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Memorial Day

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  • Roland Park Country School addressing erosion in 'backwoods'

    Roland Park Country School addressing erosion in 'backwoods'
    The Roland Park Civic League is concerned about a new storm water management system to address erosion in the woods behind Roland Park Country School. The school is installing a buried piping system to control runoff in the school's so-called...
  • Maryland loses, but a Sunday Little League double header sparks memories [Commentary]

    Maryland loses, but a Sunday Little League double header sparks memories [Commentary]
    Well, the Maryland baseball game wasn't on ESPN2 Monday night, but rather ESPNU. Either way, however, the Terps seemingly magical ride came to an end with the lopsided 11-2 loss at the hands of Virginia. Certainly not the way Maryland players and fans...
  • Suspect in 12-year-old's death investigated in two homicides

    Suspect in 12-year-old's death investigated in two homicides
    A man in custody for allegedly killing a 12-year-old in a car crash and under investigation in the shooting death of a 15-year-old is now being looked at in yet another homicide, and detectives are seeking the public's help to close the case. Police say...
  • What's the point of keeping parks closed? [Commentary]

    What's the point of keeping parks closed? [Commentary]
    I've always been a fan of parks, and my whole family has pretty much always been willing to drop by almost any park, at the drop of a hat. I also definitely prefer a more urban or "accessible" park to a massive national park, such as Rocks State Park,...
  • Wedded: June Struder and Joseph Whalen

    Wedded: June Struder and Joseph Whalen
    Date: Dec. 28 Her story: June Struder, 25, grew up in several places around the country because her father, Jim Struder, was an Army officer. She graduated from Aberdeen High School and later attended Villa Julie College (now Stevenson University)....
  • Harford schools break snow days bank

    Harford schools break snow days bank
    Harford County Public Schools are out of planned inclement weather make-up days, and school officials say will they need clarification from the state if they need to request a waiver of excused absence for at least two or, possibly, three days. Two more...
  • Baltimore, an 'ultimate' sports town [Editorial]

    Baltimore, an 'ultimate' sports town  [Editorial]
    Thirty years ago last month, the Baltimore Colts left town, and the loss of the beloved NFL franchise was a stunning blow not only to football fans but to the city's identify. Nine years later, Baltimore's image as a sports town suffered another big hit...
  • The weather is a pitcher in the life of the spring season [Commentary]

    The weather is a pitcher in the life of the spring season [Commentary]
    In what's already been a wacky spring season weather-wise, why should we think this all-important final week might be any different? There are lots of important games and such scheduled for this week, the week that leads into the playoffs. Playoff draws...
  • Johns Hopkins' Dave Pietramala suggests changes to lacrosse schedule

    Johns Hopkins' Dave Pietramala suggests changes to lacrosse schedule
    It just doesn’t seem natural playing lacrosse when there is still snow on the ground. There used to be a time when the regular season opened in the first week of March, but those days are long gone. Johns Hopkins coach Dave Pietramala isn’...
  • Lacrosse finals get the bird [Letter]

    Lacrosse finals get the bird [Letter]
    In a recent editorial, The Sun opined that Baltimore is an "ultimate sports town" and that the NCAA should permanently locate the lacrosse final four event in Baltimore ("Baltimore, an 'ultimate' sports town," April 29). Yet in the Sports section, an...
  • Ticket sales for lacrosse championship weekend down from past Baltimore events

    Ticket sales for lacrosse championship weekend down from past Baltimore events
    Despite lower ticket sales for the NCAA men’s lacrosse championships at M&T Bank Stadium than in previous years the event has come to Baltimore, NCAA and Ravens officials said they remain upbeat that the three-day tournament later on Memorial Day...
  • Duke men's lacrosse not making much of first undefeated February since 2008

    Duke men's lacrosse not making much of first undefeated February since 2008
    Reigning national champion Duke made a break from tradition – in a positive way. Sunday's 14-6 victory over Stony Brook guaranteed that the top-ranked Blue Devils will finish February with a 4-0 record. It's the first time since 2008 that the...