December 11, 2012
Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. Now holding a handful of offers, 2014 Brewster (N.H.) Academy point guard Kevin Zabo had a successful summer campaign and has been hearing from a wide-range of high-majors of late. Running with the successful CIA Bounce program this past summer, the 6-foot-1, 170-pounder started the summer playing up with the 17U team -- which finished second in Nike's EYBL circuit -- but ended up playing in his own age classification.
July 20, 2012
Four Maryland hospitals will be contacting patients who might have come in contact with a health care worker infected with hepatitis C when he worked in the state between 2008 and 2010, according to the state health department. David Matthew Kwiatkowski, 32, who worked as a health technician, was arrested Thursday in New Hampshire, according to a statement on the FBI website. He was charged with illegally obtaining Fentanyl, a powerful anesthetic, and with infecting at least 30 people with hepatitis C at Exeter Hospital in New Hampshire, the FBI said.
May 2, 2012
No. 3 North Harford played tension-free baseball Wednesday, which resulted in one of the Hawks' most dominating performances of the season. Senior Cody Brittain threw a one-hitter as North Harford rattled off 11 hits and defeated C. Milton Wright, 10-0, in five innings. "We were very relaxed," said Brittain, who improved to 4-1 and lowered his ERA to 1.20. "We were as relaxed as we've ever been. We knew what we could do. I felt if I pitched as well as I could, my teammates would be behind me the whole time.
August 14, 2011
Thirteen years after major open-wheel formula-style racing failed miserably at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, the IZOD IndyCar Series returns to the track today for the running of the MoveThatBlock.com 225. "We need to be here," series veteran driver Ryan Hunter-Reay said. "Hopefully, we'll have a good attendance here on Sunday that makes it worthwhile coming back. Hopefully, this can be a future event for us that we come back to year after year. We'd all certainly like that. I think the short ovals are good for racing.
December 2, 2009
A Baltimore private equity firm and a College Park venture capital firm said Tuesday they bought eCoast Sales Solutions Ltd., a fast-growing outsourced sales and marketing agency, for an undisclosed price. ECoast, which has 150 employees and is based in Rochester, N.H., was acquired by Slate Capital Group, of Baltimore, and New Markets Venture Partners, of College Park. ECoast provides outsourcing support for companies' sales and lead generation efforts, and has several big clients, including Cisco and Microsoft, according to Erik Ginsberg, a managing partner with Slate Capital.
November 5, 2008
The same Democratic wave that made history yesterday by electing Barack Obama to the presidency drowned Republicans in the House and Senate and seemed poised to give Democrats commanding power in Congress. Voters appeared to be looking for someone to blame for the state of the nation and the economy - and their wrath seemed aimed squarely at the GOP. Democrats captured Republican-held Senate seats in Colorado, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, and Virginia, drawing closer to a 60-vote supermajority that would ward off any Republican filibuster - the tactic that allows senators to stonewall bills - and aggressively advance their legislative agenda.