| Apr 7, 2012
| 11:21 AM
The Alzheimer's Association's annual Memory Ball has drawn nine highly competitive dance couples, four well-known judges, including Maryland's first lady, and nearly 700 guests. But the star of the evening will likely be the ball honoree, Sylvia Mackey, a...
| May 8, 2012
| 11:47 AM
We may never know exactly why Junior Seau died, of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound to the chest, at his home in San Diego on May 2. Suicide is commonly the result of depression, and perhaps Mr. Seau had a mood disorder that had nothing to do...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 1:16 PM
The Annapolis Symphony Orchestra's season-opening concerts will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 28-29 at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St. in Annapolis. The orchestra will be accompanied by British pianist Michael Roll for...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 7:21 AM
Maryland senior Matt Furstenburg has been named to the preseason watch list for the John Mackey Award, given to college football’s best tight end.
Furstenburg, a consensus preseason first-team All-ACC selection, started all 12 games for the Terps...
| Sep 21, 2012
Sunday, Sept. 23
Run to help crime victims The 15th annual run to benefit a fund to assist crime victims in Anne Arundel County will take place in the morning. The event, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office and Anne Arundel Bar...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Percy Nicholson, a retired co-owner of two West Baltimore cleaning establishments where he cared for the clothing of African-American performers who played the fabled Royal Theatre, died Monday of heart failure at Manor Care Falls Road.
| Feb 9, 2013
| 10:09 AM
When the Ravens rolled to their second Super Bowl victory, fending off the San Francisco 49ers in the final seconds of the game, the storylines that defined an improbable season all found happy endings.
Ray Lewis carried the Lombardi Trophy into the...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:31 PM
It was, Willie Richardson said, the perfect send-off.
Against Pittsburgh in 1971, the Colts' veteran caught two touchdown passes within two minutes to break open a 34-21 victory at Memorial Stadium.
They would be the final TDs in a nine-year career...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Johns Hopkins football piles up Centennial honors
Johns Hopkins nearly pulled off a clean sweep of the Centennial Conference's major football awards, landing the league's Offensive Player, Defensive Player and Coach of the Year honors. Senior...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 11:37 AM
Oct. 4, 2004: "It feels good," Priest Holmes declares after rushing for 125 yards and two touchdowns in the visiting Kansas City Chiefs' 27-24 upset of the Ravens, defending AFC North champions, in a "Monday Night Football" game. Holmes, a former Raven,...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:55 PM
The "By The Numbers" box in Friday's Sports section about former Colt John Mackey incorrectly stated his number of career receptions. He caught 331 passes in his career.
The Baltimore Sun regrets the error.
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:58 PM
John Mackey changed the game of football on and off the field. The former Baltimore Colt brought grace to a position that had been known for its brutality, and he made the first real headway in the NFL players' fight to earn a more equal share of the pie....