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  • Delaware student wins $61,000 writing prize

    Delaware student wins $61,000 writing prize
    Congratulations to Tim Marcin, winner of Washington College's Sophie Kerr Prize, worth $61,192 this year. The 22-year-old  from Wilmington, Del., who is headed to Northwestern University, plans to pursue a sports writing career. That's a worthy goal --...
  • In rise of obstacle course races, fun comes with risk

    In rise of obstacle course races, fun comes with risk
    Mud pits, electric wires, climbing walls and a long-distance run — for most participants, outdoor obstacle races offer a chance to overcome physical challenges and bond with friends, often in a rowdy atmosphere. But even as these adrenaline-fueled...
  • Stevenson beats RIT, 16-14, to capture Division III national championship

    Stevenson beats RIT, 16-14, to capture Division III national championship
    In the span of about 20 minutes, the Stevenson men’s lacrosse team went from easy winner to chagrined loser to eventual victor. The No. 4 Mustangs gave up a three-goal halftime advantage, trailed by three after the third quarter, and opened the...
  • How the U.S. hung a potential Iranian ally out to dry

    How the U.S. hung a potential Iranian ally out to dry
    The plight of the organized resistance to the regime in Iran, particularly the violent persecution of the group known as the Mujahedeen e-Khalq (MEK/PMOI), has been one of the great, untold stories in international politics. It is a story of deadly...
  • Perry Hall graduate Schwartz among Washington College's Class of 2013

    Perry Hall graduate Schwartz among Washington College's Class of 2013
    Abigail Schwartz of Perry Hall graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in business management and economics with a minor in psychology at Washington College’s commencement ceremony on May 19. While at Washington College,...
  • After jail scandal, spotlight on growing role of women officers

    After jail scandal, spotlight on growing role of women officers
    The 19-year-old felt sick to her stomach when she stepped into the Baltimore prison once nicknamed "Supermax" for her first day of work as a corrections officer. The place was dark and dingy, and she had never been around so many men before. When...
  • Notebook: STX re-signs with LXM Pro; Baum, Desko to debut

    Notebook: STX re-signs with LXM Pro; Baum, Desko to debut
    Baltimore-based sporting goods maker STX announced today it has renewed and expanded its agreement with Adrenaline and the LXM Pro Tour as a premium sponsor. As a part of the new multi-year sponsorship, STX will provide custom lacrosse equipment,...
  • Anne N. 'Nancy' Primrose, educator

    Anne N. 'Nancy' Primrose, educator
    Anne N. "Nancy" Primrose, a founder of the Gibson Island Country School who later retired from Bryn Mawr School, died Oct. 14 of heart failure at Heron Point retirement community in Chestertown. She was 87. The daughter of Judge Emory H. Niles, who...
  • C. Milton Wright earns first ever trip to Class 3A field hockey final

    C. Milton Wright earns first ever trip to Class 3A field hockey final
    In the hours leading to Monday's Class 3A state semifinal, C. Milton Wright coach Janice Rhodes said she sensed an uneasiness about her top-ranked field hockey team. "We had a lot of nerves going on … on the bus ride up [and] throughout the day,"...
  • Notebook: Hobart to join Northeast Conference next season

    Notebook: Hobart to join Northeast Conference next season
    Hobart announced Monday that its men's lacrosse team will accept an invitation to compete in the Northeast Conference as an associate member beginning next season. The Statesmen will leave the quickly crumbing Eastern College Athletic Conference...
  • Louis Goldstein's lessons of leadership

    "How can a man who collects taxes," Gov. William Donald Schaefer asked at Louis L. Goldstein's 81sth birthday party in 1994, "be so popular?" That is perhaps the greatest achievement of this great Marylander, who was born 100 years ago, and who died 15...