Author Archives: Stephanie Cornish

  • Wizards Sweep Raptors in First Round, 4-0

    Seven Washington players scored double digits—including Brad Beal with a game-high 23 points—as the Wizards made history with a 125-94 blowout victory over the Toronto Raptors in Game Four of the Eastern Conference first round series on April 26 in D.C. The win gives Washington a 4-0 sweep over ...

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  • Grant Hill Among New Owners of Atlanta Hawks

    Seven-time NBA All-Star Grant Hill is among the new owners of the Atlanta Hawks, the franchise announced April 22. Hill is part of an ownership group led by billionaire Antony Ressler, who is also joined by private equity investor Richard Schnall, Spanx founder Sara Blakely and her husband, ...

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  • Baltimore Clergy Speak Out on Death of Freddie Gray

    As the family of a 25-year-old man who died in police custody prepared to begin mourning their loss, his arrest and death became the focus of Sunday messages delivered by ministers in some Baltimore area churches. A regional clergy organization, the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance, ...

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  • Another Viewpoint: ‘The Saga of Sam Continues’

    As a child, I was among the fortunate.  Jim Crow and poverty were around me, but none of this touched me directly.  I had my group of buddies, and although we hadn’t experienced hard knocks, we were tough enough. I lived in an upper middle-class neighborhood, and my parents were employed ...

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  • Orioles Lose Five Straight before Ending Slump

    The Baltimore Orioles fell into a small funk this past week, losing five straight games, April 20-25. The O’s lost to the Boston Red Sox on Monday in the last game of a four-game series, and then was swept in a three-game series by the Blue Jays in Toronto.  Baltimore then lost to the Red ...

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  • Wizards Open up 3-0 Series Lead over Toronto

    The Washington Wizards came into their series against the Toronto Raptors as the underdog, but they quickly turned themselves into the favorites after two impressive road wins to open up the series. Washington kicked off the series with a 93-86 overtime win April 18 to stun the home Toronto ...

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  • Are the Wizards Ready for Atlanta?

    The Washington Wizards aren’t out of the woods yet, but they’re up 3-0 against the Toronto Raptors in a series that history says will end soon and favorably for the lower-seeded Wizards. Washington has outplayed Toronto at every turn, but there’s always room for improvement, ...

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  • Heroin Treatment and Prevention Taskforce

    Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake and Baltimore Health Commissioner Dr. Leana Wen will be holding the second community forum for the Heroin Treatment and Prevention Taskforce, 6:30 to 9 p.m., April 23, at East Baltimore Development, 1731 E. Chase Street. The taskforce was convened last fall by ...

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