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  • Morgan State freshman football player Marquese Meadow dies

    Morgan State freshman football player Marquese Meadow dies
    Marquese Meadow, an 18-year-old freshman at Morgan State University and defensive lineman on the Bears football team, died early Sunday morning at Johns Hopkins Hospital two weeks after becoming disoriented at practice, school officials said. Meadow,...
  • Another busy pool season starts this weekend [Maryland City]

    Memorial Day quickly appears this weekend. All of the snow and ice of the winter has now become a distant memory and "fun in the sun" soon empties the cold and dreary memories.  Congratulations to all of this year's graduates. Two hold a special place...
  • Courtney Upshaw's challenges in childhood have made him grateful for his opportunities

    Courtney Upshaw's challenges in childhood have made him grateful for his opportunities
    Courtney Upshaw once lived in a house with no electricity or running water. He slept some nights on a worn couch that barely contained his growing frame. He arrived at the University of Alabama with little more than the clothes he was wearing. April 26,...
  • Peabody grad stars in 'Beauty and the Beast' at Hippodrome

    Peabody grad stars in 'Beauty and the Beast' at Hippodrome
    When William A. Martin arrived at the Peabody Institute to work on a master's degree in 2001, he was of two minds, thinking about a performance career and a teaching one. You could say he was also of two voices. "He was a 'bari-tenor' when he started...
  • Dr. Edward L. "Mac" McDill, Hopkins professor

    Dr. Edward L. "Mac" McDill, Hopkins professor
    Edward L. "Mac" McDill, former chairman of the Johns Hopkins University's sociology department who was also the founding director of the Hopkins Center for Social Organization of Schools, died April 25 of prostate cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in...
  • Baltimore-born terrorism expert explores 'The Myth of Martyrdom'

    Baltimore-born terrorism expert explores 'The Myth of Martyrdom'
    Adam Lankford thinks there's an oft-repeated misconception about suicide attackers that isn't merely wrong. It's potentially deadly. Lankford is the Baltimore-born terrorism expert who has just published a book titled "The Myth of Martyrdom: What Really...
  • Dr. Solbert Permutt, physiologist

    Dr. Solbert Permutt, physiologist
    Dr. Solbert "Sol" Permutt, a retired physiologist and teacher who helped expand the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's division of pulmonary and critical care medicine, died of esophageal cancer May 23 at Roland Park Place. The longtime Mount...
  • Stoneleigh teen, 17, has a decade of crime fighting under her belt

    Stoneleigh teen, 17, has a decade of crime fighting under her belt
    In her capacity as youth ambassador and spokesperson for the Towson Area Citizens on Patrol, Amy Williams drew on her own experience in connecting with younger children. "I really got to become a role model for a lot of the younger kids, and teach them...
  • Gilman quarterback ready to carry offense

    Gilman quarterback ready to carry offense
    Now that two of Gilman's top offensive weapons are playing in college, quarterback Shane Cockerille will be the focal point of rival defensive game plans, and the senior from Stoneleigh is up for the challenge. After all, he spent the offseason attending...
  • Roland Park grad promotes responsible spring break fun

    Roland Park grad promotes responsible spring break fun
    Savannah Bass, 21, who grew up in Ruxton and graduated from Roland Park Country School in 2008, is working to curb binge drinking on college campuses and along the beach during spring break. As one of 13 University of Alabama students in charge of...
  • Q&A with Jarret Johnson

    Q&A with Jarret Johnson
    Each Wednesday we'll bring you a Q&A with a Ravens player to help you learn a little more about the team. Today's guest in this series is linebacker Jarret Johnson, who recorded six tackles (four solo), 11⁄2 sacks, a forced fumble and a fumble...
  • Southern Lehigh grad Del Priore a finalist for NFF National Scholar-Athlete Award

    Southern Lehigh grad Del Priore a finalist for NFF National Scholar-Athlete Award
    Southern Lehigh graduate Jake Del Priore has been selected as one of 36 finalists for the 2014 National Football Foundation High School National Scholar-Athlete Awards. Del Priore, who holds most of the Spartans receiving records, was named the NFF...