| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:18 AM
On July 27, two Civil Air Patrol cadets from Japan and four from Canada took part in a Black Hawk ride over Harford County, thanks to the International Air Cadet Exchange program and the Army National Guard.
Cadets and staff were treated to a flight in a...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:45 AM
An article in the Oct. 21, 1911, edition of The Argus reported that a chance passer-by came to the aid of a young boy who had falled out of tree and injured his back.
While gathering chestnuts Sunday morning near Catonsville, Max Davidson, 12 years old,...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Anthony C. Canova, a retired vending machine mechanic and World War II veteran, died Oct. 23 from complications of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Hamilton resident was 88.
He was born and raised in the former 10th Ward of Baltimore. He...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:10 PM
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| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:26 PM
I've long been a believer in the concept of cause and effect as it relates to shaping our lives. I first learned about it in an eighth grade U.S. history class and it's influenced my thinking, learning and writing since — probably the way I live...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 10:42 AM
Those planning ahead to the summer of 2012 can likely figure on Indy race cars returning to the streets of Baltimore for Labor Day weekend.
Will Power had barely crossed the finish line Sunday to win the IZOD IndyCar Series race at the inaugural...
| Sep 17, 2011
| 11:47 AM
The Sept. 11 observances that were the focus of much of the nation last weekend were in marked contrast to the somewhat understated 10th anniversary of the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.
Perhaps what presaged this change was TV's ascendancy and power,...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:00 AM
How was HFstival this weekend? Were there as many bugs as during FreeFest? Did the Avett Brothers make it at least worthwhile? There are no festivals in Baltimore this weekend, but there are a handful of excellent shows. And Deadmau5 is performing in...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 4:10 PM
Baltimore surpassed New York to handle more auto tonnage than any other port in the United States during the first six months of 2011, the Maryland Port Administration reported Monday.
The agency said it handled more than 538,000 tons of autos during the...
| Nov 14, 2011
Cal Ripken Jr. is on a U.S. State Department visit to the earthquake-damaged parts of Japan. We will post his videos from the trip here. You can get more information on the trip on Cal's blog.
| Nov 17, 2011
| 1:03 PM
If nothing else, state Comptroller Peter Franchot's objection to Bowie State University's purchase of 32 new Steinway pianos for the $79 million new performing arts center it will open next year shows the state's top financial watchdog has a tin ear for...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:18 PM
Kennedy Krieger High School student Jeremy Holmes had two dreams after graduating in 2013: visiting Hawaii and following his father's footsteps to stand alongside U.S. Marines.
On Sunday, both dreams will be realized early, when Holmes boards a plane...