| Jun 5, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Seventy years ago this morning, Bill Swanner crawled through hell.
It was still dark when the 19-year-old infantryman joined the more than 150,000 Allied soldiers making the secretive passage out of England for Normandy. Dawn was breaking when he...
| Jun 11, 2014
An article in the June 11, 1964, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported an unexpected guest at a graduation ceremony.
A three-foot blacksnake nearly broke up the commencement exercises at Catonsville Community College on Sunday, June...
| Jun 9, 2014
Isabella Firth, president of LifeSpan Network and The Beacon Institute, was just trying to solve a couple of workplace concerns. In the process, she ended up creating a circle of charitable acts benefiting students, senior citizens and low-income...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
You may have seen the news earlier this week: My campaign for the House of Delegates made an error involving an authority line for which I take full responsibility ("District 12 candidate Bailey charged with criminal election law violation," June 2)....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Baltimore County Police are investigating the death of an elderly Lansdowne man, who was found in his home Tuesday suffering from stab wounds, according to a statement released by the Baltimore County Police department.
Police identified the man...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Cowan Systems, 4555 Hollins Ferry Road, will host its 10th annual Driving Championships on May 10, from 8 a.m. to noon.
Drivers will compete to be among the top six finalists who will represent Cowan in the statewide competition scheduled for June 7...
| May 6, 2014
| 12:00 PM
As a resident of the Relay/St. Denis community in Halethorpe and a member of the Relay Improvement Association, I was interested to read your recent article about the CSX railroad and the destruction on Charles Village's 26th Street ("Deluge causes...
| Apr 30, 2014
An article in the May 2, 1914 edition of The Argus reported an lawsuit after the accidental death of man.
For the death of Diedrick Albers, who was killed July 30, 1913, by an electric shock while on the premises at the corner of Wilkens and Beechfield...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:02 AM
All lanes are closed on southbound U.S. 1 Alternate in Arbutus from Selma Avenue to Halethorpe Farms Road due to emergency roadwork at 7:38 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The northbound left traffic lane has...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Josephine Atwater, a retired state Department of Human Resources employee who was a founding member of the Renaissance Institute at Notre Dame of Maryland University, died of cancer Thursday at her Halethorpe home. She was 89.
Born Josephine Louise...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:07 AM
Together, Dels. James Malone Jr. and Steven DeBoy have represented District 12A in the Maryland General Assembly for more than a decade.
When the session ends April 9, it will be their last.
The two, who have known each other since attending Ascension...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Visitors to farmers' markets would be able to sample and purchase beer made by small Maryland brew pubs under a bill that received final General Assembly approval Thursday.
The House unanimously passed the measure, sending it to the governor. It is a...