| May 20, 2014
| 9:11 AM
It's hard to believe that we are into the final week of the high school spring sports season. Weather pending, and it's looking pretty good at this point, all sports will be done Saturday.
Leading to this end, it's been a pretty exciting week....
| May 19, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Howard County put on a commanding display at the 2A South, 3A East and 4A North regional meets over the weekend. In repeat fashion from the county championship, the Howard girls and Wilde Lake boys took home team titles once again.
In 4A competition,...
| Apr 19, 2014
Significant demographic obstacles stand in the path of the state's achieving its goal of ensuring that 55 percent of its population has a two-year post-secondary degree or higher by 2025.
The baby boom "echo" — a primarily white phenomenon that...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:08 AM
Darren Thompson and Kevin Hennessey, both of Bel Air, cracked the top-10 of the HAT Run 50K Saturday, crossing the finish line at the Steppingstone Museum in a tie for ninth place.
The two completed the 31-mile trail course side by side in 4 hours, 30...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Charles W. Stills Jr., a Baltimore financial consultant who also was a church office manager, died Thursday in his sleep of unknown causes at his East Baltimore home. He was 80.
The son of Charles W. Stills Sr., a steelworker and watchmaker, and Clara...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:59 PM
NORFOLK, Va. — Coppin State lost track of the hottest player in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament Friday night, and that's a big reason why it's headed home.
Morgan State guard Justin Black eclipsed his career high for the second...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Walter G. Amprey, the Baltimore schools superintendent from 1991 to 1997 who was remembered as an innovative educator, died of a pulmonary embolism Tuesday at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Finksburg resident was 69.
"He always put the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Kate Hoppe of Bel Air and James Anderson of Annapolis led 640 runners and walkers – many of them wearing rabbit ears -- through Havre de Grace Saturday in the second annual Bunny Run 5K.
Hoppe won a close women's race, finishing at Tydings Park...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:38 AM
Towson star running back Terrance West is scheduled to participate in the Ravens' local prospects day Monday at team headquarters.
West, who had an impressive Pro Day on Monday at Johnny Unitas Stadium, rushed for 2,509 yards and scored 42 touchdowns...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Morgan State University is working with a group that intends to bring Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan to speak on campus this fall, a university spokesman said Saturday.
Spokesman Clint Coleman said a local Nation of Islam chapter, the Student...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Every year on Maryland's college campuses, dozens of sexual assaults are reported to the authorities, duly logged, and reported to the public in an annual roundup.
That such statistics are publicly accessible — they can be found at http://www.ope....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The call to the county homicide detective came in the middle of the night. A man had been gunned down at a bus stop on Eastern Boulevard in Essex. Found on the scene, the victim's cellphone held a message from someone named Ashley. It read simply, "You...