| Aug 31, 2011
| 12:49 AM
While area prep squads prepare for new season, coaches are feverishly attempting to figure out the best way to put more oomph into offenses and determination into defenses.
Look for your favorite team's most uplifting prospects below:
| Sep 12, 2011
| 5:42 PM
One question the Orioles hope to figure out in the next three weeks is whether Chris Davis can be in the mix at third base heading into 2012.
A good defensive first baseman, Davis will be the club's primary third baseman until the season ends, assuming...
| Apr 9, 2011
| 2:09 PM
They aren't wishing away their youth, but University of Virginia basketball commitments Evan Nolte and Mike Tobey wouldn't mind starting their college experiences tomorrow.
Both got a jump on the next phase of their athletic and academic careers by...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 5:48 PM
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is the nation's lead science agency in handling oil spills. On the one-year anniversary of the BP oil spill, NOAA Administrator Jane Lubchenco talked to Orlando Sentinel columnist Mike Thomas about the...
| May 30, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Traveling throughout Florida after World War II, William Akers Jr. searched for a new home to raise his family and run a hotel.
He happened upon the remote, undeveloped sand dunes in north Volusia County and became a business leader in the community he...
| Feb 20, 2011
Oil from the BP spill remains stuck on the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico, according to a top scientist's video and slides that she says demonstrate the oil isn't degrading as hoped and has decimated life on parts of the sea floor.
That report is at odds...
| Jun 24, 2011
Archbishop Spalding names new assistant principal
Nicholas Hondrum has been appointed the new assistant principal of academic affairs at Archbishop Spalding High School. Hondrum, who has taught English for the past seven years at the school, is an...
| Oct 25, 2010
Greenpeace said it disagreed with official statements that most of the oil from the BP spill is gone from the Gulf of Mexico and added that it has a laboratory test to confirm crude from the catastrophe still sits on the seafloor.
"We're still seeing a...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 5:21 PM
I hate to be the bearer of good news when it comes to the Gulf of Mexico because it upsets so many of my fellow environmentalists still hoping for an oily Armageddon.
But the rest of you might want to call in sick, grab your fishing poles and head out to...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:01 PM
During a four-day period earlier this month, 47% of the surface of the Greenland ice sheet melted, bringing the total melted area to 97% of the surface, according to NASA.
The melting is the worst that has been observed since researchers have been...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 10:50 AM
On Thursday, the Seattle School Board announced the three finalists for the district’s Superintendent position.
Josť Banda, Steven Enoch and Sandra Husk were selected from a pool of 42 applicants by a 12-person search committee.
Next week, the...