| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:39 AM
Betsy Lentz has won hundreds of ribbons from the Maryland State Fair and the 63-year-old Pine Valley resident appears energetic enough to win hundreds more as she bounces out of a sunroom chair, brings in a big brown bag and a large cardboard box and...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:04 AM
E. Allen Murray Jr., an electrical engineer and prominent thoroughbred horse breeder from Harford County, died on Aug. 13. He was 80.
E. Allen Murray Jr., an electrical engineer and prominent thoroughbred horse breeder from Harford County, died Aug. 13....
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:54 AM
Residents protested plans for a small shopping center and office strip planned on Baltimore Pike at Old Joppa Road near Bel Air during a community input hearing in Fallston Wednesday night.
The 25,000-square-foot retail-and-office project is the...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Visiting a local restaurant during Carroll County Restaurant Week?
Your salad or entree may have been picked fresh from a county farm as early as that morning.
For years Carroll County restaurants have purchased from county farmers, but more and...
| Oct 13, 2013
Nothing says Halloween like a pumpkin, and dozens of Maryland farmers are grateful for that.
The orange harbingers of fall bring crowds to farm stands and pick-your-own fields. They're the centerpiece around which some farms have built themselves into...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:15 AM
When Shirley Lewis was a vendor at the first Howard County Farmers Market in the late 1990s, she would pack up two trucks of fresh fruit from her orchard in Cavetown to sell at the Oakland Mills Village Center.
In the years that have followed, Lewis has...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:20 PM
As the July 25 deadline for a comprehensive zoning bill draws near, some Howard County residents are protesting that neither they nor the County Council have had enough time to evaluate the bill and its amendments.
Several local groups, including the...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Elizabeth H. Breidenbaugh, who with her husband owned and operated a Baltimore County dairy farm for nearly 50 years, died Monday of a heart attack at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 81.
The daughter of a farmer and a...
| Sep 24, 2013
The Food for Thought stage at next weekend's Baltimore Book Festival will present a full slate of talks and demonstrations by Baltimore-based chefs and visiting cookbook authors.
Among the locals are Johnny's barista Lindsay DiFabbio (1 p.m. Friday),...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:25 AM
When Molly Ousborne was little, she knew she was in for a long but exciting night when her mother would come into her room and say, "Big Momma's about to have her piglets."
Ousborne said she and her mother would hop in the car and drive over to her aunt...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:00 AM
From The Aegis dated Aug. 4, 1988:
After a 26-year-absence, the Harford County Farm Fair returned for three days 25 years ago this week, three years of work all leading up to the weekend.
The new Harford Farm Fair was to feature commercial exhibits,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:15 AM
The following are the results of the 2013 Harford County 4-H Livestock Sale at the Farm Fair on Saturday, July 27. Results are listed by category and include the seller first, followed by the buyer and the price. Grand Champion sellers are noted with an...