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South Maryland News
St. Mary’s school briefsWeisner named assistant principal at Margaret Brent Sarah Weisner has been app
St. Mary’s school briefs
South Maryland News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Weisner named assistant principal at Margaret Brent Sarah Weisner has been appointed as an assistant principal at Margaret Brent Middle School effective Monday, Aug. 31. Weisner most recently served as an instructional resource teacher at Margaret... Read more
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South Maryland News
Shlegle, Lumpkins to wedDenise Shlegle of Leonardtown is engaged to marry Robert Lance Lumpkins of Leon
Shlegle, Lumpkins to wed
South Maryland News / Posted 55 minutes ago
Denise Shlegle of Leonardtown is engaged to marry Robert Lance Lumpkins of Leonardtown. The bride to be has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Towson University in accounting and works as a CPA at Askey, Askey and Associates. She is the daughter... Read more
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Daily Press
NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 2Here's a look at the wide variety of results for state players in the second we
NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 2
Daily Press / Posted 5 hours ago
Here's a look at the wide variety of results for state players in the second week of preseason games: Arizona Cardinals: 82 LS Mike Leach (William and Mary): Did long snapping. 1 QB Phillip Sims (Alabama, U.Va., Winston-Salem State, Oscar Smith... Read more
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ESPN
East Carolina Pirates starting quarterback Kurt Benkert out for yearGREENVILLE, N.C. -- East Carolina said quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the s
East Carolina Pirates starting quarterback Kurt Benkert out for year
ESPN / Posted 13 hours ago
GREENVILLE, N.C. -- East Carolina said quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the season with a knee injury that came a week after the sophomore was named the starter. The school said Benkert felt discomfort in his right knee after Tuesday's practice,... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Young skill players to make impact for WVUThe names listed at wide receiver for the 2015 campaign do not carry the weight
Young skill players to make impact for WVU
Weirton Daily Times / Posted 17 hours ago
The names listed at wide receiver for the 2015 campaign do not carry the weight of past Mountaineers like Tavon Austin, Stedman Bailey, Mario Alford or Kevin White (in fact, only three have actually started a game), but receivers coach Lonnie... Read more
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TribLIVE
Highlands’ Lineburg ready to blitz Allegheny Conference opponentsJordan Lineburg couldn't contain his smile when discussing his role in Highland
Highlands’ Lineburg ready to blitz Allegheny Conference opponents
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Jordan Lineburg couldn't contain his smile when discussing his role in Highlands defense this year. “We're a blitzing team. I'm coming off that edge all the time, and a lot of the times I'm unblocked,” the senior outside linebacker/wide receiver... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois weighing options at point guard after Tracy Abrams injuryIllinois point guard Tracy Abrams will appeal to the NCAA for a medical hardshi
Illinois weighing options at point guard after Tracy Abrams injury
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Illinois point guard Tracy Abrams will appeal to the NCAA for a medical hardship waiver in hopes of getting a sixth season in Champaign after back-to-back season-ending knee injuries. That could benefit the Illini's future. But for now, plenty of... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
ECU's starting QB will miss entire season due to knee injuryGREENVILLE, NC (AP) — East Carolina says quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the
ECU's starting QB will miss entire season due to knee injury
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
GREENVILLE, NC (AP) — East Carolina says quarterback Kurt Benkert will miss the season with a knee injury that comes a week after the sophomore was named the starter. The school says Benkert felt discomfort in his right knee after Tuesday’s practice,... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Holy Cross Football Coaches Stage Epic WWE Reenactment At PracticeLinebackers coach Alex Bresner seemed to have this match in the bag after a few
Holy Cross Football Coaches Stage Epic WWE Reenactment At Practice
New England Sports Network / Posted yesterday
Linebackers coach Alex Bresner seemed to have this match in the bag after a few Ric Flair-esque moves. He followed by throwing tight ends coach Steve Cully against the “ropes” and looking to clothesline him, but Cully endured the blow and whipped out... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
ECU loses starting QB for season with knee injuryEast Carolina sophomore quarterback Kurt Benkert, who was named the starter for
ECU loses starting QB for season with knee injury
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
