January 5, 2010
Television station owner Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. on Monday revised its outlook for fourth-quarter net broadcast revenue to a better-than-expected $153.8 million, or 6.5 percent lower than the fourth quarter of 2008. The Hunt Valley-based broadcaster had previously anticipated net broadcast revenue, from advertising on its stations, of $143.3 million to $146.3 million for the three months ended Dec. 31, or a drop of 11 percent to 12.8 percent. Sinclair, which owns, operates or programs 58 U.S. stations, including Fox 45 in Baltimore, said it has seen advertising revenue improve in the automobile sector because of increased spending on ads by dealers and domestic manufacturers.
April 21, 2009
Salisbury coach Jim Berkman on his team's approach before Sunday's conference final: "I don't think there's ever been a shortage of confidence here. ... There was a real sense of urgency that our backs were against the wall." (For more, go to baltimoresun.com/lacrosseblog)
June 8, 2012
When John Greeley aggravated the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in the second quarter of Johns Hopkins' 8-2 loss to Navy on April 21, the junior midfielder joined sophomore defensive midfielder Phil Castronova (knee) as Johns Hopkins players whose status for 2013 was in question. Coach Dave Pietramala said the uncertainty regarding their return has been lifted somewhat as he has received positive reports from the school's medical staff on their recovery. “It's my understanding that both - and obviously, Phil is far ahead of John just because of the timing of the injuries - will be full go from the first day of practice in the spring,” Pietramala said.
March 13, 2013
Surprise turned into joy as Baltimore Catholics celebrated the election of the first Latin American and first Jesuit pope, saying it offered an often-hidebound church a chance for rejuvenation. "One time, John Paul the Great called America, meaning North, Central and South America, the continent of hope," said Baltimore Archbishop William E. Lori. "I can only imagine the hopes and the joy that is welling up in the hearts of Hispanic Catholics here in the archdiocese and all over the country.
September 6, 1992
Head coach: Karol Brown (10th season).Assistant coach: Michelle Salafia.1990 record: 10-5.Top returnees: Seniors Stacy Henderson, Sherri Schmitz, Jesse Furbay, Beth Bryant, Stephanie Ballinger, Stephanie Harrell; junior Gina Hughes.Top newcomers: Juniors Angie Nickolas, Jaime Wheat, Kristen Haga, Bridget Garner; sophomores Tara Haney, Tara Dorsey, Beth Lister.Coach's outlook: "I think we'll have a pretty good team. We have some very hard workers. The county teams provide a lot of good competition for ourselves and this year should be very interesting."
September 6, 1992
Head coach: Leo Totten (second season).Assistant coach: Kathy Little.1990 record: 9-6.Top returnees: Seniors Jenny Baker, Tina Smith, Shelly Black, Shelley Smith, Kristi Stambaugh, Damien Overholzer, Christy Boesler, Aslynn Hinkle; junior Amber Smith.Top newcomers: Juniors Karen Brooks, Julie LeBrun.Coach's outlook: "I'm cautiously optimistic. We have a great group of kids and everything is looking very positive. We're just going to take it one game at a time and see what happens."Carroll County Sun outlook: With eight seniors in the lineup who have been together for four years, this could be the Eagles' year in the Monocacy Valley Athletic League.