| Dec 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The murder of 20 children and seven adults in Connecticut brings 2012 to a shocking and sad end.
Perhaps a few uplifting stories will dominate the year's waning days, providing a holiday boost. And we should remember the inspiring sub-stories from...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:02 PM
Monroe C. Brown Jr., a standout basketball player at Aberdeen High School in the late 1980s and later at Penn State, died suddenly March 9 at his Havre de Grace home.
Paramedics were initially called to Mr. Brown's home in the 800 block of Conesteo...
| Mar 21, 2012
As an entertainment entrepreneur, Earl Monroe is engaged in putting together a reality television show with a woking title of "What If?" As a Hall of Famer who wears a ring he received for being one of the NBA's top-50 all-time players, Monroe asks the...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 2:30 PM
The scrutiny surrounding the Syracuse basketball team has been there for months, starting with the allegations of sexual abuse by former longtime assistant Bernie Fine and, more recently, with accusations that Hall of Fame coach Jim Boeheim used players...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:00 AM
What a difference in the crowd from Raw in Miami on April 2 to Raw in D.C. on April 9. It was essentially the difference between a rock star show and an indy act.
Yes, Miami’s crowd had many WWE diehards who made an entire WrestleMania weekend of...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:12 AM
"Rock 'n' roll will never die," sang Neil Young in 1979. Lately, though, it seems to be in a coma.
How else to describe the sad state of rock? The Billboard charts are filled with pop acts, rappers and country singers. Even sugary boy-bands have re-...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Berend Weijs was a favorite of Maryland men’s basketball coach Mark Turgeon. It’s not that the 6-foot-10 center was a top scorer. But he was affable, worked hard in practice and was a shot blocker.
Weijs had an eventful two years. He played...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:47 AM
WrestleMania 29 is shaping up to be a blockbuster event.
I know it's eight months away, and WWE has at least six pay-per-view events before it, but hear me out.
Today, we live in a big-name, part-time environment. What I mean by that is that the biggest...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Oct. 16, 1983: The Orioles win their third and most recent World Series as Scott McGregor pitches a five-hitter to beat the Phillies, 5-0, in Game 5 in Philadelphia. First baseman Eddie Murray ends a slump by hitting two home runs. Catcher Rick Dempsey, a...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 2:37 PM
As autumn turns the Manhattan air crisp and cool, Broadway is gearing up for another season. In the 2012-2013 lineup are new plays, star-driven revivals, lavish musicals and shows inspired by movies, books, TV shows and one very well-known comic strip....
| Oct 25, 2012
| 2:55 PM
He was a gritty 6-foot-3 guard from the Bronx with boundless energy and a long, sweet jumper that seemed to kiss the Civic Center's ceiling before finding its mark.
"Bullseye!" Baltimore Bullets broadcaster Jim Karvellas would exclaim as Kevin Loughery...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Sisters Diane Andrews and Mary Harper have been dancing since they were 4 years old and teaching dance since they were in high school. Now at the ages of 54 and 47, respectively, they still have the same passion for the art that they had when they were...