| 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...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Mark Reynolds entered Wednesday night’s game hitting .206 with just eight homers this season. The corner infielder has homered at least 30 times each of the last three years and had a team-high 37 in 2011. But right now he is tied with Nick Markakis...
| 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-...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 3:28 PM
Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver took a long look at the larger-than-life bronze likeness of himself that was unveiled at Camden Yards on Saturday and expressed his heartfelt gratitude to the people who made it possible.
"My thanks to Mr. Angelos and the...
| Jul 3, 2012
Whew, dear readers,
Have you recovered from the hoopla of Havre de Grace Fourth of July patriotic exuberance of this past week? Our red, white and blue city was amassed with aficionados of parades, fireworks and carnivals. I enjoyed walking the...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Authorities investigating the strange circumstances of Violet R. Ripken's abduction hope that tips made in response to grainy images of the suspect will lead to an arrest.
"We are attempting to look at other sources of video, photos" to release publicly,...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Towson University pitcher and Calvert Hall graduate Mike Trionfo is honing his game — and a serous tan — this summer
After suiting up for the Fayetteville (N.C.) Swamp Dogs two years ago and the highly regarded Youse's Orioles in the Cal...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 1:43 PM
July 9, 1997: Roland "Bud" Slimmer Jr. of Lutherville lays the first of 1.2 million bricks for the Ravens' new stadium at Camden Yards. "This is all becoming a routine," said Slimmer, a 68-year-old mason who had helped construct Memorial Stadium, which...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The sounds of country music will again fill Aberdeen's Ripken Stadium on Aug. 17, when "Queen of Country" Reba McEntire is expected to hit the stage during the Cal Ripken World Series.
McEntire will perform on a Friday night during playoffs for the...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Ahoy dear readers, ye swash bucklers and mates,
Pirates have invaded Havre de Grace and encamped at the Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House, this weekend, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Discover where the first act of piracy occurred in 1635 in Maryland, by visiting...