| Sep 17, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Here's a roundup of what other media outlets are saying about the Orioles:
** Joe Posnanski of Sports on Earth offers his take on Orioles catcher Matt Wieters after his two-homer performance in a win against the Athletics.
It is becoming less and less...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Many livestock producers are faced with some short-term decisions that could impact their operations for years to come. Reducing breeding stock numbers, buying seemingly expensive feed, holding onto their herds by feeding unfamiliar feedstuffs are a few...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:17 PM
Ben Gazzara, who died Friday in New York at the age of 81, was an actor with a gruff voice and intense demeanor. His acting legacy, which included the films of John Cassavetes and originating the role of Brick in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" on Broadway, was a...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Marjorie G. Gilbert, a retired certified public accountant who co-owned a Baltimore County jewelry business, died of pneumonia complications Feb. 13 at Sinai Hospital. She was 88 and lived in Owings Mills.
Born Marjorie Gross in Newark, N.J., she was a...
| 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 3, 2012
| 1:05 AM
As we consider the shape of the 2012 Farm Bill and the likelihood of getting it through the House of Representatives, we are reminded of one of the sayings of Yogi Berra: It ain't over 'till it's over. As we write this column, there are only 8...
| 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...
| Mar 9, 2012
It was odd to see such a gorgeous day on the first weekend in March, and that wasn't the half of it. This past Saturday was exceedingly strange in two other ways.
First, one of the Lehigh Valley's most colorful characters caught up to me as I was cycling...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 11:35 AM
The Dumont Knights baseball team is hosting a number of fundraisers throughout the next few months to benefit “Putting the Pieces Together” (PTPT), an organization that helps children with autism and special needs.
One of the programs that...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 8:15 PM
To paraphrase one of Yogi Berra's incisive gems, 90% of sports is half mental. Now while the mathematics of this assertion are clearly open to question, UC Irvine men's volleyball coach John Speraw has long believed that the mental side of his game has...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 8:49 AM
As Yankee legend and Hall of Famer Yogi Berra once said, "it isn't over 'till it's over." That cute and famous saying could not have been more true for the Yankees last night as they defeated the Twins 7-6.
It looked like it was going to be a rough day...