| May 2, 2012
| 2:30 PM
Nick James Nopulos, former co-owner of Catonsville's venerable Double T Diner, died Saturday of complications from chronic lymphoma and leukemia at Howard County General Hospital. He was 91.
The son of a barber and a homemaker who were Greek immigrants,...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Eugene H. "Gene" Shaffer Sr., a World War II veteran, Boy Scout leader and retired crane operator, died Friday of leukemia at his home in Millsboro, Del.
The longtime Ellicott City resident was 85.
Born in Baltimore in a neighborhood near Edmondson...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Thomas Joseph Lopresti, a longtime Towson barber and volunteer at Our Daily Bread, died April 12 of leukemia at Mercy Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 72.
He was raised in East Baltimore, the son of Italian immigrants Carmello and Innocenta...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:19 PM
Earl Williams, a catcher who played for the Orioles in 1973 and 1974, died earlier this week at his home in Somerset, N.J., according to multiple reports.
Williams, who was the 1971 National League Rookie of the Year while with the Atlanta Braves, was...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Jessie Hicks named one of 13 ACC Legends
Former Maryland player Jessie Hicks has been selected as the Terps' Atlantic Coast Conference Legend honoree. She will be recognized at the ACC tournament in Greensboro, N.C., March 7-10....
| Feb 3, 2013
| 8:49 PM
UPDATE (1 a.m.) at end of post with review of NFL Network's excellent post-game show and comment on Flacco profanity after game.
It was a fabulous day and night for TV football, with the Ravens winning the Super Bowl, 34-31. But little thanks for that...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 2:11 PM
Frederick A. "Fritz" Glos, a retired machinist and World War II veteran who volunteered onboard the Liberty ship John W. Brown, died Friday of complications from leukemia at a stepdaughter's Perry Hall home. He was 89.
Frederick Adam "Fritz" Glos was...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:25 AM
What’s better than IHOP pancakes? Free IHOP pancakes.
The restaurant chain’s National Pancake Day will be back Feb. 5, when diners will be served complimentary buttermilk pancakes from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Customers also will be encouraged to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:05 AM
I recently received a notice that the Dayton Post Office is being evaluated for reduced window service hours, and even possible closure.
Dayton residents should have received a survey to express their preference and share comments. A public meeting at...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Mary E. Weaver, a former nursery school educator who later managed a Baltimore senior living apartment building, died Feb. 22 of complications from leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice.
The longtime Jacksonville-area resident was 82.
The daughter of...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 11:34 AM
OK, so I finished up 2-2 in my predictions of last week's NFL playoff games ad to much delight for most of you, the Baltimore Ravens win in Denver was one of my two losses.
The Green Bay Packers were my other defeat, failing to show up in San Francisco...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:48 PM
Arians can help Cutler
Los Angeles Times
Bruce Arians is the best choice for the Bears.
This is a team that has the franchise's best quarterback in the modern era in Jay Cutler, an elite receiver in Brandon Marshall, a running back who'...