| Jul 23, 2011
| 3:52 PM
The summer is nearly half over, at least according to the calendar. But three of the nation's top 100 prospects in the Class of 2013 — Hampton's Anthony Barber, Phoebus' Troy Williams and Kecoughtan's Rajay Bullock — have had little time to...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 7:57 PM
Chicago police today issued a missing person alert for a 22-year-old woman who police say has cerebral palsy and may be at risk.
Betty Ward, 22, of the 8000 block of South Justine Street was last seen on July 17, police said.
Officials said the woman...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Going with the flow.
That's the way Brett Simpson is approaching this year's U.S. Open of Surfing.
Simpson has been at the top of his game at his home break the last two years, winning the coveted Men's title consecutively.
The 26-year-old Huntington...
| Jul 31, 2011
WHERE TO STAY
Hotel Erwin, 1697 Pacific Ave., Venice; (310) 452-1111 or (800) 786-7789, http://www.hotelerwin.com. 119 rooms in a lodging that was redone in 2009 by the trendy Joie de Vivre chain. One block from the beach and boardwalk. Rooftop bar. No...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 11:28 AM
It's official: I actually have followers for Fit for Life that don't have the same last name as me.
One reader was kind enough to answer my request for information on a local running club. What he told me was that there is a running club at Crescenta-...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:46 PM
Sitting on the back porch of his Southwest Baltimore home Sunday night, Richard Tarbert heard the loud gunshots — 10 of them, he counted. His instincts told him to run toward them.
That's because his 15-year-old son, Anthony, had been out with...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 1:50 PM
| Aug 2, 2011
| 8:23 PM
Alonzo Mourning, a 2000 Olympic gold medalist, seven time NBA All-Star and a member of the 2006 NBA champion Miami Heat, and five athletes from the peninsula Terry Kirby, Lisa Rice, Chris Slade, Ron Springs, and Walt "Fuzzy" Ward headline the list of...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 2:24 PM
It's said that all good things must come to an end.
Late Wednesday morning at the south side of the Huntington Beach Pier, Brett Simpson's two-year reign did just that.
The Huntington Beach athlete was among the Men's Prime Draw, Round 1 heat...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:05 PM
It wasn't long ago that long-time Laguna Beach resident Pat O'Connell would have been a must-watch at the U.S. Open of Surfing.
Between 1998 and 2005, O'Connell — who turns 40 in late-September — was a force in the Men's competition,...
| Aug 11, 2011
After a busy month of running hurdles in national events, McDonogh rising senior Autumne Franklin is spending her time away from track with a sharp focus on her future.
The Owings Mills resident is participating in a five-week engineering internship with...