| Jul 18, 2014
Harry C. Rhodes, former Queen Anne's County schools superintendent who oversaw the peaceful integration of that county's schools and who played a pivotal role in the community college movement in the state, died Monday of heart failure at the University...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Terence T. Finn, a retired NASA executive who boosted the Space Shuttle program and whose passion for military history fueled four books on the subject, died June 27 of a blood platelet disorder. The Eastern Shore resident was 71.
Dr. Finn, a New York...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Washington College in Chestertown has named Jack Griswold, an investment executive, as the interim president of the college, according to a press release issued Monday.
Griswold — an emeritus member and former chair of the college's board of...
| Jul 8, 2014
The Washington Wizards announced their roster and schedule for the Las Vegas Summer League. They will play in three preliminary-round games this week before competing in a tournament concluding with the July 21 championship game. Washington will play...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 11:39 PM
Blake Carter, former Navy standout, dead at 27
Former Navy cornerback Blake Carter died unexpectedly last Sunday at his home in Norfolk, Va., where he was serving aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp. He was 27. "Blake was...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 11:00 AM
All across the country, Americans will wrap up their Fourth of July celebrations by watching the sky light up with fireworks. If you’re going to be one of them, you have chemistry to thank.
Fireworks displays have become increasingly sophisticated...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:06 AM
Pannell's late goal lifts Team USA to 10-9 win in MLL All-Star Game
The New York Lizards' Rob Pannell scored with seven seconds remaining to lift Team USA to a 10-9 victory over Team MLL on Thursday night before an announced 10,327 at...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:40 AM
Tatyana McFadden to defend crown in Chicago
Reigning women's wheelchair champion Tatyana McFadden (Atholton) will defend her title in the Oct. 12 Chicago Marathon, race officials announced. McFadden, 25, became last year the first...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
In the four years that Jeff Shirk has coached Washington College, the program has qualified for the NCAA tournament three times. This spring, the team reached the national semifinals for the first time since 2004.
That may seem like a remarkable...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:37 AM
The president of Washington College announced Tuesday that he will step down this fall to take a new post in Virginia.
Mitchell B. Reiss, who has led the college in Chestertown for four years, will become the new CEO and president of the Colonial...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 8:27 PM
In the words of midfielder Ben Hunt, the Chesapeake Bayhawks got back to playing Bayhawks lacrosse.
Attackman Brendan Mundorf scored three of Chesapeake's final four goals — including the game-winner with 2 minutes, 57 seconds left in regulation...