| Apr 13, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The search for the next superintendent of Anne Arundel County's public schools has been an exercise filled with numbers.
It's been nine months since Kevin Maxwell left the job for a similar post in Prince George's County, and one month since interim...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:55 PM
What: Baltimore vs. Washington, D.C. Challenge
When: Saturday, 7 p.m.
Where: Lake Clifton
City: Timmy Bond, Sr., G; Omari George, Sr., G; Kamau Stokes, Sr., G
Coolidge: Sam Briggs, Sr., G; Kory Cooley, Sr., G; Doug Farley, Sr., F...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Elizabeth T. Clark, who was deputy head of Baltimore City's Department of Legislative Reference for more than two decades, died Jan. 18 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at St. Agnes Hospital.
The 50-year Catonsville resident was 89.
| Feb 2, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Columbia resident Darryl Hill, the first African-American man to play collegiate football in the Atlantic Coast Conference, received a standing ovation Tuesday when he was honored by the Maryland General Assembly.
House Speaker Michael E. Busch...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Fred Rasmussen's "Back Story" articles always shine through to readers of The Sun. "When Woodrow Wilson lived here" (Jan. 31) had a special brightness — this story of a brilliant scholar whose interest in the academics of government evolved from...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 11:00 AM
After reading Richard Cross' informative article, "Extending a handshake" (March 12), I remembered "the forgotten handshake" of 1916 described by historian Thomas A. Bailey ("The American Pageant").
According to Professor Bailey, Republican presidential...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Commander in chief, leader of the free world, POTUS (President of the United States) — these are common monikers for the U.S. president.
Yet after taking Patrick Heline's class on presidential malfeasance, one might come up with a few other...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:35 PM
All Gary Williams ever dreamed of being was a high school basketball coach. After graduating from Maryland in 1968, Williams thought his dream had come true when he became the junior varsity and, later, varsity coach at Woodrow Wilson High in Camden, N.J....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 12:44 PM
In his recently published "1913: The Year Before The Storm," German journalist Florian Illies compiles a fascinating and exhaustively researched month-by-month compendium of the events, personalities, culture, politics, technology and fashions that shaped...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
(Originally published December 26, 1943)
For an hour yesterday, over a radio network that extended through Maryland and into Pennsylvania and Virginia, a special Sunpapers’ Christmas broadcast brought to their folk and friends back home the voices...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:08 AM
Now that MGM Resorts International won the state license to build a casino in Prince George's County, officials say they have no doubt it will become a world-class destination — and a revenue-generating powerhouse for the state.
"I believe this...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Poly boys basketball coach Sam Brand constantly preaches the importance of unselfish play. That's why guards John Crosby and Brandon Lindsey made Brand a happy man Friday night.
Crosby finished with 22 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds while Lindsey...