| Jul 5, 2013
| 10:44 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.
Of the Maryland players drafted in the NBA between Joe Smith in 1995 and Alex Len in 2013, whose...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:28 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — Just before Wednesday's workout began at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex, Orioles manager Buck Showalter called for 10-year-old Johnny Oates II and his younger brother Jackson to hop the fence and join the team on the field.
| Jun 21, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Richard A. Lowndes, a flight instructor and master picture framer, died June 15 of complications after heart surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.
The former Riderwood resident was 61.
The son of a Maryland National Bank executive and...
| May 30, 2013
| 8:47 AM
When Howard County General Hospital opened 40 years ago, even the emergency room workers had time on their hands.
"Some older Howard County residents didn't want to come there," said Bob Simonsen, a physician assistant who has worked in the hospital...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Margel L. Burton, a retired factory worker and former longtime Dundalk resident, died March 29 from complications of pneumonia at Carolina Point Nursing Home in Durham, N.C. She was 81.
The daughter of farmers, the former Margel Love Gray was born and...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 8:05 AM
With Alex Len's decision to leave Maryland after two years for the NBA, it's interesting to see how other former Terps fared when making similar decisions. The majority never amounted to the kind of stars they might have become had they remained in...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:30 PM
A 73-year-old Elkton man is being held without bail at the Harford County Detention Center in connection with a sexual abuse charge involving a minor.
Frank Small, of the 1200 block of West Pulaski Highway in Elkton, appeared before Harford District...
| Mar 28, 2012
Howard Community College Athletic Director Diane Schumacher tried valiantly to make the "Ethics in Sports" panel discussion March 22 an informative session and one that would result in people thinking about what role ethics plays on hot topics in our...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:53 PM
Did you happen to catch Oak Forest resident Juanita Mohler in the television commercial for Union Memorial Hospital?
The commercial features Juanita speaking about her surgery and Dr. Michael Fiocco, chief of open heart surgery, sharing information about...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Wearing high heels did not seem to slow Fumiko Campbell as the Catonsville resident moved along the polished floors of St. Agnes Hospital at a pace somewhere between a jog and a walk last week.
It's probably not what the doctors had in mind when they...
| Oct 25, 2012
This is for all those people who are seriously ill and thinking they may never do what they love again.
I was like that in 2010, recovering from back-to-back breast cancer and heart surgeries and the aftermath. I thought tennis, which is my athletic...
| Aug 30, 2012
A.J. Foyt, Indy car racing's all-time winningest driver (67) and championship record holder (7), is now 77. He's had open heart surgery, and in January went through an illness that nearly killed him. But here he is, alive, opinonated and planning to get...