| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Some youngsters attend summer camp to swim or play sports, but Mona King and Marilyn Smith spent Wednesday morning getting acquainted with horses.
The two 13-year-olds, both rising eighth-graders at Elkridge Landing Middle School, groomed and cleaned...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Two Towson University students were robbed at gunpoint in their off-campus apartment late Sunday night, Baltimore County Police said.
According to Cpl. Cathy Batton, a police spokeswoman, the two students were sitting in their shared apartment in the...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:11 PM
A federal judge ruled Monday that Maryland hasn't done enough to help the state's four historically black colleges and universities overcome segregation-era policies that required separate programs for white and black students.
In the ruling, U.S....
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Presidents of the state's historically black colleges and universities said Tuesday that a federal court ruling ordering remedies for persistent segregative policies in Maryland higher education could result in new opportunities and resources for their...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:32 PM
James Patterson, a well-known, best-selling author of mysteries, has decided to underwrite eight $6,000 scholarships a year to Towson University students who are planning to become teachers.
The scholarship recipients will be chosen this month. Students...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Towson University's championship cheerleading squad has been suspended from competition for the academic year over an alleged hazing incident, school officials confirmed Thursday.
The school declined to provide details, instead issuing a statement...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Towson University cheerleading team is scheduled for an appeals hearing Friday after being accused of hazing and suspended from competing.
The national championship-winning team's hearing will be in front of the school's student appeals committee,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Towson University cheerleaders disciplined for hazing told administrators Friday they would not make a second appeal after receiving a softened penalty, settling the matter, university officials said.
University officials added that they would not...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Towson University's championship cheerleading team will be allowed to practice but not perform after an appeals committee decided to significantly reduce the sanctions over an alleged hazing incident, school officials said Tuesday.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The only time Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil has stepped foot inside M&T Bank Stadium was before his senior year at Towson High School. A former running back who once emulated San Diego Chargers star LaDainian Tomlinson, Cudjoe-Virgil was then a linebacker who...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:32 AM
A right-hand turn lane from Schucks Road onto Route 22 (East Churchville Road) will be built to improve traffic at the intersection near Harford Community College to accommodate traffic that will be generated once Towson University building opens on...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Harry H. Boublitz, a retired Enoch Pratt librarian and bibliophile who filled his Medfield Heights home with books, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at Manor Care Ruxton. He was 83.
The son of a plumber and a homemaker, Harry Hamilton Boublitz was...