| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:55 AM
A proposal to relax the zoning regulations for pick-your-own operations has farmers at odds with one another.
The zoning regulation amendment before the County Council, which was discussed at a public hearing Jan. 17, would remove the requirement that...
| May 19, 2011
| 11:11 AM
From the Alibi Breakfast to the solid-silver Woodlawn Vase and the Black-eyed Susan blanket draped over the winning horse, the Preakness Stakes is steeped in history and tradition. Tomorrow's much-anticipated contest at Pimlico Race Course will be —...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:03 AM
From The Aegis of Jan. 29, 1987:
Harford County got hit with back-to-back snow storms this week in 1987, when 20 inches of snow fell and left the county at a standstill.
The first storm hit Jan. 22, a Thursday, dropping a foot of white stuff.
| Apr 7, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The helmet looks much the way it did when Morris Hunt wore it into a burning building on Leadenhall Street in the summer of 1965. He managed to get out, but he didn't survive.
His daughter, Drue Jenkins, came to the Baltimore Fire Museum in the old...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 2:28 PM
Paul G. Hartman, a retired Baltimore maritime executive and horseman, died Oct. 13 of heart failure at his Hydes farm.
He was 81.
The son of a barber and a homemaker, Mr. Hartman was born in Baltimore and raised above his father's shop in the 700...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 6:29 AM
Long before Zach Britton was a major league baseball player, and well before the left-handed pitcher used his devastating power sinker to emerge as one of the few bright spots for the Orioles in an already-challenging 2011 season, he was a California...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 2:36 PM
A year ago, Shared Account arrived at Churchill Downs for the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf as an outsider. Oddsmakers made her a 46-1 long shot, and her response was to win.
This year, she's back to defend her title in the $2 million Grade I race....
| Feb 3, 2012
| 6:00 AM
The start of the 2012 college lacrosse season is a little more than a week away, which is music to the ears of ESPN analyst and former Johns Hopkins midfielder Mark Dixon. Dixon, who begins his seventh year as an analyst, was kind enough to share some...
| Nov 10, 2011
If you're into experimental performance and supporting a good cause, check out fallFRINGE, sponsored by Capital Fringe, a nonprofit whose mission is to promote the arts in D.C. fallFRINGE gathers the best performers from past...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 11:29 AM
While Ocean City and Wildwood and other mid-Atlantic beaches allow horses on the beach, Atlantic City has plans to take things just a step further.
The casino town, in desperate need of a makeover, has embarked on a revitilization master plan.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Looking for a cozy place that has space to raise a few horses, some greener pastures and an Olympic-size indoor training arena to call all yours? Well, you just missed your chance.
The Creig Northrop Team sold a 66-acre property in the 16000 block of...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Nancy R. Frenkil, a horsewoman and avid gardener who enjoyed entertaining family and friends, died Saturday of cancer at Nancy Lee Farms, her Worthington Valley home.
Mrs. Frenkil was 75.
The daughter of a carpenter/home builder and a homemaker, Nancy...