| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:30 AM
All of our favorites for the week ahead
I’m not going to pretend that I fully understand Otakon. But you have to respect people so devoted to something that they basically embody its spirit (and characters). During this three-day...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:01 PM
There's more to summer cocktails than mojitos or margaritas; sure they get the job done, but they aren't nearly as refreshing as Mr. Rain's sinfully made Eve's Habit.
The Funhouse, a culinary wonderland atop the American Visionary Art Museum, loves to...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 8:02 AM
Fikile and Karen Guralnick
Leonard and Ann Guralnick, of Columbia, announce the marriage of their daughter, Karen Ann Guralnick, to Fikile Richard Brushett, son of Stephen Brushett and Refiloe Bam, of Silver Spring, on June 25, 2011.
The bride is a...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Sol Goodman, a retired auto leasing and sales executive who wrote poetry that spoke of the joys of living in Baltimore, died of kidney failure Feb. 18 at Sunrise Senior Living in Pikesville. The longtime Mount Vernon resident was 88.
Born in Baltimore...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 2:08 PM
There was a Lorax made of chocolate and sushi made of Peeps marshmallow candy, but the star of the 19th annual Edible Art Exhibit at Towson High on Feb. 21 was the Cat in the Hat portrait composed of M&Ms.
Jeremy McCordwon Best in Show for his "Cat in...
| Apr 1, 2012
What an early spring we have enjoyed this year! The Howard County Conservancy would like to invite nature lovers of all ages to experience this season of renewal during a free Wonder Walk, "Hike to the River: Signs of Spring," scheduled for April 14 at 10...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:42 PM
If you're in Baltimore for the Grand Prix or you're simply a local looking for something to do, there's plenty to keep you occupied: driver appearances, concerts, attractions and more.
Adobe Road Wine Dinner: With champion driver Marc...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:34 AM
Here are a few reminders for ways to gorge yourself on cultural experiences without blowing your entertainment budget.
Sat., Sept. 24 is the Smithsonian's Museum Day, with free admission at institutions all across the country. Go to the Museum Day...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 12:43 PM
When Scott Weaver's alcoholic father walked away from his family to live on the streets, the then-9-year-old boy found solace in working on an assignment for his fourth-grade class to a create a sculpture from toothpicks.
Forty-two years later, Weaver is...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Mr. Rain's Fun House, the restaurant in the American Visionary Art Museum, is sprucing up for fall. It's pretty spruce already, though.
Starting Oct. 6, chef Bill Buszinksi is rolling out an opening-weekend chef's tasting menu inspired by the harvest...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 4:05 AM
Did you hear the one about the hamburger that went to college?
Bobby's Burger Palace opens Thursday in College Park, the seventh in a small but quickly expanding group of restaurants launched in July 2008 by the chef, restaurateur and television...
| Oct 8, 2011
Five years ago, Shawn Theron was waiting tables and managing the bar of the Joy America Cafe inside the American Visionary Art Museum. Today, his work is hanging on the gallery walls.
He says it's all because his beloved grandmother — who raised...