| Sep 23, 2013
| 11:29 AM
WASHINGTON COLLEGE: Washington College in Chestertown has announced its dean's list for the spring 2013 semester. Dean's List students are recognized for their academic excellence and have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher for the semester....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Maryland's job base is finally back to the size it was half a decade ago — before the deep recession gouged a big chunk out of it.
It's a psychologically important milepost in the long slog toward recovery, one reached as the nation is still...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Ravens coach John Harbaugh has to modify his philosophy.
There is a time to be aggressive and a time not to be aggressive, and Sunday was one of those days when Harbaugh should have been more conservative. That approach almost cost him a game last week,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Ravens weak-side linebacker Jameel McClain has gained medical clearance to return from his spinal cord contusion after undergoing another magnetic resonance imaging exam and is now expected to resume his playing career this season, according to multiple...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:40 AM
Carroll County High School juniors are currently not allowed to participate on a junior varsity team, but that could change as soon as winter sports teams begin practice this year.
Carroll County Public Schools Superintendent Steve Guthrie informed...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Three years ago, I declared that the Grand Prix of Baltimore would be a game changer for our city. Now that the race has ended for the foreseeable future, many have asked if I regret that statement. The answer is no.
My goal in supporting the Grand Prix...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 4:38 PM
When the Ravens and Broncos kick off the regular season Thursday night, count on seeing defenders gasping for thin mountain air as the two quarterbacks race their offenses to the line of scrimmage to run play after play.
Peyton Manning has long been a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Marriotts Ridge's soccer program has been here before.
Hit hard by graduation, surrounded by question marks on the defensive end of the field and faced with the pressure of being the defending state champs, this year's squad needs to look back only...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:31 PM
It was McCay Vernon, a former Baltimore-area psychology professor, who put to rest a myth that caused incalculable damage to deaf people over the centuries.
Dr. Vernon, who was known as "Mac," proved that intelligence is distributed as equitably among...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Ken Ulman, county executive and lieutenant gubernatorial candidate, is looking to the present and the future a lot these days. But as a new school year approaches, the Columbia-born and raised Ulman was more than happy to talk about the two teachers who...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Marley Elementary School teacher Kelly Closs is about two weeks from stepping head-first into role reversal.
The first-year teacher concedes that while growing up in New Jersey, she didn't like elementary school. Her teachers, she said, never grabbed...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The 2012-2013 school year at Westowne Elementary may have ended on a sour note, after a series of parent-led walkouts in June protesting the school's lack of air conditioning.
But Westowne's new principal, Shandra Patrick, is gearing up for a fresh...