| Dec 22, 2013
| 5:56 AM
A Penn State student from Anne Arundel County died Friday after jumping from a State College, Pa., parking garage, authorities said.
Andrew M. Magargle, 22, of Pasadena was found dead Friday morning outside the Fraser Street parking garage, State...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Johns Hopkins has released its schedule for the 2014 season. Here is a breakdown of the slate that awaits the Blue Jays, who went 9-5 last year and failed to qualify for their 42nd straight NCAA tournament.
10: The 10-goal benchmark was critical for...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Defensive Player of the Year
McDonogh, linebacker, junior
Cook's quickness and physical presence made it just about impossible for teams to run up the middle against the No. 1 Eagles.
He created the bottleneck that forced opponents into...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 4:09 PM
After Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant melted down in 2011, Nathan Sanfilippo joined a team at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission charged with evaluating what went wrong and determining how to prevent a similar disaster in the United States.
| Nov 21, 2013
The NCAA early signing period for the National Letter of Intent program began Nov. 13 for lacrosse and some other sports. Below is list of some area student-athletes from Towson-area schools who plan to sign NLIs.
If you know of other signings, email...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:33 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and producer-editor Jonas Shaffer weigh in on three topics from the past week in Maryland sports.
What's your take on having not only James Franklin -- but now perhaps Ralph Friedgen -- in the Big Ten...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 3:15 AM
After 21 years of service growing and overseeing the viability of the town, Chris Schlehr is set to throw in his hat as administrator for Bel Air.
Current and former town commissioners, elected officials, close friends and colleagues gathered during a...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 6:17 PM
The following Laurel area residents graduated from Salisbury University: Brent Greer, Bachelor of Arts in political science; and Lauren Westermeyer, Bachelor of Arts in psychology.
Dylan Haversack, of Laurel, earned Faculty Honors for fall 2013 at the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Gilman All-Metro defensive end Melvin Keihn has whittled a list of more than 50 scholarship offers to three finalists: Maryland, Virginia and Virginia Tech.
Keihn, who originally planned to announce his oral commitment at the Under Armour All-America...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Phillip Perry of Crownsville led McDaniel College over Lycoming, 62-57, in the championship of the Louis Fleming Basinger Memorial Tournament in men's basketball action Tuesday in Williamsport, Pa.
Perry, a graduate of Annapolis Area Christian, led...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Over 200 years ago, political theorist and philosopher Edmund Burke memorably remarked: "The only thing necessary for evil to flourish is for good men to do nothing." This truism comes to mind when assessing the reaction of the University of Maryland,...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:06 AM
When Oklahoma offered Charles Tapper a football scholarship in 2011, the City star had played just one season of organized football.
On Thursday night, Tapper helped his Sooner teammates beat No. 3 Alabama, 45-31, in the Sugar Bowl. The sophomore made...