Alan M. Rose, a former English professor who became a Roman Catholic deacon and as a prison chaplain worked to help free wrongly convicted child rapist and murderer Kirk Bloodsworth, died Sunday at Gilchrist Center Towson. He was 88.
James N. Preston Jr., a retired postal worker who enjoyed coaching youth sports, died Nov. 23 from liver and kidney failure at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Pikesville resident was 65.
Maryland is home to some of the top-ranked colleges and universities in the nation, according to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings. The annual report, released Monday, shows Maryland with a strong presence in nearly every category.
The Brigance Brigade Foundation will celebrate former Raven O.J. Brigance's 49th birthday and honor all those battling ALS at the fourth annual Soirée with O.J. on Oct. 5 at the Valley Mansion by Martin's in Cockeysville.
The Baltimore Brigade (5-1) defeated the visiting Philadelphia Soul (3-3), 54-35, on Friday night at Royal Farms Arena, extending their lead in the Arena Football League standings to 1 1/2 games over the Albany Empire.
The senior defenseman was joined on the All-American first team by Sea Gulls teammate and senior defenseman Will Nowesnick. Stevenson was represented by seven players earning honorable-mention accolades.
Kellie Gough (South River) scored the game-winner, her fourth goal, with 13 seconds left in overtime to lift host Lehigh to a 16-15 victory over Holy Cross in a Patriot League women's lacrosse quarterfinal Tuesday.