| Mar 7, 2014
Change your clocks, dear readers!
Sunday is daylight saving time – set your clocks forward one hour, or you will be like the white rabbit in "Alice in Wonderland" – you will be late for a very important date.
March is Read Across America...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
All Amtrak and MARC rail service between Baltimore and Wilmington was suspended for several hours Tuesday evening after a man was killed on train tracks in Rosedale, rail and police officials said.
Baltimore County Police identified the man on...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 7:28 AM
A bill that would block a U.S. subsidiary of the French national railway from bidding to become a partner in a $2.4 billion project because of its role in the Holocaust would put federal funding of the project at "significant risk," the attorney general's...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Restoration of Aberdeen's long-dilapidated historic Baltimore & Ohio Railroad train station might finally be moving forward with plans to construct a new foundation for the eventual relocation of the building.
The Historical Society of Harford County,...
| Mar 21, 2014
Were you wondering what was going to happen with the old B&O Station in Aberdeen? We have had many questions about the future of the structure that has had a long history of importance, and later neglect.
When we compiled the Historical Society of...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:01 AM
By the time the badly-damaged body of George Thomas McAleer was found near Amtrak train tracks in Rosedale, he'd likely been dead for more than eight hours.
McAleer, 26, of the 1100 block of Quantril Way in the Armistead Gardens neighborhood of...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 1:40 PM
City and state officials are re-evaluating their approach to a proposed railroad cargo facility in Southwest Baltimore, acknowledging that their initial response to community concerns fell flat.
The public backlash stalled the CSX Corp. project, which is...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:45 AM
The B&O Railroad Museum, Ellicott City Station, is presenting "A Journey from Roads to Rails" at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 29. The Ellicott City Station is such an important part of American history, and we have it right here.
When it was built in...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Mechanical problems on a northbound Acela Express out of Washington forced nearly 160 passengers to transfer trains north of Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon, according to Amtrak officials.
The No. 1266 express train was a few miles south of the...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 8:54 AM
Harriet Tubman, the Marylander credited with leading hundreds of slaves to freedom through the Underground Railroad, was honored with a Google Doodle today.
The Google search engine periodically uses an artistic interpretation of its logo, known as the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:54 PM
A collision between a car and a light rail train was under investigation Sunday evening.
Baltimore police said the incident took place near the intersection of Howard and Lombard streets around 7:45 p.m. Sunday.
The Maryland Transit Administration was...
| Apr 2, 2014
As taken from the pages of The Aegis dated Thursday, April 2, 1964:
The Bel Air Post Office, Main Street, remodeling project was halted 50 years ago this week when residents were alerted of plans to eliminate a mural in the lobby. The architect's plans...