| Sep 9, 2011
Sunday, Sept. 11
Festival The 44th-annual Maryland Seafood Festival, featuring food, music, family activities and more, concludes today at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis. Hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are $14, free for children 12 and younger....
| Sep 11, 2011
In the summer of 1971, the nation was in the doldrums. Inflation was rising, and unemployment was painfully high. The stock market was sinking. Polls indicated President Richard Nixon could lose his 1972 re-election bid.
He decided major changes were...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 9:04 AM
A private residence near Sykesville that predates the Revolutionary War is the latest structure in Howard County to be recommended for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.
Howard Lodge, a 21/2 -story brick house built about 1750, was...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 2:10 PM
Dorcas D. Coleman, 72, of Falling Waters, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011, at her residence.
Born July 25, 1939, in Shenandoah County, Va., she was the daughter of the late John William Dodson and Ruby Frances Dellinger Dodson....
| Nov 30, 2011
An article in the Nov. 30, 1961 edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported that a thief left a trail that led to his arrest.
Footprints in last week's snow led police six blocks to a 44-year-old man who was apprehended for the theft...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 9:27 PM
A grandfather shoved quarters into the boy's hand, demanding he try a game of skee-ball.
"I don't want to play," the boy, about 10, whined to his father, who held his hand and blocked an escape to the video games. "I don't know what it is."
| Oct 2, 2011
| 1:10 PM
An Amber Alert has been canceled for a Mecosta County 5-year-old who was believed abducted and in "extreme danger."
The Mecosta County Sheriff's Office told FOX 17 NEWS that Desiree Chantel-Marie Taylor had been found safe Sunday afternoon.
| May 20, 2011
| 10:14 AM
The Henry County Sheriff's Office arrested 17 people on Thursday, May 19 after a year and a half long drug operation in cooperation with the Virginia State Police, Martinsville Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration.
| Jun 4, 2011
Long before connoisseur Walter P. Chrysler Jr. brought his vast holdings to the Norfolk Museum of Arts and Science in 1971, the museum was making its mark as a collector of prints and drawings.
Under director John Davis Hatch — whose personal cache...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Seattle Mariners Director of Amateur Scouting Tom McNamara announced today that the club selected 30 players on the second day of Major League Baseball’s annual June draft. Rounds 2 to 30 were conducted today. The draft will conclude with...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 3:16 PM
The world’s most fuel-efficient couple kicked off their latest record-setting venture on Monday, setting out from a Burbank gas station for a 23-day road trip around the continental U.S.
John and Helen Taylor hold 88 driving records, including the...