| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:00 AM
In the weight room at the Deerfield Run Community Center, 12-year-old Ashaki Gittens-Smith, wearing red gym shorts and a red tank top, is trying out the exercise machines with a friend: running on a treadmill for a couple of minutes, walking on an...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:01 AM
George H. Lazzaro Jr. was diving at 127 feet to retrieve testing equipment in Aberdeen Proving Ground's Super Pond shortly after 1:30 p.m. last Jan. 30, when he told his dive mates via radio he was "losing air, losing air fast."
The civilian diver, who...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Alaina Grubb, 31, wanted to do something stimulating and fun with her young niece and nephew the other day, so she took them to the county library in Woodlawn.
Seriously. The library.
Specifically, the Arbutus woman took Hayden Grubb, 5, and her 4-...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Kaiser Permanente's partnership with Riverview Elementary that began last month is taking a new step to provide students at the Kessler Road school with resources and programs to inspire and encourage healthy living habits.
The partnership is part of...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Columbia's Paul Verchinski is 69, reaching an age of decision about where to spend his senior years. He plans to stay right where he is.
"I've lived in Columbia since 1973," Verchinski said. "I've raised my kids here. I like it here. It's a great...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:56 AM
When Timonium resident Stephen Holt travels to London later this month to compete in the Life Fitness Personal Trainer to Watch competition, he'll have an hour to craft a workout before a panel of judges.
But for Holt, whose 29 Again Custom Fitness is...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:00 PM
It's a gorgeous September afternoon, and students at the SEED School of Baltimore are spending it just like countless peers across the country — donning their home colors to play a game of football.
Classmates drift across campus to watch, sitting...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Sherlock Swann Gillet, a Baltimore County farmer and water utility owner, died Sept. 9. Family members said that he went out for his daily horseback ride in Glyndon and did not return. He was later found in a field. Family members said he fell from his...
| Sep 22, 2013
Perry Hall MSSA
Monday, Sept. 23: The regular monthly meeting of the Perry Hall chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Gunpowder Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10067 at 6309 Ebenezer Road. Visitors are welcome....
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:45 AM
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, Sept. 26, 1963:
A police dog was credited with the capture and arrest of two burglars 50 years ago this week. A telephone operator alerted police that Jarusek's Carry Out Restaurant on Route 40 in...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Wow. Until you have been in the Southeastern Conference during the college football season, you really don't know how important that sport is to the people there. I just visited Chattanooga for the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Chicagamauga during...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:00 AM
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are closing in on a deal to grant the Food and Drug Administration more authority over the type of drugs that caused a deadly outbreak of meningitis last year, advocates close to the issue said Tuesday.
Though details of the...