John-John Williams IV

Writer

John-John Williams IV has worked for The Baltimore Sun since 2005. He joined the paper as an education reporter covering everything from cheating scandals to inappropriate teacher behavior.. He then switched gears when he joined the Features desk, where he has covered fashion and pop culture for the past three years. Prior to The Baltimore Sun, he worked as a reporter at The Times-Picayune and The Argus Leader.

Recent Articles

  • From a Laurel home, Yeobo Bags make upcycled handbags stylish

    From a Laurel home, Yeobo Bags make upcycled handbags stylish

    Michele Armstrong Howe, 50, decided to pursue her design talents after 24 years with the Air Force. That meant making handbags from upcycled materials and fabrics. She launched Yeobo Bags (yeobobags.com) in October out of her Laurel home. Yeobo is a term of endearment in Korean culture as well...

  • Under Armour sample sale being held this weekend in Port Covington

    Under Armour sample sale being held this weekend in Port Covington

    Under Armour will host its Hometown Sample Sale this weekend in Port Covington. It runs today from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Under Armour Port Covington, 2701 Port Covington Drive. All products are sold as is, and all sales are final....

  • Local living: Home decor made by Marylanders

    Local living: Home decor made by Marylanders

    Give your space an extra local pop with decor made by Marylanders. Vegan candles Letta Moore, 39, walked away from her marketing job in the corporate world 15 years ago to be her own boss and to create. “I was disenchanted,” the Baltimore native says. Moore decided to open Knits, Soy & Metal to...

  • Faithful to the past: Why there's a church cupola in this family's backyard

    Faithful to the past: Why there's a church cupola in this family's backyard

    One of the most talked-about decor pieces at the 50-acre Von Paris farm in Upper Falls is actually outside the three-story Georgian-Colonial home. Behind the 1860s farmhouse where John Von Paris grew up stands the 25-foot cupola that once topped St. Joseph Church in Fullerton. “It’s definitely...

  • Britney Spears rocks MGM National Harbor with arsenal of hits

    Britney Spears rocks MGM National Harbor with arsenal of hits

    It’s hard to believe that Britney Spears has entertained us for close to three decades. She came on the scene in 1992 as a contestant on “Star Search,” and honed her stage presence during a stint on “The Mickey Mouse Club.” And then, in 1998, she reintroduced herself to the world as a solo pop...

  • Refined rooftops: Five trends in deck design

    Refined rooftops: Five trends in deck design

    In Baltimore City, where rowhomes are the norm, rooftop decks are the outdoor space of choice. And they’re not just the bland, pressure-treated wooden structures typically associated with the home accessory. “Decks have made leaps and bounds in the past 10 years,” says George Brown, president of...

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