| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:38 PM
Michael Phelps and other Olympic athletes from Maryland will be honored at a celebration Monday afternoon at the Inner Harbor, after which the swimmer will be named an honorary captain of the Ravens at the team's season opener.
Gov. Martin O'Malley,...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 4:54 PM
Arriving aboard the Pride of Baltimore II and hailed by a cannon blast from the Constellation, Michael Phelps and Maryland's other Olympic athletes were celebrated in true local style Monday afternoon by elected officials and an Inner Harbor crowd.
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2012
The United States lost a crucial match to New Zealand, 3-2, Saturday at Riverbank Arena, eliminating the Americans from the medal chase with one game remaining in pool play.
Katie O'Donnell (Maryland) and Claire Laubach scored for the United States,...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 8:47 PM
— The U.S. women's basketball team destroyed China, 114-66, on Saturday afternoon at Olympic Park Basketball Arena, closing pool play unbeaten in five games and setting team records while doing so.
In winning its 38th straight Olympic game, the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Selene Yeager is known as "The Fit Chick" in her role as columnist for Bicycling magazine. The Emmaus resident has dabbled in all kinds of fitness activity, but a cause that is near and dear to her is fast approaching.
The 30th anniversary ride of the...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Jack Simes is known as an avid cycling fan and promoter. The Breinigsville resident is the original co-director of what is now the Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown, and one of the co-founders of the pro championship cycling road race every...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Perkasie's Matt Baranoski continues to shine both on and off the bike.
An electrical engineering major at Penn State University, the versatile Baranoski added to his collection of Stars & Stripes jerseys last week by winning a pair of national...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Local men's cyclists dominated the recent double-phased USA Cycling Track Nationals so thoroughly that three of them took home all the gold medals and Stars & Stripes jerseys awarded.
And all three race on the track for the Pure Energy Cycling ProAirHFA...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:10 PM
One of the more popular criterium races in the region is the annual Iron Hill Twilight Criterium, which will take place over an eight-block area in downtown West Chester Saturday evening.
Last year, the event added an amateur competition, and this...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Call it a kick-butt time at nationals for local cyclists.
Two-time U.S. Olympian Bobby Lea of Topton captured three more national titles last week in Carson, Calif., at the USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships.
Lea was one of seven area...