| May 5, 2013
| 2:49 PM
LOUISVILLE, KY. — This year, Doug O’Neill and his assistants sat in the office at a barn in the far corner of the Churchill Downs backside. Few reporters dropped by, and O’Neill was not asked repeatedly to relive the running of the...
| May 5, 2013
| 5:48 PM
May 6, 1998: "It's like going in and telling your wife that you're not coming back," Carl Runk says after announcing his retirement as Towson men's lacrosse coach to the team. Runk, 62, led the Tigers for 31 years, winning the 1974 Division II national...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:40 AM
The 2013 Preakness Celebration Hot Air Balloon Festival will be back in town as the region prepares for the 138th Annual Preakness Stakes.
The balloon festival will be at Turf Valley in Ellicott City Thursday, May 16 to Saturday, May 18. Held for more...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The recent article ("Beyond the Preakness," April 9) outlining the current reality of the Pimlico race track and its future highlights the need for broader and bolder thinking in order to advance a sustainable solution to make horse racing in Baltimore...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 10:39 AM
As a child living in Belgium, Joaness Christie loved waffles — the way they tasted, smelled, everything. When her family moved to the United States when she was in the fourth grade, Christie discovered a problem: the waffles weren't right
| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:21 PM
After rewriting the Olympic record books for swimming, Michael Phelps and his longtime coach might have the Kentucky Derby in their sights with a 3-year-old colt named Cerro who won a race Saturday at Gulfstream Park for Team Valor International....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:04 PM
When Heat Press last ran in Maryland, he finished third in a three-horse race.
Yet his owner — the same man who managed to turn the idea of quick-drying fabric into an athletic apparel empire that brought in nearly $2 billion in revenue last...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:46 PM
His family feared the worst after Marcus "Anton" Lesane went missing two weeks ago, and on Wednesday those concerns were confirmed when his body was found stashed behind a vacant home in Northwest Baltimore.
Police confirmed that a body found Tuesday...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 7:19 PM
This spring's season at Pimlico includes attractions designed to renew long-fading interest in thoroughbred horse racing: live music, a wine festival, beer and bourbon tastings, tutorials on betting and special contests.
Get them to come once, the...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 11:52 AM
The Maryland Wineries Association will host the third annual Decanter: A Celebration of Maryland Wine and Racing on April 20 and 21 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, as part of Preakness 2013 celebrations.
“We love this event,” said Kevin...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:36 PM
The world of sport is one of upsets, results that defy logic: N.C. State beating Houston for the NCAA basketball title in 1983 or Villanova over Georgetown two years later, Larry Owings over Dan Gable in college wrestling in 1970, the 1980 Miracle on Ice,...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:10 PM
DJ and producer Afrojack will open the main stage music lineup at this year's Preakness InfieldFest on May 18, the Maryland Jockey Club announced Friday. Two country singers, Rodney Atkins and Rachel Farley, will round out the Black-Eyed Susan concert...