| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:02 PM
The fall fundraising party season revs into high gear next weekend with a plethora of big shindigs that can cost big bucks to attend — all for a worthy cause, of course. From the Night of 100 Elvises to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Gala, tickets...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Joan Erbe, a prolific and successful artist who painted whimsical characters doused with wit and satire, died Aug. 21 of complications from a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Cheswolde resident was 87.
"Her art speaks. She was never...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 4:59 AM
Hannah Benbow has discovered the perfect venue to showcase her artwork: this weekend's Baltimore Comic-Con.
Benbow, 24, who lives in Washington, works as an animator for the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, a nonprofit organization....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Although there's no cure for multiple sclerosis, Nancy McMullen, of Darlington, says she has found an effective therapy in raising sheep — sheep that will be featured in a competition next month designed to promote local farms and the healthy eating...
| May 13, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Mr. Rain's Fun House, the restaurant inside the American Visionary Art Museum, will close on June 7, according to information provided by the restaurant.
"Even with wonderful press ... and a series of recognizable achievements ... our pursuit of...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:21 AM
Maryland visual artists, craft artisans, designers and other creative types who live, work or study in the region will be spotlighted at Sunday's Art Outside.
Festival-goers should expect entertainment, food trucks and other vendors, as well as family-...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Two centuries after Francis Scott Key sat on a ship amid smoke and explosions, peering to discern the famed Star-Spangled Banner on the Baltimore shore, the city will celebrate the anniversary with similar sound and fury.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 9:42 AM
It's the one weekend in Baltimore when people riding large objects through land, water, sand and mud is a common sight.
It's time again for American Visionary Art Museum's Kinetic Sculpture Race.
Kinetic veterans Melissa and Phillip Smith will be...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:53 PM
The new owners of the city's historic Lord Baltimore Hotel will celebrate the completion of a multimillion dollar renovation Thursday.
The private, family-owned Rubell Hotels declined to name the final cost of its floor-by-floor overhaul of the 23-...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 2:37 PM
Maryland's own Sugar Ray Leonard is perhaps best known as a baby-faced Olympic gold medalist and champion prize fighter with a winning smile.
Yet for decades, the world-renowned boxer suppressed a devastating secret: Leonard had been sexually abused as a...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:37 PM
Your Bank of America credit card will get you free admission this weekend to the American Visionary Art Museum.
It's part of the bank's Museums on Us program, which offers free weekend access to a range of museums on the first full weekend of each...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:23 AM
Danielle Hogan is deeply invested in Baltimore's food truck scene, recently taking on the job as public relations liaison for food truck festival the Gathering.
And though she may have lived in Southern California and South Florida for more than 15...