| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:55 AM
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, August 22, 1963:
The largest school construction contract in Harford history was awarded this week for the new Catholic high school in Bel Air on Route 22. The bid from E. Eyring & Sons Co. for $3,175,...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Elaine N. Porter, a homemaker and award-winning quilter, died Friday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at her Lutherville home. She was 87.
The daughter of the founder and president of Real Estate Title Co. and a homemaker, Elaine Neubauer was...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Organizers of the Maryland State Fair said new attractions like a goat mountain and pirate-themed high dive show add new, exciting elements to the traditional fair attractions.
The 132nd Maryland State Fair, which begins Friday, Aug. 23 and runs through...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:49 AM
The deep-fried decadence of the state fair may get most of the attention, but the Brewers Association of Maryland has done the beer-drinking public a service this year by curating a beer list that should make any local proud.
The fair kicks off Friday,...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:32 PM
At a time of amped-up competitions like cage matches and extreme obstacle-course races, there's something downright retro about a good old-fashioned arm-wrestle.
A couple of combatants, usually at a bar, usually egged on by onlookers, plant their elbows,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:45 AM
They say the apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
That is the quintessential understatement when you take stock of the recent Howard County Fair ribbons won by Brooke McDonnell, the talented 10-year-old daughter of Elkridge resident Cindy Perry...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Between Egypt and disgraced politicians, August has proven itself a more robust month for news than usual this year, yet there's always room in the summer doldrums for the wacky and off-beat. And for generations, few individuals have proven themselves...
| Sep 11, 2013
Who says people in the suburban neighborhoods in our area can't grow prize-winning vegetables? Rose Marie Fury walked away with 27 ribbons from the Maryland State Fair this year. Nine of the ribbons were for her homegrown vegetables including purple...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:50 AM
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
Three residences in the 900 block of Southerly Road were...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Lois Trout was just looking to pay her bills when she offered to sell homemade peanut butter eggs at the Carroll County Agriculture Center's Easter show in 2009.
She had recently lost her job and her husband was injured at work.
Four years later,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:02 AM
UPDATE (June 10): Mainstream rockers Three Days Grace will perform at the Maryland State Fair on Sunday, Sept. 1 at 7:30 p.m, according to a press release. Gold Circle Assigned Seating tickets are $40 while general admission tickets are $30. Tickets are...
| May 27, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Ann K. Crane, who went to the wrong place in Dundalk when applying for a job and ended up staying there anyway for nearly a quarter of a century, died Wednesday from heart failure at Oak Crest Village. She was 93.
The daughter of immigrant Lithuanian...