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Alexandria (Alexandria, Virginia)

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  • David R. Owen

    David R. Owen
    David Rogers Owen, an internationally known maritime lawyer and accomplished yachtsman, died Friday in his sleep of unknown causes at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. The longtime Riderwood resident was 97. "The death of David Owen is...
  • Balto. Co. Police win award for program tracking violent offenders

    The Baltimore County Police Department has been recognized by an international police organization for its use of a statewide program designed to keep watch on the most violent offenders. The International Association of Chiefs of Police awarded the...
  • Homeowners say theft of copper gutters extensive

    Homeowners say theft of copper gutters extensive
    Today's story on the theft of copper gutters and downspouts brought several postings from residents in North Baltimore, particularly in Homeland. Two people wrote in to describe their problems, and one describes a suspicious man who appeared to be...
  • Green shoots of conservation, all over Annapolis

    Green shoots of conservation, all over Annapolis
    Soft-spoken Maria Broadbent didn't want to wear a badge and be a cop when she became Annapolis' director of the Department of Neighborhood and Environmental Programs. She wondered if there was a way to make her job easier and get residents to become...
  • Pages from the Past: Former minister found frozen to death in Catonsville in 1912

    An article in the Jan. 13, 1912, edition of The Argus reported on the lonely death of an elderly resident. Hezekiah Boyce, a former negro minister, about 80 years old, was found frozen to death in his shanty on Powers Lane, about two miles northwest of...
  • Rams Head Live, 9:30 Club ranked among top-selling in the world

    Rams Head Live, 9:30 Club ranked among top-selling in the world
    The 9:30 Club in DC, Rams Head Live in Baltimore and Rams Head on Stage in Annapolis, are among the highest-grossing clubs in the world, according to Pollstar.  The 9:30 Club ranks in second place, and Rams Head in 11th place in the trade magazine's...
  • More disciplined doctors: Naughty Business of the Week

    As promised earlier, here's the list of physicians and other medical professionals sanctioned by the Maryland Board of Physicians in June: JUNE 2011 Michael Adam, P.A., No License Area of Practice: Physician Assistant (Martinez, GA) Application for...
  • The Rev. Mary-Patricia N. Ashby

    The Rev. Mary-Patricia N. Ashby
    The Rev. Mary-Patricia N. Ashby, a retired Episcopal priest who had been rector of a Frederick County church, died Wednesday of a cardiac arrest at Frederick Memorial Hospital. The Mount Airy resident was 71. The daughter of a career naval officer and a...
  • 3 teens killed in crash were recent high school grads

    3 teens killed in crash were recent high school grads
    The three recent high school graduates, in a Chrysler Sebring sedan, were coming home from a birthday party. The 55-year-old warehouse manager, driving a black BMW convertible, was returning from dinner and cards at a friend's house. Their vehicles...
  • MD hospitals shopping locally for food

    MD hospitals shopping locally for food
    Maryland hospitals are buying more food locally, according to a new analysis. Forty hospitals in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and Northern Virginia are now purchasing locally grown fruits and vegetables regularly during the growing season and nine...
  • Parents of Annie McCann say new leads in daughter's death

    Parents of Annie McCann say new leads in daughter's death
    The parents of Annie McCann, the young Virginia girl who disappeared from her suburban Washington home four years ago and was found dead in Baltimore, say there is a "significant new investigative lead" in the case. Mary Jane and Daniel McCann plan to...
  • Tidal flooding eases

     
    Tidal flooding along the Chesapeake is easing this morning. High water was flooding low-lying sections of Alexandria as southerly winds and heavy runoff from weekend storms piled water into the Cheapeake and its tidal rivers. A flood warning was issued......