| Nov 23, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Here are a few notes on another slow week in Terps recruiting:
** ESPN HoopGurlz this week conducted a Q&A with Maryland women's point guard signee Lexie Brown.
If you had to compare your game to a current college or pro player’s, whose would it...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:47 PM
After three years of trying, Gov. Martin O'Malley has won approval of legislation that aims to spur construction of towering wind turbines off Maryland's Atlantic coast.
Now comes the hard part.
Daunting regulatory, political and financial hurdles...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 12:22 PM
Megan and Christopher Petersen
Surrounded by family and friends, Megan Elise Lawn and Lt. Christopher Aaron Petersen were united in marriage April 20, 2012, in Rose Valley, Pa.
The bride is the daughter of Maryjane Martin, of Drexel Hill, Pa., and...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Federal mediators will attempt to restart stalled contract talks between the union representing 14,500 East and Gulf coast dockworkers and the group representing their employers in an effort to avert the first strike in 35 years.
A strike would clot...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Marine Col. Susan B. Seaman, of Columbia, assumed duties as commanding officer for Marine Corps Forces Command Headquarters and Service Battalion from Lt. Col. Anthony A. Ference during a change of command ceremony attended by more than 100 Marines,...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 12:31 PM
Game of the Week
No. 1 Gilman (1-0) vs. Oscar Smith, Va. (0-0)
Where: I-95 Kickoff Classic at Morgan State
When: Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Coaches: Biff Poggi, Gilman; Richard Morgan, Oscar Smith
Last meeting: First meeting.
Key players to watch:
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:24 PM
Brian R. Murphy, a Social Security Administration senior technical adviser and Army veteran, died Friday of cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The lifelong Hamilton resident was 59.
The son of a Baltimore Life Insurance Co. regional manager and...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 7:49 AM
Random "Jay Walk"ers interviewed by Jay Leno doubtless have forgotten the War of 1812, if indeed they learned about it at all, but Marylanders know all about it, don't we?
Let's see, there's the (original) British Invasion, Fort McHenry, Francis Scott...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 6:33 PM
With more than a million miles on the road, Armand Patella's 19-year-old Ford 9000 truck has seen better days.
But he's hung onto it, because new trucks aren't cheap. Patella, the head of Picorp trucking service on East Lombard Street, still uses the...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 2:01 PM
One hundred fifty years ago this month, two strange-looking ships met near the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay and changed the course of naval, if not American, history.
The duel in Hampton Roads between the USS Monitor and the CSS Virginia ended in a draw,...
| May 5, 2012
100 Years Ago
In the Howard County courthouse column:
"After the completion of the criminal docket, the civil docket was taken up and the first case on it was the one of Curtis vs. Thompson. This grew out of a dispute over a...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Spend our money more wisely.
I think that's what the average person wants from government. We're not extremists. We don't want government spending indiscriminately on programs that don't work, nor do we want government indiscriminately slashing...