| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:28 PM
As police investigated allegations that a Maryland fisherman was poaching rockfish, he was threatening witnesses in the hope the trouble would go away, federal authorities allege in charges unsealed Wednesday.
The case against the fisherman, Michael D....
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Pasadena resident Bill Hubick and Jim Brighton of Easton stand on a wooden overlook at the edge of a shallow pond at Wooten's Landing Park in the Harwood area of southern Anne Arundel.
It's silent, except for animals. On a whim, Brighton asks Hubick...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 1:03 PM
Blair Wheeler had fished only a few times in her life when she decided to rent a charter boat off Tracys Landing near Deale in late July to celebrate the respective birthdays of her husband and brother. It was the first time Wheeler had gone fishing on...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Timothy E. Parker, manager of T. Rowe Price's New Era Fund who had announced earlier this year he would be leaving, has decided to remain with the Baltimore-based money manager, the company said.
As previously announced, Parker still will step down as...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The age-old board of the Harford Soil Conservation District has a new face.
Andrea "Andy" Rigdon, of Jarrettsville's Rigdon Farms, is the first female voting member to serve as a board supervisor since the district was established in 1944.
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The members of Harford County's Development Advisory Committee reviewed a preliminary plan Wednesday to create 21 residential lots on land in Forest Hill.
The lots would be part of a 150.42-acre parcel north of West Jarrettsville Road and west of...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Harford County received $1.5 million in state grants to buy land easements in the Deer Creek Rural Legacy Area, continuing to make it one of the best-funded legacy areas in Maryland, Harford County's agricultural preservation head said.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Picking up where their TreeKeepers classes left off, residents of Tuscany-Canterbury have begun a survey of the estimated 200 "street" trees in the leafy neighborhood.
"We want to be the first neighborhood (in the city) to do a complete, thorough...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:16 AM
The body of a swimmer missing since Sunday night in Patapsco Valley State Park was found Monday in the turbulent waters of the Patapsco River just below the Bloede Dam, a spokesman for Maryland Natural Resources Police said.
The body of Arturo Acosta-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:57 PM
A Kent County man swam for more than five hours through the dangerous waters of Tangier Sound this week to seek help for four family members after the boat they were fishing in capsized during a sudden thunderstorm.
John Franklin Riggs III, 46, of...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 5:21 AM
Search crews with the Maryland Department of Natural Resources are scheduled to return to the Bloede Dam in Patapsco Valley State Park this morning to resume a search for a swimmer who went missing Sunday night, according to a DNR spokesman.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 11:13 AM
The Susquehanna Hose Company of Havre de Grace responded to a water rescue Saturday in which a Delaware man drowned after jumping from a cliff on the Susquehanna River north of Conowingo Dam.
Zachary James, 25, of Wyoming, Del., was found dead after he...