| Jul 23, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Penn State has enjoyed a fertile recruiting pipeline into Maryland high school programs during the past decade, and the most recent classes have been no different.
But now, the future is unclear for several players from Baltimore who have made State...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 2:58 PM
E. Carey Kenney, a noted Pikesville artist who headed the art department at McDonogh School for more than three decades and whose oils and watercolors were inspired by the Owings Mills campus' rolling hills and fields, died Thursday of pneumonia at...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:52 AM
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...
| May 1, 2012
| 10:38 AM
Indiana University men’s basketball coach Tom Crean has announced the hiring of Kenny Johnson as an assistant coach for the Hoosiers. He replaces Bennie Seltzer who recently was named head coach at Samford University.
“We have been impressed...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:31 PM
Indiana University men's basketball coach Tom Crean has announced the hiring of Kenny Johnson as an assistant coach for the Hoosiers. He replaces Bennie Seltzer who recently was named head coach at Samford University.
"We have been impressed by Kenny and...
| Jun 14, 2008
An offhand comment by Eleanor Roosevelt to her mother-in-law in 1920—" 'Did you know Lucy Mercer married Mr. Winty Rutherfurd two days ago?' "—masked what was probably the most painful emotional trauma of her life: the discovery of a wartime...
| Dec 9, 2009
It is odd how history often bequeaths to us iconic names bereft of personality.
Helen Gahagan Douglas, once a paladin of California's progressive politics and a congressional stalwart of Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal, is such a name. To the extent she'...
| Jan 18, 2009
"I can't wait until spring," says author Bill Alexander. "I miss lettuce. I haven't had any decent lettuce for months."
He's not the only one waiting eagerly for the growing season to begin. All signs are that 2009 will be a banner year for vegetable...
| Nov 27, 2007
When Hillary Clinton opened her Washington townhouse for a political fundraiser last fall, the highlight for a select few came after the movers and shakers wrote their checks and left.
Despite her fame and power, Clinton keeps in regular touch with the...
| Dec 29, 2008
Martha S. Putney, a retired historian at Bowie State and Howard universities and the author of a book about African American women who served in the Women's Army Corps (WAC) during World War II, died Dec. 11 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at a...
| Mar 29, 2009
How Muscular Millionaire Bernarr Macfadden Transformed the Nation Through Sex, Salad, and
the Ultimate Starvation Diet
Harper: 292 pp., $25.99
Before Jack LaLanne and Jane Fonda, an odd man with an odd name reigned as America's...