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  • Ann H. McLain, 'first lady of Washington College'

    Ann H. McLain, 'first lady of Washington College'
    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...
  • UMBC beats Wake in PKs, gets Terps next

    UMBC beats Wake in PKs, gets Terps next
    Men's soccer 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)...
  • Sophie Kerr Prize announcement returns to Washington College

    Sophie Kerr Prize announcement returns to Washington College
    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...
  • Julian Pimentel will ride Dads Caps in De Francis

    Julian Pimentel will ride Dads Caps in De Francis
    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...
  • Ben's Cat could be first to win four Maryland Million races

    Ben's Cat could be first to win four Maryland Million races
    Laurel Park 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...
  • George E. Hauver, APG physicist

    George E. Hauver, APG physicist
    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...
  • Two centuries later, Battle of Caulk's Field brought to light

    Two centuries later, Battle of Caulk's Field brought to light
    — 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...
  • At Hall of Fame banquet, honorees cherish BCL experiences

    At Hall of Fame banquet, honorees cherish BCL experiences
    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...
  • Jeff Shirk says Washington College men's lacrosse did not run up score in 20-7 rout of Gettysburg

    Jeff Shirk says Washington College men's lacrosse did not run up score in 20-7 rout of Gettysburg
    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&...
  • A professor's campaign against plagiarism [Commentary]

    A professor's campaign against plagiarism [Commentary]
    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...
  • Sophie Kerr finalists announced

    Sophie Kerr finalists announced
    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...