| Dec 4, 2010
| 6:32 PM
Editor's note: Instead of his regular column, James P. Gray this week has decided to share a letter he sent to "Three Cups of Tea" author Greg Mortenson.
Mr. Greg Mortenson
Central Asia Institute
P.O. Box 7209
Bozeman, Montana 59771
| 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 20, 2012
| 4:35 PM
As excitement builds for this week's opening of the Summer Olympics, many an armchair athlete may yearn to hop a transcontinental flight to London.
But if a trip overseas isn't in the cards right now, why not discover a taste of jolly olde England closer...
| 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...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Winston Churchill once confessed that his education was interrupted only by his schooling. Very funny; but far from the reality of those who are trying hard to be admitted to top schools in this country.
The question of whether universities should focus...
| 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...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Definitely Christopher Fowler, who writes the "Peculiar Crimes Unit" and "Bryant & May" series. He has such a great sense of humor and knows so much about the history of London. His books are so much fun to read.
— Rena Gorman, Aurora
| Mar 19, 2012
| 1:11 PM
Students beware: Scholarship providers aren't just going by your application to learn about you.
They're also checking you out on Google and social media sites, according to a recent survey. And what they uncover — the good or the bad — could...
| 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...