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  • Nothing like Jim Johnson off the mound, Tommy Hunter hopes to produce like him on it

    Nothing like Jim Johnson off the mound, Tommy Hunter hopes to produce like him on it
    SARASOTA, Fla. — If there is one thing you need to know about reliever Tommy Hunter, it is that he is the interpersonal opposite of the guy the Orioles hope he replaces in the critical closer role. Jim Johnson, who last year became the first...
  • Smashing win at U.S. table tennis nationals propels career of 11-year-old Marylander Crystal Wang

    Smashing win at U.S. table tennis nationals propels career of 11-year-old Marylander Crystal Wang
    GAITHERSBURG — It started 7,000 miles away, in China — that was the first time Crystal Wang held a table tennis racket. "Her grandparents introduce her to this game," Crystal's father, Quandou Wang, said. Crystal was visiting them in the...
  • Orioles test their pingpong skills against Maryland Table Tennis Center stars

    Orioles test their pingpong skills against Maryland Table Tennis Center stars
    Before Wednesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Camden Yards, the Orioles were joined in the clubhouse by kids from the Maryland Table Tennis Center for an exhibition -- and then some competition. Under the guidance of USA Table Tennis...
  • Chris Davis will do his best to avoid Sports Illustrated cover jinx

    Chris Davis will do his best to avoid Sports Illustrated cover jinx
    With the announcement he will be on a regional cover of Sports Illustrated this week, Orioles first baseman Chris Davis joined some elite company. Former Orioles including Brooks Robinson, Frank Robinson and Cal Ripken Jr. have graced the cover of the...
  • Community college dedicated in 1963 and funds authorized for new campus of University of Maryland

    An article in the Oct. 3, 1963, edition of the Herald Argus and Baltimore Countian recognized the dedication of the newly built community college. In springlike atmosphere, the new Catonsville Community College was officially dedicated on Saturday, Sept....
  • Like Ravens, Steelers have problems with run game, pass protection, turnovers

    Like Ravens, Steelers have problems with run game, pass protection, turnovers
    PITTSBURGH — Breaking down game tape of the Ravens this week, the Pittsburgh Steelers might have been reminded a little bit of themselves, but not just because they were watching a team with a physical defense and a strong-armed quarterback. As...
  • Fallen leaves don't need to be in pieces to use as mulch

    Fallen leaves don't need to be in pieces to use as mulch
    Do I have to cut up fallen leaves with a mower before I use them as mulch? I don't have a mulching mower. No, you don't. In fact, many beneficial insects overwinter in leaf litter. You'll notice that no one chops up the fallen leaves in a woods, yet the...
  • Bring back police-sponsored boys clubs

    Bring back police-sponsored boys clubs
    When my brother, Frank, and I were growing up in Baltimore City on South Calhoun Street we were both charter members of the Southwestern Police Boys Club on the third floor of the police station at Pratt and Calhoun streets. The club was run by full-...
  • Walters Art Museum showcases 2013 Sondheim Artscape Prize finalists

    Walters Art Museum showcases 2013 Sondheim Artscape Prize finalists
    Each summer, you can count on an engaging exhibit of finalists vying for the $25,000 Janet and Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize. The 2013 showcase of Maryland, Virginia and Washington artists is particularly impressive, offering a mix of photographic...
  • Olympics TV listings: Saturday, July 28

    Olympics TV listings: Saturday, July 28
    Viewing Tip The grueling 400-meter individual medley, where Michael Phelps swims against American rival Ryan Lochte, is among the featured events during primetime coverage starting at 8 p.m. on WBAL-TV. Schedule 2:36 a.m. to 5 a.m. Opening...
  • What Olympic sport fascinates you?

    Hooked on vault Nick Sortal Sun Sentinel I don't care about the stories of teenage girls who gave up their whole life for a few moments wearing a sparkly outfit and smiling for millions on TV. But I do care about the athletics. And that's why this...
  • Olympics TV listings: Tuesday, July 31

    Olympics TV listings: Tuesday, July 31
    Viewing Tips The U.S. women's field hockey team, which includes Maryland grads Katie O'Donnell and Keli Smith Puzo, faces Argentina. Watch at 2 p.m. on MSNBC. Watch Baltimore native Carmelo Anthony and Seat Pleasant native Kevin Durant in the U.S. men'...