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  • River Hill football's running game overwhelms Atholton, 28-6

    River Hill football's running game overwhelms Atholton, 28-6
    If last year's River Hill football team resembled a track team, with speedy scatbacks Evan Griffin and Justin Arn combining for more than 3,200 yards, this year's team might be characterized as a rugby squad. The Hawks (3-0) won their 27th consecutive...
  • Back Story: Tugboats are 'workhorses' of the port

    Back Story: Tugboats are 'workhorses' of the port
    They are the handmaidens of the port of Baltimore and the Chesapeake Bay as they scurry to and fro with all manner of arriving and departing ships and barges lashed to them. Their work goes on despite the weather and respects no clock or holiday. Because...
  • Roundup: No. 3 River Hill girls soccer beats Long Reach

    Jennifer Voyton broke a 2-all tie in the 55th minute for the No. 3 River Hill girls soccer team, which earned a 3-2 win against host Long Reach (2-3) on Thursday. Voyton scored the game-winner for the Hawks (6-1) from 10 yards out on a cross from Callie...
  • Maritime union hopes film on 2009 pirate attack will raise awareness

    Maritime union hopes film on 2009 pirate attack will raise awareness
    After Navy SEAL snipers killed three Somali pirates during the dramatic rescue of Capt. Richard Phillips off the Horn of Africa in 2009, the merchant mariner became an overnight star, lauded as a hero for sacrificing himself to save his cargo ship's crew....
  • Following city dispute, new era for Annapolis boat shows

    Following city dispute, new era for Annapolis boat shows
    Over the next two weekends in Annapolis, more than 100,000 people will descend on City Dock for annual fall shows showcasing powerboats and sailboats. The shows are a staple in the downtown area, but this year's editions mark a changing of the guard. As...
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap, 'We're not in Oklahoma no More'

    'The Amazing Race' recap, 'We're not in Oklahoma no More'
    Welcome back, everyone! I hope you got your Phil fix over the summer by watching him recreate the 1928 Tour de France on a vintage bicycle. The man does not stop. His calves do not stop. Anyway, back to the race. It opens in an Old West movie ranch...
  • National Institute on Aging research studies deserve attention [Senior Circles]

    Summer is officially over. Thoughts of summers past came to the forefront while on vacation in Ocean City, during the changeover from summer to fall. While sitting with my husband on the boardwalk one evening, watching all the people go by, I wondered...
  • A bounty of bacalao in Baltimore

    A bounty of bacalao in Baltimore
    In a rowhouse kitchen near Patterson Park, a small pennant-shaped Cuban flag hangs from a cabinet above a pot of garlic and onions warming in wine, vinegar and water. Smudged and worn, the fringed banner used to hang from the rearview mirror in the...
  • Senior briefs

    Annapolis Center These activities will be offered at the Annapolis Senior Activity Center, 119 S. Villa Ave. Information: 410-222-1818. European river cruise The center's trip committee is accepting reservations for a cruise on the Danube which will...
  • Coast Guard rescues two from sinking boat near Crisfield

    Coast Guard rescues two from sinking boat near Crisfield
    Two men were rescued from a fishing boat in Ape Hole Creek near Crisfield on Wednesday after the boat began taking on water, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The father of a man onboard the fishing boat, the Carolyn Jeanne, alerted crew members at...
  • Ravens offensive line continues to work through its struggles

    Ravens offensive line continues to work through its struggles
    Ravens left tackle Bryant McKinnie might have played his last game as a starter on the offensive line on Sunday. McKinnie's pass-blocking breakdowns against the Miami Dolphins were part of a chaotic game for a Ravens' offensive line that eventually...
  • Coast Guard rescues two boaters from waters near Ocean City

    Coast Guard rescues two boaters from waters near Ocean City
    Two men were rescued from the St. Martin River near Ocean City on Monday after their sail boat capsized in high winds, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. A "good Samaritan" who noticed the sail boat overturned in the water alerted the Coast Guard's...