Back to Boston [Interactive]

Runners head back to Boston

Interactive: Emotions will run high at today's Boston Marathon. Some who weren't able to complete the race last year say it's important to finish what they started. For others, it's a matter of confronting their fears.

Peter Schmuck grades the Orioles

Peter Schmuck's Orioles grades for April 21, 2014

As he does ever week during baseball's regular season, the Sun columnist grades for each major area of the Orioles. It was a good week for the catcher and DH.

Aaron Wilson's NFL mock draft

Now that the bulk of the big free agent signings have concluded, the remaining needs of teams have crystallized.

Orioles pregame notes on early start, J.J. Hardy and replay review

Orioles pregame notes on early start, J.J. Hardy and replay review

BOSTON – Orioles manager Buck Showalter, the king of early ballpark arrivals on the road, admitted it was a little difficult to turn off his alarm around 6 a.m. coming off Sunday night's game.

The Flaming Lips, Dashboard Confessional to headline Silopanna Music Festival

The Flaming Lips to headline Silopanna Music Festival

Dashboard Confessional, Matt & Kim, Hellogoodbye will also perform at August concert.

Preparing for your body for retirement

Preparing for your body for retirement

Donna Schramek is looking forward to retirement on the Eastern Shore. She loves the smell of the ocean, walking on the beach, and spending time with her grandchildren.

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Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Baltimore couple's handmade, natural beauty products are right on Target

Target recently picked up Oyin Handmade's hair care line, selling the Baltimore-made products in 140 stores around the country.

The weekend review [Pictures]

The weekend review [Pictures]

See pictures from weekend events that took place in and around Baltimore.

Clarksville's Tatyana McFadden wins second straight women's wheelchair Boston Marathon

McFadden wins second straight women's wheelchair Boston Marathon

Clarksville resident Tatyana McFadden continued her successful 2014, winning her second straight women¿s wheelchair race at the Boston Marathon on Monday.

Health department to host rabies vaccination clinics

Health department to host rabies vaccination clinics

Harford County Health Department will sponsor a series of rabies vaccination clinics later this month and early next month for dogs, cats and ferrets that are three months and older.

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Boston Marathon cartoons [Pictures]

Cartoons of the day: Boston Marathon [Pictures]

Our thoughts are in Boston this morning as 36,000 runners make their way from Hopkinton to Back Bay.

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Disadvantaged urban youth may be more likely to be problem gamblers

Link found between gambling, other abuses among Baltimore's youth

Don't excuse law-breaking by immigrants [Letter]

OK, here we go. Your latest editorial on the subject of illegal immigrants comes again to the point of absurdity ("Patching a broken...

More Catholic than the pope [Letter]

According to the Roman Missal of the Catholic Church, the Holy Thursday ceremony of the washing of the feet may include only "viri selecti"...

Open schools to home schoolers [Letter]

Maryland can produce more college-educated adults [Letter]

The Sun, in its recent article about Maryland Ready, the state's four-year plan for postsecondary education, points out the complexity of...

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