| May 18, 2014
| 9:50 AM
May 18, 1996: Pat Day becomes the first jockey to win the Preakness three straight times as Louis Quatorze leads all the way after finishing 16th at the Kentucky Derby.
May 22, 1976: Though his school has no track facilities, Aberdeen's Jerome Deal...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Evelyn W. Pasquier, who as a senior associate with the old Baltimore law firm of Frank, Bernstein, Conaway and Goldman played a pivotal role in the resolution of the Maryland savings and loan crisis of the mid-1980s, died April 24 in her sleep of...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Frieda Fettweis, a retired master cake decorator who was the co-owner of Northeast Baltimore's Belmar Bakery, died of a stroke Sunday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. She was 96 and lived in Rosedale.
Born Frieda Kramer in Kunzelsau, Germany,...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:45 AM
As a 30-year retired wrestling coach still active on state committees, I was saddened to hear of the passing of Gregory Kane ("Gregory Kane, former Sun columnist, dies at 62," Feb. 20).
Mr. Kane often wrote about wrestling in relation to his own high...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 7:16 AM
Western Tech wrestling coach Jay Solera realizes this is a rare season. He has three athletes who are contenders for championships at the Maryland state wrestling tournament at the University of Maryland on Saturday.
Seniors Tejon Anthony (138 pounds),...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:36 AM
A young girl was injured but is expected to survive after someone fired a gun into a van with three others inside, Baltimore County police said. The van was stopped at an Overlea traffic light Monday night.
A two-year-old girl was struck in the head...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:08 AM
Baltimore County police have arrested four people in connection with two separate shootings from earlier this month, including an incident that left a 2-year-old girl injured by shrapnel.
In that shooting, on March 3, police say Charles Dante...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 3:27 PM
A gala of gore attracted a human figure adorned with sharp plastic claws and accompanied by a little fake blood cocktail sauce. Baltimore's Zombie Gras is that kind of event.
The fourth annual celebration of creative decomposition and masterful makeup...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:28 AM
My 8-year-old daughter had been begging for a few years to get her ears pierced and I recently decided to let her go ahead with it. It seemed important to her, she's pretty responsible, and -- as she has pointed out to me numerous times -- many of her...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Daniel "Rocky" Hyde, a former tavern owner and a retired Maryland State Lottery employee, died of heart failure Wednesday at Franklin Square Medical Center. The Rosedale resident was 65.
Born in Baltimore, he was the son of Leo Hyde, a postal worker, and...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 4:58 PM
After a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling, Maryland election officials said Friday that they will no longer enforce a state law that imposes an overall limit of $10,000 on campaign contributions in a four-year election cycle.
State officials said...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 6:17 AM
All eastbound traffic on MD 144 is closed at Triadelphia Road due to emergency roadwork at 7:52 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A single-vehicle crash in Overlea on the inner loop of Interstate 695 at the U.S. 1...