August 2012: Japan Beats Maryland In Cal Ripken World Series

Patch runs down some of the big Aberdeen-related headlines from August 2012.

Welcome to Aberdeen Patch's rundown of the key stories of August 2012.

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Here are some of the big headlines from August:

  • Aberdeen Gets $100K For Festival Park Upgrade
  • Billboards Feature Suspect In Vi Ripken Case
  • Boys & Girls Club Director Acosta Resigns
  • Cal Ripken Will Address Mother's Abduction In News Conference
  • Police: No Big Breaks In Vi Ripken Abduction Case
  • Vi Ripken Not Living at Home Since Abduction
  • IronMan Emotional Discussing 'Premeditated' Abduction Of His Mother
  • VIDEO: Emotional Ripken Recalls Night His Mom Was Abducted
  • Ripken: Family Still Feels Safe In Aberdeen
  • America's Most Wanted Features Ripken Case
  • Police: Aberdeen Man Killed Himself After He Shot Girlfriend
  • Kevin Gausman Joins IronBirds To Start Monday
  • Aberdeen's Heise Finishes Third In National Competition
  • 2 Men Plead Guilty In APG Copper Theft Case
  • 4 IronBirds Named To All-Star Game
  • Gino's Joins List Of New Aberdeen Businesses
  • Storm Knocks Out Power for 400 in Aberdeen
  • UPDATED: Pedestrian Killed In Accident On Interstate 95
  • I-95 Pedestrian Death Ruled Suicide
  • Football Stars Get Fit Before College Camp
  • Cal Ripken 'Ecstatic' For Manny Machado's Hot Start
  • Newtown Team 2-0 At Cal Ripken World Series
  • Ernie Tyler Remembered At Ripken Youth Complex
  • Aberdeen Crime: 2 Charged with Theft at ShopRite
  • IronMan's 1994 Suburban Up For Auction
  • PHOTOS: New Ride For Aberdeen Police
  • Cal Ripken Statue Now Welcomes Visitors at Youth Complex
  • Aberdeen Crime: Man Hit In Head With Baseball Bat
  • A Year Later: Where Were You For The Earthquake?
  • Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation Impacts Kids From Southeast
  • UPDATED: Morning House Fire Extinguished Quickly
  • IronBirds To Host Military Appreciation Night
  • Cal Ripken Sinks A Hole-In-One At Bulle Rock
  • PHOTOS: Eagles Football Looks To Keep Soaring
  • State Confirms First West Nile Virus Death
  • APG News: Oktoberfest In The Works For Post
  • Dixie Construction Donates $150K To Harford Community College

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