| Nov 27, 2013
| 4:27 AM
Welcome back to the bar. We got the furnace and leaky roof fixed just in time, apparently.
Today, I want to discuss a person whose name triggers some of the best arguments in Connolly's Bar history: Mike Mussina.
Every time we bring up the former...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
From The Aegis dated Jan. 19, 1989:
For 25 years, the bells on the Harford County Courthouse have been ringing on the quarter-hour every day from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The bells, a recent addition to the soundscape a quarter-century ago, were donated by...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:40 AM
The four artists in "Cross-Continental Connection" are from different countries, but their shared interest in abstraction can be seen in this exhibit at the Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House in Columbia.
These artists have distinctive ways of...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Southern High School student Zoe Kasprzyk describes herself as shy and quiet.
Though the 17-year-old senior has held several leadership positions in school organizations such as in the Tri-M Music Honor Society and the National Arts Honor Society, she...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Sunday was the one-year anniversary of the death of Orioles Hall of Fame manager Earl Weaver, so it’s natural to think about Weaver’s impact on the franchise and the game this time of the year.
A great memory of Weaver is just a click away...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Edward Williams always knew he was going to become an artist.
"As a friend of mine told me, I was born an artist the way some people are born with a beauty mark. It's just a given," said Williams, sitting on a sofa in his living room, surrounded by...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Harford County holiday shoppers may have flooded local retailers Thanksgiving evening and Friday morning for traditional Black Friday sales, but there will be plenty of great pre-Christmas deals to choose from in the shops along the main downtown...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Artists are as plugged into modern technology as anybody else these days. Not only is the proof of that statement hanging on the walls of the Howard County Arts Council's Gallery I, but some of the proof is being projected on its walls for the three-...
| Oct 15, 2013
Darker Than Blue, Casey Jenkins' white-tablecloth soul-food cafe on Greenmount Avenue, will close at the end of October. The restaurant's last day is Oct. 31, according to Jenkins.
"We've been able to outgrow our current location," Jenkins said of his...
| Jan 28, 2014
The restaurateurs Tony Foreman and Cindy Wolf have released new information about Petit Louis Bistro in Columbia, the first Howard County venture for their Baltimore-based Foreman Wolf restaurant group.
The restaurant's public opening in early February...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Howard County government took the first step last week toward purchasing and redeveloping the Long Reach Village Center by introducing legislation designating the area as an urban renewal zone.
The county announced its plans to buy a portion of the...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Celebrate the arts at "The Winter Doldrums: A Sunday Afternoon of Music and Fine Art," the annual Harford Community College music faculty concert and fine art faculty art and photography exhibition. The event will be held on Sunday, Feb. 9, from 3 to 5 p....