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  • Katherine Rafalko, nurse

    Katherine Rafalko, nurse
    Katherine E. Rafalko, a retired Stella Maris nursing supervisor who had been a World War II Army nurse and treated Battle of the Bulge casualties, died of heart disease Monday at her Timonium home. She was 91. Born Katherine Kinney in Rochester, N.Y.,...
  • Ex-Navy great Jimmy Lewis to receive Tewaaraton Legends Award

    Ex-Navy great Jimmy Lewis to receive Tewaaraton Legends Award
    The Tewaaraton Foundation has named former Navy lacrosse star and National Lacrosse Hall of Famer James C. "Jimmy" Lewis as the recipient of the fourth annual Tewaaraton Legends Award. "Jimmy Lewis is a natural selection for the fourth Tewaaraton...
  • Recruiting notes: Stagnitta among 2 rising sophomores to commit to Hopkins

    Recruiting notes: Stagnitta among 2 rising sophomores to commit to Hopkins
    The Johns Hopkins, Maryland and Towson men's lacrosse programs have received more oral commitments from rising sophomores, including a reported high-profile pickup by the Blue Jays. In June, LaxLessons.com said Matt Stagnitta, the son of Denver...
  • Man's cross country trek stops in Harford to promote healthy living

    Man's cross country trek stops in Harford to promote healthy living
    George Throop has exhausted his entire savings account and gone $11,000 in debt. But he said that will not stop his trek across the country to promote healthy living. "The walk has cost me close to $20,000 over the past four years," 38-year-old Throop...
  • Notebook: McDonogh's Meurer, Calvert Hall's Dutton named Ohio State captains

    Notebook: McDonogh's Meurer, Calvert Hall's Dutton named Ohio State captains
    Goalie Greg Dutton (Calvert Hall) and defenseman Joe Meurer (McDonogh), both seniors on the Ohio State men’s lacrosse team, will serve as captains, the team announced. Dutton is a two-time All-Eastern College Athletic Conference second-team...
  • Ravens did not submit bid to host Championship Weekend at M&T Bank Stadium for 2015-2018

    Ravens did not submit bid to host Championship Weekend at M&T Bank Stadium for 2015-2018
    The Ravens, who will host next spring's NCAA men's lacrosse championships at M&T Bank Stadium, did not submit a final bid to host Championship Weekend between 2015 and 2018, largely over concerns about a scheduling conflict with the Orioles. Lisa Dixon,...
  • Report: NJIT to add Division I men's lacrosse for 2015

    Report: NJIT to add Division I men's lacrosse for 2015
    New Jersey Institute of Technology has announced that it will add Division I men’s lacrosse for the 2015 season, according to Inside Lacrosse, becoming the 69th program in D-I and the 11th added since 2010. The news is somewhat surprising given...
  • Everything revolves around Orb

    Everything revolves around Orb
    The colt was a knucklehead, really. He had speed and endurance in his pedigree, but if you had polled his owners and his trainer a year ago, none would have predicted that he’d gallop in the same steps as his great-grandsire, 1977 Triple Crown...
  • Kentucky Derby full of intrigue with Pletcher's pack, O'Neill's return

    Kentucky Derby full of intrigue with Pletcher's pack, O'Neill's return
    Last year's chase for the Triple Crown ended when trainer Doug O'Neill stepped to a microphone stand in a patch of fenced-in grass next to a barn near the Belmont Park track. Brushing back tears, he announced that a tendon injury would prevent I'll Have...
  • Scenes from Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl victory celebration

    Scenes from Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl victory celebration
    Baltimore Sun reporters are stationed along the parade route, from City Hall to M&T Bank Stadium. See their observations, fan interviews and other updates here. #52 Ray Lewis smiled wide to the crowd and yelled "Baltimore!" as he approached the...
  • As Orioles fight to be No. 1 and honor No. 8, we're on cloud 9

    As Orioles fight to be No. 1 and honor No. 8, we're on cloud 9
    I died and went to heaven. No wait, it's just Camden Yards, easily mistaken Thursday night as the place where all good Orioles fans who have spent the last 15 years in purgatory go to get their just rewards. The O's were not just back in town, they were...
  • Dan Deacon's split personalities share 'America'

    Dan Deacon's split personalities share 'America'
    Dan Deacon is obsessed with apocalypse. From a dilapidated couch in his Station North practice space, the city's best-known electronic musician and composer quickly rattles off a list: the United States' "growing military stronghold," drone warfare,...