| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Vi Ripken, the mother of baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., was abducted from outside of her home. She was tied up and put in the back seat of her car and driven all around Central Maryland. She was later found with her hands bound but unharmed in her...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 6:35 PM
Harford County Executive David Craig said he will do what he can to work with Walmart and avoid having a Supercenter built on Plumtree Road in Bel Air. In a statement Craig said: "I have serious concerns regarding the proposed construction of a Walmart at...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 12:28 AM
A look at the Top 10 news stories of 2012 in The Record area:
#1 – Vi Ripken Kidnapped
The July kidnapping of Aberdeen's most well-known resident, remains the most bizarre and perhaps most unsettling story of 2012.
Vi Ripken, mother of Major...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 10:49 AM
About 150 people gathered along both sides of Constant Friendship Boulevard in Abingdon Saturday to protest Walmart's plans to close its store in Abingdon and open a larger store with a grocery section just a few miles up the road in the Bel Air South...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Nine hours of testimony, spread over three weeks, wrapped up Wednesday evening in a long-running Harford County zoning appeals case for a 198-unit apartment complex planned in the Bel Air South area.
"Thanks to everyone for coming out and struggling...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 2:27 PM
Deanna Frankhouse, 29, of the 700 block of Maxa Road, was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant in a case in which she is charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
Michael Lawrence Demarest, 33, of the 300 block of Irish...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Baltimore County police responded to a stabbing at a Rosedale Walmart store Friday night.
Officers were called at 6:25 p.m. to the store at 6420 Petrie Way Road, where an unknown number of individuals were involved in a stabbing incident. The extent...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:21 PM
More people live in poverty in Baltimore's suburbs than in the city itself, part of a nationwide shift that is challenging the largely urban assistance network built up over decades.
Suburban poverty in the Baltimore area grew 58 percent between 2000 and...
| Mar 20, 2013
Impatience for spring is growing, but impatiens are not.
The nation's top-selling annual flower — favored for its last-frost-to-first-frost profusion of colorful blooms — has been struck by a killer mildew that can be carried by the wind and...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Catonsville residents with a sweet tooth now have a new place to satisfy their craving — and are happy about it, if the store's recent grand opening is any indication.
Brandy Benhayon and Amanda Sinclair held the grand opening for their new...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:40 AM
A series of articles and editorials written by members of The Aegis staff about the alarming rise in traffic deaths in Harford County last year - and how law enforcement rushed to address the situation - has been named the best public service journalism...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:02 PM
One of the joys of the beach is its consistency. The tide rises and falls without fail, the sun casts a glow over the water every morning and every night. But Ocean City, for all its constants, continually delivers fresh adventures. We've put together a...