| Aug 4, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Thanks for your continuing coverage of the abduction of former Orioles Cal Ripken's mother, Vi. ("As Vi Ripken abduction case continues, police silent on details," Aug. 2).
It's been 10 days since this unfortunate incident and still very few facts have...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 4:58 PM
As soon as Cal Ripken Jr. found out his mother was missing, he jumped in his car and set out to find her himself.
The Orioles' "Iron Man" got a call from his sister, Elly, about 9 p.m. July 24 saying that someone spotted a car bearing Violet Ripken's...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 8:04 PM
Ten years ago, it was something of a curiosity around these parts, but now it's something that's become a tradition for Aberdeen and the rest of Harford County.
The Cal Ripken World Series, the season finale for the Babe Ruth youth baseball organization,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The suspect in the abduction of Violet R. Ripken from her Aberdeen home stopped at a Middle River Walmart the day after the July incident and may have had a brief encounter with the driver of a dark green minivan, Aberdeen Police Lt. Fred Budnick said...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 4:41 AM
WEATHER: Mostly cloudy, high near 55. Tonight is expected to be mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
TRAFFIC: Check our traffic updates for this morning's issues.
Mayor calls for zero-error speed camera program: Criticism of Baltimore's speed...
| Sep 3, 1995
The runner, all 240 pounds of him, barreled toward second base with one thought in mind: break up the double play. Slide, schmide. He lowered his shoulder and struck the second baseman, a scrawny ninth-grader who flew up like a rag doll.
The kid fell...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Dec 19 (The Sports Xchange) - The New York Yankees announced the signing of eight-time All-Star and three-time Gold Glove outfielder Carlos Beltran to a three-year contract Thursday.
Beltran initially reached agreement on a three-year, $45 million...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 8:19 AM
Vi Ripken, the 75-year-old mother of Cal Ripken Jr., seems to draw a lot of unwanted attention.
On Tuesday, a man with a gun went up to her in a bank parking lot in Aberdeen, Md., and demanded her car. Instead of doing that, she used her key to activate...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:05 PM
BALTIMORE -- Cal Ripken Jr. announced a $100,000 reward Thursday for information that helps lead to the capture and conviction of the person who abducted his mother a year ago.
Vi Ripken was taken from her Aberdeen, Md., home at gunpoint on July 24,...