| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Those close to Roscoe Smith share a favorite phrase.
When speaking of Smith, a Baltimore native and 6-foot-8 Nevada-Las Vegas forward entered in Thursday's NBA draft, they repeat a pair of words, over and over.
It's not necessarily a nickname, but his...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Inspired by Kissimmee bakers David and Elaine Duran who are competing on TLC’s “Next Great Baker,” I dug into the Tribune family recipe archive for an old show-stopping favorite. The recipe appeared in a piece written in 1995 by...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Hillel Day School of Boca Raton held a major fundraiser recently, holding its first-ever Exhibition Basketball Game featuring the Harlem Wizards. The event raised more than $10,000 for the school's Scholarship Fund.
The exhibition game, played before a...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:03 PM
The Newport Harbor Music Education Foundation presented Under the Bell Tower, the high school's annual jazz picnic amid ideal sunny weather Sunday evening on the school's lawn.
The fundraising event featured the Newport Harbor Midshipman Jazz Band, as...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Let's hope the Stanley Cup Final is more exciting than the wager between the governors of California and New York over the hockey championship between the Los Angeles Kings and New York Rangers.
If the Kings win the Stanley Cup, New York Gov. Andrew M....
| May 31, 2014
| 10:29 PM
Track and field:
Hampton University will send a combined eight student-athletes to the NCAA outdoor championships after a strong showing this weekend in the NCAA East Preliminary in Jacksonville, Fla.
Six Pirates will be heading to Eugene, Ore.,...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Five years ago, when the local chapter of the NAACP wanted to give Clippers owner Donald Sterling a lifetime achievement humanitarian award, Los Angeles' African American community was divided.
Sterling had been a prominent donor to the NAACP chapter...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 6:07 AM
The Orioles' scheduled day off and the evening rain was a good opportunity to catch up on chores, spend quality time with your family, or do other things that don't involve watching sports. That's why blogger Jon Meoli restarted the Coffee Companion...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 7:47 PM
NORFOLK — Old Dominion played a slew of games against quality opponents this season, so the Monarchs were more inspired than intimidated as they notched a signature win.
Solid pitching, timely hitting and uncharacteristically sloppy defense from...
| May 2, 2014
| 6:26 AM
After an extra-innings doubleheader that went until almost 1 a.m, coffeemakers around the city are probably deep into their second pot this morning. While you're waiting for the first few cups to kick in, here's a summary of the morning's local sports...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Here was a story, it seemed, that resonated with a disparate and diffuse metropolis.
It was the tale of one city and two men — one on the ascent, a giant who staked his life's claim not on his championship banners, but on minority ownership in...