| Jun 17, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Mingled throughout the thousands of visitors who flocked to the city this past weekend for the Star-Spangled Sailabration's ships, cannons and jet fly-bys was a small army of police officers and emergency responders.
Other local, state and federal law...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 5:08 PM
For the better part of a decade, Jill Crowther-Peters has portrayed the widowed seamstress who stitched the Star-Spangled Banner, but on Thursday she had the chance to really feel what it was like to be her.
Crowther-Peters, dressed as 19th-century...
| Mar 29, 2012
Howard softball pitcher Samantha O'Connor faced only 15 batters because of the mercy rule, but she was perfect as the visiting Lions beat Centennial on Wednesday, 15-0.
O'Connor had six strikeouts and Julianna Natoli was a home run short of the cycle....
| Apr 1, 2012
| 7:04 AM
It wasn't the first time Kristen Cannon felt a sharp pain.
A broken toe suffered during her sophomore soccer season required surgery. But this was different.
When she hit the floor of the gym, the Manchester Valley High School senior knew something...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:59 AM
The Orioles announced their lineup of pre-game activities for Friday’s Opening Day today, with a nod to the 20th anniversary of Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Fans are encouraged to be in their seats by 2:30 p.m., when ceremonies will begin. Gates...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 12:07 AM
Howard softball coach Chuck Rice said he thought he would never coach another player who would pitch a perfect game. He was happy to be wrong. Kensey O'Neill struck out 11 in retiring every batter she faced Wednesday as the host Lions beat visiting...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:32 PM
Louisville-bound brothers Jeremy and Michael DeGraffenreidt helped No. 2 Loyola get back on track with its second straight shutout soccer victory, 3-0, over No. 7 Mount St. Joseph (4-3), Thursday.
The Dons (4-1), who beat Georgetown Prep, 2-0, on Sept....
| Sep 30, 2012
| 2:37 PM
The Baltimore Sun's Top 15
No. 3 River Hill 27, Glenelg 13
No. 4 Arundel 53, North County 20
No. 5 Westminster 42, Liberty 5
No. 8 Dunbar 36, Digital Harbor 0
Hereford 56, No. 9 Catonsville 12
No. 13 St. Paul's 35, Archbishop Curley 8
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:27 PM
C. Milton Wright handed Fallston football its first loss of the season Friday, defeating the host Cougars, 19-14.
Fallston jumped out to a 14-0 lead in the first quarter, as running Marc Badger had a rushing touchdown, and receiver Wyatt Alexander caught...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 3:23 PM
While Fort McHenry's cannons blasted at schooners in the Baltimore harbor Tuesday, the voices of children from several city schools rose above the din. The young singers quivered a bit but stayed on key as they sang patriotic anthems.
Four choirs and one...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 10:44 AM
The high school football season is flying by with seven of 10 regular-season games already in the books. As teams buckle down with the playoffs just a few weeks away, here’s a look at some of the team and individual statistics that stood out from...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 9:17 AM
About 10 judges were sprinkled among the thousands who lined the parade route that stretched for more than a mile down Frederick Road and Bloomsbury Avenue in Catonsville on July 4.
The judges scored each of the floats in the parade based on a number...