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  • Classes start Aug. 22 for Prince George's County students

    Classes start Monday, Aug. 22 for all students in Prince George's County public school. School officials are encouraging parents to walk their child to school or the school bus stop on the first day. An inaugural Back-to-School Fair will be held on...
  • Mary Fickett dies at 83; longtime actress on 'All My Children'

    Mary Fickett dies at 83; longtime actress on 'All My Children'
    Mary Fickett, who for decades played nurse Ruth Martin on "All My Children" and in 1973 won the first Emmy Award given to an actress in a daytime drama after her character made an impassioned anti-Vietnam War speech, has died. She was 83. Fickett, who...
  • Wade Mainer dies at 104; 'grandfather of bluegrass'

    Wade Mainer dies at 104; 'grandfather of bluegrass'
    Born on a mountain farm near Weaverville, N.C., in 1907, Wade Mainer soaked up old songs ringing in the far hills and hollers. As a professional singer and banjo player, he would introduce that music to audiences throughout the nation and also pass it on...
  • Maryland boys hoops all-stars win in Pennsylvania

    Maryland boys hoops all-stars win in Pennsylvania
    Led by Atholton forward Gavin Stephenson and Centennial point guard Keonte Potts, the Maryland All-Stars came away with a 102-94 win over their Pennsylvania counterparts in the Mid-State Roundball Showcase Saturday in Harrisburg, Pa. The Maryland team...
  • Weekly Maryland recruiting roundup

    Weekly Maryland recruiting roundup
    The second annual Chesapeake Bowl is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday night at South River, and plenty of Maryland football commitments and targets will be on hand. McDonogh defensive end Roman Braglio, Gilman running back Kenneth Goins, Eleanor...
  • Girls Athlete of the Week: Bri Jones, Aberdeen, basketball

    Girls Athlete of the Week: Bri Jones, Aberdeen, basketball
    The 6-foot-3 junior center earned Most Valuable Player honors in leading the No. 1 Eagles (8-0) to the championship of the 39th annual International Association of Approved Basketball Officials Holiday Girls Basketball Tournament last week. With Jones'...
  • No. 8 Forest Park boys beat No. 7 City, 71-53

    No. 8 Forest Park (10-1) got off to a slow start, falling behind early before taking the lead for good in the second quarter and going on to beat No. 7 City, 71-53, on Thursday. "When you can get a Lake Clifton and a City and a Digital win in the same...
  • Eleanor Roosevelt High to hold winter concert

    Music students at Eleanor Roosevelt High School will present a winter concert Thursday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. The concert features the Roosevelt and symphonic bands; symphony orchestra, concert orchestra and Roosevelt Strings; and the women's, chamber...
  • Analysts weigh in on Maryland's 2012 football recruiting class

    Analysts weigh in on Maryland's 2012 football recruiting class
    Start with a 2-10 season, add an exodus of players, and then subtract two coordinators. What you would typically get from those undeniably negative ingredients is a football recruiting class ranked among the lowest of any BCS-level program in the country....
  • Superlatives for Maryland's 2012 football class

    Superlatives for Maryland's 2012 football class
    One man's opinion on the potential of Maryland's 2012 football commitments. Post your takes below. Most wanted: Given to the most heavily recruited Maryland commitments. OFFENSE Wes Brown – Good Counsel, running back, 6-0, 205 pounds, 4.59 40...
  • Toby's founder Orenstein wins award for community work

    Toby Orenstein is once again at the helm of one of her favorite projects — directing the Young Columbians, a singing group formed in 1975 by the founder of Toby's Dinner Theatre when Columbia was still Jim Rouse's baby. Working with talented...