| Mar 3, 2012
| 7:46 PM
River Hill's heavyweight Jason Johnson looked like a jumping jack as he hopped around the mat at the end of his championship match. The senior was exuberant, punching his hands in the air with both index fingers pointing to the sky.
He had just earned...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 7:51 AM
The Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association wrestling tournament last weekend turned up one four-time champion (Nathan Kraisser of Centennial at 126) and four, two-time champs -- La Plata's Josh Llopez (152), Chesapeake-AA's Alex Rice...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 3:36 PM
"This Thing Called the Future"
By J. L. Powers
Cinco Puntos Press, 208 pages, $16.95
Ages 13 and up
Khosi is a 14-year-old girl living on the edge of Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. She has no luxuries in her life. She lives a small shack with her...
| 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,...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:42 PM
4A Regional Semifinals
Poly 50, Perry Hall 21
Catonsville 30, Paint Branch 28
North Point 38, Arundel 21
Old Mill 45, South River 7
Quince Orchard 52, Bethesda 7
Winston Churchill 24, Gaithersburg 6
3A Regional Semifinal...
| Nov 16, 2011
Bluesman collaborated with Stevie Ray Vaughan
Doyle Bramhall, 62, a blues singer, drummer and songwriter best known for his collaborations with the late guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, died Saturday at his home in Alpine, Texas, the Houston...
| Nov 29, 2011
100 Years Ago
Horses and POWs
From the Woodbine social column:
"Mr. Beverley B. Bennett is spending some time with relatives in Sykesville.
Mr. Charles Krooner spent Wednesday in Westminster.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wolbert spent Sunday with...
| 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 12, 2012
| 8:01 PM
As a part of the Burbank Public Library's continuing “Meet the Author” program, the library this past week gave Burbankers the opportunity to spend an evening with legendary nightclub owner and filmmaker Fred Weintraub.
Staged by Library...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:09 PM
WILMINGTON, Del. — Jerry Krause enters a hotel lobby loaded down by two suitcases, an Arizona Diamondbacks-issued laptop and that look defining any haggard business traveler.
In three hours, he will sit through his second doubleheader in as many...
| 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 ...