Culture

ESPN Documentary to Spotlight Dunbar’s Legendary ’81-83 Basketball Team

0 Written by: | Friday, Jul 21, 2017 3:58pm

Still via YouTube/Maryland Public Television

The historic basketball program at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School is getting the national spotlight again, courtesy of ESPN.

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Culture, Lifeline

NBAer, Archbishop Spalding Alum Rudy Gay Talks with ESPN About Giving Back to Baltimore

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 3:58pm

Young Rudy Gay, before he entered the NBA. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Pro hoops player Rudy Gay hasn’t forgotten his Baltimore roots.

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Links

Wednesday Morning Headlines: Good Vibes at Fourth of July Parades; Local Player Makes Himself Known in City Basketball Circuit; and More

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 05, 2017 7:25am

Fourth of July parades bring friends and families together – Baltimore Sun

Fire spreads to 3 cars in Horseshoe Casino parking garage – WBAL-TV

Smoke Screen – Baltimore Magazine

Ryan Ripken: ‘Everyone has just treated me as Ryan and that’s all I want to be treated as.” – ABC2

Proven: Terry Hosley’s road to Baltimore basketball relevance – City Paper

Culture, Schools

After Getting Skipped in Draft, UMD’s Melo Trimble Signs Summer League Deal with the 76ers

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 23, 2017 11:05am

Photo by Isaac Dunbar, via Wikimedia Commons

It was a long night for former University of Maryland star point guard Melo Trimble, but in the end it all worked out.

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Lifeline, Roland Park, Schools, Sponsored Post

RPCS Senior Liz Schlerf Wins Grand Prize Charles P. McCormick Scholarship Worth $40,000 at the 77th Annual McCormick Unsung Heroes Banquet

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 02, 2017 1:00pm

RPCS senior Liz Schlerf and Former Raven’s Linebacker Ray Lewis

In a room of 111 athletes from the Baltimore area at the 77thAnnual McCormick Unsung Heroes Banquet, our very own RPCS senior Liz Schlerf was selected as the female grand prize winner and was awarded the Charles P. McCormick Scholarship worth $40,000 over four years. Read More →

Links

Tuesday Morning Headlines: Jones Falls Dumping Investigation Leads to Park Heights Liquor Store; Drone Flies into Helicopter During College Park Fire; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 7:23am

Trash along the Jones Falls traced to Park Heights liquor store – Baltimore Brew

Arrest made after drone nearly crashes into helicopter at College Park fire, police say – Fox45

A Maryland father and son linked by political ambitions – WYPR

MLB Suspending Red Sox Pitcher Matt Barnes Following Machado Incident – CBS Baltimore

Residents, police gather for community basketball game – WBAL-TV

Featured, Schools

Juan Dixon to Take Over as Head Coach of Coppin State Basketball Program

0 Written by: | Monday, Apr 24, 2017 11:00am

Juan Dixon playing for the Washington Wizards during his final season in 2009. Photo via Keith Allison/Wikimedia Commons.

Terps great Juan Dixon is reportedly returning to Baltimore to coach at Coppin State University.

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Links

Tuesday Morning Headlines: Can Owings Mills Achieve Glory Through More Development?; After Fire, Lanvale Towers Temporarily Condemned; and More

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 7:24am

Oral History: The Wire’s East-West Showdown – Sports Illustrated

Living on the Edge – Baltimore Magazine

Lanvale Towers temporarily condemned after two-alarm fire – Baltimore Sun

Sen. Ben Cardin pledges to fight for Chesapeake Bay funding – ABC2

Brendan Foster Fieldhouse, City Paper photographer and documenter of Baltimore’s punk and metal scenes, has died – City Paper

Culture, Lifeline

Carmelo Anthony is Bringing an International Basketball Tournament to Baltimore

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 31, 2017 11:35am

Photo via Keith Allison/Wikimedia Commons

Carmelo Anthony, arguably the most famous Baltimore-born basketball player on Earth, is bringing a cash-prize basketball competition back home.

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Schools

Both Maryland Schools Make Early Exits from Men’s March Madness

0 Written by: | Friday, Mar 17, 2017 11:32am

Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Neither the Terps nor Mount St. Mary’s will be making any runs in this year’s NCAA Tournament.

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