| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:02 PM
J. George Kropp, an educator whose career at Calvert Hall College High School teaching social studies and history spanned more than 50 years, died Sunday of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma at the University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.
The longtime Loch...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 4:12 PM
A recent appointee to the Baltimore City school board resigned Thursday, according to the mayor's office, which said it had discovered inconsistencies in his resume.
Anthony A. Hamilton said he held a master's degree from the Johns Hopkins University...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Madge R. Cannon, a retired Social Security Administration worker and longtime member of Fulton Baptist Church, died Oct. 22 of heart failure at Envoy of Pikesville nursing home. She was 86.
The daughter of Willie Rice, a factory worker, and Clara...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Three days before Christmas, Paul Blair felt the pain. It was as if he’d hit the fence, chest first, while chasing a fly ball.
Rushed to Howard County General Hospital, Blair, the former Orioles’ outfielder, learned he had suffered a heart...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:48 PM
A two-week break couldn't slow Alyssa Thomas and No. 8 Maryland.
Thomas had 18 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists for her second triple double in three games and fourth of her career as the Terps beat Wofford, 110-53, on Saturday in the Terrapin Classic...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:54 AM
A fuel truck caught fire near the campus of Coppin State University Thursday morning, a city fire spokesman said.
No injuries have been reported at the fire in the 2500 West North Avenue, said fire department spokesman Ian Brennan. He said the call came...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 9:42 PM
Senior Alyssa Thomas scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed her 1,000th rebound as No. 8 Maryland routed the visiting College of Charleston, 103-51, on Sunday in the Terrapin Classic championship game in College Park.
With 10 rebounds, Thomas became...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Christmas holiday break came at a good time for Langston Burnett, a sophomore on the men's basketball team at Division I Wagner on Staten Island in New York.
A graduate of St. Vincent Pallotti High in Laurel, Burnett has had various ailments this...
| Jan 1, 2014
Reggie McAdams' 16 points led three Akron players in double figures, and the host Zips ended a three-game losing streak with a comfortable 77-66 victory over Coppin State on Tuesday night.
McAdams scored 11 consecutive points as part of a 14-1 run by...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Fang Mitchell could knock over a water cooler, kick some chairs over, and throw a fit over the five-game losing streak saddling the Coppin State men’s basketball team. But that is not his style.
In fact, Mitchell, who has been coaching the...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Weeks before he unexpectedly collapsed and died at a Pikesville bowling alley on Dec. 26, former Orioles great Paul Blair spent Thanksgiving with his mother in Southern California.
During that time, Blair, according to his niece Anjanette Preston,...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 8:58 AM
State officials and attorneys representing Maryland's historically black colleges and universities will head to mediation to resolve the remnants of a legal battle spurred by the institutions' complaint that the state hasn't done enough to help them...