| Jan 23, 2013
| 4:54 PM
People who know I grew up in New England have the wrong idea — they think I'm a Red Sox fan, a Patriots fan and one of those "hardy" people who walked a mile to school in the snow. Not true.
I gave up the Sox within minutes after sitting in...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Like so many centenarians before her, Angie DiPaola was given a big party for her 100th birthday. With the milestone passed, she assumed her big party days were over.
But when the owners of Epic Pizza in Timonium heard that one of their regular customers...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 4:05 PM
April 20, 2002: The Ravens select Miami safety Ed Reed with their No. 1 pick (24th overall) in the NFL draft. It's the first time the club has failed to get a college player ranked among its top 15 choices.
April 20, 1985: The Skipjacks, Baltimore's...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 12:30 PM
June 7, 2001: At the White House, President George W. Bush greets the NFL champion Ravens, who present him with an autographed football and a personalized jersey. "It was cool, man," defensive tackle Tony Siragusa says. "[But] I was depressed that they...
| Jun 6, 2013
Joseph S. Eubanks, a noted bass-baritone and Morgan State University music professor who performed with the first American company of "Porgy and Bess," which toured the world in the 1950s, died May 16 of renal failure at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson....
| May 29, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman made history on Wednesday night, becoming the first National League player to hit three or more homers at Camden Yards.
Zimmerman is just the fourth opposing player to hit three or more homers at Camden Yards. Last...
| May 30, 2013
| 10:57 AM
The final two games of a home-and-home series with the Washington Nationals this week mark Davey Johnson’s final trip to Baltimore.
And before the Orioles faced off with the Nationals in the first game of the series Wednesday, Johnson -- who has...
| May 26, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Joseph R. Carlozo, a former Calvert Hall College High School football coach whose team had a legendary closing-seconds victory at Memorial Stadium on Thanksgiving Day in 1969, died of stroke complications May 20 at Forest Hill Health and Rehabilitation...
| May 24, 2013
| 4:58 PM
President Barack Obama told Naval Academy graduates Friday that declining faith in government and other institutions makes it more important than ever that they retain their moral center as they embark on military careers.
As a cold rain fell on the 1,...
| May 24, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Jeff Barker and Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
What is the central issue in the legal skirmishes between Maryland and the Atlantic Coast Conference...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:58 PM
For all of those hoping that the interleague competition between the Orioles and the Washington Nationals would turn into an honest-to-goodness regional rivalry, there is good news to report as both teams prepare for the four-game home-and-home series...
| May 17, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Baltimore Sun reporters Don Markus and Jeff Barker and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Given the 2014 schedule announced Thursday by the Big Ten, how tough will Maryland’s road back...