| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:16 AM
Fourth of July at the West Arundel Swim Club became a tradition of family fun for many families over the past 47 years, and Monday was no exception.
The beautiful day found more than 400 members and guests enjoying the pool, and many games and activities...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Say those two words to McDonogh's recently graduated tennis standout Alex Sidney and his eyes light up and a smile quickly takes over the rest of his face.
The two words answer many questions.
Why do you train almost every summer day...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:41 AM
With pool play wrapped up Wednesday and a day off Thursday for all teams, the schedule for Championship Weekend at the 2011 Cal Ripken World Series is set.
Eight teams, four foreign and four from the United States, will begin their respective drives...
| Aug 19, 2011
Four National Division teams at the Cal Ripken World Series went into the last day of pool play with matching 2-1 records, knowing that a victory would earn them a spot in the tournament's elimination rounds, and a loss would mean a ticket home, and...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 12:09 PM
The Cal Ripken World Series semifinals are set for both the International and United States after pool play in all three series divisions was concluded on Wednesday at the Ripken Baseball Academy.
Japan (5-0) claimed the top spot in the International...
| Aug 21, 2011
The annual Howard County Fair has now been over for a couple weeks — the rides broken down and moved to some other fair, the animals taken back to their own barns and pens cleaned out, indoor entries picked up and the many ribbons earned on...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 9:17 PM
- In one of the all-time classic pitching performances seen at the Cal Ripken World Series, the Dominican Republic's Leudy Santana struck out 14 batters en route to no-hitter in a 1-0 victory over Mexico in Friday's International semifinal match-up at Cal...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 3:39 PM
Rita Allan is a biology teacher in the Howard County school system and was a biologist for 20 years before that, so when she learned that the Colombian boy who would be visiting her family likes science and nature, she took special note of their shared...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:25 PM
When Wild Willy's Rock House & Sports Saloon opened in Annapolis last year, it promised to be the wildest party in town.
In the promo pictures, waitresses wore microscopic tops and jean shorts, holding on to pool cues and flashing come-hither looks....
| Oct 27, 2011
| 3:53 PM
The Ottobar in Charles Village is well-known for its live music.
Jimmy Eat World, Ted Leo and the Pharmacists and Baltimore's Lower Dens have all played there; electronic musician Dan Deacon, psychedelic band Celebration and duo Wye Oak have announced...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:16 PM
It's hard to know which would have been the more long-shot prediction at the beginning of the football season: that it would snow in October or that Maryland would be dismantled at home by a 1-6 Boston College team looking for its first conference...
| Jul 13, 2012
100 Years Ago
Dusty dating scene
In the county social notices:
"Mr. David Oland and brother of Brookeville spent several days in Frederick last week.
Mrs. Perry Ensey and Miss Mary Stewart of Unity, were the guests of friends in Baltimore this week....