| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Everett H. Wilson, son of Eastern Shore sharecroppers who was one of the first African-American students to enroll at St. John's College in Annapolis and later became a social worker, died Tuesday of pneumonia at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Attackman Xander Ritz (Maryland) earned Most Valuable Player honors, leading a late 8-0 rally and finishing with four goals and one assist as Team STX defeated Maverik United, 18-16, on Saturday in Milton, Ga. on the LXM Pro Tour. STX now leads the...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:33 PM
When Matt Striebel stepped onto Denver's Invesco Field at Mile High in July 2005 for the Major League Lacrosse All-Star Game, he was a bit taken aback.
Sure, he had won two NCAA championships at Princeton and played four seasons in MLL, but he was still...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Some people drop them. Others leave their mobile phone on the roof of the car and drive off. Or they slip the device into a purse or pocket and miss.
Whatever the cause, smartphones with cracked screens seem to be nearly as common as cellphones...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 6:11 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court has allowed Maryland to resume the collection of DNA samples after arrests for violent crimes, an indication that the justices might decide the issue that has divided lower courts and pitted tough-on-crime state officials against...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 7:35 AM
A Maryland appeals court has overturned the murder conviction of an Eastern Shore man because of flawed jury instructions.
James Edward Ballard, of Pocomoke City, was convicted of second-degree-murder in the September 2010 fatal stabbing of Russell...
| Aug 12, 2012
Here we are less than six months away from the "fiscal cliff" and Congress shows little sign of pulling the country back from the brink.
The fiscal cliff is the result of the Bush-era tax cuts expiring at year's end combined with $1.2 trillion in...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 6:25 PM
A Virginia Beach-based team including Yorktown's Ana Bossman swept five matches over the weekend to capture the women's 4.0-rated crown in the USTA Mid-Atlantic Section's Adult League Championships.
The four-day tournament -- based at Huntington Park,...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Maryland National Guard Sgt. Darren Lebowitz is leaving soon for Afghanistan as many U.S. troops return home.
Lebowitz, who has served three tours in Iraq, volunteered for the mission.
"I'm a glutton for punishment," he said as he trained Tuesday at...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 3:00 AM
At a recent supper party in the foothills West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, a fisherman had just returned from Kent Narrows with a bushel of Maryland Blue Crabs.
The crabs, rest their souls, made wonderful emissaries.
The light conversation that...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 10:23 AM
The state is expanding a program that better connects youth to mental health services.
The program, which aims to get youth mental health treatment through their primary care doctor's office, started in Western Maryland and the Eastern Shore in January...