| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:39 PM
As a 5-year-old who adored her father, Shirley Bossom contentedly tagged along with him 70 years ago on daily errands that often included business in the granite-clad Ellicott City Post Office on Main Street.
The lifelong Ellicott City resident recalls...
| Jul 31, 2012
Mostly Main Street, news from Ellicott City business district: Restaurant Week, First Friday and Second Sunday and ghost Tours
Sometimes it's just too hot to cook, right? That's when an event like Howard County Restaurant weeks comes in really handy. We'...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 4:10 PM
If you’re a history buff but don’t fancy walking up and down Ellicott City’s hills, take note of the new literary (and stationary) tour at Tea on the Tiber.
Now you can have a seat and a sweet in the charming teahouse while listening to...
| Mar 3, 2009
Go here: With its cobblestone streets, sweeping views of the Delaware River, grassy commons and rich architectural heritage, New Castle's historic district ranks among the finest heritage towns in the Mid-Atlantic. It's got history: William Penn first set...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:45 AM
If Hayley Wade were American, I'm sure she'd someday be president.
A junior at the University of Calgary, Wade recently ran for and won the position of vice-president of student life within the Canadian college's student government. She campaigned on a...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:18 AM
SAN ANTONIO — This city is known for the Alamo and the River Walk, and rightly so, but don't stop there. The small downtown is packed with interesting sites, and visitors can easily get around by trolley and river taxi. Beyond the city limits, Texas...
| May 30, 2012
Phil Collins is not the first name you associate with the Alamo.† But yes, Phil Collins the musician is considered an expert on the Battle of the Alamo and owns the biggest collection of Alamo artifacts in the world.† He displays them in a pristine...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:21 AM
Obama says force an option against Iran, but will try to talk Israel out of striking now
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he doesn't want war but insists he would attack Iran if that was the only option left to stop that nation from...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:49 PM
The Republican presidential campaign trail continues to take strange twists and turns, almost every time one of the candidates opens his mouth.
The latest Quinnipiac University poll shows Mitt Romney with a razor-thin lead going into tomorrow’s...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 4:22 PM
I think you’ll have fun with today’s list. My category is: 10 best TV action heroes. Looking back over my choices, I see that only one of these shows still is running, but it’s a pretty good mix of old......
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:32 PM
By Jeff Pfeiffer Follow @ChannelGuideJP If you†missed the sneak preview of Animal Planet's new series Call of the Wildman this past Sunday (I'm still disappointed it didn't keep its original title, Turtleman of Wild Kentucky, but, hey, what do I know...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 4:32 PM
On Aug. 18, the Groupon online ‚Äúdeal of the day‚ÄĚ offered discounted subscriptions to the upcoming season of the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago. Within 24 hours, 2,338 people had taken the bait, the Joffrey announced the following day in a......