| 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...
| May 10, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The Detroit Lions drafted Elkton graduate Larry Webster in the fourth round on Saturday.
Webster is a 6-foot-6, 252-pound converted basketball player from Bloomsburg (Pa.), a Division II school.
He's the son of former Ravens defensive tackle Larry...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Ride On Curlin finished a distant seventh in the Kentucky Derby, yet he was treated like a rock star Monday on his trip from BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport to Pimlico Race Course.
That's what happen if you happen to be one of California Chrome's wing,...
| May 11, 2014
| 12:47 AM
When Rosie Napravnik ventures to Pimlico Race Course to ride Bayern in Saturday's 139th running of the Preakness, the 26-year-old riding star can expect an emotional homecoming.
A familiar face will not be there to greet her. Trainer Dickie Small, who...
| 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...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:13 AM
For the longest time, Graham Motion couldn't figure out what he had in Ring Weekend.
The horse was talented, for sure. A son of Tapit, the nation's leading sire, he quickly adapted to his workouts as a 2-year-old. But he could be difficult to handle. He...
| May 17, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Lt. Gov. Anthony G. Brown — a candidate in the Democratic gubernatorial primary — says he attended the Preakness Day as an "official state function" rather than a campaign event. He may be duty-bound to attend Maryland’s signature horse-...
| Jun 4, 2014
An article in the June 6, 1914 edition of The Argus remarked on a Catonsville resident's birthday celebration."
Elias Livezey, Catonsville's oldest living resident, Wednesday observed his ninety-fifth birthday at Elkton Park, his home on Ingleside...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:22 PM
The Harford County Sheriff's Office and Maryland State Police report:
Corey Brown, 44, of the 900 block South Stepney Road, was charged Wednesday with theft less than $1,000.
Prentis James Vinson, 24, of the first block of Post Road, was...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford Sheriff's Office report:
Kristi Lynn Reed, 38, of the 2100 block of Kyle Green Road was arrested Thursday on a bench warrant in a case in which she is charged with two counts of failure to send her child to...