East Carolina sophomore quarterback Kurt Benkert, who was named the starter for the season opener against Towson on Sept. 5, will be sidelined for the 2015 season because of a right knee injury. In a press release from ECU Sports Information,... Read more
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The News & Observer
ECU QB Kurt Benkert out for season with knee injury | News & Observer August 26, 2015 Sophomore won starting job in camp Was
ECU QB Kurt Benkert out for season with knee injury
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
| News & Observer August 26, 2015 Sophomore won starting job in camp Was hoping to replace record-breaker Shane Carden Blake Kemp, Cody Keith... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Overall crime down in Baltimore County, though homicides increaseDespite an increase in homicides, overall crime in Baltimore County continued t
Overall crime down in Baltimore County, though homicides increase
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Despite an increase in homicides, overall crime in Baltimore County continued to decrease in 2014, officials said Wednesday. Twenty-five people were killed in homicides in 2014, up from 20 the year before. Police officials said the five-year average... Read more
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The Express-Times
Nazareth Area High School marching band 2015 profileNazareth Area High School Marching Band Total number of band and color guard m
Nazareth Area High School marching band 2015 profile
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Nazareth Area High School Marching Band Total number of band and color guard members: 95 Halftime show theme/music: "Every Which Way" by Gary Gilroy/ arr. Rick Hilborn Major competitions this fall: Hempfield High School on Sept. 19; Downingtown... Read more
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The Daily Record
Rockin’ Jump coming to TowsonRockin’ Jump, a Pleasanton, Calif.-based company that operates trampoline parks
Rockin’ Jump coming to Towson
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Rockin’ Jump, a Pleasanton, Calif.-based company that operates trampoline parks, will open a franchise location at 8855 Orchard Tree Lane in Towson in October, company officials said Wednesday. The trampoline park features a massive open jump arena,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
b's 6th annual 10 people to watch under 30The result was the installation "Counterpunch | Contragolpe: Stories of the Lat
b's 6th annual 10 people to watch under 30
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
The result was the installation "Counterpunch | Contragolpe: Stories of the Latina Fight." Garcia, who received her MFA in community arts in 2014, used her video and photography to not only tell three women's stories of resilience and love, but also... Read more
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South Maryland News
Hospital foundation in St. Mary’s awards seven scholarshipsSt. Mary’s Hospital Foundation recently awarded seven St. Mary’s County high sc
Hospital foundation in St. Mary’s awards seven scholarships
South Maryland News / Posted yesterday
St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation recently awarded seven St. Mary’s County high school graduates scholarships to pursue education in the health care field. The students were recognized during a reception held earlier this summer in the Outpatient... Read more
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The Daily Record
Towson student wants to build a better beerLocal startup wants to change what you drink, one glass at a time Towson Unive
Towson student wants to build a better beer
The Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Local startup wants to change what you drink, one glass at a time Towson University student Bobby Gattuso is on a quest to improve your beer. Especially if your beer is cheap, light and lacking in flavor.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Storm breaches trash boom, sends debris down Back RiverThe rainstorm that flooded streets and stranded cars in sections of eastern Bal
Storm breaches trash boom, sends debris down Back River
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The rainstorm that flooded streets and stranded cars in sections of eastern Baltimore County Monday nightalso broke a boom on the Back River that corrals trash, sending debris and junk floating down the river. "Everything you can think of comes down... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Special overlay zoning district proposed for downtown TowsonThe Baltimore County Planning Board is considering a resolution by County Counc
Special overlay zoning district proposed for downtown Towson
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The Baltimore County Planning Board is considering a resolution by County Councilman David Marks to create a special overlay zoning district specifically for downtown Towson as the county's urban center. The county's Master Plan 2020 calls for... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Monday night storms caused flooding across eastern Baltimore CountyFlooded streams and stranded cars were reported from Towson to Middle River ami
Monday night storms caused flooding across eastern Baltimore County
