| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Wedding date: May 18, 2013
Her story: Courtney Munzer, 24, grew up in Middletown, Del. She is a pediatric nurse at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Va. Her mother, Deborah Munzer, works at AstraZeneca, a biopharmaceutical company,...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:45 AM
If there is anything positive to come out of sequestration, maybe it will motivate us to take a good long look at what we spend on our military. Sixty percent of the 2013 discretionary budget proposed by President Barack Obama goes to the military...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 6:46 PM
For the first time in her memory, Jessica Long dreaded swimming.
With high school coming to an end, her friends cut loose -- bonfires, movie nights. It all sounded so fun and Long, a seven-time Paralympic gold medalist, had to skip out so she could hit...
| May 20, 2013
| 3:52 PM
He saw his first Blue Angels show in Detroit at age 6, and Thomas Frosch says the experience inspired him to want to become a pilot. He saw four more performances while attending the Naval Academy, including one the "Blues" put on before his graduation in...
| Jul 5, 2013
The Department of Recreation and Parks' Traveling Bands Concert Series presents the U.S. Navy Band, Country Current, at 7 p.m. Friday, July 12, at the Gary. J. Arthur Community Center, 2400 Route 97 in Cooksville. Admission is free....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:45 AM
As a shipboard officer in the U.S. Navy, Mike McMonagle has obvious constraints in training for the ultra-marathon footraces he enjoys.
The 22-year-old Naval Academy grad from Bel Air is doing quite well, however, in long-distance racing from his home...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
At the helm of the Chesapeake Arts Center since last fall, Belinda Fraley Huesman recently announced her intention to offer additional performance dates for diverse groups in Chesapeake's 800-seat main theater and in the previously underused 120-seat...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:17 AM
On Sept. 24, Earl L. Cullum had honor of promoting his son, Earl. W. Cullum to the rank of lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy. The promotion occurred during a recent father and son trip to Fairmont, Ind. during James Dean Days. They traveled from...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Over the past decade, the United States has engaged in the most significant increase in defense spending since the Korean War. Trillions of dollars have been allocated for the Pentagon, with little congressional monitoring or internal oversight. The...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 2:53 PM
Rear Adm. Robert Waring McNitt, a naval officer whose career spanned two wars and who, after retiring from the Navy, was dean of admissions at the Naval Academy for more than a decade, died Sunday of heart failure at the Ginger Cove retirement community...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:05 AM
As it turns out, the Naval Academy is awash in "Gangnam Style."
A crew of mids from the 22nd Company, at least, seem to have it in spades and shows it off in a video that's going viral.
The video (see above), just posted Sunday on YouTube, already has...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Eugene H. "Gene" Shaffer Sr., a World War II veteran, Boy Scout leader and retired crane operator, died Friday of leukemia at his home in Millsboro, Del.
The longtime Ellicott City resident was 85.
Born in Baltimore in a neighborhood near Edmondson...