| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:11 PM
A midshipman who crashed his SUV into a creek and drowned in February had been drinking at an Annapolis bar earlier that night, a Naval Academy investigation found.
Midshipman Max Allen, a senior from Chesterfield, Va., had ordered a burger and...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:42 PM
Anne Arundel County Police participated Tuesday in the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, running from Glen Burnie to Annapolis, a distance of about 15 miles.
The run helps raise money and awareness for the athletes taking part in...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:45 AM
Annapolis is preparing for Independence Day festivities for next week that will include a parade and a free fireworks show.
The parade steps off at 6:30 p.m., beginning at Amos Garrett Boulevard and traveling down West Street and Main Street to City...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Every summer about this time, I spend a couple of days touring private gardens. And I get paid to do it. I am one of the judges of The Sun's annual Garden Contest, and it might be the best part of my job.
We receive between 30 and 60 entries each year,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Netdao Yutakon of Nashville, Tenn., was still shaking her head, getting used to the lightness two days after her waist-length hair was chopped off to meet Naval Academy regulations in time for her freshman year.
"It was like losing a best friend,"...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Capt. Lewis B. Melson, a career naval officer who had worked extensively during the 1960s with the Navy's pioneering Sealab program that allowed divers to work at the bottom of the ocean, died Sunday of respiratory failure at his daughter's West Towson...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:54 PM
President Barack Obama has nominated the head of the Naval War College to serve as the next superintendent of the Naval Academy, the Pentagon announced Friday.
Rear Adm. Walter E. "Ted" Carter Jr., a 1981 graduate of the academy and a record-setting...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Navy will host the inaugural Veterans Classic at the Naval Academy men's basketball event on Friday, Nov. 14. The Midshipmen will welcome 2014 NCAA tournament teams Michigan State, Tennessee and Virginia Commonwealth to Alumni Hall in what they anticipate...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:15 AM
We noted an important connection between two separate articles that appeared in the June 4 issue of The Sun. In the article regarding hazing among Towson University cheerleaders ("Towson U. hazing details released"), we read that according to...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 11:15 AM
John Travisano's rise to high school lacrosse stardom was different from many of his future Division I counterparts.
Described by coaches and teammates as modest, yet bearing a quiet confidence that transcended his age, the future member of the Notre...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:08 PM
The Senate Appropriations Committee approved legislation Thursday to reduce a backlog in veterans' claims and build a $120 million cybersecurity training facility at the Naval Academy.
The measures are part of a $72 billion bill that funds Veterans...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:16 AM
A serious two-vehicle collision in Jessup Friday has left one of the drivers in critical condition, Anne Arundel County Police said.
All westbound traffic lanes on MD Route 175 near Clark Road have closed as a result of the crash, according to the...