| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:25 AM
Education costs us.
Poor education costs us much more.
The United States lags most industrial nations in the quality of our primary and secondary education.
True, Maryland ranks highest in the 50 states in quality of education by some measures (as...
| Feb 27, 2011
A memorial service for Hall of Fame football player Ollie Matson will be held at 11 a.m. March 12 at the First Baptist Church of Los Angeles, 760 S. Westmoreland Ave.
Matson, who played for the Los Angeles Rams from 1959 to 1962 and also won a silver and...
| Feb 20, 2011
Ollie Matson, a remarkably versatile football player who had the misfortune during a 14-year career in the National Football League to play on mostly bad teams, among them some of the worst Los Angeles Rams clubs in history — and made it to the Hall...
| Aug 18, 2009
Burl Toler, the first African American game official in NFL history, has died. He was 81.
Toler died Sunday at a hospital in Castro Valley, Calif., according to the University of San Francisco. He was a star lineman and linebacker on the Dons' 1951...