| Jul 23, 2014
An article in the July 25, 1914 edition of The Argus search for a rumored body
To clear up the fear of several persons that a murder had been committed on the banks of the reservoir of the Baltimore County Water Works, at Avalon, policemen Tuesday, under...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Matthew T. Kellermann, a computer systems analyst and lifelong baseball fan, died Aug. 1 of a heart attack at his Ellicott City home. He was 53.
The son of John L. "Jack" Kellermann, an American Telephone & Telegraph worker, and Ruth Bopp Kellermann,...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 1:57 PM
The Rev. Father Joseph Valentine Messer, a Roman Catholic priest who served in Glen Burnie and Severna Park, died of dementia complications Wednesday at Stella Maris Hospice. The Timonium resident was 90.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the son of...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:51 AM
On a sunny summer afternoon, Brooke Towns, 17, kept an alert gaze on two young girls splashing in the Wynnewood Pool as their mother and grandmother relaxed in two plastic lounge chairs nearby.
Towns, a 2014 graduate of Catonsville High School, has been...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:39 AM
When a large tree crashed into Kathryn Reich's backyard in late April during a storm, the Longview Drive resident never expected it would take more than three months to get it removed.
Last week, six of Reich's neighbors gathered to rally around her...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:19 AM
Members of six community associations in the Wilkens and Woodlawn Precincts of southwest Baltimore County are among those schedule to take part in National Night Out Tuesday night, Aug. 5.
The event, to prevent crime in communities across the nation...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:35 PM
The couple walked into Kent Island Jewelry first. She wore dark sunglasses, scrubs and a stethoscope draped around her neck. He was well-dressed and meticulously groomed.
Trailing them was another man, in work clothes. He was looking for something...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Catonsville residents Ethan Clark and Biggie Ruzzi may not be the tallest players on their club soccer team, but the pair has made a huge impact on the Baltimore Celtic Dynasty U13 Soccer Club’s championship run.
That squad is currently playing in...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:14 PM
John J. Ray, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. administrator of quality assurance who was a founding member of St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church in Northeast Baltimore, died July 12 of acute myeloid leukemia at his Parkville home. He was 82....
| Jul 18, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Janice H. Wilcox, former chief of staff for higher-education programs at the U.S. Department of Education and founder and CEO of Education Resources Group, died June 26 of neuroendocrine disease at her Towson home.
She was 73.
"Janice was the founder of...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 1:13 AM
White Marlin Open
Monday-Friday, Aug. 4-8: The 41st anniversary White Marlin Open will be held in Ocean City. Weigh-ins at Harbour Island, 14th Street bayside. Information: whitemarlinopen.com.
Tuesday, Aug. 5: Pro-Formance...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:34 AM
Several Catonsville area swimmers had strong efforts at the prestigious Straehle Invitational Individual meet at the Four Seasons and hosted by the Carroll Aquatics Swim Club on July 23.
The Five Oaks Barracudas produced a pair of individual champions...