| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:03 PM
It's been a little bit, but I'm back from my normal, week-after-Thanksgiving vacation, which I wind up taking every year because I never plan a proper trip, and I need to cash in my annual leave before sports editor Randy McRoberts takes his end-of-the-...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 8:40 AM
The Bel Air Bobcats won Monday's swimming tri-meet at Magnolia Middle School with combined victories over Patterson Mill and Havre de Grace.
The Bobcats topped Havre de Grace, 99-89, and Patterson Mill, 110-78.
Havre de Grace won its matchup with...
| Jan 17, 2013
The North Harford Hawks earned a pair of swimming victories at Edgewood Middle School Wednesday night, beating the Joppatowne Mariners, 136-50, and Harford Tech Cobras, 114-74.
Harford Tech won its matchup with Joppatowne, 119-67.
| Dec 3, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The human fish from Rodgers Forge was not supposed to be the star of the 2012 London Olympics. American Ryan Lochte was expected to break out of Michael Phelps' shadow, and in the run-up to the games, one of Mr. Phelps' other teammates publicly criticized...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:46 PM
For the first time in her memory, Jessica Long dreaded swimming.
With high school coming to an end, her friends cut loose -- bonfires, movie nights. It all sounded so fun and Long, a seven-time Paralympic gold medalist, had to skip out so she could hit...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:30 PM
For people who want to live past 100, the first step is taking a whole bunch more steps.
A recent survey found half of all centenarians are exercising almost every day. Most are walking, but many also are lifting weights, practicing yoga, biking or...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Patrick Husson has come a long way since walking on to the UMBC swimming team as a freshman in the fall of 2010. Now, he's one of three Retrievers hoping to compete in his country's Olympic swimming trials for a spot in the Summer Games in London.
| Sep 13, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Janell reports on Project Runway. Take it away, Janell!: Previously on “Take That, Haters!”: bridesmaid dresses were repurposed, Michael C was an alleged no-talent saboteur who sold his soul to the devil and won (and the Mean Kids Club gave......
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:27 AM
The West Arundel Swim Team was one of three local teams to win July 2 in the third week of Prince-Mont Swim League, joining Laurel City and the Russett Sharks in victory, while Silver Spring, Montpelier, and West Laurel suffered defeat.
In a match-up...
| Nov 6, 2010
Phelps, Lochte headline start of Grand Prix Series
The top swimmers in the country, including Michael Phelps (Fells Point) and Ryan Lochte, will be back in the pool Friday through Nov. 14 for the Minnesota Grand Prix, the first stop of...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 10:09 AM
The Roger Carter Seals won their third dual meet of the season, knocking off the New Carrollton Dolphins, 356-201. The Seals, which are in Division D of the Prince-Mont Swim League, won 36 individual events, one of two medley relays and all...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 5:52 PM
Wednesday when I was housecleaning, the phone rang. It was a woman from Meadowbrook thinking my name was something different, but she had the right membership number. She’d called to say I’d paid my membership fee for next winter, but not...