| Jun 27, 2010
| 8:40 PM
Ah, the sounds of summer. The splash of the swimming pool. The crack of the baseball bat. The sizzle of grilling burgers. And, of course, the alluring melody of the snoball truck coming down the street.
Rachael Nock remembers that tune's effect on her as...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 9:28 PM
Gilman, defensive end, junior
• 6-foot, 210-pound player was quick off ball, found ways to get to quarterback
• Had 16 sacks, 23 tackles for loss, five forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries
• Opponents tried to...
| Dec 9, 2010
Darius Jennings, Gilman, quarterback, senior
If you watched Jennings score the final rushing touchdown of his Gilman career, you saw exactly what makes him The Baltimore Sun's Offensive Player of the Year.
After taking the snap in the Wildcat...
| Sep 1, 2010
Poly, running back, senior
A slick runner in the Engineers' option offense, Ali-El (5 feet 9, 189 pounds) missed last season's finale with a shoulder injury — a huge loss after he ran for more than 1,200 yards and also had 400 yards...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 8:07 PM
When Darius Jennings took the field for Gilman's football opener a week ago, he wasn't thinking about being one of the nation's top recruits or about settling on a college program. He tuned that out to focus on the game -- and it showed right away.
| Aug 10, 2011
A cat dragging its tail through the dog days of summer will have a new place in Catonsville to get a medical check-up after Aug. 15.
That's the day the Frederick Road Veterinary Hospital at 816 Frederick Road makes its debut to the community.
| Jun 29, 2011
"She used to tie her hair up in ribbons and bows, sign her letters with X's and O's," sang Sgt. 1st Class Erica Russo as she smiled and swayed in front of a small group of backup vocalists.
As her strong alto voice belted out the familiar notes of Trisha...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 7:46 PM
A year ago, there was talk of an undefeated season and a possible BCS invitation, a Heisman Trophy campaign for senior quarterback Ricky Dobbs and a seemingly assured eighth straight Commander-in-Chief's Trophy.
It all unraveled quickly for the Navy...
| Aug 30, 2011
You'll have no trouble finding food at the Maryland State Fair. Some of it is still walking around on hooves, granted. But once you're on the Midway, you'd have trouble swinging a test-your-strength mallet without hitting a stand selling corn dogs,...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 3:00 AM
University System of Maryland Chancellor William E. "Brit" Kirwan, who is in the midst of gathering input on the question of whether the University of Maryland-College Park and the University of Maryland-Baltimore should be merged, says it would be a...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 1:05 PM
Roselyn Elizabeth Hammond, a retired Morgan State University biology professor who often entertained at the piano, died of cancer Sept. 3 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Ashburton resident was 72.
Born Roselyn Elizabeth Brown in Grambling, La., she was...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 6:40 PM
The Ravens' pass rush will receive a long-anticipated boost this training camp.
Sergio Kindle, who missed all of last season with a severe head injury, will not start training camp on the physically-unable-to-perform list, a source said.