| Jan 12, 2013
When Vincent Lancisi was 6 years old, his father sat the boy on his lap for a serious conversation.
"Don't ever go into the music business, Vinny," Ben Lancisi told his youngest son. "You'll never make any money in the entertainment industry. And it's...
| May 10, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Will Alex Len’s injury impact his draft status?
Don Markus: Len, who will be out four to six months after...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 5:35 AM
Jarrett Ross was sold on Maryland before any other prospect in his class, becoming the Terps’ first 2013 commitment one year ago. In the 12 months that have passed, nothing has changed Ross’ thinking.
“I know this team is going to...
| May 4, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Johns Hopkins announced Saturday a $4.5 billion fundraising goal — among the largest in the country — to help the university and health system address some of the world's most challenging issues, including water scarcity, education quality and...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 5:21 PM
COLLEGE PARK - The Maryland football team is tentatively scheduled to open the 2012 season at home on Sept. 1 against William & Mary, followed by games at Temple, at home against Connecticut and at West Virginia on Sept. 22.
The matchups have not yet...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 4:57 AM
One of the worst seasons in Maryland football history made no difference to Mike Williams. The Terps’ 2-10 campaign last fall didn’t bother DeAndre Lane, either.
All that mattered to Williams, a lineman from Archbishop Spalding, and Lane, a...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Jonathan Thomas spent his first two years at the University of Maryland consumed by his studies in mechanical engineering. From his current vantage point, Thomas now realizes there was a void.
A former basketball star at Tuscarora High, where he was...
| Mar 11, 2012
Most of us know some basics about Social Security.
We understand retirees can start taking retirement benefits at age 62. We realize we'll get a bigger monthly check if we wait a few years more until our normal retirement age to tap benefits. And who...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 4:25 PM
Michael Fitz-Patrick was on the 61st floor of Two World Trade Center, training to be a broker. A new father at 28, he was switching careers with a goal of spending more time at home.
Daniel McNeal, 29, was also in the south tower that sunny Tuesday...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Maryland said Tuesday that it will name the Comcast Center basketball court for Gary Williams, who retired as men's coach in May after 22 seasons and a school-record 461 wins.
Williams will be honored during a Dec. 9 Comcast Center ceremony. He will join...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 8:02 PM
A phone call from Tom Brattan wasn’t entirely unexpected. After all, Tad Shields expected his star defensive back, Jacquille Veii, to impress the Maryland assistant during the Terps’ summer football camp last week.
But what Brattan told...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 5:58 AM
Devon Hall was one of Maryland's prime point guard targets in the 2014 class -- before the weekend.
On Sunday, the 6-foot-4 prospect from Cape Henry Collegiate School in Virginia Beach announced his intention to reclassify to 2013 and commit to Virginia....