| Dec 5, 2011
| 2:54 AM
Long-time WBAL talk-show host Ron Smith said Sunday night that being awarded the Baltimore Ravens game ball after the team's win over the Cleveland Browns was a "tonic."
Smith, who is in home hospice after ending chemotherapy for Stage Four pancreatic...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 12:56 PM
Seeing a chance to stop one of the most deadly kinds of cancer before it forms, doctors at Johns Hopkins and at other hospitals around the nation are focusing on the common pancreatic cyst.
Up to 20 percent of pancreatic cancer begins as one of these...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 7:53 PM
Since giving up 17 points in a season-opening loss to Gonzaga, the No. 4 McDonogh football team has clamped down on defense allowed just 14 points in its last three games.
No. 9 Archbishop Spalding managed only seven against the Eagles on Friday night,...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 6:30 AM
While not exactly an afterthought, Gilman's 42-8 romp over Archbishop Spalding Saturday afternoon in rainy Roland Park was certainly put in perspective by the battle being waged off the gridiron by Cavaliers coach Mike Whittles.
The veteran coach is...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:28 PM
Dr. John Howard "Jack" Yardley, former director of pathology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, who had also been associate dean for academic affairs, died Dec. 7 of a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The longtime Roland...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:24 AM
Longtime WBAL talk-show host Ron Smith announced Monday on-air that he has pancreatic cancer.
The 69-year-old Smith, who has been at the radio station since 1984, said he plans to stay on at WBAL as he seeks treatment.
Smith told listeners Monday at the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:44 PM
The announcement summoning the Archbishop Spalding football team to the school chapel early on a February morning last winter baffled the Cavaliers. What could be so important in the off-season?
Wide receiver Richard Gablemen and some of his teammates...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:08 PM
Prep football playoffs begin for both public and private schools on Friday, as area teams attempt to capture Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association or Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association titles.
Top-seeded Gilman opens the...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:30 PM
The first weekend of the high school football postseason features 25 games involving Baltimore-area teams in state regional semifinals and MIAA semifinals. (For the full schedule, click here.)
Following is a look at the top five games to watch this...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 6:30 PM
Gentlemen, strap on your helmets.
That's the advice Calvert Hall senior running back/linebacker CJ Williams gave to his Cardinal teammates and Gilman opponents alike for their showdown in the inaugural Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association A...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:17 PM
Ron Smith went on WBAL radio Thursday, just as he has for the past 27 years. But the conservative talk-show host, who was recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, opened his show telling listeners — with characteristic bluntness — that he...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Joseph Eugene Hamilton Sr., who coached baseball teams at the Community College of Baltimore and Essex Community College, died Nov. 17 of pancreatic cancer at Harbor Hospital.
The lifelong Locust Point resident was 77.
Born in Baltimore, Mr. Hamilton,...