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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Del. defenseman Lyons is 3rd freshman to commit to college

    Del. defenseman Lyons is 3rd freshman to commit to college
    Freshman defenseman Patrick Lyons of Salesianum School in Wilmington, Del., has orally committed to play lacrosse at North Carolina, according to Inside Lacrosse, becoming the third player to commit to a college before beginning his high school career....
  • Lunch for $10 or less: Hollywood Diner

    Lunch for $10 or less: Hollywood Diner
    The Hollywood Diner reopened with a new operator in early November. The diner, which is owned by the city of Baltimore, is in great shape. The tile floors are shining and the chrome is gleaming. The diner, which was built on New York's Long Island,...
  • River Hill graduate returns to Comcast Center confident, experienced

    River Hill graduate returns to Comcast Center confident, experienced
    Tommy Brenton acknowledges he felt nervous the last time he took the floor at Comcast Center. It was the spring of 2007, and the senior forward had led his River Hill basketball team to the Class 3A state championship game. With a Maryland grad and "big...
  • History matters

    100 Years Ago Watches and Watchter From the Laurel social column: "Mrs. Mayor George W. Waters, Jr. visited relatives in Baltimore during the past week. "Dr. Millard M. Wachter of Long Island, Kansas, a brother of Mr. J. W. Wachter , manager of the...
  • Helaman Ferguson's sculpture blends the artistic, mathematic

    Helaman Ferguson's sculpture blends the artistic, mathematic
    The marriage of two disciplines, mathematics and art, may seem an unlikely union given an artist’s innate desire for free expression. Meet Helaman Ferguson, whose sculpture is known for its root in mathematical design. Ferguson, of North Laurel,...
  • 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...