| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Significant road closures are planned along downtown Baltimore streets beginning at 9 p.m. Monday as the streets are converted into a 2-mile race course to accommodate the Grand Prix.
The race, now in its third year, runs from Friday to Sunday, but road...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The conclusion of the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore on Sunday night meant that life would soon return to normal on the two miles of downtown streets used for the three days of racing.
The question looming over the finish line on Pratt Street is whether...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Although every game or event held at M&T Bank Stadium is special for Roy Sommerhof, there's something about the first home game of the regular NFL season for the Baltimore Ravens that has his pulse racing faster than usual.
Despite the fact that...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:15 AM
I have to comment on Orioles fan Eric Strawderman's assertion that there is nothing wrong with razzing fans who wear the other team's regalia ("After assault, an outcry for peace, prevention," June 8).
Such actions are not always easily interpreted...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Some Baltimore legislators, determined to win state approval of the city's ambitious plan to launch a $2.4 billion, 10-year overhaul of the state's aging school facilities, are actively considering bringing in the Maryland Stadium Authority to provide...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Some Baltimore legislators, determined to win state approval for the city's ambitious plan to launch a $2.4 billion, 10-year overhaul of its aging school facilities, are considering bringing in the Maryland Stadium Authority to provide construction...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:43 PM
A proposal making the rounds in Annapolis to enlist the Maryland Stadium Authority in overseeing a massive overhaul of Baltimore's aging school buildings is clearly an attempt to bring the issue to the front burner in this year's General Assembly session....
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Unlike last year, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young watched Sunday's home Ravens playoff game in apparent harmony.
The Sun photographed Rawlings-Blake and Young proudly displaying their team spirit in...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Ravens and Redskins will host playoff games Sunday, about 30 miles and 31/2 hours apart.
Hosting two of the NFL's four playoff games in Maryland offers something of an economic double shot for the state. The games bring an increase in local taxes,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Watch out, Baltimore Ravens fans. High demand for tickets for Sunday's playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts will likely bring out scammers, the Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland warned today.
"Fans in a frenzy for last-minute tickets...
| Dec 12, 2012
The Colonial Athletic Association is bringing its postseason men’s basketball tournament to Baltimore, two league sources told The Baltimore Sun.
According to one of the sources, the tournament will be held at 1st Mariner Arena beginning in 2013-...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:43 PM
Current operator SMG is the winning bidder for a new five-year contract to run 1st Mariner Arena and oversee its potential renaming, according to a memo from the city's top purchasing agent.
SMG's proposal awaits approval by the Baltimore Board of...