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  • CAA to move men's basketball tournament to Baltimore, sources say

    CAA to move men's basketball tournament to Baltimore, sources say
    The Colonial Athletic Association is bringing its postseason men’s basketball tournament to Baltimore, two league sources told The Baltimore Sun. According to one of the sources, the tournament will be held at 1st Mariner Arena beginning in 2013-...
  • Design panel rejects Baltimore casino, but likes light rail entrances

    Design panel rejects Baltimore casino, but likes light rail entrances
    Baltimore's architectural review board had little to say about renderings of the proposed Harrah's Casino on Russell Street. However, the hulking parking garage sitting behind it — looming above the water, facing drivers on Interstates 95 and 395...
  • Ethics board scores a near miss

    Ethics board scores a near miss
    The Baltimore ethics board came close to showing some real backbone this week in seeking higher standards for the mayor's use of free tickets she gets to the city's sports stadiums and 1st Mariner Arena. The board is demanding better record keeping and...
  • Strayer's roots run deep in Baltimore

    Strayer's roots run deep in Baltimore
    This month, 900 Strayer University students walked across the stage at 1st Mariner Arena during a regional commencement ceremony in which they were awarded bachelor's degrees from an institution whose Baltimore roots date to the late 19th century....
  • SMG again wins bid to operate 1st Mariner Arena

    SMG again wins bid to operate 1st Mariner Arena
    Current operator SMG is the winning bidder for a new five-year contract to run 1st Mariner Arena and oversee its potential renaming, according to a memo from the city's top purchasing agent. SMG's proposal awaits approval by the Baltimore Board of...
  • Sports Business Lunch: On MASN, Maryland's horses and the fiscal cliff

    Sports Business Lunch: On MASN, Maryland's horses and the fiscal cliff
    Every now and then we'll offer a lunch-time gathering of news and links related to sports business: Let's start first with what is easily the most important sports business story you'll read this year. Patrick Hruby -- a rare writer equally adept at...
  • 1st Mariner kitten becomes new 'Soft Side' star

    1st Mariner kitten becomes new 'Soft Side' star
    In a twist of fate, a scrappy street feline has become not only the 1st Mariner Arena mascot but the star of the latest "Show Your Soft Side" campaign ad. First Mariner general manager Frank Remesch was almost ready to leave work this fall when one of...
  • Turning dirt racing into a career

    Turning dirt racing into a career
    Kyle Lear was a freshman soccer player trying out for the JV team at Arundel High when he had to make a choice between continuing in the sport or devoting his weekends to another of his longtime passions: racing cars. Soccer lost out. "They asked me...
  • First Mariner Bancorp decides not to bid for arena naming rights

    First Mariner Bancorp decides not to bid for arena naming rights
    For a decade, 1st Mariner's name adorned the Baltimore arena, but now the bank's parent company says it does not plan to bid for naming rights that expired last year. The bank's parent company has talked about the price for naming rights with Legends...
  • Scrabble at the Bain Center

    Activity Pals For single seniors. Get together with others to attend events, shop, go sightseeing, dine out and more. 301-596-6385. The Bain Center 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. 410-313-7213. •Acting Up! Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. A theater...
  • Big second quarter propels Blast to 17-9 win over Chicago Soul

    A few early punches was all the Blast needed Friday night to take out the short-handed Chicago Soul. A dominating second quarter was plenty as the Blast won for the second straight time against the Soul, this time a 17-9 win in front of an announced...
  • Blast overcome slow start, cruise past Syracuse for 10-4 win

    The Blast were playing their second game in just 24 hours Saturday night against Syracuse, and some heavy legs may have led to a sluggish start. After being held scoreless in the opening quarter, the Blast was able to rebound and pulled away from the...