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  • First Mariner's Hale retires

    First Mariner's Hale retires
    Edwin F. Hale Sr., the Baltimore trucking magnate and developer, said Friday that he has retired as chief executive and chairman of First Mariner Bancorp — the banking company he built, only to scramble in the housing market collapse and recession...
  • MISL's new Norfolk SharX want to capitalize on soccer's rising popularity

    By now, you've probably heard the TV numbers for Sunday's World Cup final were through the roof. The national rating was 8.6, which crushed the British Open and even last week's MLB All-Star Game. What you might not have heard is that of the 56 markets,...
  • Two Blast mainstays announce retirements

    Two Blast mainstays announce retirements
    Two Baltimore Blast mainstays — captain and midfielder Robbie Aristodemo and defender Billy Nelson — have announced their retirements. Aristodemo, 34, spent the last six seasons of his nine-year indoor career with the Blast, scoring 56...
  • MISL has added stability, five new teams for 2011-12 season

    MISL has added stability, five new teams for 2011-12 season
    In many past summers, Blast owner and Major Indoor Soccer League chairman Ed Hale was confronted with two frustrating questions as a new season approached: Which franchises are coming and which are going? Before last year, three teams left the league...
  • Baltimore and Washington in competition to sell tickets for soccer exhibitions

    Baltimore and Washington in competition to sell tickets for soccer exhibitions
    In competition for another kind of football fan, the Baltimore Ravens hope to get a jump on the Washington Redskins when tickets go on sale Tuesday for this summer's friendly between two prominent English Premier League teams. Tottenham Hotspur and...
  • Blast routs Syracuse, 21-6, to build on Eastern Division lead

    Blast routs Syracuse, 21-6, to build on Eastern Division lead
    The home game woes that plagued the Baltimore Blast earlier in the season are clearly long gone. More proof came in dominating fashion Friday night against the visiting Syracuse Silver Knights, the team that spoiled the Blast's home opener back in...
  • Most rural Marylanders say, 'War? What war?'

    Most rural Marylanders say, 'War? What war?'
    Nobody asked me but . . . This news, via MarylandReporter.com, might come as a shock to members of the General Assembly who believe the O'Malley administration is waging a "war on rural Maryland": A poll by OpinionWorks finds that 62 percent of...
  • Hale is retired from bank, but he's not out of business

    Hale is retired from bank, but he's not out of business
    EASTON – Shortly before sunrise, Edwin F. Hale Sr. scatters decoys on the water, preparing for a day of waterfowl hunting on his Talbot County farm. The day dawns cloudy, a good sign because ducks and geese fly low under clouds, Hale says, as he...
  • Ten things that should happen on 'The Walking Dead'...

    "The Walking Dead,"AMC's epic, buzzy zombie apocalypse drama, returns from its midseason hibernation this Sunday at 9 p.m. with the first of six episodes closing out the second season. The midseason finale, which aired on Nov. 27, saw a zombified...
  • Blast midfielder Pat Healey continuing to make his father proud

    Blast midfielder Pat Healey continuing to make his father proud
    During his college soccer days at Towson, Pat Healey grew accustomed to receiving a text message from his father on game days. Kevin Healey, the president and general manager of the Baltimore Blast, would make sure to reach his son by phone earlier in...
  • Blast owner Ed Hale to be inducted into MISL Hall of Fame

    Blast owner Ed Hale to be inducted into MISL Hall of Fame
    Baltimore Blast Owner Ed Hale will be one of three inaugural inductees into the MISL Hall of Fame, the United Soccer Leagues announced Tuesday. Hale, who has owned the Blast for 17 years, has been instrumental over the years in keeping the team in the...