| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Robert V. Rood, a retired longshoreman and world champion powerlifter, died Tuesday of heart failure at his Pasadena home. He was 73.
Robert Vincent Rood was born in Berwick, Pa., and moved with his family to a home on East Hill Street in South Baltimore...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star would like to thank everyone who attended the Eastern Star Flapjack breakfast at Applebee's over the weekend. It was a successful event for the chapter.
Mark your calendars to visit the Perryville...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Joan A. Spurrier, a retired legal secretary and family matriarch, died of kidney failure Sunday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Idlewylde resident was 80.
Born Joan Anita Adams in Baltimore and raised on Beaumont Avenue in Govans, she was the...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:03 PM
The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum has been taking the Glenn L. Martin Company rocket age history on the road to Harford County. Thanks to support from the Dresher Foundation, the museum is offering its outreach STEM education program "From Sand...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:10 PM
It started as the kind of delivery Pat Schoenberger, an Annapolis sea captain, had made many times: Pick up a client's motor sailboat, ferry it to Florida and return home in a few weeks' time.
A brilliant morning sky beckoned as Schoenberger and Jim...
| Sep 16, 2011
The story of Calbraith Perry Rodgers Jr. and his Vin Fiz Flyer isn't just one about flying transcontinental when it seemed to be an impossible feat. And, it isn't just a story about the exploits of a member of a prestigious military family hailing from...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:51 PM
Salvatore Joseph "Joe" DeMarco, a commercial artist and former manager of art services for AAI Corp. who was also widely known for his detailed drawings of World War I aircraft, died Friday of lung cancer at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
The White Marsh...
| May 19, 2010
With more than 300 miles of coastline, the Outer Banks has stretches of sand that are consistently rated among the top beaches in the world — a perfect setting whether you crave an active vacation or a simple barefoot walk along empty beaches....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Here are condensed versions of this week's book reviews:
"Do Not Sell at Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78 rpm Records" by Amanda Petrusich; Scribner (260 pages, $25)
Tracing the rise of the record collectors' market,...
| Jul 6, 2014
YORK — Gordy Price has always sensed that the book was valuable. Now the York County man wants to find out just how valuable.
It's a first edition of a 1909 aviation manual – a bit worn, but in very good condition considering that it's...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:05 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. The core of Hurricane Arthur is expected to cross over North Carolina's coast and Outer Banks on Thursday night as a strong Category 2 storm, with wind speeds up to 100 mph.
Arthur's expected path has shifted westward and forecasters have...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 1:19 PM
The Coast Guard has suspended the search for a missing 14-year-old after his kayak was found Friday.
Coast Guard received a call around 7:25 p.m. Friday that the kayak had been found near the Wright Memorial Bridge in Kitty Hawk around 11 a.m. with a...