| Jul 25, 2012
Heartbreak Hill: South African rider Paul Hart's Olympic dream was dashed when the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled him and his horse Heartbreak Hill out of the South African Olympics team for the equestrian discipline of eventing. The court ordered...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Kentucky has the Derby. Maryland, of course, is home to the Preakness Stakes. And Pennsylvania boasts the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair, an annual celebration of all things equestrian that dates back well over a century.
"It started as a one-day...
| Jan 30, 2012
Organizing the G-8 and NATO summits is like preparing for a hurricane. You can't entirely control the outcome, and any violence could be catastrophic for the city, the mayor and the president.
Leslie Fox, the first person selected to run the May 19-21...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
A moody tavern. An extraordinary cocktail. The easy lapping of bay water against the banks of the Inner Harbor. Duckpin lanes. Old Bay. Art in an otherwise empty storefront. For all of these things, and for so many more, people love Baltimore. People feel...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 11:05 AM
[This story originally appeared in the Daily Press May 6, 1996. Jim Kincaid died Sunday, July 17, 2011, at his home in Farmville.]
Jim Kincaid had already enjoyed his 15 minutes of fame. This time, he was looking for some...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 10:37 AM
LONDON – When the three-day eventing riders at the first formal test event of the 2012 OIympics approach obstacle number five Tuesday, they will be dealing with a problem akin to the one for which the Royal Observatory to their left was built in...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 7:42 PM
What started as something to do for fun turned into a lifetime passion for Richard Spooner.
Growing up in Fountain Valley, Spooner, 40, enjoyed baseball and other sports, but when relatives came out for riding lessons, it sparked a new interest in...