| 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 30, 2014
| 6:02 AM
All lanes are closed on southbound U.S. 1 Alternate in Arbutus from Selma Avenue to Halethorpe Farms Road due to emergency roadwork at 7:38 a.m. on Wednesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
The northbound left traffic lane has...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:50 AM
In 1982, the late Gov. William Donald Schaefer was running for his last term as mayor. He held one of those big dinners that politicians are famous for at P.J. Crickets on Pratt St. All the political leaders were there. I was the chef that evening and can...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:43 AM
A University of Maryland program that matches researchers with companies has awarded $4.1 million to 15 teams working to bring technology products to market.
Baltimore-area companies that will work with faculty through the Maryland Industrial...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Patrick H. Vogel, former president of Republic National Distributing Co.'s Maryland division, died Feb. 21 of cancer at his home in Louisville, Tenn. He was 62.
The son of Herman Lentz "Bunny" Vogel, who was a corporate officer of H.C. Spinks Clay Co., a...
| Mar 12, 2014
An article in the March 10, 1939 edition of The Catonsville Herald and Baltimore Countian reported the passing of a well-known resident.
Last Sunday, March 5, a memorial service was held in the Catonsville M.E. Church at eleven o'clock for Thomas Hammond...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:41 PM
As Alice Ross rumbled across Hanover Street's Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge early on the morning of Baltimore's most recent snowstorm, her Subaru smashed into a large pothole obscured by the accumulating snow.
The 61-year-old Halethorpe resident,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Timothy Virts, the man who allegedly killed the mother of his children and then fled to South Carolina with one daughter, has waived his right to extradition proceedings, authorities said Monday.
Virts, 38, is waiting to be transported by Maryland...
| Mar 19, 2014
An article in the March 19, 1964 edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian reported on a demonstration that led to violence.
Three police officers were injured in a demonstration by approximately one hundred integrationists at Vernon's Rolling...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
A new eyeglass assembly lab in Halethorpe is poised to make prescription lenses for Google Glass after the wearable-computer product launches later this year.
The VSPOne facility, which opened last month, expects substantial growth from more...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Maryland's craft beer business is growing rapidly — at a rate of 35 percent a year — as consumers increasingly seek out independent brewers' new-style yet traditionally made beers.
"There is just an amazing level of interest in craft beer,...