Articles by Jon Gallo

  • Examining my best 591 days in journalism

    Jon Gallo | February 15, 2009 at 3:00 AM

    This is the column I never, ever wanted to write. Maybe because there's so much I want to say, but don't know how to say it. Or maybe, it's because it's just too hard, too painful to write... Read More…

  • Words to cook by

    Jon Gallo | December 12, 2008 at 3:00 AM

    Title: “NBC Sunday Night Football Cookbook” Publisher: Time Inc. Price: $27.95 Available at: Bookstores and online at nbcsports.seenon.com Summary: Football and food — does it get any... Read More…

  • Half-marathon symbolizes full recovery for cancer survivor

    Jon Gallo | October 09, 2008 at 2:00 AM

    Betty Shock remembers that it was only a little more than five years ago when she would awaken several times in the middle of the night, sweat pouring from her skin and running down her long... Read More…

  • Maryland Terrapin duo outshines the field

    Jon Gallo | September 18, 2008 at 2:00 AM

    Welcome to this week’s edition of The Examiner’s “Tailgater of the Year” contest, where The Examiner selects the best tailgaters from college and professional football games in the... Read More…

  • Proving her mettle: Chris Anne Spehar's triathalon

    Jon Gallo | August 25, 2008 at 2:00 AM

    Annapolis resident overcomes 18 months of war, mom’s death to complete Iron Girl Columbia Triathlon Tears rolled down Chris Anne Spehar’s cheeks as she approached the final stretch of the... Read More…

  • Four-of-a-kind

    Jon Gallo | June 09, 2008 at 2:00 AM

    Another French Open, another dominating performance by Rafael Nadal.The Spaniard became the second man to win four straight titles at Roland Garros with a 6-1, 6-3, 6-0 victory over rival Roger... Read More…

  • The 3-minute interview: Missy Doherty

    Jon Gallo | January 30, 2008 at 3:00 AM

    Towson University?s Missy Doherty is in her fourth year as head coach of the women?s lacrosse team. The squad finished 6-9 last season, but several key starters will return and she expects... Read More…

  • Rollin? on the river

    Jon Gallo | December 10, 2007 at 3:00 AM

    This is how confident several River Hill parents were their boys would win the school?s first state football title: The team arrived at M&T Bank Stadium with baseball caps and T-shirts proclaiming... Read More…

  • Dunbar players make good on their promise

    Jon Gallo | December 10, 2007 at 3:00 AM

    It was a promise Dunbar?s football players had to keep.Shortly after their coach, Ben Eaton, died on August 27 ? 12 days before the Poets? first game ? the players made a pact they would dedicate... Read More…

  • Hostetler winning his ongoing battle

    Jon Gallo | December 03, 2007 at 3:00 AM

    It?s a battle Luke Hostetler fights every day and he?s winning ? just like on the football field. River Hill?s junior quarterback has guided the Hawks to a record of 13-0 entering Saturday?s... Read More…

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