| Dec 19, 2014
| 6:55 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — College basketball is better off and dozens of young men benefited because Tony Shaver never put to use his degree in business administration.
Nearly 38 years after he decided to go into coaching, Shaver reached rare territory...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Ann H. McLain, a longtime active resident of Chestertown who was also known as the "first lady of Washington College," died Wednesday at the Heron Point retirement community of heart failure. She was 94.
"She was a wonderful, gracious lady who had...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Tomorrow, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear Young v. United Parcel Service, a case in which an employer was permitted to suspend without pay or insurance a pregnant employee because she could not lift more that 20 pounds. Ms. Young's job for UPS was...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 12:51 AM
College field hockey
Terps roll, 5-1, reach 2nd round of NCAAs
Senior Steffi Schneid scored twice, leading host Maryland to a 5-1 field hockey win over Princeton in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The Terps' other goals were scored by senior...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 10:56 PM
UMBC beats Wake in PKs, gets Terps next
The UMBC men's soccer team advanced past Wake Forest, 3-2, in penalty kicks on Thursday night in Winston-Salem, N.C., in the first round of the NCAA men's soccer tournament. The Retrievers (12-5-4)...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The announcement of the winner of the Sophie Kerr Prize, the nation's largest undergraduate literary award, will return next year to Washington College's Chestertown campus after a brief stint when it was given in New York City or Baltimore, officials...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:23 PM
Johansson continues roll for Washington in win over Columbus
It should come as no surprise that left wing Alex Ovechkin leads the Washington Capitals with eight goals. But after left wing Marcus Johansson finished last season with eight goals in 80...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 11:06 PM
Dash is part of Laurel's $981,000 Fall Festival of Racing
Julian Pimentel will ride 5-2 favorite Dads Caps instead of Ben's Cat on Saturday in the $350,000 De Francis Dash, part of Laurel Park's nine-race $981,000 Fall Festival of Racing. Ben's Cat...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 2:49 AM
Ben's Cat could be first to win 4 Md. Million races
Ben's Cat has a chance next Saturday at Laurel Park to become the first horse to win Jim McKay Maryland Million races in four different years. After victories in 2010, 2011 and 2012 in...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:31 PM
George Edgar Hauver, a retired Aberdeen Proving Ground scientist and amateur photographer who was a first-place winner in photo contests, died of dementia complications Sept. 17 at Bloom Assisted Living in Hilton Head, S.C. The former Bel Air resident was...
| Sep 9, 2014
There were few surprises for local colleges and universities in the oft-quoted U.S. News and World Report annual rankings released Tuesday.
The Johns Hopkins University maintained its 12th-place position for national universities, falling between...