hotel, some people seem to think that Ocean City got washed away by Hurricane Irene, says longtime employee Carol Dickel.
"They're asking, 'Are you still there? Is everything...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 11:54 AM
An article in the Sept. 7, 1961, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported on a hearing for a man accused of shattering the stillness at the start of a work week.
A 49-year-old Westminster man, Henry M. Vehstedt, will be given a hearing...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 9:38 AM
Under a mostly overcast sky, the second annual SARC hot air balloon festival kicked off Saturday at the Harford County Equestrian Center near Bel Air.
The festival was dubbed "rising above it," and was put on by SARC, which stands for Safety Awareness...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 9:59 AM
A 9-year-old boy was injured Saturday at the Maryland State Fair when he tried get off a small swing ride while it was operating.
The incident was the most serious injury this year at the state fair, which ends Monday, said Michael Huber, coordinator...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 7:21 PM
What 11-year-old Christa Stargill wanted to do most on the last day of the 2011 Maryland State Fair wasn't to ride the giant slide or to eat an ice cream cone or even to attend an informative discussion about bedbugs.
No, what the little girl from...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 4:15 PM
It was the Tibbs family's first time showing six animals at the recent Maryland State Fair in Timonium and each won a blue ribbon. But award-winning animals are nothing new for the family.
Bob and Judy Tibbs, who own Shadow Springs Farm near Havre de...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 8:47 AM
In Silver Spring, they've been waiting for it for a decade: a brand-new music venue smack in the middle of the arts district — a rock counterpart to the dignified AFI Silver Theatre and the brainy Discovery complex.
When the Fillmore Silver...