| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Even though Calvert Hall All-Metro football players Da'Quan Davis and Trevor Williams have been playing football together since they were 12, they never set out to go to Penn State together.
They started playing together at Roland Park Middle School,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
On Wednesday, Cal Ripken Jr.'s name appeared on the website of the Second Mile charity under the heading "Board of Directors: Honorary Board."
By Thursday, it didn't.
Ripken asked the Second Mile, a charity allegedly used by former Penn State football...
| Jan 24, 2012
The Morning Call
To honor Joe Paterno is not to endorse child molestation.
Poring through pages and pages of statements issued upon the former Penn State coach's death, I found many celebrating Paterno's life and...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:30 PM
By the time anyone gets around to asking another person how he or she would like to be remembered, the answer is, almost assuredly, destined to be a footnote. The query makes sense only if that man or woman’s legacy is already shrouded in nuance and...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 1:07 PM
It had come down to one seemingly makeable field goal, and on the Patriots' sideline offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien busied himself scripting plays for overtime. Reading and reacting to what a defense does is his strength, and instead of even casting...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:45 PM
There is a certain anxiety that comes with being a Maryland fan this season and watching a team that is clearly maturing but still prone to missed free throws and other lapses that turn potential blowout victories into tense affairs at the end....
| Jan 29, 2012
| 1:15 PM
New Penn State football coach Bill O’Brien knows it will be important to recruit the Maryland-D.C. corridor.
But re-establishing connections he made here as a Maryland assistant is very low on his long list of things to do. By keeping long-time...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:01 PM
Brian Gaia won't be with his Gilman football teammates when they sign their national letters of intent Wednesday morning. He'll be getting ready to take on the world.
The All-Metro lineman has been in Austin, Texas, this week preparing for Wednesday...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Two of Harford County's state legislators are trying to balance their time in the Maryland General Assembly session with campaigning for a congressional seat – against each other.
Western Harford Del. Rick Impallaria and Southern Harford Sen. Nancy...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Even in the throes of the worst scandal in the university's history, fans of the Penn State Nittany Lions are capable of rising up in defense of their school's name.
Suzanne Collins, chief of staff for state Sen. Nancy Jacobs, got a taste of the power of...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Getting funding for Harford Community College's Towson University building is one of the top priorities for Harford County's delegates and senators when they head back for the 2012 Maryland General Assembly session, which begins Wednesday.
| Jul 29, 2011
| 6:03 PM
Considering the closely tied paths Barney Ehrmann and Dan Hostetler traveled the past four years, it doesn't seem strange that the Major League Lacrosse rookies wound up teammates on the Chesapeake Bayhawks.
Ehrmann (Gilman) and Hostetler (River Hill)...