| Jun 10, 2012
| 6:40 PM
Adam Jones had a simple request for the South team of the Brooks Robinson All-Star Game at Camden Yards on Sunday.
A day after his walk-off home run in extra innings against the Philadelphia Phillies, and minutes after he scored the winning run in...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 8:47 PM
TV ratings for the NBA playoffs have been outstanding. Saturday's Eastern Conference finale set a new overnight high for cable TV. In terms of what is expected to happen on the court, I am already amped up for game one of the finals between Oklahoma...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 1:50 PM
The Aberdeen City Council heard a request to let residents keep chickens, among other issues, at Monday night's meeting.
Frank Turner said he lives on Chesapeake Court with his wife, two children and six chickens they keep as pets and use the eggs....
| Jun 17, 2012
| 2:20 PM
When Pat Blair headed to his shortstop position in Wake Forest's final game of the season, he didn't ponder whether it might have been his last time doing so as a Demon Deacon.
The thought might have struck the junior if the 3,000-plus fans in attendance...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:06 PM
David Cohen, an old-fashioned tailor and men's shop owner who served generations of customers during his six decades at Hirsch's on Main Street in Bel Air, died of a respiratory condition June 16 at Citizens Care and Rehabilitation in Havre de Grace....
| Jun 20, 2012
Hello dear readers,
Will we see you tonight (Friday) at the free concert in Tydings Park at 7:30 p.m? Bring chairs and picnics. There is no rain location for the Gloucester City String Band, a unique mixture of Mummers music and other selections. No...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 10:59 PM
Eddie Murray, the former Orioles Hall of Famer, has been linked to an investigation by federal authorities in a wide-ranging insider trading case that already has ensnared teammate Doug DeCinces, according to a Reuters report.
Investigators have been...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 6:49 PM
Harford County residents could soon get messages about weather emergencies on their cell phones, emergency operations manager Rick Ayers told local government officials at a quarterly meeting Thursday.
Ayers said the new service, which will be...
| Jun 29, 2012
Happy Independence Day, dear readers!
Flags, banners and bunting throughout Havre de Grace shout red, white and blue as we prepare for our nation's birthday and our Independence Day. The Havre de Grace carnival will continue in Tydings Park through...
| Jul 3, 2012
The players from the Baltimore Redbirds aren't professionals — yet. But the team is made up of a number of potential play-for-pay prospects. That's the point for the Redbirds and the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League.
The l0-team, Mid-...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
On Wednesday, Cal Ripken Jr.'s name appeared on the website of the Second Mile charity under the heading "Board of Directors: Honorary Board."
By Thursday, it didn't.
Ripken asked the Second Mile, a charity allegedly used by former Penn State football...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Ryan Ripken was the center of attention Monday morning as four Gilman seniors signed Letters of Intent with four Division I programs.
"It was a very tough decision for me," said Ripken, the 6-foot-6, 200 pound son of Orioles Hall of Fame shortstop Cal...