| May 1, 2013
| 3:45 PM
When his first Kentucky Derby horse, Orb, was named the favorite Wednesday, Stuart S. Janney the III was not there to raise his hands triumphantly for the cameras.
He won't be in Louisville at all in the days leading to the race. A short phone call with...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:29 PM
Stuart Janney III slipped into Churchill Downs virtually unnoticed Saturday afternoon, a few hours after landing in Lexington and driving to the track with his wife, two children and son-in-law. The northern Baltimore County resident, who had avoided...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 9:44 AM
Congratulations to the following students at Calvert Hall College High School for winning awards at the Maryland Music Educators Association district solo and ensemble festival held earlier this year.
Kevin Amos received an excellent rating and...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Brent Arrington made history Tuesday night when he became the first Lansdowne High graduate to play in the NCAA basketball tournament.
Unfortunately, he also made history with Mississippi Valley State (21-13) as they unraveled and lost to Western...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 6:56 AM
Four standout prep players with local ties earned trips to the 68-team NCAA basketball tournament, but none of them were fortunate enough to make it to the second week of the tournament.
Brent Arrington, of Mississippi Valley State, made history in the...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 5:33 PM
With a slew of formidable goalies, area teams are looking for ways to make big stops count in their quest for success. Bryn Mawr, Notre Dame Prep, Roland Park Country School, St. Paul's School for Girls and Maryvale Prep have good chances to hold rivals...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Big news out of Landover, a suburb of Washington D.C., this morning:
2tor Inc. raised $26 million in a fourth major round of investment, and plans to use the money to expand its reach into the higher-education online degree market. The Landover-based...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 9:05 PM
Imagine growing up in the Kraisser household in Ellicott City. You have four brothers who all wrestle, even 6-year-old Calvin, and two sisters. Your father, Cliff, was a state champion wrestler at nearby Centennial High School in 1983. Your mother, Kerri,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Taylor Robinette has always had an a 21st century entrepreneurial spirit, so when his mother, Elizabeth, saw that her son had "Liked" the FireBigBird.com Facebook page, she knew he would have an appreciation for the folks behind it.
"She texted me one...
| May 2, 2012
It's an exciting time to be a football fan in Howard County. In 2009, Mt. Hebron grad Aaron Maybin, who played college football at Penn State, was a first-round pick (11th overall) of the Buffalo Bills and is now making a name for himself with the New...
| May 7, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Mary-Marguerite Kohn, the popular co-rector of St. Peter's Episcopal Church who was an outspoken advocate for social justice, died Saturday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center of gunshot wounds she suffered Thursday in a double shooting at her Ellicott City...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 1:44 PM
The sport of bocce was played during the Roman Empire and, as of this past Saturday, is now being played in Columbia as well. Roughly 30 people showed up at the bocce courts off Cedar Lane to open the new league here over the weekend.
Just a month or...