| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Christmas is a time for giving. It's also about peace and goodwill toward your neighbor and your community.
This is the story of Darrel Cooper, who won't be with us this Christmas for the first time since 1917, in body anyway. He died at age 95 this...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Michael Phelps has nothing left to prove in a swimming pool. His place in Olympic history is assured, and anything he might accomplish during the 2016 games in Rio de Janeiro — if he should decide to try and add to his record medal count —...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:30 AM
After former Orioles outfielder Paul Blair’s baseball career was over, he often could be found on the golf course at Turf Valley Country Club in Ellicott City.
Blair, who will be memorialized today, made a name for himself as one of the best...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 11:53 AM
The private Key School in Annapolis announced Wednesday that it finalized the purchase of Annapolis Golf Club – a deal that was unsuccessfully challenged by golf course neighbors.
The school, located in the Hillsmere community, plans to use the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:33 AM
After a line of thunderstorms, skies cleared May 10 for 71 golfers to enjoy a round of golf at Ruggles Golf Course on Aberdeen Proving Ground. Players received an embroidered AMC golf towel and goodie bag before taking to the links for a...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Since the first awards were given in 1986, the Al Cesky Scholarship Fund Inc. has honored some of the finest graduating high school scholar-athletes from secondary schools in Harford County. This scholarship fund was established by former...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:40 AM
It didn't take long for the high school sports season to get off and rolling on a very strong note.
I know, some of you are wondering what I'm talking about, since high school sports are still eight days or so away from getting started. Well, tell the...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 5:49 AM
Howard County golf has officially arrived.
Last fall, just eight years removed from shedding the club label and becoming an official varsity sport, county golf teams and individuals combined to win an unprecedented three state championships.
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:56 AM
The Columbia woman charged by Howard County police with assault and animal cruelty for allegedly swinging a golf club at a dog walker in Harper's Choice has filed charges against the victim, who pepper sprayed her during the incident, according to court...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:27 AM
James H. Chambers founded the H. Chambers Co. in 1889 as a painting and wallpaper firm working in Baltimore's religious institutions and the homes of the city's upper crust.
Over the next century, the business grew into one of the country's elite...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 7:13 PM
— A prominent developer has met with Maryland President Wallace D. Loh to gauge interest in a proposal costing more than $100million to add a large, mixed-use development on land now occupied by the school's golf course and to provide a direct...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:17 AM
I wrote a story for today’s paper on a proposal for a large development on what is now part of the University of Maryland’s golf course. The proposal is just a “concept,” the principals say.
As now constituted, it would include a...