| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:12 PM
It may be Joe Paterno's final gift to his beloved university.
At least for one week, the images of ugliness and despicable behavior caused by Jerry Sandusky's alleged child abuse have been cast aside.
Ever since news broke about Paterno's...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 12:41 PM
Two hundred fifty years ago, in 1762, Jonathan Hager founded a community near the stone house he built for his future wife, Elizabeth. He named the new town Elizabethtown after her.
To celebrate the 250th anniversary of the city's founding, the City...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 5:05 PM
CLEVELAND — Orioles designated hitter Jim Thome hasn't decided how much longer he wants to play, but he has a legitimate chance to catch an old teammate and friend on one of the most noteworthy lists in baseball history if he sticks around a little....
| Feb 15, 2012
| 5:05 PM
No. 3 Rangers: 28th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Yankees.
One pitch away from a World Series parade in October. Tens of thousands to go in February, and that doesn't count those thrown on the back fields and in the batting cages....
| Feb 11, 2012
| 10:49 PM
Peyton Manning has been a dominant player in the NFL since 1998.
He has led his team to a Super Bowl title, gone to multiple Pro Bowls, earned MVP honors and set multiple passing records. His critical importance to his team was highlighted in his absence...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 12:17 PM
The Ladies of Ebenezer AME Church, 40 W. Bethel St., will hold a fish fry Saturday, starting at 11 a.m. for one of its Women’s Day fundraisers.
It will be eat in or take out.
The menu includes fish, fried potatoes and onions, coleslaw, cornbread...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 3:25 PM
“I think we’ve heard enough about Whitney Houston. Let’s let her rest in peace, please.”
“It’s surprising, as I’m sitting here reading Mail Call, and I remember over four years ago when gas...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:50 PM
When Eddie Murray's sculpture is unveiled at Camden Yards this afternoon, if the sun catches the bronze just so, onlookers might get a glimpse of themselves in the reflection.
It's fitting for the Orioles' most prolific hitter ever. Writers, and even...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Two days ago, Orioles Hall of Famer Eddie Murray received a sneak peek of the statue that would be unveiled Saturday in his honor.
With the switch-hitting Murray hitting from the left side, crouched low to the ground, bat barrel pointing to the sky in...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 7:04 PM
The rain would not come for another hour, so Hall of Famer Eddie Murray had to settle for bathing in the affection of his close friends and the large gathering of fans who crowded into Legends Park to see his statue unveiled on Saturday.
| Aug 13, 2012
| 2:52 PM
To the sports fans and careful readers who called or wrote us about the Almanac item on Monday, thank you. And yes, we know that the caption about Mickey Mantle was wrong. But thanks for sharing. We appreciate hearing about such errors and ask you to keep...