| Oct 25, 2011
| 4:05 PM
When Debbie Buenger, a former elementary school physical education teacher now at East Middle School in Westminster, introduced the game of cricket to her class one rainy afternoon last year, the excitement blew her away.
"The kids absolutely loved it,"...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Reading the article, "Some residents upset with cricket field plan," (Dec. 6) brings up a question: Who are these "incumbent users" and why do they think they have priority in using a public park?
A cricket field will be usable by the diversifying...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Ever notice how late summer nights come alive with the chirps and rhythmic whirrs of crickets and katydids? Now, just by stepping outside and listening for a minute or two, you can help scientists understand more about nature's symphony, and the unseen...
| May 30, 2012
Do you have ants in your pantry or bats in your attic? Are mosquitoes, moles and wasps driving you nuts? These pesky, unwanted guests can be extremely hard to remove once they invade your property, and are especially common during the summer months....
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:20 AM
Scorpion, anyone? How about silkworms and mole crickets? Corner BYOB has them on the menu, for one night only, at Tuesday night's Gastronaut Society Dinner.
Bernard Dehaene's menu starts, innocently enough, with a parsnip and potato vichyssoise with...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Winfield has long been the home of successful football, basketball, baseball and softball recreation programs.
In the past several weeks, though, another sport has joined the lineup, as cricket has come to Carroll County.
The sport is starting to expand...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 3:44 PM
The Thomas and Jimmy situation just got real(ly sad).
Yes, a lot went down in this two-hour penultimate episode of Season 3. It all felt, at times, a bit laborious (this was two of the U.K. episodes, for some reason, smashed together), but it...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Welcome to Mardi Gras week. Even on a Monday, Internet users have plenty to gawk at as New Orleans avoids allowing a celebration to get in the way of a shooting, the Pope resigns for the first time since the Middle Ages, and Jack White brings down...
| Mar 3, 2013
Nick Markakis, Adam Jones and the other Orioles get four months off between baseball seasons. Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and the world champion Ravens have five months to go before training camp begins.
Big-time athletes, after all, need a chance to rest...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 12:18 PM
When Chirag Vani, 27, stepped onto the field for the title match at the American College Cricket national championship last month, he and the rest of the UMBC cricket club were confident.
"We had won the Mid-Atlantic Regional last year, so we had...
| Aug 19, 2011
It's long been the ambition of music-subscription services to make their monthly fees disappear into some other charge, such as your ISP bill. This week, Rhapsody -- the granddaddy of music subscriptions -- accomplished that feat....