| Jun 23, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Joseph Ellsworth Smith, a longtime auto mechanic and a Baltimore County school bus driver for 35 years, died Wednesday at HeartFields Assisted Living at Bowie.
He had suffered from dementia and kidney failure. He was 87.
Mr. Smith had worked at...
| May 15, 2013
| 9:12 PM
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
DAMASCUS, Md. — The second trip to Damascus on Wednesday was positive for South Hagerstown.
After a 3-3, eight-inning stalemate that was suspended by darkness on Tuesday, South returned and kept its season...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 4:02 PM
More than 600 students from 28 West Virginia technical high schools used their skills to compete against each other Friday and Saturday at the 42nd annual West Virginia SkillsUSA Conference at James Rumsey Technical Institute.
The students competed...
| Dec 17, 2011
| 1:06 PM
For as long as Thomas Mech can remember, the Saturday after Thanksgiving was reserved for hunting. As a boy growing up in Dundalk, Mech recalled how his father and some of his neighbors would drive down to the Eastern Shore and up to Cumberland or...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:17 PM
John P. Ebersole, 80, of Breezewood, Pa., passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at home.
Born Aug. 26, 1931, in Clear Spring, Md., he was the son of the late John A. Ebersole and Lucy Ann (Gordon) Ebersole.
He is survived by his son, John F. Ebersole of...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 3:04 PM
I need to take a moment to tell you about Brad Marvel, a trained, certified, proud and professional automobile mechanic. I think I should add the he's sincere and earnest, and emphasize that he's a human being — a person, not a corporation.
I had a...
| May 8, 2012
| 7:02 PM
A gaggle of oil-spattered students stood beneath a raised Acura Integra in the auto shop at Burbank High School Tuesday, reaching their hands into its undercarriage.
“The old transmission had a hole in it, so we are replacing it with another one...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Question: What is the most guaranteed applause line in American politics today?
Answer: Anything that allegedly benefits that fine group of Americans known as the middle class.
Want proof? Well, just about every other sentence uttered at the...
| Sep 17, 2012
Evolution isn't just a theory in the world of auto mechanics.
Your father's Oldsmobile with the heavy-metal components has given way to computers on wheels. The grease monkey has evolved into an electronics engineer.
But one thing that hasn't changed:...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 1:25 PM
In a recent copy of The Record [sister paper to The Aegis], the county executive describes the area that he would like to erect a new Havre de Grace High School as a triangle near Lilly Run and in front of Harris football field. Some years ago...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 5:39 PM
Dr. Michael Victor Edelstein, whose career at Sheppard Pratt Health System spanned nearly 30 years and whose hobbies were auto repair and listening to gospel music, died of a heart attack Monday at St. Joseph Medical Center.
The Cockeysville resident was...