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United States Naval Academy

United States Naval Academy
The United States Naval Academy is located along the Severn River in Annapolis. Students commit to become officers in the United States Navy. The site forms a significant part of Maryland's prominent role in the federal workplace.
The United States Naval Academy is located along the Severn River in Annapolis. Students commit to become officers in the United States Navy. The site forms a significant part of Maryland's prominent role in the federal workplace. « Show less

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  • James J. O'Donnell, state transportation secretary

    James J. O'Donnell, state transportation secretary
    James Joseph O'Donnell, a former Maryland transportation secretary and World War II lieutenant commander, died of respiratory failure Tuesday at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. The former Cedarcroft resident was 95. "Jim got things done in a quiet way....
  • Midshipman dies after skateboarding accident

    Midshipman dies after skateboarding accident
    A U.S. Naval Academy midshipman died Saturday after slipping into a coma following a skateboarding injury, the third midshipman to expire due to injury in two months. Hans Loewen, 20, of Hampstead, N.C., was camping at Assateague State Park with other...
  • Blame all the lawyers [Commentary]

    Blame all the lawyers [Commentary]
    Two high profile military sexual assault cases ended with big losses for the prosecution last month. At Fort Bragg in North Carolina, Army Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Sinclair pleaded guilty to reduced charges and received a light sentence of a written reprimand...
  • Navy football returns to practice field after mourning McKamey

    Navy football returns to practice field after mourning McKamey
    With heavy hearts and a new slogan to help remember their fallen teammate, the Navy football team returned to practice Tuesday in Annapolis. It came 10 days after freshman slotback Will McKamey collapsed from a brain injury on a nearby field and was...
  • Sheriff's Office says alcohol a factor in Navy midshipman skateboarding death

    Sheriff's Office says alcohol a factor in Navy midshipman skateboarding death
    The Worcester County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that alcohol was a factor in a recent skateboarding accident that resulted in the death of a 20-year-old Naval Academy midshipman, but officials said they did not know if the victim himself had been...
  • McFadden headlines '14 Women's Hall of Fame class

    McFadden headlines '14 Women's Hall of Fame class
    On Feb. 1, the Howard County Women's Athletics Hall of Fame will induct five new members. Since being established in 1997, the Hall of Fame has honored 68 men and women who have made extraordinary contributions to Howard County women's athletics. This...
  • Two Mount de Sales teams compete at SeaPerch regionals

    Two Mount de Sales teams compete at SeaPerch regionals
    Two groups of students in Ms. Claire Sargo's STEM exploration class at Mount de Sales Academy traveled to Annapolis on Saturday to compete in the Maryland Regional SeaPerch Challenge. The challenge was held at Rickover Hall at the United States Naval...
  • At Naval Academy, Clinton calls on leaders to balance technology, privacy

    At Naval Academy, Clinton calls on leaders to balance technology, privacy
    Former President Bill Clinton told Naval Academy midshipmen Tuesday that National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden was an "imperfect messenger," but posed important questions about security, technology and freedom in America. Clinton said Snowden'...
  • Richard C. McShane Jr., contractor

    Richard C. McShane Jr., contractor
    Richard C. McShane, a retired mechanical engineer, died Tuesday of pneumonia and complications from Parkinson's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The former Pinehurst resident was 83. Born in Sparrows Point, he was the son of Colegate...
  • For third time in two months, Naval Academy says goodbye to a shipmate

    For third time in two months, Naval Academy says goodbye to a shipmate
    More than 1,000 mourners gathered Wednesday at the U.S. Naval Academy chapel to say goodbye to Midshipman Hans P. Loewen, remembered as an adventurous, vibrant, funny man whose company mates summed him up in a phrase: "Live like a warrior." Loewen, 20,...
  • Reservoir's Massaquoi cements girls basketball legacy with dominant year

    Reservoir's Massaquoi cements girls basketball legacy with dominant year
    When Zelor Massaquoi first set foot on the court as a freshman looking to cut her teeth with the Reservoir varsity squad, coaches weren't sure what to expect. Her body type and 5-foot-7 frame didn't exactly fit the traditional basketball mold for any...
  • End of organic farming raises concern in Gambrills

    End of organic farming raises concern in Gambrills
    The sprawling farm along Annapolis Road in Gambrills stands as an oasis of rural life in the midst of suburbia. Cows graze beyond the white fence as commuters pass by; farm trucks carry organic produce to local farmers markets. Maryland Sunrise Farm...