| Aug 10, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Maryland opened football training camp this week. Which unit – offense or defense – stands...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Campus crime statistics reported to the federal government show there were 15 burglaries at Morgan State University in 2010. But a review of the university's daily crime log found twice as many.
When reporting campus crime to the U.S. Department of...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 12:21 PM
Ian Hannafin has been fighting to find a cure for cancer since neuroblastoma stole his best friend, Joseph Messina, more than half a decade ago. It was then that Hannafin decided to create his own fundraising event, which has raised more than $15,000, and...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Maryland senior midfielder Katie Schwarzmann is the Atlantic Coast Conference Women's Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year, the league office announced Wednesday.
A double major in management and marketing, the Century graduate won the Tewaaraton Award...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:12 PM
The path from Baltimore to the National Basketball Association is dotted with big names and busts, with perennial All-Stars like Carmelo Anthony, heartwarming reclamation projects like Gary Neal and whatever-happened-to former first-round draft picks like...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:00 AM
The differences between G.G. Smith and Jimmy Patsos are too numerous to list. Those dissimilarities, Smith says, are what made their working relationship so strong.
But now that Smith has taken over as Loyola’s men’s basketball coach, and...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:20 PM
Towson University's new arena opens to the public Wednesday night when the Harlem Globetrotters tip off the first of three games in three nights.
The traveling basketball troupe is making a special stop — it usually tours in the United States from...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Teacher preparation programs in the nation and Maryland are part of "an industry of mediocrity" that is failing to give young teachers the skills to succeed in the classroom, according to a long-awaited report by a national research advocacy group.
| Jun 17, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Fairfield will announce intentions to join the Colonial Athletic Association as an affiliate member in men's lacrosse for the 2015 season, sources said.
On June 4, Fairfield athletic director Gene Doris issued a statement saying that the Stags would...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Bill Heiser, the current principal at North County High School in Anne Arundel County, has been named to take over as principal of Catonsville High School July 8.
Heiser, a graduate of Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Prince George's County, was named...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Patricia E. Sadowski, a retired Baltimore County public schools reading specialist and music lover, died Sunday from congestive heart failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Oak Crest Village resident was 76.
"Pat worked with children who were...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Dr. Henry V. "Harry" Chase, a retired internist who served in the Navy during World War II and the Korean War, died June 9 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Somerford Place, a Frederick assisted-living facility. He was 90.
The son of Harry...