| May 4, 2012
Uh, oh, dear readers, the British are coming!
The War of 1812 re-enactment (on May 3, 1813 the British burned and sacked Havre de Grace) will be May 5 (Saturday) on the grounds of the Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 4:35 PM
As excitement builds for this week's opening of the Summer Olympics, many an armchair athlete may yearn to hop a transcontinental flight to London.
But if a trip overseas isn't in the cards right now, why not discover a taste of jolly olde England closer...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:38 AM
Mother's Day Tea at Tudor Place
Celebrate Mother's Day with a view of the Potomac River at Tudor Place Historic House and Garden. The Georgetown mansion, formerly the home of George Washington's step-granddaughter, is set in more than 5 acres...
| May 5, 2012
| 10:45 AM
There's a new exhibit waiting to greet summer visitors at Delaware's Cape Henlopen State Park. And it's big.
It's a 16-inch gun barrel that once roared from the deck of the battleship Missouri during World War II, and it now rests — 120 tons, 68...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The selection committee’s decision to award the No. 1 seed to Loyola Sunday night was the first time the program had earned that seed since 1999.
That year, the Greyhounds went 12-0 as the only undefeated team in Division I, but fell to No. 8...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Christopher C. Hartman, known as Baltimore's P.T. Barnum when he staged flamboyant media events as press spokesman for Mayor William Donald Schaefer, died of heart failure Thursday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 67 and lived in Cockeysville....
| May 12, 2012
| 7:00 PM
It took awhile, but the Loyola men's lacrosse team finally hit the gas.
The top-seeded Greyhounds withstood a dreadful second quarter that allowed visiting Canisius to trim a four-goal deficit to one at halftime before putting forth a convincing second...
| May 13, 2012
| 6:25 AM
At the end of No. 1 seed Loyola’s convincing 17-5 win in Saturday’s NCAA tournament first-round contest at Ridley Athletic Complex in Baltimore, Canisius won 14 faceoffs to the Greyhounds’ 12. Through the first two quarters, however,...
| May 18, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Saturday’s NCAA tournament quarterfinal game against Denver in Annapolis should be a momentous occasion for the Loyola program. It will also be an unfamiliar setting.
The last time the Greyhounds had advanced to the quarterfinal round was 2001....
| Jul 1, 2012
| 5:07 PM
TOM ROBERTS, 75,
Smithsonian's 'Mr. Anonymous'
The name "Tom Roberts" appears on no plaque in the Smithsonian Institution's musical instruments collection. At no concert, even when Mr. Roberts was in attendance, did Smithsonian chamber musicians...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 10:35 PM
Early this past summer at the Jim Ryun running camp in Pennsylvania, Howard's Danny Rau found himself a scrap piece of paper and wrote out a to-do list.
There were just two items on that list — win a state championship and get into the Naval...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 12:23 PM
Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common ailment often picked up by children in day care. While it may make for a cranky child, Dr. Benjamin N. Lockshin, a Silver Spring dermatologist who also teaches at Georgetown University and the Johns Hopkins...