October 13, 2013
The Baltimore Sun's three highest ranked teams rolled in 30-plus point shutouts and only one team suffered a loss to an unranked team, No. 15 Howard, which fell to Howard County foe Reservoir. One postponement, however, did affect the Top 15. No. 7 St. Paul's and No. 9 Archbishop Curley will play their battle of MIAA B Conference undefeated teams Monday after rain washed out Saturday's scheduled game. Here's a look at how The Top 15 fared. Check for the new rankings in Tuesday's paper.
September 17, 2013
When Howard County firefighters Barry Griffin and Kevin Weisenborn aren't out fighting fires, they're most likely in the firehouse kitchen, organizing menus and creating new dishes. At each of their respective stations - Weisenborn is at Station 13 in Glenwood, Griffin is at Station 10 at Rivers Park in Columbia - the men are known for their cooking. But you don't have to take firefighter training or battle blazes to sample their fare - now anyone can sample Weisenborn's sun-dried tomato and basil chicken and Griffin's rosemary chicken dish.
September 13, 2013
TORONTO - Orioles manager Buck Showalter readily admits that his team has gone through bad streaks with runners in scoring position. And he said he's guilty of not harping on their struggles when they happen, fearing it could make the situation worse. "One thing I hate being around this group of guys it being Captain Obvious," Showalter said. "They get it. If anything it created more anxiety. They know. Our guys have so much 'want to' to change it that it can create that. "It's got to get better," Showalter added.
August 19, 2013
Columbia Gateway seems a well-conceived venue for a variety of area businesses. Whatever the purpose, though, the troops need to be fed. So that busy area features a number of eateries that draw local workers and area diners as well. One such facility is an “all-American” strip center boasting three restaurants that cater to those with other than all-American palates. There's Indian. There's Japanese. And in between the two is Rudy's Mediterranean Grill (and Diner), which provides a compendium of culinary approaches at breakfast and lunch, then focuses on Turkish at dinner.