| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:12 AM
The St. Patrick's day storm that brought several inches of snow to Maryland has forced the annual Division III men's lacrosse game between Washington College and host Salisbury to move from Tuesday at 5 p.m. to Wednesday at 4 p.m. at Sea Gull Stadium....
| Mar 17, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Joy Gettel Wheeler, a volunteer who taught children about the environment at the Cylburn Arboretum, died of multiple myeloma March 13 at Gilchrist Hospice Center in Towson. She was 87 and lived in Towson.
Born Joy Gettel in Baltimore and raised on Walker...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:11 PM
Kelly McPartland broke a 7-all tie on a free-position goal with 1:39 left as No. 2 Maryland beat host Princeton, 8-7, in women's lacrosse Wednesday night.
Taylor Cummings (McDonogh) scored twice for the Terps (14-1). The Tigers (7-4) led 5-3 at the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Picture a Victorian mansion in move-in condition that could function as a bed-and-breakfast, a home for a growing family, or just a place for anyone hankering for a bygone time. This 19th-century home at 114 Washington Ave. in Chestertown on the western...
| May 9, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Washington College’s 13-6 rout of Eastern in the first round of the NCAA tournament on Wednesday unfolded despite the absence of faceoff specialist Michael Trapp, and it isn't clear whether his pulled hamstring will make the junior miss Saturday&...
| May 15, 2014
| 1:35 PM
In the aftermath of Washington College’s 12-11 upset of 2013 national champion Stevenson in an NCAA tournament quarterfinal Wednesday night, coach Jeff Shirk was too amped to sleep. And he hoped that this would be a rare case of where the players...
| May 13, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Growing up on the Eastern Shore afforded Alex Stinton plenty to describe. The subjects surrounded him: the sounds, the wildlife, the water.
The boy who grew up reading in the bayfront community of Wittman, and later dug into William Wordsworth, has...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Eleanor Louise Taylor, a retired Johns Hopkins Hospital chemist, died of coronary artery disease May 6 at the institution where she worked. The Catonsville resident was 90.
Born Eleanor Louise Harnishfeger in Baltimore, she was the daughter of Louis...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:41 PM
The No. 15 Loyola Maryland women's lacrosse team won the Patriot League regular-season title Saturday, defeating visiting No. 20 Navy, 11-6.
The Greyhounds (12-4, 8-0) completed their ninth undefeated regular-season conference schedule. They will host...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:36 AM
Towson kept the game close for nearly a quarter before No. 2 Maryland went on a 7-0 run and won, 19-8, Wednesday night.
Kelly McPartland had a game-high six goals for the host Terps (12-0). Gabby Cha (Mount de Sales) gave the Tigers (5-5) a 1-0 lead 2:...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:29 AM
On a recent trip to San Antonio, Texas, I was struck by a realization: Spanish is no longer merely a foreign language; it has officially become a domestic one.
Ordering a coffee at Starbucks, having a drink with colleagues at a local restaurant,...