| Aug 28, 2013
| 3:20 AM
I thought it was just me until I talked with fellow flower and bird lover Kate Tufts, a volunteer at the Robinson Nature Center, who revealed that she too has been seeing a huge proliferation of the Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly population this season....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Learn about wildlife conservation at Wildlife Conservation and Recreation Day, Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Patuxent North Tract entrance of Patuxent Wildlife Refuge, located off Route 198, just 1.4 miles east of the Baltimore/...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:37 AM
A woman's body was found on the side of a road in Pasadena on Tuesday evening, and police believe she may have been the victim of a hit-and-run.
In another pedestrian-involved collision Wednesday morning, a 69-year-old woman was struck by a car and...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:00 AM
When Jim Wilson retired from the federal government four years ago, he and his wife moved to Kent Island, where they initially enjoyed watching ospreys fishing in Northwest Creek from their waterfront home.
But now, Wilson and most others living...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 AM
The Historical Society of Harford County and the Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation will host a screening of the award winning 2011 documentary film "Green Fire" Friday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m. at the society's headquarters in Bel Air.
The film is...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Hoping to save what's left of Maryland's dwindling wild ginseng population, the state has banned collection of the sought-after herb on all state-owned lands.
Worried that remaining patches of the slow-growing plant are being stripped from Western...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:19 AM
In recent years, wild turkeys have become relatively common in Maryland, seen fairly regularly in wild areas and parks, and even turning up from time to time in more suburban areas.
The photograph published in Wednesday's edition of The Aegis showing...
| Aug 2, 2013
Chesapeake Arts Center
The Chesapeake Arts Center seeks volunteers 16 and older to serve as ushers and at the box office for performances at the Hammonds Lane and/or Studio 194 theaters. Volunteers are also needed to help in the gift shop, with...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown's campaign for governor is poised to collect two more high-profile endorsements from top Maryland Democrats Monday as Democratic candidates in the race for Maryland's next governor hold events across the state.
House Minority Whip...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Defying the odds against a legislator's making the leap to the state's top job, Del. Heather R. Mizeur plans to announce her candidacy Wednesday for the Democratic nomination for governor.
The 40-year-old Montgomery County lawmaker would join Lt. Gov....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 5:42 PM
The Jones Falls turned a milky green Thursday where it empties into the Inner Harbor, and hundreds of fish turned belly up in what authorities described as a bacterial event that suffocated the fish and released noxious sulfur from the bottom muck....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Recent news about climate change reveals big issues facing the Eastern Shore: a shrinking shoreline, more and bigger storms, and more salinity in our lands and farms. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the Chesapeake Bay will rise two feet by 2050....