| Dec 5, 2011
| 11:56 AM
Nothing leaves movie-lovers feeling more nourished and content than a good drama. Watching a finely observed human struggle played out on screen is like cinema soul food, providing sustenance through its vital new connection to the world.
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:00 PM
Forget the Miracle on 34th Street. How about Greenway, where the Godey family has transformed its spacious front lawn into a cemetery guarded by ghosts, bats, Dracula, and a well-dressed, wise-cracking ghoul with bright red eyes?
Real estate attorney Jim...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:40 PM
The only thing more frightening than the zombies was the traffic.
Fledgling company Reed Street Productions held its very first event Saturday — the Run For Your Lives race — on the Ramblewood Campgrounds in Darlington, where participants had...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 4:07 PM
Carroll County has many sons and daughters who have made contributions to the literary and artistic world. Take William Buehler Seabrook, for example.
What's that? You never heard of him? Seabrook was apparently one interesting character. It is only...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 10:09 AM
Halloween costumes did not disappoint this weekend. I saw a zombie Qaddafi and an Utz Girl wearing a motorcycle helmet as hairdo, which justifiably won $50 bucks for best costume at Windup Space's party.
Sadly, someone in Baltimore did not do the costume...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 4:55 AM
On New Year's Eve 2008 — when all of the popular kids were out partying — Max Temkin and his pack of social outcasts were hunkered in his parents' basement.
With nothing better to do, they grabbed a stack of cardboard paper and some...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Though dead, they walk among us. They infest schoolrooms and creep into universities. The Internet swarms with them. They lurk in your workplaces.
They are what Arnold Zwicky calls zombie rules, "rules" that have no foundation in English grammar and...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:54 AM
A Baltimore company is making an offer to die for -- or at least they think so.
Reed Street Productions, known up to now for creating a zombie-themed 5K race,has thrown down something that will probably bring them even more attention: the chance for...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 4:04 PM
Ten years later, Louisiana still makes a stunning first impression. There was very little resembling fine dining in Fells Point when Richard Saki opened his opulently appointed Creole restaurant in 2000, and certainly nothing on the grand scale of...
| Jul 23, 2009
| 4:22 AM
Tonight on So You Think You Can Dance, the Top 8 dancers will perform -- and Ellen DeGeneres is at the judges's table. As you might have heard, tomorrow is the 100th episode of SYTYCD, and there's going to be......
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"Resident Evil 6" is a somewhat difficult game to review.
Being a fan of the series since its 1996 debut, I've been pretty disappointed with the more action-oriented releases like 5 and now 6. I'm not sure why Capcom continues to attempt...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:25 PM
This season, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater's production of "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)" mined comedy from the clunky phrase that technically follows that organization's name. Officially, it's Orlando Shakespeare Theater in...