| Aug 12, 2012
| 7:22 PM
It must be true: All good things indeed must come to an end — a fireworks-strafing, confetti-showering and rock-god-reviving end if you're talking about the Summer Olympics that concluded Sunday.
"We lit the flame, and we lit up the world," said...
| Aug 13, 2012
International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge finally acknowledged Sunday that Usain Bolt is the greatest sprinter in history.
Even after the Jamaican's unprecedented gold-medal sweep of the 100 meters, 200 meters and 400-meter relay in back-...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 10:32 AM
While watching and reading about the women's shooting events at the Summer Olympics, I learned how they train and compete isn't very different than how our juniors team trains and competes.
For example, Kim Rhode shot 99/100 discs in Women's Skeet,...
| Aug 17, 2012
Registration for fall classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College is under way at the county's seven senior activity centers. Classes begin the week of Oct. 1. To register and for schedule information, go to the center you wish to...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 12:19 PM
What you need to understand about Augusta National Golf Course's decision to admit women for the first time is this: It was never about golf.
For those who supported the 80-year-old home of the Masters, it was about the right of a private club to...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Baltimore’s seventh annual Summer Restaurant Week has been announced for July 27 through Aug. 5. During the 10-day event, participating restaurants will offer three-course fixed-price dinner menus for either $20.12 or $30.12 (but not both)....
| Jul 2, 2012
| 12:06 PM
St. Mark School is gearing up to show its Lions' pride in the Catonsville Fourth of July parade.
More than 75 Home and School Association volunteers have been busy planning, building, painting and putting on the final touches for the school's War of...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Under Armour solidified its push to market to women and change the company’s often masculine image Thursday by announcing a deal to become the official gear provider for USA Gymnastics for the next eight years.
The partnership marks the first...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Call 2012 the year that TV got social -- real social.
And if you want the moment of moments, it came in the first debate between President Barack Obama and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, when someone created the #SaveBigBird hashtag on Twitter...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 8:09 AM
CNN announced Thursday morning that Jeff Zucker is its new president worldwide.
Here's the release on the former NBC executive:
For release: Nov. 29, 2012
Jeff Zucker Named President of CNN Worldwide
Jeff Zucker will join CNN Worldwide as...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Ask Dan Kratt what inspired his daughter, fifth-grader Susannah, to sign up for archery classes this fall, and he’ll respond with three words.
The Hunger Games.
When Susannah showed up for the first day of the introductory course offered by...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:17 AM
When I sit down to try to write about tragedies, my mind usually goes to the first chapter of Kurt Vonnegut's "Slaughterhouse-Five," in which the author, unnecessarily excusing himself for not having anything erudite to say about the horrors of World...