| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:41 PM
James A. Buck gladly accepted the package at his Parkville office from the deliveryman wearing a UPS uniform.
But minutes later, police swooped in to arrest Buck, 54, and seized the parcel, which had contained three pounds of marijuana he sent to himself...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Top state officials will decide Wednesday whether to buy the Annapolis post office on Church Circle to use it for government offices.
The Board of Public Works -- comprised of the governor, comptroller and treasurer -- will vote on spending $3.2 million...
| Jun 26, 2013
Taken from the pages of The Aegis dated June 27, 1963:
The U.S. Postal Service this week assigned a "ZIP code" number to each of its thousands of branch offices. The new system, which the agency hoped would become as commonplace as car tags or Social...
| May 15, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Maryland officials agreed Wednesday to buy the historic Annapolis post office building from the U.S. Postal Service for use as part of the government complex surrounding the State House.
Without dissent, the three-member Board of Public Works agreed to...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Since 1901, Annapolis residents and downtown workers have been dropping off letters and buying stamps at the brick Georgian Revival-style post office on Church Circle.
But not for much longer.
A vote by the state's Board of Public Works on Wednesday...
| May 7, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Saturday morning fun and games
The Family Time Festival Series continues Saturday, June 15, with "Father's Day Frenzy," featuring food, games and live music from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the open air courtyard behind Catonsville Gourmet and C'ville Bikes at...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The robber of the Benson post office on Connolly Road Saturday is believed to be the same man who robbed that post office in December 2012, police investigators say..
An attempted robbery that also occurred Saturday, at the Sovereign Bank branch just...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:00 PM
More than a decade ago, I ordered a book from a publisher specializing in technical books. I then received notice that my credit card information, along with hundreds of others, had been compromised by an Internet hacker who had penetrated the publisher's...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 5:52 PM
An article in the April 19, 1913, edition of The Argus announced the return of familiar face on the rail cars.
Not content with sitting on a slow-moving auto truck, Charles Bujac of Catonsville, one of the oldest motormen in the employ of the United...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:30 AM
For years, I've been super cautious about my phone calls. I avoid e-mail as much as possible and eschew Facebook and social media. I've nothing to hide, but the thought of the National Security Agency (among others) spying on my day-to-day...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:35 PM
The Sykesville Town Council voted Monday night, Nov. 26, to maintain the town's contract for a U.S. Post Office, and the town will plan to hire at least two new employees to operate it.
The decision does not guarantee the post office's future, however,...