| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:51 PM
A Cecil County man was served a criminal summons last week in connection with allegedly performing fire safety maintenance at a Bel Air area restaurant without a license, the Office of the State Fire Marshal said Friday.
Thomas G. Williams, 61, of...
| Jun 6, 2014
We walked the walk! Cecil County Relay for Life at Elkton High School was last Friday night under blue skies and warm sunshine.
After the opening ceremonies at 6 p.m., the survivors took to the track. Caregivers completed their lap and then the 40...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:14 PM
When Mike McCarthy saw California Chrome up close and personal for the first time at the Preakness, he marveled at the sight of the chestnut colt.
McCarthy, a former jockey and Maryland horse trainer who is now a Florida-based jockey agent, saw a...
| Jun 13, 2014
The Cody G. Richardson Memorial Scholarship Foundation is thankful for all of the community and business support for the 3rd annual CGR Relentless Run 5K and Fun Walk held May 31 in Perryville. More than 540 participants and volunteers helped make the day...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Finally a reason to praise the final game of an Upper Chesapeake Bay Athletic Conference season: the inaugural All-Star baseball game.
For too many seasons, the final game of the season in the conference has been a mismatched contest pitting the top...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Kate Hoppe of Bel Air and James Anderson of Annapolis led 640 runners and walkers – many of them wearing rabbit ears -- through Havre de Grace Saturday in the second annual Bunny Run 5K.
Hoppe won a close women's race, finishing at Tydings Park...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Orbital Sciences Corp. and Alliant Techsystems Inc. said Tuesday that they plan to merge in a $5 billion deal, creating a new aerospace and defense company called Orbital ATK Inc. that will employ 4,000 people in Maryland and Northern Virginia.
| May 12, 2014
| 8:51 PM
In the second round of MPSSAA regional baseball play on Monday, the C. Milton Wright Mustangs kept their season alive with another one-run win, while North Harford, Havre de Grace and Fallston also earned berths in their respective sectional finals with...
| May 4, 2014
| 12:01 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — When Art Sherman reached the barn at 5 a.m. Sunday, the day after the Kentucky Derby, he found his star pupil still slumbering.
“I didn’t want to wake him up,” he said of California Chrome, the newly garlanded...
| May 2, 2014
The Port Deposit Heritage Corporation held its annual general meeting April 24 and the following officers were elected for 2014-2015: Judy Leonard as president, Rev. George Hipkins as vice president, Patsy Grace as treasurer and I as secretary. The...
| May 15, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Dynamic Impact's connections weren't sure what they had entering the April 19 Illinois Derby. The colt had flashed plenty of talent, but his performance in the afternoon never seemed to match his workouts in the morning.
Facing the best competition of...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Tom Chuckas, president and chief operating officer of the Maryland Jockey Club, said Saturday that he would like to see horse racing's Triple Crown events played out over two months, not five weeks.
Speaking to reporters at Pimlico Race Course three...