| Jan 28, 2013
He was a mighty presence when the Baltimore Ravens won Super Bowl XXXV, a warrior who busted a wedge to make the first tackle that day and went on to make four more. If current coach John Harbaugh is to be believed, even then he was the toughest man in...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Men's college lacrosse
Smith, McRoy help Delaware win opener
Senior attackman Eric Smith (Boys' Latin), junior midfielder Connor McRoy (Archbishop Spalding), senior midfielder Nick Diachenko and sophomore attackman Brian Kormondy scored two goals...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Ravens senior advisor to player development O.J. Brigance will serve as an honorary game captain for Sunday's AFC championship game against the New England Patriots.
Brigance will be on the field for the coin toss prior to kickoff at Gillette Stadium....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Joe Flacco didn't exactly channel his inner Joe Namath, but the Ravens quarterback definitely likes his team’s chances in Sunday’s AFC championship game against the New England Patriots.
“I think we feel like we are a great team and...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Anne Arundel County eighth-grader Victoria Marinzel is not one for the spotlight. After Gov. Martin O'Malley surprised her at a school assembly Monday with a Compassionate Marylander Award and a Governor's Citation, he asked the Central Middle School...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 1:10 PM
Dr. Edwin H. T. Besson, a retired pediatrician who was the former chairman of the St. Agnes Hospital pediatric department, died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, Dec. 4 at his Ellicott City home. He was 85.
In a memoir, he...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Forty years after Frank Gehry completed a series of buildings in the fledgling "new town" of Columbia, the current master developer wants him to come back and design more.
The Dallas-based Howard Hughes Corp., which in 2010 took over as lead developer of...
| May 17, 2012
| 11:43 AM
It was a far different inspirational speech than the one O.J. Briganceand his Ravens teammates heard before their triumph in Super Bowl XXXV, but the NFL champion had an uplifting message to deliver at the year's final meeting of Calvert Hall's Fellowship...
| May 28, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Pat P. Fraher retired a decade ago, but she has never stopped working.
Fraher, 64, visits a nursing home weekly, knits blankets for needy newborns, serves as president of the Friends of Towson Library, whose annual book sale she just organized, and is...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:24 PM
He's 80 now, and slightly bent, as if preparing to set in a three-point stance. Three hip replacements, plus a new knee, will do that to a man.
Not that Ordell Braase is complaining.
"Physically, I'm in pretty good shape," said Braase, longtime...
| May 31, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Dudley Clendinen relished nothing more than telling a great story — even the story of his impending death.
A journalist and author who wrote for The New York Times and had once served as an editor for The Baltimore Sun, Mr. Clendinen died Wednesday...
| Jan 28, 2012
Charles L. Wright Jr., a retired paper-goods salesman who headed the Rosedale Recreation Council swimming program, died Monday of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, at his Rosedale home.
He was 74.
He was born in Baltimore and...