| Sep 21, 2011
| 6:24 PM
So many hot-dog jokes, so little time.
It was all about branding, makeovers and a Pink's hot dog photo shoot Wednesday night. And that's really what they models needed: a lesson on promoting their brand, a good ol' fashioned Ty-over (this blog will be...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 11:46 AM
The perspectives of more than a half dozen artists have greeted customers of Atwater's who venture upstairs at the Frederick Road bakery throughout August.
And it's likely that one of the people who served customers their coffee or pastry is...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:19 AM
Just past the double doors at the entrance of the Arbutus Library, visitors are greeted by a huge black-and-white photograph of the Thomas Viaduct from the middle of the 20th century.
It's one of 11 historical photographs positioned around the library...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:26 AM
Taking photographs of birds wasn't always on Michael Oberman's list of things to accomplish in life.
Yet nowadays, the Columbia resident says he "would rather be around a great blue heron than James Brown," one of the 300 music greats he interviewed...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 1:48 PM
Clarence B. "Curly" Garrett, a retired Baltimore Sun news photographer whose career spanned nearly four decades, died Saturday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at Homewood at Plum Creek, a Hanover, Pa., retirement community.
The former Ellicott...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 11:09 AM
A 49-year-old man, who police say is homeless, was charged with kidnapping Saturday after allegedly trying to lure a 5-year-old boy away from a soccer field in Aldino a week earlier.
Brian Hamilton Childress, who has no fixed address, is facing a...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Residents near Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport may soon start seeing large, white X's on streets in their communities.
About 40 of the markings will be painted on public rights-of-way around the airport within the next few...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 12:12 PM
As I pulled into the front parking lot of Bel Air High School about 7 a.m. on Thursday, two men caught my eye. They were standing on the corner adjacent to the entrance to the school parking lot on Kenmore Avenue. Friday morning, the men were back, this...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 6:17 PM
It was all about new prizes, new catchphrases and history repeating itself in Wednesday's episode. Oh, and AC Slater was there, too.
The 12 ladies tried to let their personalities shine in an interview with "Extra's" Mario Lopez, then had a photo shoot...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 1:18 PM
I am writing in response to activity which took place out front of my high school on Thursday, Sept. 22, and Friday, Sept. 23, at approximately 7 a.m. both days.
As I pulled into the front parking lot of Bel Air High School on Thursday morning,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Last Tuesday, Baltimore had its first live on-air mayoral debate among all the candidates, including incumbent Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
WMAR (Channel 2), Baltimore's ABC affiliate, didn't cover the event at all.
WBAL (Channel 11), the city's NBC...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Tamara Jensen had a dilemma.
When she and her husband, Mike, and two daughters, Kate and Veronica, moved to Ellicott City three years ago, they slowly began to make over their 24-year-old home in Valley Mede. But when it came to the formal living room,...