| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:18 AM
SOUTH BEND -- Tough time for a significant injury.
Clay High School’s football team will head into its Class 4-A sectional opener against New Prairie Friday night short-handed.
It won’t be a quarterback, running back, receiver, or linebacker...
| Oct 21, 2012
Ah, baseball in the fall! Stirring, do-or-die drama! Brilliant pitching! Dazzling catches! Dramatic clouts! Grown men hopping about in locker rooms, spraying each other with carbonated fermented grape juice!
It is that last part of the proceedings, it...
| May 27, 2012
| 5:00 AM
Baltimore County Councilwoman Vicki Almond faces the kind of decision that makes a job like hers tough. She is being asked whether to allow the rezoning of an empty industrial site in Owings Mills to allow a major retail development anchored by a Wegmans....
| Sep 11, 2012
| 10:25 AM
It thoroughly confounds the pundits that the Baltimore Orioles, separated by 15 years from their last winning season, and with a roster dominated by the young and unknown, would host the New York Yankees in a September series with first place on the line....
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:45 PM
They said it could never happen again. Well, don't look now, but Florida is well on its way to stealing another election.
We all remember Florida 2000. A few months before the election, Florida's secretary of state (Katherine Harris) purges the voter...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 12:51 PM
About eight months ago, we got a new email system at The Herald-Mail, a switch that put all Schurz Communications properties “on the same page,” so to speak.
The change allowed us to more easily share documents, calendars and other items...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 1:07 PM
After 120 years of continuous operation, Fields of Pikesville is closing.
“It's true,” said Fields co-owner and general manager Jeffrey Levin, whose pharmacist father Norman bought the store from the Fields family in 1946. Levin said that...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Yogi Berra is probably the most quotable Yankee there ever was. When he was fired by George Steinbrenner in the mid-'80s, he vowed not to return to the team, and kept his promise for 14 years. The rift was mended in 1999, and Berra began a friendship with...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Bill "Moose" Skowron, who went from marbles, softball and dreams on the parks and playgrounds of the Northwest Side to attain fame as one of the greatest athletes from Chicago, has died. He was 81.
Skowron, whose most enduring renown came as a member...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here’s another subplot in the build-up to what should be a free-for-all in the AL East this summer:
Almost every team in the division can play the nobody-believed-in-us card.
With the exception of maybe the Blue Jays, who generated the most...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 5:48 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
I think it's time we explained something to our two hometown teams — the Orlando Magic and UCF Knights — about breaking the rules. Um, guys, here's a little primer in Cheating 101. The object of...