| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Admission offices in Baltimore's private, independent and parochial schools are hives of activity in January as hundreds of decision letters are being prepared to be mailed to families. For those schools offering single-sex education, this year's...
| Aug 11, 2011
After a busy month of running hurdles in national events, McDonogh rising senior Autumne Franklin is spending her time away from track with a sharp focus on her future.
The Owings Mills resident is participating in a five-week engineering internship with...
| Jul 22, 2007
The "sale" tag caught his eye. A rib-eye steak at that low price? Jonathan Ogden scooped up the package and angled for the supermarket checkout line.
The clerks saw him coming: with his tousled hair and frumpy clothes, Ogden looked less like a...
| Dec 13, 2009
In the days leading up to the 110th playing of the Army-Navy game, the Midshipmen listened quietly as their counterparts from West Point talked about the improvements they had made, the new confidence they possessed and the extra motivation they had...
| Jun 10, 2009
Researchers at Johns Hopkins and the Kennedy Krieger Institute are joining in what is being called one of the largest studies to examine early causes of autism.
Medical experts have been trying for years to unravel why children develop autism. Is it...
| Aug 14, 2008
The home of the North Baltimore Aquatic Club doesn't look like much.
Cars overflow the parking lot and spill onto the grass in the summer. Chubby-legged children and haggard parents splash haphazardly around the outdoor pool, which could belong to any...
| Oct 2, 2008
Milt Davis knew how to read people - on and off the football field.
As an All-Pro defensive back for the Baltimore Colts, he outfoxed receivers, twice led the NFL in interceptions and helped the club win two world championships. As a pro scout, Davis...
| Apr 16, 2008
Recruiting Tavon Austin: This is the first in a series of occasional articles in which Dunbar football standout Tavon Austin takes readers through the recruiting process in his own words, as told to Sun reporter Stefen Lovelace. Austin, a junior running...
| Jun 13, 2008
An overflow crowd of teammates, coaches and reporters jammed into the Ravens' auditorium yesterday to bid farewell to Jonathan Ogden.
But the storied All-Pro offensive tackle wasn't ready to say goodbye completely.
In a touching and lighthearted half-...
| Jul 6, 2009
Silver Oak Academy, a reform school for juvenile delinquents, will open this month in rural Carroll County with nine boys, slowly expanding to four dozen - just a fraction of the size it could be.
The sprawling facility, with a 20,000-square-foot...
| Dec 14, 2007
Former Sen. George J. Mitchell called it the closing of a chapter.
Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said that with the past now better explained, the game is ready for a more honest future.
Many praised the honesty and recommendations in Mitchell's...
| Jan 19, 2008
John Harbaugh was hired by the Ravens yesterday in a bold move that gives the longtime assistant coach his first head-coaching opportunity.
The Ravens will introduce the 45-year-old Philadelphia Eagles secondary coach, who comes from a football family,...