| Dec 23, 2011
| 5:28 PM
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...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 2:50 PM
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,...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 3:58 PM
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...
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:39 PM
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...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 2:34 PM
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...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 7:40 PM
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...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 3:54 AM
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...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 1:51 PM
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...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:03 AM
"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...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:36 PM
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...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 10:53 AM
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...