| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:38 AM
The life of a triathlete is decidely different for amateurs and pros.
For Ben Bartlett, a 25-year-old former high school runner who turned to triathlons while in college at William and Mary, the goal is to get his pro card. After financial issues led...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:02 PM
The family that brought the Star of Sanford to the St. Johns River in the 1980s is getting back into the dinner cruise business with its latest boat, the Barbara Lee.
The big red-white-and-blue paddle wheeler is making its way from Clearwater to...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:39 AM
Do you care about the survival of sea turtles? Dolphins? Do you ride horses, watch whales or fish for large-mouth bass? Did you serve as a paratrooper — or care for someone who did?
If so, you can tell the world — with your license tag....
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Don Backe never won the America's Cup or any other world-class sailing event, but he probably had more of an impact on the sport around the Chesapeake Bay than any champion.
A segment of the local sailing community — the physically and emotionally...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Don't give up; Jillian Michaels doesn't want you to. The fitness hero, author, workout DVD guru and star of "The Biggest Loser" is currently touring with her live show, Maximize Your Life.
"The premise of the show is about maximizing your life and...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 12:01 PM
Alan D. Hecht, a retired insurance executive active in his industry for more than six decades who was also a national leader in his field, died of congestive heart failure April 2 at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and hospital. The Pikesville...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Ronald J. Biglin, a former business professor and dean of graduate programs at what is now Loyola University Maryland who owned a winery and a distribution company, died Monday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Lutherville resident was 81.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:48 PM
A $191,880 check can buy a lot of dresses, and Lily Kiletto walked off with both Tuesday night at the Lucky Hearts Poker Open.
Kiletto, who lived in South Florida for about a year, finished second in the World Poker Tour event behind behind Matt...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 4:35 AM
Thomas Francis Scanlan, 19, bolted after cops told him he was under arrest for underage drinking early Sunday at a home which was the scene of "loud screaming" and "loud music" with about 15 to 20 college students standing around outside, Boca Raton...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 4:51 AM
Traveling to Florida for Spring Break?
Then please leave your pets at home. A Clearwater cop had been working an an off-duty job near Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach when someone flagged him down to report that a dog was locked inside a car parked nearby,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Rudolph S. Gebhardt, who went from being a circus performer to a banker, died Sept. 10 of a blood clot at his Clearwater, Fla., home.
The former longtime Glen Arm resident was 86.
The son of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performers, Mr....