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Flooded streams and stranded cars were reported from Towson to Middle River amid Monday evening storms, according to the National Weather Service. A stream gauge on Minebank Run near Cromwell Valley Park read 9 feet, a foot above flood stage, about... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
High School Volleyball: 5 teams to watchBishop Kenny: How do the Crusaders follow a 31-1 season that resulted in a nati
High School Volleyball: 5 teams to watch
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Bishop Kenny: How do the Crusaders follow a 31-1 season that resulted in a national ranking and Class 5A state championship? It’s not going to be easy. Kenny graduated just about every veteran on its team. Middle Emily Hudson is the big-name... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
2 held in US over plot to fly drugs, porn into prison on drone Published: 25 August 2015 10:37 AM This image provided by the Maryland Depar
2 held in US over plot to fly drugs, porn into prison on drone
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 25 August 2015 10:37 AM This image provided by the Maryland Department of Safety and Correctional Services in Towson, Maryland, shows a drone that was being used to deliver... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Fear and volatility' as stock market plunges MondayFor Howard "Buddy" Goldman III, a wealth management adviser for Northwestern Mu
'Fear and volatility' as stock market plunges Monday
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
For Howard "Buddy" Goldman III, a wealth management adviser for Northwestern Mutual in Owings Mills, Monday started with a phone call from one of his clients, an elderly woman who'd been watching the news as the Dow Jones industrial average plummeted... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
CAA Announces Men's Basketball ScheduleThe Colonial Athletic Association has announced its men’s basketball conference
CAA Announces Men's Basketball Schedule
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
The Colonial Athletic Association has announced its men’s basketball conference schedule for the 2015-16 season. For the second-straight year, every conference game will be televised through partnerships with NBC Sports Network, Comcast SportsNet... Read more
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Daily Press
5 CAA hoops games to watchHow about this for strange? The college football season opens in less than two
5 CAA hoops games to watch
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
How about this for strange? The college football season opens in less than two weeks, and we're gathered here to discuss … college basketball? Specifically, the Colonial Athletic Association, which announced its league schedule for the 2015-16... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Discount grocer Aldi plans to hire 50 in Baltimore areaDiscount grocer Aldi Inc. plans to hire 50 people for jobs at Baltimore-area st
Discount grocer Aldi plans to hire 50 in Baltimore area
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Discount grocer Aldi Inc. plans to hire 50 people for jobs at Baltimore-area stores and has scheduled a hiring event for Tuesday in Pikesville. The fast-growing chain has been hiring this month to fill 2,500 positions nationwide as it rolls out an... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
CofC's CAA schedule releasedThe Colonial Athletic Association has announced its men’s basketball conference
CofC's CAA schedule released
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
The Colonial Athletic Association has announced its men’s basketball conference schedule for the 2015-16 season. For the second-straight year, every conference game will be televised through partnerships with NBC Sports Network, Comcast SportsNet... Read more
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The Daily Record
Ober|Kaler MoversOber|Kaler, a law firm with offices in Baltimore, Towson, Washington, D.C., and
Ober|Kaler Movers
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Ober|Kaler, a law firm with offices in Baltimore, Towson, Washington, D.C., and Falls Church, Va., recently had five of its attorneys named Lawyer of the Year in Baltimore in different categories by Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first... Read more
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The Daily Record
Ober|Kaler MoversOber|Kaler, a law firm with offices in Baltimore, Towson, Washington, D.C., and
Ober|Kaler Movers
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
Ober|Kaler, a law firm with offices in Baltimore, Towson, Washington, D.C., and Falls Church, Va., recently had five of its attorneys named Lawyer of the Year in Baltimore in different categories by Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Hoops (M): UNCW’s CAA schedule released |UNCW starts its CAA schedule at home on Dec. 31 against Drexel. (Mike Spencer/S
Hoops (M): UNCW’s CAA schedule released |
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
UNCW starts its CAA schedule at home on Dec. 31 against Drexel. (Mike Spencer/StarNews) The UNCW men’s basketball team starts its Colonial Athletic Association schedule at Trask Coliseum against Drexel on Dec. 31 and finishes there Feb. 27 against... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Seahawks open CAA men's basketball schedule at homeNews release from UNCW: WILMINGTON, North Carolina – The UNCW men’s basketball
