| Jun 19, 2012
100 Years Ago
Miss Maude Brashears of Laurel is visiting her brother, Mr. Joseph Brashears of Washington.
Mr. and Mts. J. M. Lowman of Odenton have been the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence White of Laurel.
75 Years Ago
| Nov 20, 2011
As we approach Thanksgiving, you're welcome to 10 helpings of these turkey facts:
1 Hunting a wild turkey is exceedingly difficult. The bird may appear dumb and slow, but looks can be deceiving. In fact, Tom Turkey has fantastic hearing, amazing...
| Dec 4, 2011
Let's say you're getting, or giving, a new tablet or an e-reader (iPad, Kobo, Nook or Kindle Fire) for the holidays. Here's an idea for what to do with it: Load it first with free books. Thanks to Project Gutenberg, as well as the cultural gift known as...
| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:57 AM
An extremely hard worker according to his coach, Pat Clatchey, Williams showed how that work can pay off with 65 points in three games last week. The 6-foot-2 junior shooting guard scored 28 of those points Friday in a 78-76 victory over No. 3 St....
| Dec 14, 2011
| 5:16 AM
No. 5 Milford Mill 80, No. 14 Calvert Hall 71
Forest Park 83, No. 7 Lake Clifton 80
No. 8 City 58, Benjamin Franklin 54 (OT)
C. Milton Wright 70, Overlea 63
Digital Harbor 54, Northwestern 29
Edgewood 77, North East 39
| Dec 17, 2011
| 2:41 PM
Last year’s All-Metro Player of the Year, Aquille Carr, had 17 points and six assists as No. 1 Patterson beat W.E.B. DuBois, 76-38, Friday night.
Shakir Brown added 15 points and 11 rebounds as the Clippers improved their record to 3-0. Jibri...
| Dec 21, 2011
The Glen Burnie boys basketball team tested its new No. 15 ranking Tuesday at Leonardtown, getting off to a slow start before eventually taking over and winning, 78-46.
After settling down, Glen Burnie took a 41-27 lead at halftime. Brandon Spain and...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Brionna Jones had 35 points and 10 rebounds to power the top-ranked Aberdeen girls basketball team past Bel Air, 74-35, on Wednesday.
The Eagles (5-0) will play in the IAABO Christmas Tournament on Monday.
No. 6 Dunbar 56, Annapolis 35: Michelle...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:58 PM
Santa didn't get run over by his reindeer, but he appears to have had a dust-up with an F-104 jet, in an elaborate Christmas display on Tom and Alice Blair's farm in St. Michaels.
The tableau depicts the aftermath of a midair collision involving Santa'...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 9:49 PM
Host Poly was down by two headed into the fourth quarter, but the Engineers made 16 of 18 free throws and went from 12turnovers in the first half to five in the second to upset No. 8 Edmondson, 87-77, on Thursday.
Poly (5-1) finished 33-for-39 from the...