| Jun 8, 2014
| 7:43 PM
The I-70 Bridge carring traffic west over the Patapsco River at the Baltimore-Howard County line was reopened around 4 p.m. Sunday after undergoing weekend repairs, the State Highway Administration said.
The ramps from the inner and outer loops of the...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Once summer break begins, boredom can set in. Before the whining starts, we’ve come up with a list of activities proven with local families. Because there are two kinds of fun we search for during Maryland’s summer – in the shade and...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:14 PM
State Highway Administration bridge inspectors closed the westbound Interstate 70 between I-695 and Route 29 on Friday at 4 p.m. shortly after finding the beginning of a small crack in a steel girder under the I-70 bridge over the Patapsco River,...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:56 AM
Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in shallow water in Patapsco Valley State Park in the Brooklyn Park area on Wednesday.
Police said the man was found in about two feet of water in the Patapsco River near...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:55 AM
The towns of Marriottsville, Sykesville and Woodstock all span the Patapsco River and thus are in two or more counties. Although this column focuses on Howard County, our day-to-day lives do not stop at the county line. Sometimes I like to include...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:00 AM
While the Towson High music department flourishes, its success is part of a school earning high grades all around for its ability to prepare graduates for college.
According to U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools list of the nation's top public...
| May 22, 2014
| 9:01 PM
The Chesapeake Bay's health remained steady overall last year, despite heavy rains that normally flush pollution into its waters, University of Maryland scientists reported Friday. Declines in Eastern Shore rivers, however, indicated problems with...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Four people were rescued when their boat overheated, caught fire and began to sink on the Patapsco River Sunday morning.
Petty Officer Ryan Ketchum, spokesman for the U.S. Coast Guard's Baltimore office, said crews received a distress call at 11:08 a.m....
| Jun 4, 2014
An article in the June 6, 1914 edition of The Argus remarked on a Catonsville resident's birthday celebration."
Elias Livezey, Catonsville's oldest living resident, Wednesday observed his ninety-fifth birthday at Elkton Park, his home on Ingleside...
| 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 28, 2014
| 2:28 PM
|| No. School || Record || Prev. ||
|| 1. Boys' Latin || 13-0 || 1 ||
|| 2. St. Paul's || 9-5 || 3 ||
|| 3. McDonogh || 12-3 || 4 ||
|| 4. St. Mary's || 9-4 || 5 ||
|| 5. Calvert Hall || 11-4 || 6 ||
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:41 PM
If spring is here, dead fish can't be far behind.
State officials are investigating a wide-ranging fish kill spotted Monday, stretching from Fells Point in Baltimore harbor out into the Chesapeake Bay. Authorities have yet to pinpoint a cause, though...