| Aug 20, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Here's Janell on last night's Project Runway. I hope it’s not windy where you are, because this week we are working with hats. Some big hats. I would even call them mondo hats, except that now Mondo is a person,......
| Jun 28, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Dining@Large reader mededitor sent me a link to something she described as "sorta food-related." It is related to food in the sense that food goes with wine, and what she sent me involves a drinking song. A drinking song sung in......
| Nov 23, 2010
| 9:43 AM
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers readers questions about the Ravens, including questions on the game, players and coaches. This week, Preston addresses the Ravens' pass and run defense against the Panthers and as a whole this season. One...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 9:34 AM
From the blog Michael Sragow Gets Reel:
It hasn't been a great era for haunted-house movies. The third version of "House of Wax," in 2005, was awful enough to kill off the form, at least as far as big American studios were concerned. The day my review...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 9:11 PM
When Ron Griffin received a solicitation for Lyric Opera Baltimore a few weeks ago, he had some questions. The organization sounded a lot like the Baltimore Opera Company, which folded midseason in 2009 because of financial problems, leaving Griffin and...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 10:48 AM
With protesters from Wisconsin to Libya raising heated voices and issues, it seems like a particularly apt time for the hit musical "Les Miserables" to be back on the scene.
The revolutionary fervor that sparks so much of the plot seems more powerful ...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:58 PM
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| Oct 21, 2011
| 8:30 PM
Lisa Simeone thinks the media storm over whether, as an NPR show host, she should also be an activist for an Occupy D.C. protest group is "really overblown."
"Maybe that's my naivete speaking," the 54-year-old Baltimore broadcaster said in an interview...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 1:30 PM
NPR says it will no longer distribute "World of Opera" as a result of Baltimore show host Lisa Simeone's activities with an Occupy D.C. protest group.
WDAV, the North Carolina classical music station that produces the show, said it will keep Simeone as...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 9:38 AM
Five posts ago, I promised I would report the NPR-Lisa-Simeone-Occupy-DC controversy down the middle until it played out.
With the news that NPR will no longer distribute "World of Opera" because of Simeone's political activism, both shoes have dropped....
| Oct 28, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Dickens W. Warfield, a psychologist who as associate director of Baltimore Neighborhoods Inc. became an outspoken advocate for fair housing, died Oct. 21 of liver cancer at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville.
The longtime Towson...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:48 PM
Jaime Arbona, former customs agent for the ports of entry to Baltimore, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease Oct. 20 at his Cedarcroft home. He was 88.
Born in Utuado, Puerto Rico, where he attended the University of Puerto Rico, he served in...