| May 26, 2014
| 1:14 PM
COLLEGE PARK — A record-setting season for the Maryland baseball team will continue this week as the Terps qualified for the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1971.
The Terps earned the No. 2 seed in the Columbia regional, and they will...
| May 27, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Virginia baseball coach Brian O'Connor hasn't sat his team down to talk about getting over the hump in NCAA regionals. Most of his players have been down this road before, so no reminder is necessary.
Still, the fact remains that when it comes to...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:50 AM
When Farmstead Grill opens at the Shops at Canton Crossing, the new restaurant will have a familiar chef at its helm — Galen Sampson.
Sampson, who closed his Hampden restaurant The Dogwood last March, spent part of the intervening year in...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Pritzker Group Private Capital has bought Technimark, a plastic packaging manufacturer that counts Procter & Gamble, Estee Lauder, Wal-Mart and Clorox among its customers.
The purchase price of the Asheboro, N.C.-based company wasn't disclosed. Pritzker...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Regardless of the outcome of Tuesday's game between Old Dominion and No. 1 Virginia, Monarchs coach Chris Finwood thinks local college baseball is the winner.
The top-ranked Cavaliers make their second trip to the region, facing ODU at 7 p.m. at...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:21 PM
About 15 train tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed Wednesday afternoon in Lynchburg, Va., plunging several of them into the James River, sparking a massive fire and spilling oil.
The derailment prompted evacuations in the downtown district near...
| May 3, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Annapolis skipper John White, whose USA 1162 team won the only race of the day in the J/80 class, earned North Sails Local Boat of the Day at the Sperry Top-Sider NOOD Regatta Annapolis on the Chesapeake Bay.
“Off the starting line, we were...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:19 PM
Fifty years after mesmerized motorists made their first wide-eyed trip across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel on April 15, 1964, the seemingly endless, 17.6-mile expanse of elevated trestles, high-level bridges and underwater tunnels once hailed as an...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:42 PM
COLLEGE PARK -- A Maryland team that had spent part of the past month losing close games to nationally ranked teams returned to its bench Sunday at Comcast Center, teetering toward another frustrating defeat.
There was confusion about the way the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Last weekend writers gathered at Christopher Newport University for its 33rd Annual Writers' Conference. Authors sat in on panel discussions and workshops, and also had the opportunity to rent table space for selling and signing their books.
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Five of the eight winningest coaches in area baseball history are still in the game. Harmony coach Mike Fields, who joined the 600-win club last week, said he is retiring upon completion of his 36th season as a head coach. "It's time to sit back and...