Seahawks open CAA men's basketball schedule at home
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
News release from UNCW: WILMINGTON, North Carolina – The UNCW men’s basketball team will play its first two Colonial Athletic Association games at home for the first time in 14 seasons and battles James Madison in a nationally-televised game on the... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
UNCW releases men's basketball schedule for conference gamesWILMINGTON, NC (UNCW) — The UNCW men’s basketball team will play its first two
UNCW releases men's basketball schedule for conference games
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
WILMINGTON, NC (UNCW) — The UNCW men’s basketball team will play its first two Colonial Athletic Association games at home for the first time in 14 seasons and battles James Madison in a nationally-televised game on the NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) in... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Students move in at Towson UniversityARE FRESHMAN. -- 3,ARE FRESHMAN. FOR TOWSON UNIVERSITY, IT'S TIME TO MOVE IN. T
Students move in at Towson University
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
ARE FRESHMAN. -- 3,ARE FRESHMAN. FOR TOWSON UNIVERSITY, IT'S TIME TO MOVE IN. THE CLASS OF 2019 IS MOVING. IN THAT'S WHEN THEY'LL BE GRAUTH. A WELCOME THAT REQUIRED A TEAM EFFORT FROM STUDENTS TO STAFF MEMBERS. MANY STUDENTS, MOVING DAY MEANS A NEW... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
12 things college students may not needBaltimore County police are investigating a "suspicious incident" at the Univer
12 things college students may not need
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Baltimore County police are investigating a "suspicious incident" at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County that reportedly happened in August, but neither school nor law-enforcement officials revealed details of the matter. Despite a loud and... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
People%3a+Executive+transactionsBaseball The Detroit Tigers promoted David Chadd to assistant general manager;
People%3a+Executive+transactions
Sports Business Daily / Posted 3 days ago
Baseball The Detroit Tigers promoted David Chadd to assistant general manager; John Westhoff to vice president, assistant general manager and general counsel; Scott Bream to vice president of player personnel; Dave Littlefield to vice president of... Read more
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The New Yorker
Donald Trump and the White NationalistsPlumbing Trump’s psyche is as productive as asking American Pharoah why he runs
Donald Trump and the White Nationalists
The New Yorker / Posted 4 days ago
Plumbing Trump’s psyche is as productive as asking American Pharoah why he runs. The point is what happens when he does.Credit Illustration by Christoph Niemann On July 23rd, Donald Trump’s red-white-and-navy-blue Boeing 757 touched down in Laredo,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New nonprofit 4thQTR mentors middle school students through footballIt’s a hot, muggy and gray afternoon in Elkridge, the dark sky threatening rain
New nonprofit 4thQTR mentors middle school students through football
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
It’s a hot, muggy and gray afternoon in Elkridge, the dark sky threatening rain. It’s an afternoon, in other words, when you’d expect two college-educated, 20-something young men to find something better to do than run around an open field with a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County fire lieutenant killed in motorcycle crashLAUREL, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Baltimore County fire lieutenant was one o
Baltimore County fire lieutenant killed in motorcycle crash
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
LAUREL, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Baltimore County fire lieutenant was one of two people killed in a motorcycle crash in Laurel. The crash occurred around 4:40 a.m. Police say two motorcycles collided head-on, and both drivers died at the... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Fire lieutenant dies in motorcycle crashA veteran Baltimore County fire lieutenant died early Sunday morning in a motor
Fire lieutenant dies in motorcycle crash
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 4 days ago
A veteran Baltimore County fire lieutenant died early Sunday morning in a motorcycle crash in Prince George's County. Another motorcyclist also died in the crash. Hubert Harrison Jr., 63, served with the Baltimore County Fire Department for nearly... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Class of 2019 Move Into Towson University SaturdayTOWSON, Md. (WJZ)– We’re nearing the end of August which means back to school f
Class of 2019 Move Into Towson University Saturday
CBS Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
TOWSON, Md. (WJZ)– We’re nearing the end of August which means back to school for college students! Today was move-in day at Towson University for the class of 2019. More than 2,300 freshmen moved onto campus today, but they still have some time to... Read more
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York Daily Record
