| 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...
| 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 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 1, 2014
| 3:00 AM
— The Battle of Caulk's Field, the engagement at which the local soldiers of the Kent County militia stood up to the highly trained British Royal Navy and Marines, unfolded in the darkness of the early morning of Aug. 31, 1814. The only light came...
| May 1, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Villanova men's basketball coach Jay Wright has seen the pride that one of his top recruits, Mount St. Joseph star Phil Booth, shows when it comes to playing basketball in the Baltimore Catholic League.
"Phil knows it's not about him, it's about Mount...
| May 2, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The final score of 20-7 suggested that No. 6 Washington College had an easy time in Wednesday’s thumping of visiting Gettysburg in a Centennial Conference tournament semifinal in Chestertown. But that was not the case.
After scoring the game&...
| May 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Twenty-two years ago at the end of a semester of teaching an Intro to Philosophy course, I received an unforgettable wake-up call on the issue of plagiarism. During the reading period between the final class session and the final exam, I discovered two...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Washington College announced five finalists Friday, including two from the Baltimore area, for its annual Sophie Kerr Prize. The nation's largest undergraduate literary award is worth $62,900 this year.
The private liberal arts college in Chestertown...