| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Emily Wylam, a Grafton High graduate, recently was named the head men's and women's swimming and diving coach at the University of Rochester (N.Y.).
She was hired after spending four seasons as an assistant at Case Western Reserve, a top-notch...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Lafayette High running back Jahlil Green has received his sixth Division I football scholarship offer and his second from a Football Bowl Subdivision school. Green said Wednesday that he was offered by Ohio University, just two days after receiving an...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Poquoson High’s 2010 state title and Bruton’s ’09 near-miss aside, Bay Rivers District football has been known more in recent years for a wealth of good teams but few superpowers. That depth is showing up increasingly on the college...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:24 AM
When Sobrio's co-founders gave their business pitch at Connecticut's Innovation Summit a year ago, they were a bit intimidated.
After all, Tom Bachant and Nadav Ullman were both undergraduates at the University of Connecticut. Sobrio, which uses a...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 4:47 PM
From my 2008 piece.:
It started with Alan Rust casually saying to his friend Julie Harris, "I was going to ask you if you'd like to do 'The Effect of Gamma Rays on the Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds,' but I didn't have the heart to ask you to play...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In a packed pub in midtown Manhattan, Ryan Flagherty is surrounded on three sides by people clamoring for his attention.
He spins one way and pours a shot of vodka into a glass, then turns around and wedges a lime into a bottle of Corona, pushing it...
| May 7, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Sylvester Young, a former music professor at Ohio University, has been selected as FAMU's new marching band director.
Officials at Florida A&M University in Tallahassee announced early last month that they were interviewing two people for the job of...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Scientists have added two species of ape and monkey to the evolutionary tree, filling in a 10-million-year gap in the fossil record from a period when apes and Old World monkeys diverged.
Fossil specimens of jaws and teeth, collected by Ohio...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The parents of the FAMU drum major who was hazed to death said Tuesday that the university "needs to get its priorities straight" before the famous marching band can perform again.
In an interview with the Orlando Sentinel, Robert and Pamela Champion...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Playing Division I basketball was the furthest thing from Tariq Owens’ mind when he was just a 5-foot-9 eighth-grade football player. But three years, 12 inches and a new sport changed his mindset dramatically.
Owens, now a 6-foot-9, 180-pound...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:29 PM
Jahlil Green was nearing 10 Division I football scholarship offers the day he floored Andy Linn, his coach at Lafayette High, with the maturity by which he was handling the process. Green had just finished his visit to the University of Richmond, the...