| May 20, 2013
| 12:35 PM
In the days leading up to the Super Bowl, Joe Flacco was criticized for saying at a news conference that the idea of a cold-weather Super Bowl was “retarded,” something the Ravens quarterback apologized for a day later.
This past weekend,...
| May 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Letter writer Gary Bohlke suggests that Coppin State University has failed and should be closed ("Admit Coppin is a failed institution and close it," May 7). I disagree strongly.
The outreach programs at Coppin State receive high marks. As a current...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Richard E. "Dick" Hug, a prominent businessman and prolific fundraiser for Republican candidates, died Saturday. He was 78.
Mr. Hug was the finance chairman for three Maryland gubernatorial campaigns — Ellen R. Sauerbrey in 1998 and Robert L....
| Jun 6, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Baltimore County Police officers, relatives and friends created a slight traffic jam earlier today on Joppa Road while running three miles in the 27th annual Law Enforcement Relay for Special Olympics to the Public Safety Building in Towson.
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:38 PM
Deep Creek Lake
Deep Creek Dunk
Missed the Polar Bear Plunge in January? Here is your second chance to freeze for the Special Olympics. The 15th Annual Maryland State Police Deep Creek Dunk will be held Feb. 23. After dunking into the frigid water,...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Alpine skiing coach Diane Mikulis watched as the body language of her Special Olympic athletes — including Marylander Jake Reynolds — transformed one day last month from mildly interested to awe-struck.
They had just entered Herb Brooks...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice visited Howard High School in May of last year for an anti-bullying assembly and plans to return to Howard County a couple times over the next few months to continue his campaign against bullying and to help those...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 12:15 PM
Submitting sports notices
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Special Olympics Howard County will sponsor its 12th annual Inspiration Walk on Saturday,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:50 PM
Matthew Madera, of Columbia, has been awarded a scholarship by the Horizon Foundation to attend the Leadership Essentials program of Leadership Howard County.
The six-month leadership development program is designed for young professionals who are...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 1:22 AM
Changin' ain't easy, but people keep trying.
Sixty-four percent of adults between ages 18-29 said they were "somewhat likely" or "very likely" to make a New Year's resolution, according to a recent poll by the Marist Institute for Public Opinion. That...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 2:38 PM
One measly goal.
That's what separated the South River boys lacrosse team from a state championship last year as the Seahawks fell to Linganore, 7-6, in the Class 4A-3A title game.
Despite the loss, senior defenseman Jordon Kneisly will tell you it...
| Mar 30, 2012
Sunday, April 1
'Music at Marriottsville' A concert with the Christian Choir of Howard County takes place at 3 p.m. at Bon Secours Spiritual Center, 1525 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville. A free-will offering will be collected. Information: 410-442-...