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  • Mount Ida wins distinction as this year's Decorator Show House [Ellicott City]

    Mount Ida, the early 19 century Ellicott family mansion, has been named Historic Ellicott City Inc.'s 28th annual Decorator Show House.  From Sept. 28 through Oct. 27, the public will get a rare chance to visit the Mount Ida house, a 1828 Greek...
  • 132nd Maryland State Fair opens Friday, Aug. 23

    132nd Maryland State Fair opens Friday, Aug. 23
    Organizers of the Maryland State Fair said new attractions like a goat mountain and pirate-themed high dive show add new, exciting elements to the traditional fair attractions. The 132nd Maryland State Fair, which begins Friday, Aug. 23 and runs through...
  • Havre de Grace Art Show still shines in its 50th year

    Fifty years after its inception, the Havre de Grace Art Show shows no signs of stopping, and even the cloudy skies and occasional raindrops didn't keep people away on the final day Sunday. Tydings Park in Havre de Grace was again filled with jewelry,...
  • Developer breaks ground on flat-style apartments in Laurel

    Developer breaks ground on flat-style apartments in Laurel
    Developers from Klingbeil Capital Management broke ground Thursday on a new mixed-use development that will bring 142 flat-style apartments into the city's designated arts district on C Street.  The apartments, which are expected to undergo full...
  • Edgewood High puts its best face forward with new mural

    Edgewood High puts its best face forward with new mural
    When art teacher Craig Llewellyn came from Baltimore County to Edgewood High School three years ago, he expected disengaged, rowdy students, but he was surprised by what he saw: empty hallways. "The halls were empty because everyone was in class,"...
  • MICA's new residence hall combines pretty and practical

    MICA's new residence hall combines pretty and practical
    Teaching students about color and design is nothing new for the Maryland Institute of College of Art. But the school's newest residence hall, set to open this month, provides lessons in creating a space that is not only chic and attractive, but also...
  • Sidney S. Forrest, Peabody teacher

    Sidney S. Forrest, Peabody teacher
    Sidney S. Forrest, an esteemed clarinet teacher who had taught generations of students at the Peabody Conservatory of Music and the Levine School of Music in Washington, died Aug. 9 at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda of complications from injuries...
  • Longtime arts supporter will be remembered

    The Maryland Historical Society is deeply saddened by the death of Isabel Klots, a longtime and steadfast supporter. A selection of paintings donated over the course of almost a half-century grace the second floor gallery walls and the Klots family...
  • 'Off the Wall' painting installed at historic Towson courthouse

    'Off the Wall' painting installed at historic Towson courthouse
    When the flowers are past blooming and the coming cold months turn the now-vibrant hues in the Courthouse Gardens in Towson brown, a piece of public art from the Walters Art Museum will ensure there's something colorful to admire on the streets of...
  • 10 attractions of the Grand Prix of Baltimore

    10 attractions of the Grand Prix of Baltimore
    Scheduling woes have the future of the Grand Prix of Baltimore looking a little shaky, so if you haven't been yet, now might be a good time to check out the "Celebration of Acceleration." The Labor Day weekend event offers fast cars but other...
  • Havre de Grace High Hall of Fame names four inductees for 2013

    Havre de Grace High Hall of Fame names four inductees for 2013
    Mark P. Becker, Bert J. Hash Jr., Robert "Bobby" Parker and Clark Turner have been announced as the Class of 2013 of the Havre de Grace High School Hall of Fame. "We are very excited to add these distinguished alumni to our Hall of Fame," said Richard...
  • Even Putin can't take the gay out of Tchaikovsky

    Even Putin can't take the gay out of Tchaikovsky
    This being an arts blog, I try to leave political issues aside, but, sometimes, there's just no way to avoid them. Case in point: The anti-gay laws and sentiments in today's Russia. The effect of those policies on the arts became all too clear and...