| May 17, 2014
| 1:51 PM
The Johns Hopkins University has suspended for a year the fraternity involved with a rape accusation for unrelated concerns and has ordered the members to leave their off-campus fraternity house.
The suspension was announced to the university community...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Towson University's top-ranked cheerleading team encouraged its new members to drink alcohol before they put on blindfolds, pulled adult diapers over their shorts and performed a dance described as a hazing ritual last summer, newly released documents...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Shelly Brezicki helped the young Mavericks emerge from an emotional 2013 season to become a state championship team.
In just their fifth season as a varsity program — all under Brezicki's leadership — the Mavericks earned their first...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:14 AM
The members of Aberdeen High School's graduating Class of 2014 were lauded by their principal Thursday for bringing what he called "national attention to this institution."
"To the 106th graduating class of Aberdeen High School, I'm really proud of you...
| May 25, 2014
| 3:22 PM
A proposal for Morgan State University to offer joint academic programs with Towson University is drawing objections from some Morgan officials who believe such a setup would benefit Towson far more than the Baltimore institution.
The plan, which is in...
| May 27, 2014
| 2:16 PM
It's dismaying that the Morgan State University board appears to have summarily dismissed a proposed collaboration with Towson University on new joint degree programs for students of landscape architecture, city and regional planning and construction...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:00 PM
So Morgan State University should trust the folks who have been duplicating its programs ("If not now, when?" May 27)?
Is Morgan the only school that is looking out for its own interests?
As Ronald Reagan famously said: "Trust, but verify." It seems...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:46 AM
Longshots, exotics, exacta boxes? For first-time bettors lining up before the teller at the Preakness, horse racing and handicapping terminology can be overwhelming. In a gambling game that is more than probability, learning the ins and outs of horse...
| May 18, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Charlotte J. "Jean" Vieta, a former laboratory assistant who later earned a law degree, died May 5 of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, at her Monkton home. She was 66.
The daughter of William Purdum, an...
| May 21, 2014
| 2:25 PM
On April 24, after months of practicing, preparing and fundraising, 283 music students and 32 chaperons from Marriotts Ridge High School finally boarded their buses and convoyed to Virginia Beach for this year's spring music trip. The following day, the...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Arrive early and bring your walking shoes if you plan to attend the NCAA women's lacrosse semifinal between Syracuse and Virginia on Friday at 5 p.m. at Towson University's Johnny Unitas Stadium.
Because of Towson University's commencement ceremonies,...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:42 PM
At first, Megan Douty ignored the call from the strange number lighting up her cellphone during class in College Park a few weeks ago. When the number showed up again, she had left class, so she answered.
The news stopped her in her tracks.