| May 20, 2011
| 4:53 AM
For some, the sight of a faceless garage or a squat chain store or a long stretch of tract housing barely registers; there's just nothing unusual about such things. For artist Sofia Silva, they mean a lot. And, once framed by her camera lens, they are...
| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:12 PM
Aberdeen 21, Fallston 14
Annapolis Area Christian 40, Pallotti 0
Arundel 58, Southern-AA 13
Atholton 48, Centennial 0
Bel Air 21, C. Milton Wright 14
Bethesda 28, Walter Johnson 14
Bishop Ireton, Va. 48, St. Mary's Ryken 0
Bishop Walsh 57,...
| May 21, 2011
| 4:16 PM
When Severna Park senior Madeline Ross stepped onto the field for Saturday's Class 4A-3A state semifinal, she couldn't help but think about the heartbreak of a year ago. That's when the Falcons — then shooting for their fourth straight state title...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 5:49 AM
The trend of rising high sophomore sophomores making oral college commitments continues, highlighted by a pair of players who have chosen to join Maryland, the national runner-up the past two seasons.
Attackman Louis Dubick of Winston Churchill totaled ...
| Jul 30, 2012
My friend and I walked to a great pub here in Kensington called the "Churchill Arms." It is covered in moss and plants on the outside and has lots of pictures of Winston Churchill on the inside. There are a couple of large screens to watch different...
| Jun 28, 2011
You just got handed an opportunity.
It can't have felt like opportunity to you Monday, sitting in the courtroom in the avalanche of that verdict.
Guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty, guilty,...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Were you paying close attention during all those awkward “birds and the bees” talks and sex education lessons? If not it’s OK, because you’re about to go download a game for free (on sale from $.99) that will obliterate...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:34 AM
It was Queen Elizabeth who made me a foreign correspondent.
Before she turned up, my newspaper career had consisted of listening to Baltimore policemen reminisce about great hangings and covering bush-league statesmen deploring the state of the world.
| Oct 1, 2009
The statues depict two old men relaxing in easy chairs. As others mill about the drawing room, the men engage in conversation, one gesturing at the other to underscore a point. For nearly 20 years the likenesses of China's communist leaders Mao Tse-tung...
| Jan 10, 2010
Among the 2 million annual visitors to St. Paul's Cathedral, the architectural and spiritual heart of London, only a few ever notice the grimy, charcoal-gray stone just inside the Great West Door.
It is, after all, just a single ugly slice of rock. And...
| Dec 19, 2007
| 6:07 AM
The Spanish-American War, which officially began on this date, was a short and thoroughly lopsided affair, but it was long on enthusiasm and colorful characters.
Future president Teddy Roosevelt led a charge of cowboys and college students up a hill in...