| Mar 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
For Dulaney High junior Morgan LaRocca, there don't appear to be enough hours in the day to balance academics, extracurricular activities and fencing.
She takes four Advanced Placement classes and is a member of her school's National Art Honor Society,...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 10:03 AM
There are about 12 fencers competing on the strips at the Baltimore Fencing Center in Columbia, but the noise that echoes through the building is an abrupt thud.
It is the right foot of Duncan Rheingans-Yoo, who is off to the side warming up. His eyes...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 9:49 AM
All eyes are on Jamal Fenwick when he walks into a fencing competition.
The lingering stares he receives when he's at elite tournaments and Junior Olympic qualifiers are nothing new, and it really doesn't bother him at this point.
As one of few...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 11:00 AM
Race organizer and promoter Jay Davidson said there were two reasons for the delay to the start of Friday's activities for the inaugural Baltimore Grand Prix -- last week's weather, and giving Baltimore residents as much access to the roads as possible...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Angela Ross of Baltimore was looking for the recipe for the chicken pot pie that used to be served at the Ambassador House restaurant on Lombard Street in Baltimore. The restaurant is no longer open and unfortunately I was unable to locate the exact...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 4:22 PM
The new chestnut is that everything's better with bacon, but obviously that's not going to work for Passover. But the old chestnut that everything's better with chocolate? That's a go.It turns out that matzah is better -- way better --......
| Aug 11, 2011
| 10:51 AM
To say that Bruce Milligan headed out to this year's National Fencing Championships in Nevada with low expectations would be an understatement.
"I really just hoped I wouldn't humiliate myself," said the 60-year-old Savage resident, who had entered only...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Jay Hancock's Sept. 25 business column ("Regulators must protect BGE from potential Exelon trouble") emphasized the importance of protecting BGE's financial strength and independence as a condition of the proposed merger between the utility's parent,...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:39 PM
A snowplow driver admitted Thursday that he didn't stop after he'd struck a pedestrian during a snowstorm in January.
The pedestrian, Richard Francis Oles, a retired Johns Hopkins University fencing coach, died of injuries he sustained after being...
| Oct 13, 2011
October is one of Mother Nature's finest moments, in theory. Cool, maybe even crisp. Occasionally, some rain. But we best remember the bright, sunny days, and the pleasant evenings, when we can enjoy both the great outdoors and the snug indoors.
| Jul 19, 2011
| 5:28 PM
Pterodactyls. Giant airplane propellers in the sky. Graceful, gliding birds. Blots on the verdant landscape.
Among residents of rural Garrett County, the 28 wind turbines now pin-wheeling atop Backbone Mountain conjure many images — some nicer than...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Michael Oles, of Hampstead, is passionate about the sport of fencing. He says that while each of the three disciplines — foil, saber and epee — has its loyal followers, all are in agreement about one thing: Fencing is a life-long passion....