York Suburban's Kauffman hopes to break through at tackle with Towson UniversityMatt Kauffman went from playing two ways in high school to not playing at Towso
York Suburban's Kauffman hopes to break through at tackle with Towson University
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Matt Kauffman went from playing two ways in high school to not playing at Towson University last year. But the York native feels the year as a football redshirt in 2014 will pay off in the long run. "That was pretty much the plan, to redshirt," he... Read more
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MumBRELLA
Kyle and Jackie O and Jonesy and Amanda to go head to head as ACRAs finalists announced Jonesy and Amanda will again faceoff against sister station and rival breakfa
Kyle and Jackie O and Jonesy and Amanda to go head to head as ACRAs finalists announced
MumBRELLA / Posted 5 days ago
Jonesy and Amanda will again faceoff against sister station and rival breakfast show hosts Kyle and Jackie O in the 2015 ACRA awards, which have been... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Lucy M. Pompa, Little Italy's 'Queen of Ravioli,' diesLucy M. Pompa, who was known at St. Leo the Great Roman Catholic Church in Litt
Lucy M. Pompa, Little Italy's 'Queen of Ravioli,' dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Lucy M. Pompa, who was known at St. Leo the Great Roman Catholic Church in Little Italy as the "Matriarch of Meatballs, Ravioli and Tomato Sauce" and in the neighborhood as the "Queen of Ravioli," died of a heart attack Wednesday at the Exeter Street... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. man who hired 2 to kill girlfriend sentencedTOWSON — A man convicted of hiring two men to kill his girlfriend so he could c
Md. man who hired 2 to kill girlfriend sentenced
The Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
TOWSON — A man convicted of hiring two men to kill his girlfriend so he could collect life insurance money has been sentenced to life without parole plus 30 years. Forty-four-year-old Stephen Michael Cooke Jr. of Pasadena was sentenced Thursday in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Medford hires John Skerry as its new coachMedford High has hired John Skerry as the new head boys basketball coach. A Me
Medford hires John Skerry as its new coach
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Medford High has hired John Skerry as the new head boys basketball coach. A Medford native, Skerry attended Malden Catholic, then went on to play his college basketball at Tufts, where he captained the 1994 team. He has served as an assistant coach... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Embray set to join PSU athletic departmentEmbray will work closely with the Nittany Lions' 800 student-athletes and the s
Embray set to join PSU athletic department
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Embray will work closely with the Nittany Lions' 800 student-athletes and the staff of the Morgan Academic Support Center for Student-Athletes. His primary duties will include providing services, information and resources that will enable Penn State... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Community Discusses Provisions for Proposed CurfewSALISBURY, Md. -- Concerns about where exactly teens would be detained under a
Community Discusses Provisions for Proposed Curfew
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
SALISBURY, Md. -- Concerns about where exactly teens would be detained under a proposed curfew were expressed at a public forum in Salisbury Thursday evening. A room overflowing with more than 50 parents, students and residents discussed the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Man Who Hired 2 To Kill Girlfriend Gets Life Without ParoleTOWSON, Md. (AP) — A man convicted of hiring two men to kill his girlfriend so
Man Who Hired 2 To Kill Girlfriend Gets Life Without Parole
CBS Baltimore / Posted 7 days ago
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A man convicted of hiring two men to kill his girlfriend so he could collect life insurance money has been sentenced to life without parole plus 30 years. Forty-four-year-old Stephen Michael Cooke Jr. of Pasadena was sentenced... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Towson to open Maryland's second World of Beer in SeptemberIn September, World of Beer — the growing, craft-beer chain-bar that entered th
Towson to open Maryland's second World of Beer in September
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
In September, World of Beer — the growing, craft-beer chain-bar that entered the local market in October 2013 at McHenry Row — will open its second Maryland location in Towson, according to a press release. The 4,600-square-foot bar and restaurant... Read more
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The Daily Record
World of Beer taps Towson for new locationFeaturing the best local craft beers and one of the widest selections of brews
World of Beer taps Towson for new location
The Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
Featuring the best local craft beers and one of the widest selections of brews from around the globe, World of Beer is opening its second tavern in Maryland in September at 125 E. Joppa Road, in Towson. WOB-Towson will offer guests more than 500... Read more
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