| 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...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 12:27 PM
It takes a Big Band sound to battle the disco, punk, thrash rock, heavy metal and country-pop now dominating national soundtracks.
But that's exactly what the Zim Zemarel Band has done in the greater Baltimore area for the better part of 50 years.
| Jul 29, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Live horse racing is back after the Maryland Racing Commission approved racing dates for both the Timonium Fair Grounds race track and Laurel Park on Friday.
Timonium will open for the Maryland State Fair meet Aug. 26, which will be the first live racing...
| Aug 24, 2009
| 2:34 PM
KISS at the Verizon Center on Oct. 13. Buckcherry will be the opening act. Tickets go on sale Aug. 29. 410-547-7328 or ticketmaster.com.
Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers with The Wood Brothers (featuring Chris Wood of Medeski, Martin and Wood) at the...
| Apr 15, 2009
Hairdos that mirror beehives, cars that drip with unfamiliar ornaments and books that came off the shelves years ago.
It's time for Baltimoreans to tuck away their winter clothes and welcome the warm weather, and there's no better way to celebrate the...