| Dec 28, 2013
| 4:31 PM
Change filled the sporting landscape in 2013. Some was gradual and incremental, some sudden and profound.
Familiar faces were gone, familiar schedules and relationships transformed perhaps for good. How well people and organizations adapt and adjust set...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 7:54 AM
The General Motors factory in Baltimore, the Solo Cup plant in Owings Mills and the steel mill at Sparrows Point all made things for decades. And all closed in the past 10 years.
It's a familiar tale for much of the country. But Maryland's manufacturing...
| Nov 28, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Craig Littlepage scrapped Thanksgiving with family in his native Pennsylvania. He's delegating more to underlings and isn't nearly as conversant about early season college basketball as he'd like.
"We're trying to fix football,...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 10:46 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Brenda Frese will be the first to tell you she sometimes trampled through life, so intent on the goals ahead that she didn't necessarily worry about the bruised feelings left in her wake.
If she wanted something, she took it, a...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:39 PM
FT. HOOD, Texas -- Moments after news broke of the Ft. Hood shooting about 4 p.m. last Wednesday, Suzy Sanders began frantically texting her 21-year-old stepson, a soldier stationed at the Army post since fall.
His first chilling reply landed at 5:22 p....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Gregory Howell, RB, Coral Gables
Ht: 6-1 Wt: 205
Recruiting Buzz: A between-the-tackles power runner, Howell is the kind of running back that enjoys contact, and in FAU’s run-heavy spread offense, that’ll be well-received.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Today is Darwin Day, the 205th anniversary of the birth of the father of the theory of evolution.
It's a scientific "holiday" that has had its evolutionary ups and downs.
Five years ago, for the bicentennial of Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Cassidy Goodwin doesn't like talking about herself. Even if there is a lot she could say about how good she is at her craft.
So we turn to Mike Miller, her field hockey coach at Gloucester High.
"I first saw her play when she was in middle school," he...
| Jul 30, 2013
My 10-day vacation was chaotic, traumatic and, for a short while, relaxing. While I was away: Lafayette grad Levi Giese signed a contract to play pro basketball in the Basketball Japan League for the expansion team Bambitious Nara, beginning in......
| May 13, 2013
Evidently not. The Chronicle of HIgher Education has posted a list of the top 100 salaries of public-university presidents (by total compensation package: Graham B. Spanier Pennsylvania State University at University Park $2,906,721 (1st) Jay Gogue Auburn...
| Dec 8, 2012
Chris Streveler, 6-2, 200, Marian Central, Sr.
Among the most productive players McHenry County has ever seen, the Minnesota recruit completed 164 of 248 attempts for 2,397 yards with 26 touchdowns and just 4 interceptions. Rushed for 1,...