| May 9, 2014
| 12:20 PM
John L. Bell, a retired civil engineer who was a partner in the Baltimore engineering firm of Rummel, Klepper & Kahl, died April 28 of pneumonia at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He was 92.
The son of the Rev. John Wesley Bell, a Methodist minister, and...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 12:49 PM
John Krikorian admires the job Jon Waters has done. Not that long ago, he had to do it himself.
Krikorian, Christopher Newport's second-year men's basketball coach, was handed his first head coaching job, at the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, on Oct. 5,...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:29 AM
Richard and Jan Kost, of Richmond, Va., formerly of Bel Air, have announced the engagement of their son, John "JP" Paul Kost, to Nicole Corrine Stevens, daughter of Roger and Diane Stevens, of Front Royal, Va.
Nicole Stevens graduated from Warren County...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Chip Olsen and his wife, Linda, grew up on Long Island. Their memories, reflected in framed photographs on the walls of their home, are of long afternoons sitting on sandy beaches or idly dangling their feet from one of the many piers along the shore....
| Feb 8, 2012
| 2:04 PM
New Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin's success will rise and fall with the quality of his assistants.
So, like most coaches, Philbin has reached into his past and surrounded himself with coaches he knows and trust, such as Mike Sherman, who hired...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Jon Snead signed up a second time.
Snead, a junior guard playing his first season at Christopher Newport, isn't new to Captains coach John Krikorian. In 2009-10, Snead was the leading scorer on Krikorian's 24-5, NCAA tournament team at the Merchant...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:44 PM
There are parents who are easy to spot at sporting events, wildly cheering their offspring or silently willing them to succeed.
Then there's Tra Benefield's dad.
Army 1st Sgt. Arthur Benefield is pretty much impossible to miss at Christopher Newport...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 3:00 PM
Thomas Talbott Bond, founder of the T. Talbott Bond Co., a Baltimore-Washington photocopier dealership, died Friday of complications from dementia and a broken hip at Keswick Multicare Center.
The longtime Ruxton resident was 85.
The son of Henry M....
| Oct 26, 2011
| 8:50 AM
Every year, it is my privilege to nominate some of the brightest, most dedicated students in Maryland to the U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy
No nominations are necessary for admission...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:13 PM
Darrion Pellum served early notice he intends to make the most of his senior season, but he got some help from one of his newest and biggest friends. Pellum, Hampton's senior guard, poured in 33 points 21 in the second half as the Pirates pulled...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:10 PM
It started as the kind of delivery Pat Schoenberger, an Annapolis sea captain, had made many times: Pick up a client's motor sailboat, ferry it to Florida and return home in a few weeks' time.
A brilliant morning sky beckoned as Schoenberger and Jim...