| Jun 1, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Melvin Ray Harris, a longtime employee of the United States Information Agency whose love of the outdoors led to stints with the National Park Service and as a volunteer at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and the National Aquarium, died May 24 at the...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 9:01 PM
COLUMBIA, S.C. --The Maryland baseball team did what a lot of people didn't think was possible and, in the process, it became a most unlikely squad to enjoy a dogpile in Carolina Stadium.
The Terps won the Columbia, S.C., regional of the NCAA tournament...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Christine W. "Chris" Hanley, who had worked in sales and marketing, died Friday of ovarian cancer at her New York City apartment. The Towson resident was 59.
The daughter of William B. Wright, an AIG Insurance Co. and later Chubb Insurance Co. executive,...
| May 11, 2014
| 6:48 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The Stanwick name usually evokes fond memories here at Klockner Stadium, but that wasn't the case Sunday.
Johns Hopkins junior attackman Wells Stanwick had a game-high six points (five goals, one assist) to power the Blue...
| May 3, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Annapolis skipper John White, whose USA 1162 team won the only race of the day in the J/80 class, earned North Sails Local Boat of the Day at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta Annapolis on the Chesapeake Bay.
“Off the starting line, we were...
| May 21, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Thomas D. Washburne Sr., a partner in the Baltimore law firm of Ober/Kaler whose specialty was estate planning, died Tuesday of an unknown neurological disorder at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 86.
The son of Hempstead Washburne, a lawyer, and Mary...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford Sheriff's Office report:
A man in the 1300 block of Tralee Court reported his grandson threatened him May 8.
A home invasion took place in the 1000 block of Old Philadelphia Road May 9.
A person in the...
| May 23, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Sally G. Willis, a homemaker who served on various boards, died May 10 of hepatitis C at her home in the Brightwood retirement community in Lutherville. She was 82.
The daughter of Gibson Gardner, a lawyer, and Josephine Plumb Gardner, a homemaker, Sally...
| May 24, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The sound of Stan Dorney's red-and-blue shoes squeaking on the hardwood floor bounced off the three white walls splattered with blue streaks, a reminder of the number of games of squash the court has endured.
Squeaks continue as the ball makes a popping...
| May 26, 2014
| 1:14 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A record-setting season for the Maryland baseball team will continue this week as the Terps qualified for the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1971.
The Terps earned the No. 2 seed in the Columbia regional, and they will...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Hundreds of acres of Maryland farmland that are protected from development at taxpayer expense could be turned into commercial wind or solar energy farms under legislation before the General Assembly.
Farm groups and the O'Malley administration...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:50 AM
When Farmstead Grill opens at the Shops at Canton Crossing, the new restaurant will have a familiar chef at its helm — Galen Sampson.
Sampson, who closed his Hampden restaurant The Dogwood last March, spent part of the intervening year in...