| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Oops. Totally misread Kiplinger's chart. (Kudos to the University of Maryland, College Park for pointing out the mistake, even though the correction indicates the school slipped slightly in the ratings. Last year, the school ranked No. 5) Here's the...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:18 PM
Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson said Friday that he has faith in the direction and leadership of the Terps’ football program and that he was encouraged by the team’s performance in the final game of a difficult, injury-ravaged 4-8...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Jurors heard the words of George Huguely V for the first time during his murder trial Friday morning, when prosecutors played a harrowing video of his police interrogation, recorded hours after his former University of Virginia girlfriend, Yeardley Love,...
| Feb 8, 2012
Zach Brown won state titles in wrestling and outdoor track and in football rushed for more than 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior at Wilde Lake High School. He was named the offensive football Player of the Year for Howard County in 2007.
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:27 PM
Setting aside almost 60 years of athletic tradition in a quest for greater financial stability, the University of Maryland will join the Big Ten Conference, school and league officials announced Monday after a weekend of whirlwind negotiations.
| Nov 20, 2012
| 10:01 AM
Let the news sink in: The University of Maryland is headed for the Big Ten Conference in 2014.
Even 72 hours after it became public knowledge that the school was negotiating to join the Big Ten and a day after it was made official, that's still pretty...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Faith Loudon plans to eat at as many local Chick-fil-A restaurants as she can manage on Wednesday — at least six. Other Marylanders, meanwhile, are vowing to donate the amount it would have cost them to get a chicken meal from the fast-food chain to...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 11:03 AM
Push might have just come to shove. Bill Ryan's Jan. 11 memo to elementary and middle school principals and assistant principals could be sending shivers down the backs of high school athletics and activities managers and more than a few high school...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 1:45 PM
It was H. L. Mencken's last party, and the invitation had been written more than 25 years earlier.
I was among the invited guests at the Enoch Pratt Free Library on Cathedral Street to witness the opening of Mencken's final papers, which his will...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 7:20 PM
The two-a-day practices were always fun because there was so much for an 8-year-old to do. There were cones to set up, tackling dummies to wrestle with, footballs to gather and water bottles to squirt. Young Chuck Pagano did it all for his father,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Calvert Hall and Hereford both have some unfinished business from last season, while Dulaney, Loyola Blakefield and Loch Raven shoot to get above .500.
The Cardinals lost a double-overtime thriller in the Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 12:45 PM
A new Maryland State Department of Education policy aimed at better acclimatizing student athletes to the heat during the early days of practice nearly brought teddy bears and trash cans to the football field this week.
While much of the model heat...