| Jul 25, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Schedule: Group A: vs. France, July 29; vs. Tunisia, July 31; vs. Nigeria, Aug. 2; vs. Lithuania, Aug. 4; vs. Argentina, Aug. 6
Olympic experience: This is Anthony's third Olympics appearance. He was...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 11:43 AM
Scott Parsons, of Bethesda, failed to advance from the qualifying run of the single kayak event Sunday at the Lee Valley Whitewater Centre.
Parsons, a three-time Olympian, placed 16th with a score of 94.16, which left him 1.59 seconds shy of advancing...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 10:20 AM
A new plan calls for increasing public access to the Chesapeake Bay by adding more than 300 new spots along the shore where people can fish, swim, put a boat in the water or just enjoy the view.
The draft "watershed public access plan" released late last...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Darnestown native Caroline Queen didn’t advance beyond the qualifying round in whitewater slalom racing earlier today, knocking out the only American in the field of 21 women kayakers.
The 20-year old Queen finished 18.30 seconds off the top mark...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 12:38 PM
The exploits of swimmers Michael Phelps and Allison Schmitt, both who have ties to Baltimore, have been well documented throughout the 2012 London Olympics. Phelps has won two gold and two silver medals so far, and Schmitt has won two golds, a silver, and...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Hot enough for you?
Though it's cooled off some, it's safe to assume there will be nasty days ahead. And even if though temperatures may be about the same in the city and the 'burbs, it always feels hotter in the city. The only real way to cool off is to...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 5:28 AM
The temperature in Joppa was hovering around 90 degrees, with the heat index climbing into the upper 90s, but that did not stop Brian Miller, of Bel Air, from enjoying a kayak ride down the Gunpowder River from Route 40 to Mariner Point Park.
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:39 AM
We love to share good news with our readers about the many outstanding young adults in our community, and this time we have several to boast about.
Six area students were honored at the annual Youth Appreciation Night held by the Optimist Club of...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Proving once again that it's always better to be late than not at all, the state has finally completed a new "nature area" at Masonville Cove, the second act in a $153 million restoration of a longtime dumping ground on the southern side of Baltimore's...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Theodore K. "TK" Sanderson Jr., a retired Maryland Port Administration operations specialist who was also an avid outdoorsman, died Oct. 24 from complications of Alzheimer's disease at his White Marsh home overlooking the Bird River. He was 77.
| May 27, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Summer is nearly here, and during those hot-weather months, kids across the Mid-Atlantic will explore their local rivers or the Chesapeake Bay for the first time. They'll find lush riparian zones, herons stalking shallow-water prey, crayfish hiding in...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 8:03 AM
At 5 p.m. on a warm April evening, the sun sparkles off the water at the Daniels Area of Patapsco State Park. Bright green, blue, orange and red kayaks are scattered across the small sandy beach.
People mill around, some in shorts, some in wetsuits,...