| May 16, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Friday morning's torrential rain gave fans and handicappers at Pimlico's Black-Eyed Susan Day a much different race card than they had planned for.
But by the time the showpiece Black-Eyed Susan Stakes ran under a clear blue sky Friday afternoon and the...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:07 PM
The practitioner of a now-closed Catonsville laser surgery center who was convicted of raping a woman at gunpoint in 1987 was indicted by an Allegany County grand jury last week for sexually assaulting a patient behind locked doors.
Dr. William Thomas...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Dolphins have evolved over millions of years to roam the oceans. These intelligent animals should not be confined to a concrete tank for our entertainment ("National Aquarium's dolphin question at center of animal welfare debate," May 18).
| May 23, 2014
| 2:58 PM
For the first time in two decades, Baltimore County doesn't have a favorite son or daughter in the governor's race. All the more reason why candidates seeking Maryland's top office are fighting for the votes of county residents.
"Baltimore County is...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Catholic senior distance runner Ellie Gonzalez didn't slow down for a minute this year as she completed a fine four-year career in cross country and track.
Boys' Latin senior lacrosse standout Shack Stanwick also proved to be a step ahead of the rest in...
| May 27, 2014
| 1:26 PM
In bold black letters across the back of Calloway Lee's Catonsville High wrestling hoodie are two words: Bone Crusher.
Take a quick glance at the senior heavyweight wrestler's 5-foot-9, 220-pound frame and couple that with his accolades as the captain...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
On Tuesday, the sky a clear blue, the temperature in the 70s with just the right bit of breeze, the beautiful day served as the backdrop for a heartwarming event at St. Paul's School for Girls in Lutherville.
For the ninth year in a row, the private...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Michael Spinosa overflows with enthusiasm about the team that helped his Columbia company figure out new strategies for growth — at no charge.
That might not sound like economic development, if your conception of it is multimillion-dollar...
| May 8, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Why get so complicated about prayer before government meetings ("Carroll commissioners to discuss handling of sectarian prayers Thursday," May 6)?
Wouldn't it be satisfactory for the person in charge of a government meeting to say: "Now we will begin...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:50 PM
A record Preakness crowd saw the Kentucky Derby winner streak to victory Saturday at Pimlico Race Course, tantalizing fans with the possibility that California Chrome will be the first horse in nearly four decades to win racing's coveted Triple Crown....
| May 18, 2014
| 7:51 PM
When he was at Sunset Elementary School in Pasadena, Glynn Davis was the fastest runner in his class. He recalls that the school held a field day every year, and he was never defeated in the 100-yard dash.
Davis, 22, is using that speed as a center...