| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Matt McPhearson is the outlier of his family, the ugly duckling of sorts.
With a family of football players, the gridiron seemed like the obvious choice. Instead, McPhearson chose baseball, and Thursday night the speedy center fielder could become the...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 4:01 PM
Christi Noll Ciampaglione has been named by McDaniel College as the recipient of its 2012 Joseph R. Bailer Award.
The award is presented each year to a McDaniel College master's degree recipient who has made a significant contribution to the field of...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Who: Brian Trusky, 42, Fort Lauderdale
Title: Vice president of loss prevention for Moss & Associates, a Fort Lauderdale-based construction company, founded in 2004 by Bob L. Moss.
Start date: Promoted June 2008; joined the firm in 2004 as safety...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Here are five storylines to watch during Maryland's opening game Friday night against Kentucky at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.:
How will Maryland's bulk — freshmen Shaquille Cleare and Charles Mitchell each top 260 pounds —...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 2:02 PM
The box score for Maryland's opening-game loss to Kentucky contained one gaudy, improbable number — 28.
"I've never seen anything like it," Wildcats coach John Calipari said of the 28 offensive rebounds — 19 in the first half — the...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Lynly Safran McCoog, a homemaker who was a Lutherville school volunteer, died of breast cancer Nov. 13 at the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care in Towson. She was 43 and lived in Lutherville.
Born Lynly Safran in Toms River, N.J., she was the daughter of...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 2:48 PM
When Baltimore County schools Superintendent Dallas Dance announced plans this fall to create a school safety office in the aftermath of several gun incidents, some in the community assumed he would pick someone with a badge to lead the new department....
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:07 PM
When Ken Brinkman took over the North Harford football program 15 years ago, he wanted to generate the same "Friday night lights" excitement he experienced as a player in western Pennsylvania to the Pylesville campus. Guiding the Hawks to the playoffs for...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 3:35 PM
COLLEGE PARK — On their recent media day, some of the Maryland basketball players made like heavyweight boxers, flexing their biceps and striking poses of exaggerated toughness for photographers.
But not Jake Layman.
"Want me to smile?" Layman...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:00 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Mark Turgeon could hardly have worn a more sour expression during Friday night’s first half, and it was still just the preseason. As far as displaying angst over his promising young team, Maryland’s basketball coach was...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 3:18 PM
When Byron Westmorland takes the floor with the rest of his Bowie State teammates Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA Division II Tournament, he'll do so knowing he's accomplished what he set out to do.
Two weeks ago he led Bowie State on an...