| Feb 19, 2014
| 3:30 PM
After 15 years at the Charles Theatre, the Maryland Film Festival will be moving into new digs in May.
The operators of the Charles, James “Buzz” Cusack and his daughter, Kathleen Cusack Lyon, chose not to rent their five-screen facility...
| Feb 18, 2014
An anklet decorated with bells jingles as Priyanka Jayanti, a dancer with the Laurel-based Jayamangala School of Dance, stamps her bare feet.
The jingling grows louder as Jayanti, 20, quickly leaps toward her fellow dancers, sweeping her arms into the...
| Feb 21, 2014
Hello dear readers,
February is Snack Food Month. Anyone in need may snack at Grace Place Serving Center at St. John's Episcopal Church, 114 N. Union Ave., 410-939-2107, for its regular Tuesday luncheon from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Feb. 25....
| Feb 7, 2014
Let the music play, dear readers!
Mary Boehly informed me about a free, open to the public concert by the USAF Heritage Ramblers Saturday at 3 p.m. in Havre de Grace United Methodist Church, 101 S. Union Ave., Havre de Grace. Sponsored by the Havre de...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Mainstream indie-poppers Foster the People, enigmatic crooner Lana Del Rey and the charismatic rapper 2 Chainz will headline the fifth Sweetlife Music and Food Festival at Merriweather Post Pavilion on May 10.
Other artists scheduled to perform at...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Pride will only leave the port of Baltimore for a few months.
Carnival Cruise Lines announced Thursday that its Carnival Pride cruise liner will return to the port of Baltimore in March 2015, after only a brief stint in Florida, thanks to new...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 3:10 AM
Math isn't about solving for "X," but rather about searching for "why."
That was the message David Gertler had for the hundreds gathered at the first annual Howard County Math Festival Wednesday, Jan. 29 at Centennial High School in Ellicott City....
| Feb 2, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Howard County theater students from several schools showcased their acting chops last weekend at the 2014 Maryland State Thespian Festival in Calvert County.
During the two-day event, more than 800 students from high schools across the state traveled...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Oakland Mills High School senior John Dean didn't join the school's choir until his junior year — a decision he now describes as a mistake he hopes younger students interested in singing don't make.
This week, he and fellow choir members will...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Shelia Burkhalter and her 8-year-old daughter, Sydney, spent Monday afternoon cutting out maps, drawing and writing in matching books titled, "My personal journey."
The Burkhalters were participating in a day of activities at the Walters Art Museum to...
| Jan 24, 2014
Happy January birthdays, dear readers,
Welcome to the time of Aquarius with birthdays for: Bill Kietzman, my brother, Robert A. Browning (today, Jan. 24); Ron Mathias, Kerry Biondo, Evelyn Brendle and Emily McClaskey (Jan. 25); Carol Petrosino and Don...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 7:56 PM
Email rec sports copy to email@example.com by 9 a.m. on Monday. When two Howard County teams play, players from both teams (first and last names) must be mentioned in the write-up.
The Soccer Association of Columbia's Boys U12...