Edward F. "Ned" Gehret Jr., longtime member of the administrative computing department at the Johns Hopkins University, died Thursday from pneumonia at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Sparks resident was 88.
Towson Area Citizens on Patrol will be handing out awards June 9 and among the honorees are Bernard Gerst, chief of Towson University's Police Department and his staff, and the late Bill Toohey, a longtime spokesman for county police.
It's been eight years since a Boys' Latin wrestler has been named a National Prep tournament All-American. Coach Drew Haugh believes the eight-year drought could end Feb. 28 when senior Rocco Bruno and juniors Nate Malinowski and Kahlan Lee-Lermer compete in that same two-day tournament.
The senior standout won the 220-pound class at the Maryland Independent Schools Tournament at McDonogh this weekend, going 5-0 with three pins and two tight decisions to avenge earlier losses this season.
There's a reason the Chenault brothers are identified with St. Vincent Pallotti's wrestling program. James, a 2007 graduate, won 95 matches. His younger brother, John, who graduated four years ago, won a school record 185.
It may not have been the rush like when the Ravens won the Super Bowl in 2013, but Orioles fans were out in force in Harford County Wednesday buying gear to celebrate the Birds' 2014 American League East division title.
Any hopes that wrestling teams from Patterson Mill and Harford Tech had of a dual meet region title were brought to a halt Saturday at North Caroline High School in Ridgely, site of the Class 1A-2A East Region dual meet championship.
The St. Vincent Pallotti Panthers showed they have some pretty good athletes, based on the results from the 17-team Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association tournament at Mount St. Joseph on Feb. 8.
The Rev. William W. Trumbore, a retired Episcopal minister who enjoyed working with young people, died Monday from complications of Parkinson's disease at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Timonium resident was 81.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
Carolyn M. Donkervoet, a retired director of the Society for the Preservation of Federal Hill and Fells Point, died of dementia complications Dec. 15 at the Broadmead Retirement Community. The former Bolton Hill resident was 85.
Fresh off last weekend's UCBAC tournament, Harford's high school wrestlers will turn their focus toward regional action this weekend, beginning today (Friday). Some will compete right here in the county, at Havre de Grace, while others will travel to Howard County's Wilde Lake High School.
Maryland senior Katie Schwarzmann (Century) and former Loyola attackman Eric Lusby (Severna Park) were named the Women's and Men's Division I Players of the Year by Inside Lacrosse as part of its annual Laxie Awards in its December issue.
The Candlelight Concert Society is tooting its own horn by commissioning a new piece of music to celebrate its 40th anniversary season. Paul Salerni's "Many Happy Returns" receives its world premiere performance by the Philadelphia Brass Quintet on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre
All Baltimore colleges follow the same federal guidelines for reporting crimes on campus. But hard-to-explain discrepancies raise questions about the value of these reports in giving students and employees a snapshot of campus safety.