| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:33 PM
A record 38 teams, including nine first-time entrants, are expected to play in the 2014 Federation of International Lacrosse Men’s World Championship, which will be held in Commerce City, Colo., from July 10-19, 2014.
The 38 teams will surpass...
| Nov 20, 2013
Hello dear readers,
A very sad note is that today (Friday, Nov. 22) is the 50th anniversary of the President John F. Kennedy assassination in 1963 while he was riding in a presidential motorcade through Dallas' Dealey Plaza. Are you old enough to...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Upon further review, Thursday's 94th annual Turkey Bowl was not, the first overtime game in series history.
It was at least the second.
In 2000, the annual Thanksgiving Day classic went into two overtimes before Calvert Hall stopped a two-point...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The workmen who built the Great Wall of China ate it for strength. Sailors on early American clipper ships consumed it for health during long voyages.
It has tickled Teutonic taste buds and made its way across France, England and the New World. It has...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The Catonsville Cross Country Turkey Trot was started by former Comets cross country coach Sandra Gallagher-Mohler in 2004 and featured about as many runners as a large family gathering for Thanksgiving dinner.
Those 25 runners at the inaugural event...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:25 AM
"Eight bucks," Patricia Coburn said, lugging two 13-pound frozen turkeys into the lobby of the Little Sisters of the Poor's St. Martin's Home for the elderly in Catonsville. "For both. Can you believe it?"
Coburn, a Catonsville resident, has been...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:45 AM
This Thanksgiving, here's a way to burn off calories before you head to the holiday table — the Dancel Family Center YMCA is sponsoring its annual Turkey Trot Charity 5K on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 28, at 8:30 a.m.
The money raised will...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:00 AM
From The Aegis dated Nov. 24, 1988:
Harford was getting ready for Thanksgiving 25 years ago this week, and students at Youth's Benefit Elementary School in Fallston got a visit from Tom Turkey, a 40-pound bronze breed who was not going to be the main...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:05 AM
For an agricultural operation that is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, Maple Lawn Turkey Farm is adept at blending the old and the new.
Tried-and-true methods still prevail at Maple Lawn. But the Fulton farm also embraces modern concepts,...
| Nov 15, 2013
Sunday, Nov. 17
Performance theater The Annapolis High School Drama Company presents "Pride and Prejudice" at the school, 2700 Riva Road. Tickets are $10, $5 for seniors and students. Information: annapolishighschool.org.
Monday, Nov. 18
Photo club The...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Laurel Advocacy and Referral Services' ninth annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5k and 1-mile historical fun walk will begin at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 28 outside First United Methodist Church of Laurel, 424 Main St.
The historical fun walk, sponsored...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Since 1975, the Centennial Boosters, a parent-run, nonprofit organization, has provided financial support to all Centennial High School athletic teams and extracurricular clubs by hosting a variety of fundraisers throughout the school year.