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  • Digest: S. Carcaterra, Marr, Beardsley team up for N.Y. lacrosse initiative

    Et cetera S. Carcaterra, Marr, Beardsley team up for N.Y. lacrosse initiative   United Lacrosse directors Steve Carcaterra, a three-year starter at attack for Towson University, and Ric Beardsley have entered into a partnership with University of...
  • Scrutiny on Doug O'Neill proves horse racing needs reform

    Scrutiny on Doug O'Neill proves horse racing needs reform
    Belmont Park interrupts a string of seemingly endless stores, most of them tiny and old, a lot of them vacant. There are Taco Bells and Wendy’s, of course, but little sub shops and ethnic joints, too, run by people who care about the quality of...
  • Peter W. Higgins, landscaper

    Peter Wyckoff Higgins, a landscape designer and owner of an outdoors construction firm, died Aug. 31 of complications from diabetes complications at his Reisterstown home. He was 64. Born in New York City and raised in Buck Hill Falls, Pa., and in Garden...
  • Bayhawks use fast start to beat Charlotte, 15-7

    Bayhawks use fast start to beat Charlotte, 15-7
    Chesapeake Bayhawks coach Dave Cottle preaches to his team the importance of starting fast and finishing strong. He got his wish on both counts Saturday in Annapolis. The Bayhawks (5-1) raced out to a big lead and cruised to a 15-7 Major League...
  • Villanova to host 2013 DI women's lacrosse final four

    Villanova to host 2013 DI women's lacrosse final four
    The Division I women’s lacrosse final four will be played at Villanova on Memorial Day weekend, the NCAA Division I Women’s Lacrosse Committee announced Friday morning. Championship weekend heads to Villanova Stadium after two years at...
  • Rebecca D. Dorsey, cabaret singer

    Rebecca D. Dorsey, cabaret singer
    Rebecca D. Dorsey, a Baltimore-born and -raised chanteuse, died Sept. 14 of ovarian cancer at her home in Sea Cliff, N.Y. She was 54. The daughter of a physician and a public relations executive, Rebecca Devereux Dorsey was born in Baltimore and raised...
  • Coachspeak: Franklin's Anthony Burgos

    Coachspeak: Franklin's Anthony Burgos
    Growing up on Long Island, Anthony Burgos was steeped in two sports that make him a good fit in Baltimore – football and lacrosse. He played both at Nassau Community College in Garden City, N.Y. His lacrosse team won the national junior college...
  • Naturalized American helps immigrants gain citizenship

    Naturalized American helps immigrants gain citizenship
    In her singsong voice, Sarah Moses asked the nervous 22-year-old Colombian man questions about American civics and culture: What is the name of the national anthem? At what age may a citizen vote? Why does the American flag have 13 stripes? Juan...
  • Stony Brook to host America East men's championship in 2013, 2014

    Stony Brook to host America East men's championship in 2013, 2014
    Stony Brook's Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium was chosen Thursday as host for the 2013 and 2014 America East men’s lacrosse championships, marking the first time the conference has predetermined a site for the event.The location was determined in a...
  • Rec sports: Screaming Eagles go 7-1 at Cooperstown

    The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Mondays. We prefer email (howardcountysports@patuxent.com). We do not accept results by phone. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in...
  • Tennis keeping 81-year-old Harvey Zorbaugh young

    Tennis keeping 81-year-old Harvey Zorbaugh young
    Roughly 70 years later, the article still sticks in Harvey Zorbaugh's head.He was just a teenager at the time, still relatively new to the game of tennis, yet the story of Gustaf V, King of Sweden, struck a chord. It's not every day Zorbaugh recalls...
  • Brother of Adam Pomper says family is still working to 'figure' out Loyola lacrosse player's death

    Brother of Adam Pomper says family is still working to 'figure' out Loyola lacrosse player's death
    Seventeen days ago, Adam Pomper seemed to have it all. His lacrosse team, Loyola University, had just defeated Maryland for its first NCAA Division I championship. And though Pomper, a freshman attackman, didn’t see action, his entire family had...