| Mar 3, 2013
| 9:29 AM
After Friday and Saturday's girls basketball regional championships, the winners advance to the state semifinals Thursday and Friday at UMBC.
Three 2013 state champions will try to defend their titles -- No. 2 Aberdeen, Calvert and Dunbar. In Class 4A,...
| Mar 3, 2013
An exhausted Travon Wright jumped into the arms of Pikesville High assistant coach Bryan Weisbrot.
Wright, a Pikesville senior, celebrated winning the Class 2A/1A state championship at 138 pounds, beating Middletown's Matt Capobianco, 6-5, in triple...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Winters Mill's Wes Cook knew who he was facing in the 145-pound final during the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association Class 2A-1A state championship at the University of Maryland's Cole Field House. He also knew he had a debt to pay....
| Mar 29, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Randy Edsall has been committed to growing Maryland's brand ever since he took the job in College Park more than two years ago.
The state flag was already printed across the Byrd Stadium end zones when he arrived on campus, but that wasn't enough. The...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 12:25 PM
State football semifinals
Quince Orchard (11-1) at Westminster (12-0), Friday, 7 p.m.
Meade (10-2) at Wise (12-0), Saturday, 1 p.m.
Urbana (9-3) at River Hill (12-0), Friday, 7 p.m.
Huntingtown (11-1) at Milford Mill (11-1),...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Beginning Tuesday night, April 2 (weather permitting), the Maryland State Highway Administration (SHA) will briefly close all lanes of I-83 (Baltimore-Harrisburg Expressway) overnight, Tuesday through Thursday, at Exit 31, Middletown Road. During the...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 4:22 PM
The thunderstorms that moved across the region overnight dropped some considerable rain on some spots, and little to none in others. The lightning, at least, provided everyone with some entertainment.The photo above was shot by Bill Stifler, our ace...
| Nov 13, 2010
A 250-year-old farmhouse, stuck at the end of a long, rutted driveway, with creaking doors, splintered stairs, snakeskins in the basement and a mysterious gaping hole hidden beneath one of the outbuildings. Sounds like the perfect setting for a horror...
| May 5, 2011
| 1:52 PM
Sydney Wynne "Syd" Porter Jr., a noted physicist and radiation expert who was called to Three Mile Island, Pa., in 1979 after an accident destroyed a reactor in what proved to be the nation's worst nuclear incident, died April 23 of lymphoma at a...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:24 PM
While the first shots of the Civil War were fired on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor in South Carolina, the first blood spilled in fighting occurred in Baltimore on April 19, 1861, when a mob of Southern sympathizers clashed with Massachusetts soldiers...
| Nov 7, 2010
| 3:59 PM
Second of two parts; read the first part
For much of his adult life he'd been a slave to cocaine, marijuana, prescription pills and alcohol. Twice he had gone through weeks of intensive psychiatric and drug treatment at Baltimore Behavioral Health Inc.,...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Loyola, midfielder, senior
On top of his fine athleticism and stick skills, the All-Metro second-team selection has an impeccable understanding of the game that puts him in all the right positions to succeed as the Dons' catalyst. Headed...