| Jan 12, 2015
| 1:13 PM
— President Barack Obama traveled to this small Southern city Friday to sell his new proposal for making community college as widely available as high school, the culmination of a tour outside Washington to promote policy initiatives aimed at the...
| Dec 12, 2014
Annual tree lighting
The Chesapeake Arts Center will host its annual tree lighting event at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Celebrate the season with hot chocolate and an arts center favorite: hot Dr. Pepper with...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Kayla Mills (Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy, 2013) USC soccer sophomore: Mills and fellow Flintridge Sacred Heart alumna Katie Johnson had an eventful season, which came to a close in penalty kicks during the first round of the NCAA Division I...
| Dec 20, 2014
Four years ago, Vinay Bhargava had an epiphany. The Google executive was giving a talk to students at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Virginia. The students, bright, tech-focused and driven, had no idea how the college...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 11:08 PM
Blast starts fast, beats Silver Knights, 12-4
The visiting Blast scored five goals in the first quarter and used a strong defensive effort to beat the Syracuse Silver Knights, 12-4, on Friday night and remain undefeated in the Major Arena...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 8:49 PM
For weeks we've seen holiday celebrations of drama, dance and song on stages at the Chesapeake Arts Center, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Anne Arundel Community College's Kauffman Theater, St. John's College and area churches.
The final Sunday...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:46 PM
A favorite holiday tradition is in its 10th fully staged revival on the local stage: Pasadena Theatre Company's annual production of "It's a Wonderful Life."
The show lovingly interprets Frank Capra's 1946 film starring James Stewart, which has been...
| Dec 10, 2014
Marylander McFadden named USOC Female Athlete of the Month
The United States Olympic Committee named Paralympic track and field athlete Tatyana McFadden, who grew up in Clarksville and attended Atholton, Female Athlete of the Month for...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 9:52 AM
It's no secret that two proponents of police body cameras — Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young — are at loggerheads over the details of how to implement the program.
But another dispute helped...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Loyola tops Columbia, 64-62, on Laster's jump shot in final second
Guard Eric Laster made a jumper with one second left in regulation and Loyola Maryland ended a three-game losing streak in men's basketball with a 64-62 victory over host...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Barbara J. Smith-Cox, news director of WNAV-AM in Annapolis who established a local chapter of Sisters Network, an African-American breast cancer survivors group, died of a cardiac arrest Nov. 14 at her Arnold home. She was 55.
"I am greatly saddened by...