| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:13 PM
When the second annual President's Cup baseball tournament came to an end Saturday -- with Mount St. Joseph beating last year's champion, Gilman, 12-11 -- the event's creator was already looking ahead to next year's tournament.
Baltimore City Council...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Members of the news, editorial, sports, photography and web design staffs of The Aegis, The Record and APG News received 37 awards in the 2011 Maryland, Delaware, D.C. Press Association's Editorial Contest.
In addition to individual and team awards,...
| May 10, 2012
| 9:13 AM
The date — Sept. 6, 1995 — had been circled on calendars, not just in Baltimore, but throughout the country. The countdown for the Orioles' Cal Ripken Jr. to break Lou Gehrig's consecutive-games record had gone on for months.
And yet, if I...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:30 PM
On Friday, Harford magazine interviewed Violet "Vi" Ripken for a feature story in the October issue. During the conversation, Ripken discussed her volunteer work with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County, which she's been involved with for years. Here...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Neighbors, friends and Aberdeen city officials reacted with a mixture of shock, dismay and alarm Wednesday over the abduction of Vi Ripen from her home Tuesday morning.
Though the Ripken family matriarch, who is the mother of baseball Hall of FamerCal...
| May 3, 2012
| 11:38 AM
The Havre de Grace American Legion was denied its request for a one-day license to serve alcohol outside today (Friday) during First Fridays in Havre de Grace.
While Harford County Liquor Control Board, at the suggestion of Board Administrator Kathryn...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:00 AM
It is difficult to fathom that 20 years ago the crown jewel of Major League Baseball opened its gates to the eager crowds of Baltimore. Camden Yards is the gold standard when it comes to baseball stadiums, offering the look and feel of days gone by...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Richard D. Norling of Darlington and Cordell E. Hunter Sr. of Havre de Grace were appointed to the Harford Community College Board of Trustees by Gov. Martin O'Malley this week.
O'Malley also reappointed the board chairman Bryan E. Kelly and board...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 4:31 PM
It's hard to believe, but the fresh-faced kid who burst into the Orioles lineup in 1982, caught the final out of the World Series in 1983 and broke Lou Gehrig's supposedly unbreakable consecutive games record in 1995 has reached the half-century mark. Cal...
| Jul 15, 2007
| 5:53 PM
| Aug 24, 2008
When Michael Phelps left his mother's house in Rodgers Forge four years ago, he was - despite his six gold medals and his 19 years on Earth - still a boy in almost every sense.
Soon he'll return to Baltimore a 23-year-old man.
He'll return not to his...
| Apr 6, 2008
If Opening Day were any indication, the 1983 Orioles were due to be blown away - like the parachutist the club hired to land on the pitcher's mound before the game.
Winds whisked him onto the stadium parking lot instead.
On the field, Joe Altobelli...